Rochester Cathedral

Company of Bell Ringers


 Founded 1904

Ringing Times


The bells are rung most Sunday mornings between 8:45 and 9:45 for Mattins, although for some major Festivals we will ring between 9:30 and 10:30.

Please note:

Sunday 11th September - Ringing 9:30 - 10:30

Sunday 18th September - NO RINGING

Sunday 25th September - Ringing 9:30 - 10:30


We practise at the Cathedral most Thursday evenings, between 7:30 and 9:15. Access to the tower is only available between 7:30 and 8:00.

If you are making a special trip to join us for a practice or Sunday ringing, please contact us to confirm the times.

KCACR Rochester District 10-bell practices

The next advanced 10-bell practice will be on Thursday 29th September. Methods to be chosen from Cambridge S Royal, Yorkshire S Royal, Kent TB Royal, Little Bob Royal, Grandsire Caters, Stedman Caters.

There will be KCACR Rochester District 10-bell practices on the following dates in 2016:
31st March, 30th June, 29th September and 29th December.

Methods to selected from Grandsire Caters, Erin Caters, Stedman Caters, Little Bob Royal, Kent Treble Bob Royal, Cambridge Surprise Royal, Yorkshire Surprise Royal