We rang today on St Andrews Day, for the Graduation ceremonies at the University of St Andrews. We rang at 9am before the chapel service, and then before and after each of the two Graduation ceremonies.
Above: Watching the live stream of the ceremony, as we wait in the tower to ring.
We rang a Quarter Peal after the morning ceremony:
1. Simon Chadwick
2. Rachel C. Williamson
3. Peter C Jupp
4. D K Malloch
5. Peter Kirton (c)
6. Al J Rossin
First quarter peal: 6. For the graduations at the University of St Andrews on St Andrews Day, and to welcome the new Principal.
Above: The quater peal band.
Above: ringers outside the tower
Above: Ringers inside Janetta's ice-cream parlour
Above: practicing on handbells during a break between ringing
Above: this afternoon's ringers
Above: the academic procession, led by the mace-bearers, enters through the archway under the base of the tower, while we ring for them.
Labels: Ceremony, Graduation, Quarter peal, ringing, St Andrews, St Salvator, university