The latest peal rung at St Bartholomew's was Yorkshire Surprise Major on 28th December 2002. This was the first ever Surprise peal rung at Colne. A list of all the previous peals as well as details of a few of the more recent quarter peals can be found below.
 
Below is a list of all the peals that have been rung at the Parish Church since 1900; coloured entries are described in greater detail later - click on the peal number to skip to the relevant entry. (Peal list info is courtesy of the Canon Felstead database.)
 
No. Date Method
1 12/02/1901 Kent Treble Bob Major
2 23/05/1904 Plain Bob Major
3 06/05/1905 Grandsire Triples
4 09/12/1905 Kent Treble Bob Major
5 10/02/1906 Kent Treble Bob Major
6 21/04/1906 Plain Bob Major
7 04/06/1906 Plain Bob Major
8 30/10/1906 Plain Bob Major
9 10/11/1906 Kent Treble Bob Major
10 01/12/1906 Kent Treble Bob Major
11 08/06/1907 Kent Treble Bob Major
12 05/10/1907 Grandsire Triples
13 22/02/1908 Plain Bob Major
14 08/06/1908 Grandsire Triples
15 06/11/1909 Kent Treble Bob Major
16 11/01/1913 Plain Bob Major
17 01/03/1913 Kent Treble Bob Major
18 15/11/1913 Kent Treble Bob Major
19 21/02/1914 Kent Treble Bob Major
20 02/11/1918 Kent Treble Bob Major
21 17/03/1923 Double Norwich Court Bob Major
22 16/11/1935 Plain Bob Major
23 08/01/1955 Plain Bob Minor
24 28/12/1962 Goldhanger Bob Major
25 01/01/1982 Plain Bob Major
26 17/12/2000 Grandsire Triples
27 28/12/2002 Yorkshire Surprise Major
 
Peal: 1 - Kent Treble Bob Major, 5088 changes
Date: Tuesday, 12 February 1901
Time: 3 hours, 15 mins
Ringers: Treble: D. Campbell, 2nd: D. Hartley, 3rd: W. Watson, 4th: T. Burrows, 5th: N. Townend, 6th: R. Ashworth, 7th: T. Mouncey, Tenor: T. Redman (c)
Other Info: Rung by members of the LACR Blackburn Branch from Holy Trinity, Burnley with muffled bells "as a last tribute of respect to our late Sovereign, Queen Victoria." The first peal on the bells [sic] (probably meaning the first peal on eight, not the first ever peal).
Peal: 2 - Plain Bob Major, 5152 changes
Date: Whitsun Monday, 23 May 1904
Time: 3 hours, 23 mins
Ringers: Treble: John P. Foulds, 2nd: Roger Binns, 3rd: Robert Foulds jnr, 4th: William Mallinson (c), 5th: Joseph Goth, 6th: William H. Harrison, 7th: Abraham Lane, Tenor: William Heaton
Other Info: Composed by E. Francis.
click for larger image 1904 peal board
Peal: 6 - Plain Bob Major, 5040 changes
Date: Saturday, 21 April 1906
Time: 3 hours, 01 min
Ringers: Treble: R. Foulds, 2nd: A. Brooks, 3rd: E. Mallinson, 4th: R. Foulds jnr, 5th: H. Foulds, 6th: J. P. Foulds, 7th: A. Lane, Tenor: W. Mallinson (c)*
Other Info: First peal: 2, 3 and 5. Composed by H. Hubbard. *conducted by M. Mallinson [sic]
Peal: 9 - Kent Treble Bob Major, 5088 changes
Date: Saturday, 10 November 1906
Time: 3 hours, 05 mins
Ringers: Treble: Robert Foulds snr, 2nd: Tom Redman, 3rd: Robert Foulds jnr, 4th: Harry Entwistle, 5th: John Foulds, 6th: William H. Harrison, 7th: Abraham Lane, Tenor: Rennie Hartley (c)
Other Info: Composed by J. Mitchell. "Rung in honour of the birthday of the veteran ringer, William Heaton, his brother ringers wishing him many happy returns."
Peal: 13 - Plain Bob Major, 5040 changes
Date: 22 February 1908
Time: 3 hours, 08 mins
Ringers: Treble: John P. Foulds, 2nd: Alfred Brooks, 3rd: Edward Mallinson, 4th: Robert Foulds jnr, 5th: Joseph Goth, 6th: Abraham Lane, 7th: William Mallinson (c), Tenor: William Heaton
Other Info: Composed by B. Annable. Rung with the bells deeply muffled as a tribute and last mark of respect to the late Robert Foulds, who died on Feb 6th and was a ringer at the above church for over 30 years.
Peal: 16 - Plain Bob Major, 5040 changes
Date: Saturday, 11 January 1913
Time: 3 hours, 11 mins
Ringers: Treble: A. Brooks, 2nd: S. Lane, 3rd: J. E. Foulds, 4th: C. Mallinson, 5th: H. Foulds, 6th: R. Foulds jnr, 7th: E. Mallinson, Tenor: J. P. Foulds (c)
Other Info: First peal: 2, 3 and 4. First peal as conductor: 8.
Peal: 18 - Kent Treble Bob Major, 5021 changes
Date: Saturday, 15 November 1913
Time: 3 hours, 10 mins
Ringers: Treble: A. Tomlinson, 2nd: A. Brooks, 3rd: E. Mallinson, 4th: R. Foulds jnr, 5th: H. Foulds, 6th: W. Wilson, 7th: W. Mallinson (c), Tenor: J. Watson
Other Info: Ringers 1 and 2 were from Blackburn. Composed by W. Mallinson.
Peal: 22 - Plain Bob Major, 5026 changes
Date: Saturday, 16 November 1935
Time: 3 hours, 02 mins
Ringers: Treble: R. Whitehead, 2nd: R. Riley, 3rd: J. E. Foulds, 4th: N. Bank, 5th: J. Heap, 6th: F. Heap, 7th: P. Crook jnr, Tenor: P. Crook snr (c)
Other Info: Rung in commemoration of His Majesty's Silver Jubilee.
Peal: 23 - Plain Bob Minor, 5040 changes
Date: Saturday, 08 January 1955
Time: 2 hours, 58 mins
Ringers: Treble: Charles W. Blakey, 2nd: James Schofield, 3rd: Leonard Walsh, 4th: William Heaton jnr, 5th: Gordon Whewell, 6th: Roger Leigh (c)
Other Info: First (and only) peal: 4.
Peal: 24 - Goldhanger Bob Major
Date: 28 December 1962
Time: 3 hours, 15 mins
Ringers: Treble: J. P. Partington, 2nd: Philip Crossthwaite, 3rd: Richard J. Parker, 4th: Maryl R. Crossthwaite, 5th: Eric J. F. Wall, 6th: J. Barry Pickup, 7th: Cyril Crossthwaite (c), Tenor: John H. Fielden
Peal: 25 - Plain Bob Major, 5184 changes
Date: Friday, 01 January 1982
Time: 2 hours, 50 mins
Ringers: Treble: Kenneth J. Rider, 2nd: Alison J. Brittliff, 3rd: Jane Sharlot, 4th: L. Martin Daniels, 5th: Andrew J. Holland, 6th: Raymond J. Clayton, 7th: John S. Sharlpes, Tenor: Rev Kevin M. Price (c)
Other Info: First Major inside: 3. Rung to welcome the New Year.
Peal: 26 - Grandsire Triples, 5040 changes
Date: Sunday, 17 December 2000
Time: 3 hours, 01 min
Ringers: Treble: Christopher D. Pickup, 2nd: Barbara D. Murray, 3rd: Martyn Owen, 4th: Philip T. Mott, 5th: Frank N. G. Anderton, 6th: Kevin J. Pickup, 7th: Jean Barnes (c), Tenor: Brian Sutcliffe
Other Info: J. J. Parker's 12-part. First peal: 1. 400th peal: 7. First peal on eight: 4, 6 and 8. First peal of Grandsire: 3, 4 and 6. Rung for the Christingle service.
Peal: 27 - Yorkshire Surprise Major, 5088 changes
Date: Sunday, 28 December 2002
Time: 2 hours, 50 min
Ringers: Treble: D. Robert Pettifor, 2nd: Barbara D. Murray, 3rd: Alison J. Brittliff, 4th: Jean Barnes, 5th: Kevin J. Pickup, 6th: Eric J. F. Wall, 7th: C. James Hustler, Tenor: Andrew D. Sibson (c)
Other Info: Rung as a welcome to Ashleigh Jayne Barritt, daughter of Emma-Jayne Pickup and Jamie Barritt, niece of the 5th ringer. First peal of surprise on the bells. First peal of surprise: 5. Composed by Graham A. C. John.
 
Quarter peals at Colne are also something of rarity and are duly treated as highlights and achievements. Here are the details of some of the quarters that have been rung at St Bart's during the past few years.
Method: Plain Bob Minor
Date: 18 September 1999
Ringers: Treble: Brian Sutcliffe, 2nd: Catherine Pearson, 3rd: Philip Mott, 4th: Vanessa Humphryes, 5th: Jean Barnes (c), 6th: Kevin Pickup
Method: Grandsire Triples, 1260 changes
Date: 31 October 1999
Ringers: Treble: Brian Sutcliffe, 2nd: Barbara D. Murray, 3rd: Charlotte A. Ferguson, 4th: Celia A. Carter, 5th: Kevin Pickup, 6th: Jean Barnes (c), 7th: Bob Moody, Tenor: Howard Carter
Method: Grandsire Triples, 1260 changes
Date: 2 April 2000
Ringers: Treble: Christopher D. Pickup, 2nd: Vanessa Humphryes, 3rd: Charlotte A. Ferguson, 4th: Philip Mott, 5th: Kevin Pickup, 6th: C. James Hustler (c), 7th: Bob Moody, Tenor: Brian Sutcliffe
Method: Yorkshire Surprise Major, 1250 changes
Date: 16 December 2001
Ringers: Treble: Ronald A. Wright (c), 2nd: Anne E. Pettifor, 3rd: Ray Helliwell, 4th: Ken Jagger, 5th: Philip Mott, 6th: D. Robert Pettifor, 7th: Kevin Pickup, Tenor: Eric J. F. Wall
Other Info: Rung for the Christingle service.
Method: Plain Bob Doubles, 1270 changes
Date: 20 October 2002
Ringers: Treble: Joanne Pickup, 2nd: Christopher Pickup, 3rd: Adam Thompson, 4th: Paul Brown, 5th: Kevin Pickup (c), 6th: Andrew Wilkinson
Other Info: Rung for the Sunday service. First quarter peal by an all Colne band. First quarter: 6.
Method: Plain Bob Doubles, 1260 changes
Date: 16 March 2003
Ringers: Treble: Joanne Pickup, 2nd: Adam Thompson, 3rd: Paul Brown, 4th: Christopher Pickup, 5th: Kevin Pickup (c), 6th: Andrew Wilkinson
Other Info: Rung for Service and to welcome the new vicar Reverend Tony Rindl.
Method: Plain Bob Doubles, 1260 changes
Date: 6 April 2003
Ringers: Treble: Joanne Pickup, 2nd: Christopher Pickup, 3rd: Adam Thompson, 4th: Paul Brown, 5th: Kevin Pickup (c), 6th: Andrew Wilkinson
Other Info: Rung for Service and for the christening of Ashleigh Jayne Barritt, niece of four members of the band.
Ashleigh Jayne
Method: Plain Bob Minor, 1260 changes
Date: 16 November 2003
Ringers: Treble: Andrew Wilkinson, 2nd: Adam Thompson, 3rd: Paul Brown, 4th: Philip Mott, 5th: Christopher Pickup, 6th: Kevin Pickup (c)
Other Info: Rung for the Sunday service. First quarter peal of Minor and on back six by an all Colne band. First quarter on treble: 1.
Method: Grandsire Doubles, 1260 changes
Date: 7 December 2003
Ringers: Treble: Philip Mott (c), 2nd: Adam Thompson, 3rd: Paul Brown, 4th: Christopher Pickup, 5th: Kevin Pickup, 6th: Andrew Wilkinson
Other Info: Rung for the Sunday service. First quarter peal of Grandsire Doubles by an all Colne band and called by Philip. First quarter of Grandsire: 2.
 
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