New bells arrive at St Andrew’s
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The five bells, originally from St Peter's at Aisthorpe, arrive by flat bed lorry from Taylors, Eayre & Smith, Bellfounders of Loughborough where they had been retuned.
Guy Riley, Mike Collier and Andrew Usborne use muscle power to wheel a bell into the church.
Part of the team - recording the event for history - or taking a breather?
One of St Andrew's original bells comes out.
Percy Hunt working to winch one of the replacement bells up into the tower.
Ernie Roberts does his bit too.
Mike Collier in the tower where the bells are being rehung.
The bells in place. Click here to view the story.
For more history of St Andrew's Church click here