The Ancient
Society of
College
Youths
Est. 1637

The Ancient Society of College Youths

Established in 1637, the Society is the premier change ringing society in the City of London, with a national and international membership that promotes excellence in ringing around the world.

Master 2019-20
Susan L Apter

Practices & Meeting

Oct 27
St Sepulchre - Suspended
Nov 3
St Paul's Cathedral - Suspended
Nov 10
Bow - Suspended
Nov 17
Cornhill - Suspended

Practices are held at 6:30pm except at St Sepulchre (6:10pm).

The next business meeting will be held online on 10th Nov. For details on how to join please contact The Secretary.

New Members

LEE PINNINGTON, Bamber Bridge
AUSTIN PAUL, Boston
KIRA CHASE, New York

In Memoriam

ROGER D R BROWN, St Albans

Obituaries

In the absence of business meetings at the present time, click here for tributes to departed members.

Covid-19 Update

The Society has suspended all practices and events until further notice. Click here for further information.

2019 Anniversary Dinner

The 2019 Anniversary Dinner was held on Saturday 2nd November. A report and photographs is available here.

Election of Officers

At the November meeting Swaz Apter was elected as Master. Leigh Simpson becomes Immediate Past Master, a position vacated by Henry Coggill. Ryan Noble was elected Senior Steward, and James Marchbank joined the top table after his election as Junior Steward.

Peal Weekend

The Society Peal Weekend took place over 20th-23rd September. Details of peals rung are available here.

Early Society Annual Dinners

An article looking at the early records of the Society's Annual Feasts, written by our former Librarian, Chris Ridley, is available here.

2019 Country Meeting

The 2019 Country meeting was held in Bristol. A report and photographs is available here.

Forthcoming Events

Anniversary Dinner

7th November 2020

The 383rd Anniversary Dinner has been cancelled in light of Covid-19 restrictions. For further information click here.

Country Meeting

12th June 2021

The 2021 Country Meeting will take place in Worcester.