Timeline of Works

Great Paxton Church Bells - Securing the Future


An approximate timeline showing what is being done and at what stage of the project.

Bell Ringing Training

Bell ringing training takes place in Little Paxton - new ringers welcome!

Autumn 2017 onwards

Autumn 2017


Place contracts with the bell foundary, electricians and CCTV systems contractors.

Lighting Installation

Installation of lighting in the bell tower.

Autumn 2017

26th April 2018

Casting of the bell

The new, 6th bell is cast including a visit to the bell foundary (limited places available).

Visits to Great Paxton School

Involving the local children in the project.

Autumn 2017

Winter 2017/2018

Removal of existing bells

Volunteers needed to help remove the existing bells ready for transport to the bell foundry.

Bell tower work begins

Volunteers will be needed to help with work on the bell frame and fittings.

Winter 2017/2018

Summer/Autumn 2018

Installation of new and restored bells

The restored bells will be returned and refitted along with the new, 6th bell.

CCTV Installation

A new CCTV system will be installed to provide a live feed of the bells being rung.

Autumn 2018

Autumn 2018


Celebtration of the restoration of the bells at Great Paxton.

Bell Ringing Training

Bell ringing training to be started again in Great Paxton.

Autumn 2018

Contact Us

Mrs Nicci Jones
Benefice Administrator

c/o The Vicarage,
24 St. James' Road,
Little Paxton,
St. Neots,
Cambs, PE19 6QW

  • dummy(01480) 877215

  • dummy admin@thepaxtonsbenefice.org

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