Category Archives: Towers

Posts about Tweet streams which give information about a tower. They may be dedicated tower tweeps, or ordinary bellringers using hashtags to help people to find their tweets.

Christchurch and Southampton District Bellringers’ Tweets

@Candsbellringer

@Candsbellringer is the Twitter Stream from the District Webmaster. That happens to be me, and I advertise, and report on, District Practices, Outings, the ADM, Carol Service, and all the numerous Special Practices (11 events in October 2013 for example). The front page of the District Website carries embedded tweets from me and 4 of the Tower Captains. Continue reading

Marcham – Twitter used as the Dove Link for a Tower

@Marchambells

All Saint’s Marcham built this excellent Twitter Feed, including a stunning aerial photograph of the church, reasonably quickly with a bit of help from @DovesGuide and @Bellropespider. Prior to this, they had no tower page listed on Dove Online, and they now use their twitter feed for that purpose.
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Christchurch Priory – Tweets by the Tower Captain – @PrioryBells

@Priorybells

Persuading a busy tower captain with no prior experience of Twitter to Tweet is a difficult job. I had the advantage of being married to this one. He uses computers a lot at work so was pretty reluctant to Tweet at home (Oh, can’t I leave that to you? Twitter is silly! I’ll forget my password…) but I managed to persuade him, somehow, to at least give it a go. Continue reading