Eastbourne's Church Bells

Eastbourne in East Sussex has five rings of bells

Visitors are most welcome at all our towers

as are those interested in learning to ring


St Mary the Virgin, Church Street, Old Town BN21 1BW

8 bells in F 15-2-22 Dove entry

Practices are held at the parish church on Tuesday evenings 7.30-9.00

Tuesday practices can be combined locally, please check before arriving

Sunday ringing is 9.15-9.45 am. Church website

Enter via the north door (under the arch). If arriving late please call 07398 495919 for entry

Access via spiral staircase located inside the church adjacent to font


Christ Church with St Philip, Seaside BN22 7NN

8 bells in G# 8-3-0 Dove entry

Practices are held on Tuesday evenings 7.30-9.00

Tuesday practices can be combined locally, please check before arriving

Sunday ringing is 10.00-10.30 am. Church website

Access via spiral staircase located outside at base of tower


All Saints', Grange Road, Meads BN21 4HE

8 bells in E 18-1-0 Dove entry

Practices are held on Monday evenings 7.30-9.00

Sunday ringing is 9.30-10.00 am. Church website

Access via spiral staircase located outside at base of tower


St Saviour and St Peter, South Street, Town Centre BN21 4UT

10 bells in D 24-1-23 Dove entry

Practices are held quarterly (Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct) on 1st Tuesday evenings 7.30-9.00

Sunday service ringing takes place on the last Sunday every month 10.00-10.30 am. Church website

Access via spiral staircase located inside church porch


St Mary the Virgin, Church Street, Willingdon BN20 9HT

6 bells in Ab 10-1-14 Dove entry

Practices are held on Thursday evenings 7.30-8.30

Sunday ringing is 6.00-6.30 pm. Church website

Ground floor ring, entrance located outside at base of tower


Additionally, the following towers are within striking distance of Eastbourne

Alfriston, St Andrew

Hailsham, St Mary

Pevensey, St Nicholas

Seaford, St Leonard

Westham, St Mary the Virgin

See all Sussex towers at SCACR