Public Relations Workgroup


  • To promote the Council and bell ringing to the ringing community and general public, by:
    • Supporting the Council’s Executive and volunteers to share information with the ringing community and via the media
    • Exploiting opportunities to promote bell ringing in the media 
    • Managing the Council’s media contacts, responding to media queries and writing/promoting press releases, articles and other information for publication/broadcast
    • Monitoring bellringing stories in the public domain, sharing stories of interest with Council officers and the bellringing community
    • Offering guidance to society PR officers, including on the handling of social media.  
    • Maintaining a suite of PR materials
    • Maintaining and implementing the Council’s policies regarding publicity and ringing for public events
    • Supporting Council officers in dealing with the media as part of crisis containment
Phillip BarnesWorkgroup Executive Sponsor
Vicki ChapmanCCCBR Public Relations Officer / Workgroup Lead
07711 563690
Bruce ButlerUS and international 
Eileen ButlerUS and international 
Neal DodgeSocial Media
Susan HallGraphics, publicity materials
Matt JeromeYoung Change Ringers Association 
Jane McCutchan  
Martin Mellor 
Phillip OrmeBells on Sunday



  • Recruitment leaflets
  • Tower open day poster
  • Porch notice
  • Publicity flyer
  • Virtual tower tour
  • Roller banners
  • Feather flags

Other Resources and Guidance

Send to a friend