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Grantham Library comes alive with the sound of bells




The St Wulfram's Handbell Ringers.
The St Wulfram's Handbell Ringers.

Grantham Library came alive with the sound of music on Saturday as The St Wulfram’s Handbell Ringers popped in for a demonstration.

The seven handbell ringers performed a variety of tunes including a rendition of Elvis Presley’s ‘Love me Tender,’ as part of the BBC Get Creative Festival - a nine day fiesta to celebrate and inspire audiences to have a go at being creative with 1,000 events expected across the UK from arts organisations and community groups.

Grantham Library cultural services provider Angela Shields enjoyed the performance.

She said: “They demonstrated the use of handbells before treating us to a few tunes and inviting members of the public to have a go in performing the ‘peal of bells.’ Even some staff members volunteered to have a go.

“The St Wulframs Handbell Ringers have been around for over 50 years and are a local treasure, so it was great to support them.”



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