New Bells and Frame for St Helen's

Casting Reported
The Abingdon Herald on Thursday 5th January 2006 on page 19 had a report, including a dramatic picture, of the casting at the Whitechapel foundry of the new bells for St Helen's.

Lottery Funding Reported
The grant from the Awards for All lottery fund for sound control was reported in the Abingdon Herald and Oxford Mail on Friday 11th November 2005.

Central TV Report
Tim Pett of the Abingdon band being interviewed in St Helen's ringing chamber by the ITV Central News presenter for a report on the Bells Appeal broadcast at 6.25pm on Sunday 5th December 2004

Oxford Mail Feature
The Bells Appeal featured prominently in the Oxford Mail daily evening newspaper on Saturday 4th December.  The report included a large picture of Abingdon ringer Helen Beaumont amongst the bells on the old frame.