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Posted on May 24 2012 at 11:22:51

Colin Bennet with a bell

The recast and refurbished bells of St Laurence Church, Alvechurch, are finally ready to be rehung.

The bells, led by the large, recast tenor, were lifted by crane from a lorry before the bellringers, including Colin Bennett (right, with the recast treble bell), began the heavy work of manhandling them 50ft back up the tower in time to ring in the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.

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