November 11, 2017

'The Swan' by Camille Saint Saens performed by Frank Steijns, Trevor Workman and Charlotte Barber as part of Bournville Carillon's Summer Concert. Information about a DVD of the concert can be found in the Carillon Visitor Centre on Bournville Green, or email us via th...

May 26, 2016

Come along to a unique Carillon event in celebration of HM Queen Elizabeth II's 90th birthday. Join the whole community on Bournville Village Green on Saturday 11 June 2016 at 3:00 p.m for this special recital.

A programme of music to be played by T...

May 25, 2016

One of the most famous British composers, Sir Edward Elgar was born in Lower Broadheath, near Worcester, on 2 June 1857 and died on 23 February 1934.

 

Among his best known compositions are orchestral works including the 'Enigma Variations', Pomp and Circumstance Marche...

April 23, 2016

 

Don't miss this unique, Bournville experience... climb the steps to the top of the tower, see the Carillon played up close, stand underneath 48 bells (including the 25 new ones installed in the summer) and take in the best view over Bournville.


Visits will be held dur...

August 23, 2015

 John Taylor & Co - Bellfounders of  Loughborough, have delivered 25 new treble bells to Bournville and will start work to fit them this week. The project will replace the top two octaves of bells, together with new clappers, crown staples and bell bolts....

March 13, 2015

On 25th February 2015, the first sample of replacement treble bells for Bournville Carillon were cast at the Bell Foundry of John Taylor of Loughborough.

Casting of the first 6 bells was witnessed by donors, volunteers and a handful of mayors from the area!

Birmingham Mail features the Carols on the Green WWI commemoration:

 

Bells ring out on Christmas Eve to mark centenary of First World War truce.

 

Bournville’s famous Carillon will ring out on Christmas Eve as part of a worldwide event to mark the centenary of the 1914 Fi...

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