[Bell Historians] Dubious stats (was Jubilee bells ringing)

Robert Lewis editor at f5GW_u8sHVuXGCM1bOOyvnPLolZ_s7RTWwp0PsGtpSrcxfBI0cgvXw3AJ7wDpET5wuXTDJrOnT0VC8Fjofq4ZNk13w.yahoo.invalid
Mon Feb 20 11:02:28 GMT 2012

At 08:55 20/02/2012, John wrote:

>It says: 'Britain has about 6,000 bell towers and enough experienced
>bellringers to operate just over 2,000 of them."
>Where does that figure come from?
>AFIA 2 out of 3 towers aren't silent.  And if they divide number of ringers
>by number of bells, again AFIA, the number isn't far from 1.

I suppose the moral is: "don't believe everything you read in The Daily Mail".



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