At the West end of the nave is the tower-screen and ringers’ gallery (1872-3)  from which the church’s ring of six bells exercise their unique ministry across the town. The west window of the tower contains the only piece of mediaeval glass – the head of an angel – to survive in this church.

Above the tower arch is a large Sanctus bell window, which in medieval times allowed the ringer of the Sanctus bell at the daily Mass to see what was taking place at the altar. At the climax of the service he would ring a bell in the tower to enable those unable to be present to pause and join in prayer.

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