Cathedrals and choristers go hand in hand in England - the lone voice of a young choirboy perhaps one of the most beautiful musical sounds. But as youngsters grow and voices change, it's a constant effort to keep choirs' numbers up.
At Derby Cathedral the hunt is on for new members - Hannah Stokes went to see what it takes.
Dozens of bell ringers from across the Midlands were at Derby Cathedral today.
The sound of sixteen thousand individual bells could be heard across the city, which were rung by five teams from Nottingham, Derby, Birmingham, Leicester and York. They were taking part in the annual ten-bell ringing contest.
The bodies of six children who died in a house fire in Derby have been released for burial. The children aged between 5 and 13 all died from smoke inhalation. Their parents have been charged with murder but it's not yet known whether they'll attend the funeral later this month.