25th July

The final town crier competition will be held at the Guildhall on 25th July

Each applicant will deliver two cries before a panel of local judges who will award points on the basis of Diction, Inflection, Volume and Clarity.

The first cry will be provided and will be the same for all contestants.

The second cry will have been prepared by the contestant on a given subject.

Thirdly, each contestant will perform a short piece ( not more than two minutes) of their own choice, to display their individual personality and flair.

Audience members will also have an opportunity to vote for their favourite candidate.

This free event will be open to the public and all are welcome.