Chris Smirthwaite

Chris Smirthwaite

Some of you may have heard that Chris Smirthwaite was taken ill following the Black Prince Flower Festival in Millbrook on the 6th May and, as a result, had to pull out of the Ilminster competition. Chris was taken into hospital a few days later where he was diagnosed...
Mike Tupman MBE

Mike Tupman MBE

UPDATE: A press release has been issued by Marlborough Town Council. Click here to view it. More sad news I am afraid. The below message was received this morning from Marlborough Town Council. Another bell is silenced. Andrew Fox, our Almoner, is in touch with...
Guild Almoner

Guild Almoner

Those who attended the recent Guild AGM will be aware that Trevor Heeks, Town Crier for Trowbridge, has stepped down as a Director of the Guild and as Guild Almoner after twenty years of dedicated service in the role. Our grateful thanks go to Trevor for his...
From the Dungeon of the Guild Vice Chairman

From the Dungeon of the Guild Vice Chairman

FROM THE DUNGEON OF THE GUILD VICE CHAIRMAN Having just completed my first stint as Santa Claus at Herefordshire’s premier events venue, “Crumplebury”,  playing host to 128 family members at an exclusive “Santa Lunch”, I have come to realise that I’m leaving it...
Bromyard Town Criers Festival 2024

Bromyard Town Criers Festival 2024

BROMYARD TOWN CRIERS FESTIVAL  Saturday 4th May 2024 I extend an invitation for you to participate in my competition here in Bromyard. Bromyard is a small but vibrant market town nestling in the rolling Herefordshire countryside, a county of hop fields and...