As long as there has been news to share, there have been messengers to deliver it. Town Criers were the original ‘newsmen’ finding their origins in the early Greek Mytholgy, In fact Stentor, a Herald of the Greek Forces during the Trojan War, was said […]
We remember with affection these well respected Ladies and Gentlemen. As we pass through this life people make a difference to many others, whether they be friends or strangers. We honour their memory by including them here, departed friends who gave so much to society […]
The Scroll of Honour shows the variety of Honours we in the Loyal Company bestow upon our colleagues and friends. Every year at our AGM, nominations are received and the awards given. If you can nominate a fellow Crier or Consort for outstanding contributions during the year leading up to the AGM, please fill in the form supplied by our secretary for the occasion.
The Presidents Cup
This recognises the outstanding contribution a member has made to The Company as a whole, or to the general good name of town crying.
Current Holder “Fred Ferris Trophy” David Summers.
Fred Ferris Trophy
Awarded annually to a Town Crier taking part in the British Championships who has never won a major prize before.
Current Holder “Heart of Gold” Award: Julie Cutts.
The Brenda Phillips HEART OF GOLD Award
Awarded to the member who has shown acts of kindness within or without the Town Crier community.
Current Holder “Consort of the Year” Trophy: Sue Wood.
Bill Phillips Marshal Trophy
Awarded each year to the Most Outstanding Consort.
Current Holder “Cramped Hand” Award: Paul Gough.
The Cramped Hand Award
Awarded to the best Contributor to "The Scroll" in the past twelve months.
Yvonne Gregitis Trophy Cup
Grand as Owt
This Trophy has now been replaced by the Presidents Cup
THE LOYAL COMPANY OF TOWN CRIERS (Founded October 16th, 1993) PRESIDENT: 2018 – 2020 JOHN ROBINSON 2013 – 2015 BILL PHILLIPS 2007 – 2011 KENNY […]
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