Old Town Criers Competition - Hastings Old Town Carnival Week

Old Town Criers Competition

This popular competition allows anyone to attempt to win the title "Old Town Crier" for the year.

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Winners 2018

  • Old Town Crier Winner: Richard Platt.
  • Lady Old Town Crier Winner: Tracey (sorry, don't know her surname).

Winners 2017