Chester Renaissance in partnership with Cheshire West and
Chester Council is hosed the 2010 World Invitational Town Crier
Tournament in June which saw thousands of visitors pour into the
city providing a huge boost to the local economy.
Chester's business, leisure and hotel community are fully
supportive of this event and have been providing the
competitors and their escorts, free accommodation, transport and
food during their stay.
Organised with Chester's own champion Town Crier, David
Mitchell, the event will saw 40 town criers from across
the world arrive for a week-long festival during which there will
be three days of fierce competition.
Chester Renaissance brought this event to the area to boost
tourist numbers and economic spend in the city as well as
delivering a full and entertaining week-long spectacular for
contestants, visitors and residents alike.
Participants are travelled from America, Canada, Australia and
New Zealand as well as many other European countries for this truly
Chester Town Crier David Mitchell says the competition consists
of three rounds taking place before final – although David, as
organiser, is barred from competing himself.
For more event details contact David Mitchell (details on this