Oyez, Oyez, Town Crier Competition in Halifax

Oyez, Oyez, Woolshops to host second Town Crier Competition!

On 7th May, Woolshops will host its second town crier competition in conjunction with Halifax town crier, Les Cutts.

town_crier_competition_700From 11am – 3pm, criers from across the UK will compete to be crowned the Woolshops Champion Town Crier 2016.

Criers will participate in two rounds throughout the day and will be judged on their confidence, bearing, diction, inflection, accuracy, volume and clarity.

Shoppers will also be able to visit a pop-up vintage café which is being run in conjunction with Pass It On and the Imperial Crown hotel, and street food from Ispice

VisitCalderdale: English Tourism Week Photo Competition

Robbillsonneighboursday2007winner_Blog_ImagePhotographers of all ages and experience levels are invited to enter the VisitCalderdale English Tourism Week Photo Competition! You have the chance to win a Family Day Pass to Shibden Hall and have your image showcased on VisitCalderdale.com! English Tourism Week takes place from Saturday 5th March to Sunday 13th March 2016. We’re looking for photographs that illustrate why Calderdale is such a great place to visit! Photos could be of a place, event, the local landscape – there’s just the one, open category, so the choice is yours.  For full details, please visit the Photo Competition Page on VisitCalderdale.com