Cry for Peace

Friday 8th May 2020 (Bank Holiday)

6.55pm (Local Time) – A Cry for Peace Around the World

Town Criers and other people around the world will be undertaking a special international Cry for Peace Around the World in all manner of locations. You don’t have to be a Town Crier to take part. This could be undertaken by your Lord Lieutenant, DL, Mayor, Mayor, High Steward, Civic Mace or Sword Bearer, or even a member of your local community. A copy of the text can be downloaded from the website so that you can perform the Cry at a location of your choice.

The many thousands of pubs throughout the United Kingdom will be encouraged to ring their pub bells and invite a member of their local community to undertake the Cry for Peace Around the World.

To take part click here to register your event and enter your details.

A Cry for Peace Around the World


  • Knit and natter community grouo, 08-05-2020, Jug and glass , Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom, Mr Tony whatmough
  • Simon Bartlett, 08-05-2020, Village Memorial, Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom, Simon Bartlett
  • Wolverton & Greenleys Town Council, 08-05-2020, to be advised , Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom, TBC
  • HMP Long Lartin, 08-05-2020, HMP Long Lartin, South Littleton, Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 8TZ, Worcestershire, United Kingdom, Various staff, names to be confirmed
  • Bethersden Parish Council, 08-05-2020, George Field, Kent, United Kingdom, to be advised