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
Placeholder Image
Placeholder Image
Placeholder Image
Placeholder Image


  • Ancre Somme Association Scotland , 08-05-2020, Bathgate Town Centre, West Lothian, United Kingdom, Unknown tbc
  • Eastrington Parish Council, 08-05-2020, Eastrington Village Hall , North Humberside, United Kingdom, Rev Lyn Kennerdy
  • Thetford Town Council, 08-05-2020, The Market Square Thetford, Norfolk, United Kingdom, Harry Turberville Thetford Town Crier
  • Skegness Town Council, 08-05-2020, Tower Gardens Skegness, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom, Steve O'Dare Skegness Town Crier
  • St. Enoder Parish, 08-05-2020, Working Men’s Club, Cornwall, United Kingdom, Tbc