Decision details

Position of Town Crier

Decision Maker: Full Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Council considered the position of Town Crier for Witney for the forthcoming municipal year.


Members agreed that it had been a difficult year and the incumbent of this position had done a good job in the circumstances. Members agreed that the current arrangements should stay in place for another year, but a volunteer recruitment process should take place for the next.




1.      That, the current arrangements for the position of Town Crier of Witney continue for the new municipal year.

2.      That, a recruitment process for this position takes place for the year 2022-23.

Publication date: 28/06/2021

Date of decision: 28/06/2021

Decided at meeting: 28/06/2021 - Full Council