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Friday, 29 October 2010
News Clipping: Oyez, Oyez, Oyez, we have a winner!
Traditionally the winner of the previous year's Town Crier contest hosts the next year's so Chris Brown, Town Crier of Wimborne Minster, who won last year hosted last weekend's competition. Seven criers from across Dorset gathered in the town, taking up their "Crying Position" on the Church House steps - with the judges having to assess each crier on diction, inflection, volume and clarity.