HEAR YE! HEAR YE! A new town crier is needed - Are you up for the job?
Axbridge Town Council is looking for a new deputy Town Crier - Could you fit the bill?
After 40 years, Vonnie Chamberlain, the current Axbridge Town Crier, feels that 2015 will be the time to hang up her bell.
The town council are looking for a deputy town crier to train with her until her retirement and to take on the role as Town Crier from May 2015, following the annual Mayor Making Ceremony.
This is a ceremonial role, held in high esteem, which offers many opportunities to represent Axbridge in other towns.
The position of deputy town crier will be voluntary, but the position of town crier receives a small, annual honorarium.
So if this unique opportunity appeals to you and you wish to find out more, contact the clerk for a job description and application form by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.