Les Ellis

Dartmouth’s very own award winning town crier, Les Ellis, features in thousands of photos all around the world! When in his colourful regalia the larger than life character gets mobbed by tourists. Read more


Les Ellis has been Dartmouth’s Town Crier since April 2007, taking over from Peter Randall, albeit a crier for the past 5 years. The role was re-established for Dartmouth as a result of the support and sponsorhip of Dartmouth’s Chamber of Trade. Read more


With his jangling bell and booming voice Dartmouth’s town crier Les Ellis is keeping an ancient tradition alive. Read more