Do you have what it takes to uphold one of Ripon's most celebrated and ancient traditions? Ripon City Council is hiring, and looking to recruit a new hornblower to join their team. Tourists from across the globe flock to Ripon to witness the setting of the watch every night, in a special ritual that dates back to 886. The watch is set by an appointed hornblower sounding the horn on the four corners of the obelisk at exactly 9pm.
We've taken a look at the Ripon hornblower job description and advert being circulated by Ripon City Council for the historic post.