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Waits Video Footage

Town Waits (At Home with Healey)

Tim Healey with Charles Spicer, Edward Fitzgibbon
and James Merryweather

Maundy Thursday - York 2012

York Waits at Micklegate Bar - April 2012 (1)

Maundy Thursday - York 2012

York Waits at Micklegate Bar - April 2012 (2)

H.M. Grenadier Guards Band & Chorus

The Christmas Waits, circa.1925

After the abolition of Town Waits resulting from the Corporation Acts of 1835, the name 'Christmas Waits' became attached to various groups of singers and musicians who played and sang carols at Christmas for money.