Sticklers for tradition, especially one which is 900 years old, the people of Hungerford came out on a bright and breezy Spring day to celebrate Hocktide, or Tutti Day as it is more commonly known. The festival originates from the legacy of John O'Gaunt's estate to the people of Hungerford,
when the Town and Manor of Hungerford would collect rent from the 99 commoners who lived in houses belonging to the estate.
These days Hocktide is a purely ceremonial affair but one celebrated...
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