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Welcome to Kendal Torchlight Carnival

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Kendal Torchlight Carnival - Returns in September 2017

The Torchlight Team works throughout the year promoting Kendal, community groups and local businesses in many ways.

Our function is to promote the best of Kendal to the rest of the world; to promote local business and enterprise, to show Kendal's skills talents and capabilities, and to enliven and stimulate Kendalian community spirit.

Latest News

  • Kendal Torchlight Carnival to launch Saturday Street Party

    Posted 01 June 2016
    The Kendal Torchlight Carnival team is delighted to announce that 2016 will see the inaugural Kendal Carnival Street Party. Thanks to support from Kendal BID (Business Improvement District) and Cumbria LEP (Local Enterprise Partnership) the Torchlight organising team are this year able to extend the Torchlight Carnival into the next day with the first street party on the afternoon of Saturday 10th September. The annual procession through…
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  • Kendal Torchlight Carnival 2016 - Theme Announcement!

    Posted 14 March 2016
    The Annual Kendal Torchlight Festival has announced it's 2016 theme today. This year, after requesting ideas for a theme through social media the Torchlight organisers along with the Carnival entrants are going to be "Celebrating Kendal's Spirit". The aim for 2016 is to celebrate the passion and spirit within Kendal's community as well as everything else we love about our town here in Cumbria, the gateway to the Lakes! The…
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Additional Information

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  • Torchlight Management Team

    The Torchlight Management Team are the unpaid volunteers who work throughout the year to promote Kendal and to make Kendal Torchlight Carnival happen. We're  always seeking capable and committed people to join our Team. Contact Vicky Wright if you want to develop your skills and talents, be able to say that you promote Kendal and take a pride in knowing that our Torchlight Carnival happens because you make it happen.