Past Events & Shows

Past Events, Trade Shows & Demonstration Days

We participate in many events during the year including National trade shows and In-store demonstration days. Many of the events are annual and will occur around the same time each year, so here are our past events for your reference.

Event: Toolite In-store Show
Location: Toolite, Unit 3/2 The Mews, Brook Street, Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, GL17 0SL
Contact: Tel. 01594 544521
Cost: FREE Entry, FREE parking
Hours: Friday 10am - 6pm, Saturday 10am - 4pm

Toolite stock a full range of Charnwood woodworking products plus other leading brands. They also have an extensive range of power tools and hand tools.

Event: Timberman Weekend Show
Location: Gwili Garage, Bronwydd, Carmarthen, SA33 6BE
Contact: Tel. 01267 232621
Cost: FREE Entry, FREE parking
Hours: 9.00am - 5.00pm

There will be a wide range of machinery on display with some great special offers.
The show will also be attended by Dewalt.


Further Information & Directions

Event: ** CANCELLED **  Yandles Spring Woodworking Show
Location: Yandles & Son Ltd, Hurst Works, Martock, Somerset, TA12 6JU.
Contact: Tel. 01935 822 207
Cost: FREE Entry, FREE parking
Hours: 10.00am to 5.00pm Friday, 10.00am to 4.00pm Saturday


One of the largest woodworking shows of the year. Charnwood's representatives will be there to demonstrate our range of bandsaws, table saws, planer thicknessers plus woodturning lathes and chucks.


Further Information & Directions

Event: Midlands Woodworking & Power Tool Show
Location: Newark Showground
Contact: Tel. 01474 536535
Cost: £10.00 On the door / £7.00 In advance. FREE parking
Hours: 10.00am to 4.00pm Friday & Saturday

The show is organised by the very experienced team who run the well established North of England show in Harrogate.

Don't forget to advance buy your tickets, tel: 01474 536 535, or go to

Event: Charnwood Road Show at Snainton Woodworking Supplies
Location: Barkers Lane, Snainton, Nr Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 9BG
Contact: Tel. 01723 859545
Cost: FREE Entry, FREE parking
Hours: 10.00am to 4.00pm Saturday

A wide range of machinery will be on display, with a focus on woodturning tools. Snaintons are well known for the price and quality of their woodturning blanks.


Further Information & Directions

Event: Joe McKenna In store Show
Location: Joe Mckenna Limerick Ltd, 55 Parnell Street, Limerick, Ireland
Contact: Tel. 061 413807
Cost: FREE Entry, FREE parking
Hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm Saturday

Further Information & Directions

Event: Westpoint Woodworking & Power Tool Show
Location: Westpoint Centre (Devon) Ltd, Clyst St Mary, Exeter, EX5 1DJ
Cost: Free Admission
Hours: 10am to 4pm

How to start and/or improve your wood turning, wood carving and DIY skills. Top tips on getting the very best from your woodworking machinery and power tools. All welcome, DIY, trade and the public. Free demonstrations and skill clinics.

Masterclasses, from £15.00

  • - Phil Irons
  • - Robert O'Conner
  • - Joe Laird
  • - Paul Jones


Event: UK & Ireland Woodturning Symposium
Location: Hilton Coventry, Paradise Way, Walsgrave Triangle, Coventry, CV2 2ST
Contact: Tel. 02476 603 000
Cost: One day entry £15 (see website for full detail sand concessions)
Hours: 10.00am to 4.00pm Saturday & Sunday

For more information

Come and join us in Coventry for a huge weekend of social Woodturning!
We have a brilliant collection of turning suppliers and traders from across the UK and Ireland, professional and amateur demonstrations running on both days, plus hundreds of woodturners from all over the UK and across the world coming to visit.
Hosted in the Hilton Hotel in Coventry, organisers, Martin, Mike, Steve and Rob will be pleased to meet you and greet you to this first of a kind event. Entry costs from just £15.00 for a one day entry and includes the public demonstrations and car parking at the venue. 
Whilst at the event, don’t miss out of the Master Classes hosted by some top class professional UK and Ireland turners.


Event: D J Evans In Store show
Location: D J Evans (Bury) Ltd, St. Botolph's Lane, Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk, IP33 2AU
Contact: Tel. 01284 754132
Cost: FREE Entry, FREE parking
Hours: 10.00am to 4.00pm

Further details and directions

Event: Royal Cornwall Show
Location: Royal Cornwall Showground, PL27 7JE
Contact: Tel. 02476 603 000
Cost: £18.50 (See show website for full details and concessions)
Hours: 08.30am to 6.30pm

For More Information 

This is the second time we will be exhibiting at this show. We will show a range of machinery.

Event:  Norfolk Saw Service Open Day
Location: Norfolk Saw Service, Unit 7, Whiffler Road Ind Est, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 2AW
Contact: Tel. 01603 898695
Cost: FREE Entry, FREE parking
Hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm 


Event: Woodworks 2017
Location: Daventry Leisure Centre on Lodge Road, in Daventry NN11 4FP
Cost: FREE Entry, FREE parking
Hours: 10.00am to 4.00pm Thursday, 10.00am to 4.00pm Friday

This show, in its 8th year, is now an established date in the diary for midlands based woodturners. Visitors will see professional demonstrators, a ‘Hands-On’ surgery, Traders big and small to cater for your every need, even more turning and carving clubs, and to make sure that you don’t go hungry, the Ladies of the Daventry Townswomen’s Guild.

The club competition will be keenly fought as ever, with live turning competitions plus the prestigious club display prize.

Event: Wigleys DIY Woodturners Open Day
Location: Barracks Road, Sandy Lane Industrial Estate, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcestershire, DY13 9QB
Contact: Tel. 01299 822250
Cost: FREE Entry, FREE parking
Hours: 10.00am to 5.00pm 

A new date in the Woodturners diary, this will be the first show at Wigleys. Please go along and support them.


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Charnwood Machinery Ltd.
Cedar Court, Walker Road,
Hilltop Industrial Estate, Bardon,
Leicestershire, England, LE67 1TU

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01530 516 926


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