UK Conventions

1978

1st UK Convention - Ulverston

Hosting Tents:

Berth Marks

Location: Ulverston

1979

2nd UK Convention - Ashton-under-Lyne

Hosting Tents:

Be Big

Location: Ashton-under-Lyne

1980

3rd UK Convention - Chatham

Hosting Tents:

Helpmates

Location: Chatham

1981

4th UK Convention - Largs

Hosting Tents:

Bonnie Scotland

Location: Largs

1982

5th UK Convention - Bath

Hosting Tents:

Way Out West

Location: Bath

1983

6th UK Convention - Liverpool

Hosting Tents:

Leave Em Laughing

Location: Liverpool

1984

3rd International Convention

Hosting Tents:

Berth Marks

Location: Grange-Over-Sands

1985

7th UK Convention - Edinburgh

Hosting Tents:

Block-Heads

Location: Edinburgh

1986

8th UK Convention - Blackpool

Hosting Tents:

Berth Marks

Location: Blackpool

1987

9th UK Convention - Glasgow

Hosting Tents:

Bonnie Scotland

Location: Glasgow

1988

10th UK Convention - Sunderland

Hosting Tents:

Beau Chumps

Location: Sunderland

1989

11th UK Convention - Preston

Hosting Tents:

Be Big

Location: Preston

1990

12th UK Convention - Blackpool

Hosting Tents:

Berth Marks

Location: Blackpool

1991

13th UK Convention - Haydock

Hosting Tents:

Come Clean

Location: Haydock

1992

14th UK Convention - Oldham

Hosting Tents:

Blotto

Location: Oldham

1993

15th UK Convention - Wolverhampton

Hosting Tents:

Busy Bodies

Location: Wolverhampton

1994

16th UK Convention - Swindon

Hosting Tents:

Second Hundred Years

Location: Swindon

1995

17th UK Convention - South Queensferry

Hosting Tents:

Blotto

Location: South Queensferry

1996

18th UK Convention - Wolverhampton

Hosting Tents:

Busy Bodies

Location: Wolverhampton

1997

19th UK Convention - Altrincham

Hosting Tents:

Be Big

Location: Altrincham

1998

11th International Convention

Hosting Tents:

Laughing Gravy

Location: Birmingham

1999

20th UK Convention - Rotherham

Hosting Tents:

Brats

Location: Rotherham

2000

21st UK Convention - Wigan

Hosting Tents:

Come Clean

Location: Wigan

2001

22nd UK Convention - Paisley

Hosting Tents:

Call of the Cuckoos

Location: Paisley

2002

23rd UK Convention - Southend-on-Sea

Hosting Tents:

Saps at Sea

Location: Southend-on-Sea

2003

24th UK Convention - Birmingham

Hosting Tents:

Laughing Gravy

Location: Birmingham

2004

25th UK Convention - Oldham

Hosting Tents:

Blotto

Location: Oldham

2005

26th UK Convention - Bournemouth

Hosting Tents:

Live Ghost

Location: Bournemouth

2006

27th UK Convention - North Queensferry

Hosting Tents:

Blotto

Location: North Queensferry

2007

28th UK Convention - Stoke-on-Trent

Hosting Tents:

Midnight Patrol Potteries

Location: Stoke-on-Trent

2008

29th UK Convention - Wigan

Hosting Tents:

Bacon Grabbers

Location: Wigan

2009

30th UK Convention - Grange-over-Sands

Hosting Tents:

Berth Marks
Chickens Come Home

Location: Grange-over-Sands

2010

31st UK Convention - Witney

Hosting Tents:

Live Ghost
Saps at Sea

Location: Witney

2011

32nd UK Convention - Paisley

Hosting Tents:

Bonnie Scotland

Location: Paisley

2012

33rd UK Convention - Birmingham

Hosting Tents:

Laughing Gravy

Location: Birmingham

2013

34th UK Convention - Southend-on-Sea

Hosting Tents:

Saps at Sea

Location: Southend-on-Sea

2014

35th UK Convention - Manchester

Hosting Tents:

Be Big

Location: Manchester

2015

36th UK Convention - Sheffield

Hosting Tents:

Brats

Location: Sheffield

2016

20th International Convention

Hosting Tents:

Bacon Grabbers
Come Clean

Location: Grange-Over-Sands

2017

37th UK Convention - Bradford

Hosting Tents:

County Hospital

Location: Bradford

2018

38th UK Convention - Norwich

Hosting Tents:

Saps at Sea

Location: Norwich

2019

39th UK Convention - Wigan

Hosting Tents:

Dirty Work

Location: Wigan

2022

40th UK Convention - Greenock

Hosting Tents:

Bonnie Scotland

Location: Greenock

2023

41st UK Convention - Grange-over-Sands

Hosting Tents:

Come Clean

Location: Grange-over-Sands

2024

42nd UK Convention - Birmingham

Hosting Tents:

Laughing Gravy

Location: Birmingham

2025

43rd UK Convention - Harrogate

Hosting Tents:

Brats
County Hospital

Location: Harrogate

Official UK Conventions

This is a list of all of the UK Conventions with almost 50 years worth of conventions!

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43rd UK Convention

02/05/2025

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