June 28-06-2020


Rheged Centre - Redhills, Penrith CA11 0DQ


21 Traders


4 Gaming Tournaments

Phoenix / Lakeland Wargames Exhibition

Welcome to the website for Cumbria’s only dedicated wargames show! Phoenix – Lakeland Wargames Exhibition.

Phoenix is being run by the gaming Group West Coast Gamers (With Branches in Workington, Aspatria & Whitehaven).

The event brings together traders from all over the country, Gaming events, display games & a bring and buy sale in the simply stunning Rheged Centre in Penrith. With Excellent transport links in all directions the Rheged centre is easy to get to, being only 2 hours away from Glasgow, Manchester & Newcastle we’re hoping to see gamers from all over the North (and hopefully further!) come for a day of shopping, gaming, great food & general merriment.

See our 2019 Floorplan Floorplan-2018 for last year’s traders. 2020 list coming soon!

Phoenix lakeland wargames exhibition

Entry Price £3 / / free for under 13's

Entry price for the show is £3 which covers our hire of the event hall. Tickets to gaming events (purchased separately) include entry into the show.
The show is open 10am – 4pm to the public . We hope to see you there!

2019's Traders / / Miniatures, Terrain, Cards & Board games

Warlord Games


Warlord Games 0115 978 4202 www.warlordgames.com

Wargames Etc


We are a small independent trader of wargames miniatures and paraphanalia.  



Victrix manufacture 28mm hard plastic historical figures for gamers and collectors. Buy direct online, quality Ancient Roman, Greek, Carthaginian, Samnite, Iberian, Celtic, Macedonian, Numidian plus Napoleonic

the Baggage Train


10mm terrain & figures http://the-baggagetrain.com/

Scotia Grendel


We have a large variety of quality metal and resin models and scenery in a number of scales for wargamers, miniature painters or collectors.

Design and Manufacture of laser cut buildings and accessories for wargamers and model makers for Retail and Trade

Iron Gate Scenery


We are a 3D printed scenery company based in the United Kingdom. New products constantly coming out. All of our models are compatible with

Hoka Hey Wargaming


Graham's Wuerkshoppe

Four A Miniatures


Four A Miniatures http://www.fouraminiatures.com/

produce quality miniatures that we would be pleased to have on our table; https://footsoreminiatures.co.uk

F-Side Games


Online retailer of Games & RPGs http://f-side-games.co.uk

Empires at War


Northumberland and are regular wargamers.  Recognizing a need for individuality we have developed a range of designs which can be adapted to ensure that each model is

Dave’s Wargames

Wargames retailer

Dave's Wargames

Colonel Bills


We are proud to be the manufacturers of the Depot Battalion, Belt Fed Gaming & D'Arlo Figurines ranges https://www.colonelbills.com/

Bow and Blade Games


The Finest Dice, Miniatures and wargames accessories in the UK at fantastic prices https://bowandblade.co.uk

Bring & Buy Sale / / Sell your unloved Miniatures, Games, Books and more!

We will be holding a Bring & Buy Sale at the show.
for only £1  you can rent a space for half an hour. Sell whatever you like, for whatever you like. Every half hour we change over (if there’s a lot of demand we might limit how long everyone can take just to make sure everyone gets a chance to sell their stuff!)
This method means you get to keep 100% of what you make, we don’t take any commission, you can talk directly to the people who want your stuff, make deals and trades however you see fit.

No need to book in advance, just show up on the day, bring your stuff and sell! (if you have a lot of stuff and want to email us about it contact chris@phoenix-show.co.uk)

Event Sponsors / / many thanks to the following


Event FAQS / / find your answers

The show is being held in the Rheged Centre in Penrith. This is an amazing venue built directly into the landscape itself with most of the building being underground. The venue has cafe's, a licenced Bar, shops, cinema, petrol station and car park which can accommodate over 450 spaces. The venue halls we have secured for this event are a massive 6335 square feet. Plenty of space to hold our show. You can find out more about the venue by going to their website here: http://www.rheged.com/
In short. No. The price for the gaming events (Batman, Magic the Gathering, X-wing) incorporates the price to get into the show as well. You can either pre book your ticket on our website, or by sending the correct money (as well as a note with which event you're paying for and your name) to chris@phoenix-show.co.uk or you can pay on the door. Tickets to the gaming events are on a first come first served basis & we have limited space for each tournament. Pre booking is advised to avoid disappointment.
Cost for the public is £3  Children under 13 years old get in free. The show is open to the public from 10am (our batman gaming event starts at 9:30am, so please get there for 9am if you're involved with that!)
Phoenix - Lakeland Wargames Exhibition is being run by the gaming group West Coast Gamers. We're a wargames club based in West Cumbria that holds meetings for Wargames, Card Games, Board Games & Roleplays most nights of the week across various venues in West Cumbria. We currently have 3 groups. Workington (Our oldest group), Aspatria & Whitehaven. You can find out more about West Coast Gamers by visiting our website at www.westcoastgamers.co.uk  or by visitng our facebook group here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/WestCoastGamersUk/

Show Organisers / / West Coast Gamers

West Coast Gamers are the largest Gaming Group in West Cumbria. We’ve decided to run this (hopefully annual!) Event to highlight what Cumbria has to offer the wargames community. We hope you’ll come to our show, and we hope you’ll love it!

Event Location

Rheged Centre
CA11 0DQ


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Rheged Centre / Our amazing venue

Our Venue is the Rheged Centre in Penrith
Check out the images to the right to see a few photos of the venue.
There are shops, a Cinema, Cafe & Bar all inside the venue itself so you should find plenty to do!
Within 3-4 minutes drive of the venue are even more places to see, shop & eat. With KFC, Burger King & Little Chef just along the road.
Only a couple of minutes from Penrith Town centre you’ll also find plenty of boutique shops, fantastic architecture ^ wonderful cafe’s & restaurants.
visit http://www.discoverpenrith.co.uk/ to find out more about Penrith and the surrounding area.

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