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White Heather Hotel, Kirkbride, Carlisle CA7 5HW


The 2018 Dinner Dance will be held on Saturday 24 February 2018 in the function room at the White Heather Hotel.  Dancing to Nite Talk.


In addition to the Dinner Dance a rally will also be held at the venue, which is all level tarmac standing around the hotel, with magnificent views over the Solway and of the light aircraft using the airfield adjacent. Set in a largely unspoilt area of Cumbria, near the Solway Firth and large towns of West Cumbria, the rally is easily accessible from the motorway and Carlisle. (Map Ref 85/227553)

The rally will open at 2.00 p.m. on Thursday 22 February 2018 and close on the morning of Monday 26 February 2018.  Bar meals and Sunday lunch will be available in the hotel (see booking form for details)

DIRECTIONS — These directions are intended to avoid width restriction in Wigton and make use of the relatively new Carlisle western byepass avoiding the centre of Carlisle

From Carlisle (M6), north or south:

Leave M6 at junction 44 (Kingstown Junction) keeping in the left hand lane on the sliproad.  Take second exist from roundabout road marked A689 West) and follow signs for Workington (A595)crossing a roundabout with Asda store on the right hand side.  Cross 5 more roundabouts on A689 still following signs for Workington.  Turn right at the next roundabout  (s/p Kirkbride, B5307). In about 10.5 miles follow signs for Kirkbride Airfield and go through Kirkbride village. Approx 200 yds past village turn right (s/p White Heather Hotel) and follow rally signs.

From A596 west Cumbria.  On Wigton by-pass take left turn signposted Kirkbride. In about 5 miles watch for rally signs.  There is a width restriction in Wigton, so please do not try to bring your unit through the town.