Cannon 2018

The Sleeping Dragon Hobby Shop

Cannon 2018 
Sunday March 25th 

The event itself takes its name from one of Retfords more famous landmarks- The Savastopol Cannon. Captured from the Russians during the Siege of Sevastopol it was hauled back to Retford and with much pomp and ceremony displayed in its current position in Cannon square sometime after 1856.


Venue: Retford Town Hall DN22 6DB Time: 10AM – 4PM

  Entrance: £3, Under 16’s and Concessions £2

Council owned car parks on CHAPLEGATE,CHURCHGATE and CHANCERY LANE are all FREE on SUNDAYS. If you plan to stay over night, there are many B&B’s in the Town and an evening at the award winning BeerHeadz with their guest ales and great atmosphere, that would be a good place to start!

CLICK HERE for a video presentation of the town including the venue.

Trade and game enquires welcome for Cannon 2017 email, Tel: 07779020269 or 01777707276

Please remember to pre-order your goods with the traders to avoid any disappointment!

The Tournament


The Traders

Foundry Miniatures

Warmonger Miniatures


Daves Wargames (MDF Products)

Just Lasered

JB Wargaming Scenery

Lesley’s Bits Box

Outlaw Studio Miniatures / Hamlet Castings

David Lanchester Books

Eagle Miniatures

Monarch Wargame shoppe

Ministry of Buildings

Asylum Wargaming

Irongate Scenery

The Sleeping Dragon
Hobby Shop

The Games
Newark Irregulars – TBC
 Retford Wargames Club – TBC
 The Very British Civil Forum – Alt History world of VBCW 28mm skirmish

Grantham Strategy Club—Warfighter WWII

Grantham Strategy and Gaming Club

Doncaster Wargames Club


Bolt Action Tournament

Prize support by

Ministry of Buildings


Reenactments & Groups
The Bring & Buy
 There will be a traditional bring and buy at this event situated on the stage area that will give visitors a chance to purchase old/second hand gaming goodies at a reasonable rate or to just off-load all your old projects. The booking form can be found HERE. Its advised you print the form out and fill it in prior to the event to save you time as its going to be very busy again! But don’t worry, some forms will be available at the event.
Each Club/Group/Individual (non-commercial) hosting a game on display at Cannon 2018 will automatically enter a raffle draw to win £50 in prize vouchers to spend on goodies from any one single trader attending this event!