• "It's unlike any other festival. One of the highlights of summer!"  - The Charlatans

  • "I loved Kendal Calling!"  - Mark Chadwick, The Levellers

  • "Kendal Calling is loved as much for its breathtaking setting in rolling green fields as for its top-notch lineup"  - Sunday Times

  • "It's like Glastonbury at its best!! Happy beautiful people from the north. Long live Kendal Calling!"  - Doves

  • "Kendal Calling is the best small festival in anywhere and everywhere!"  - Seasick Steve

  • "Amazing setting, lovely people, great mix of music & a real ale tent right next to where I was DJing!"  - Mr Scruff

  • "Run to the hills for this small, family-friendly indie-dance festival. Small but beautifully formed"  - The Independent

  • Best Medium Festival 2013 & 2016 Best Small Festival 2010 & 2011, Best Toilets 2015!

Lou Conran

Lou Conran has supported Sarah Millican on tour, who describes her as ‘Naturally funny’. She gigs regularly up and down the country, MCing and performing sets, and has been delighting audiences with her naughty but nice delivery, her friendly presence and her instinctive wit. She’s also written for R4’s The Show What You Wrote, CBBC, and Standard Issue Magazine. And, was an abattoir worker on Emmerdale, a midwife in Hollyoaks, and a Teddybear on CITV.  And most recently was a man hunter on Ch4’s First Dates Hotel. Winner.

“Pretty much one of the most confident and playful comperes we’ve seen”  – Latest7 Magazine