Hillhead 2018

  • Quarrying
  • Construction
  • Recycling

26-28 June 2018

Hillhead Quarry Buxton UK

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Where does the event take place?

At the Hillhead Quarry, Harpur Hill, Nr Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 9PR

What are the dates of the show?

The exhibition takes place from 26th to 28th June 2018

What are the opening times?

Tuesday 26 June 08:30 – 18:00

Wednesday 27 June 08:30 – 18:00

Thursday 28 June 08:30 – 16:30

Is there a cost to visit?

No, Hillhead is free to attend to all visitors

What can I expect to see at the exhibition?

Hillhead is the biggest exhibition of its kind in the world and showcases the latest products, services and equipment for the quarrying, construction and recycling industries. Hillhead also provides a unique opportunity to see the equipment in action across four live demonstration areas.

How can I register to attend the event?

Registration for Hillhead 2018 is now open. It is free, quick and easy. Simply click here to access the registration site, enter your details and receive your entry badge by your chosen method. By pre-registering you will avoid queues on the day.

Can I attend more than one day?

Yes, with so much to see, it is likely you will want to return for a second or third day.

Can children attend the exhibition?

NO.  Due to the nature of the event, children under the age of 16 will not be admitted to the show under any circumstances.

What should I wear?

Hillhead takes place in a live quarry environment, so you are advised to wear sturdy, suitable footwear. NO SANDALS OR FLIP FLOPS!

Also allow for British summer weather - rain coats and sun cream. 

Is there car parking at the event?

Yes, car parking is free at Hillhead and we have plenty of car parking space available with shuttle busses to drop you off at the Registration Pavilion.

Can I travel by train?

Yes. Buxton Station is approximately 3km from the showground. For details of services visit National Rail Enquiries.

Where can I stay?

Accommodation in the area surrounding Hillhead is in high demand during the show and we recommend booking early. Our official booking agents, Zibrant, have access to the best rates available and can negotiate discounts for larger group bookings. Visitors requiring accommodation may utilise this free service by using the HotelMap tool or contacting our dedicated advisor, Sarah on +44(0) 20 7870 4100 or by email Sarah@Zibrant.com stating your requirements, phone number and quoting Event Reference Code M7SWY.

Is there Internet access at the event?

Yes. There are free WiFi hot spots across the exhibition site.

Is there disabled access?

Due to the site conditions in the quarry, anyone with a disability or requiring assistance should contact the organisers well in advance so that the necessary provisions can be made.

Is food & drink available at the show?

Yes. We have a number of food outlets throughout the site, as well as the Hillhead Cafe, all serving a range of hot and cold food and drinks.


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  • The reaction to our new products and our showcase was outstanding. We welcomed many dealers and their customers to our stand and provided them with the opportunity to speak with our experts in engineering, applications and sales.
    Oliver Donnelly
    Global Business Line Director, Terex Washing Systems
  • The event was undoubtedly a success and we received significant interest. It may have been the first time we have exhibited at Hillhead, but it certainly won't be the last. We look forward to returning to the event!
    Ruth van Bannens
    Commercial and Marketing Directory, Comms365
  • The show was a tremendous success for many reasons - building relations, enquiries to follow-up on, orders received, brand building and new opportunities.
    Catrina Quinn
    Marketing Manager, Anaconda
  • Exhibiting at Hillhead puts your name on the map, it is good to meet others from the industry and attracts serious customers
    Ella Bunton
    R Bunton Ltd
  • The Hillhead visitors are a perfect match for us with so many people we want to meet all in the same place.
    Andy Smith
    Atlantic Pumps
  • We managed to secure and close a number of deals at Hillhead and look forward to hopefully agreeing on a few more in the weeks and months to come.
    Nigel Irvine
    Sales and Marketing Director, Terex Finlay