KENDAL Torchlight Carnival organisers have announced the theme for this year’s event will be Visions of Kendal’s Future.

It comes at the start of a final push in the recruitment campaign for volunteers and marshals.

After relaunching in 2013 following a year’s absence, organisers want to continue its success on September 12 but say around 130 more helpers are needed.

The link for marshal application forms is at You can also contact them via Twitter (@KTorchlightC) and Facebook ( pages.

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