Alex The only exhibition to specifically promote the auto locksmithing side of the industry

Alex The only exhibition to specifically promote the auto locksmithing side of the industry is about to run for the third year. Sponsored for the second year by KAP diagnostics

Exhibitors this year are:-

KAP Diagnostics (sponsor) The latest in diagnostic technology    KAP_DiagnosticsLog[2[2]


SKS – specialist key cutting and auto locksmith tools

Lockdecoders – bespoke key cutting equipment EEPROM writing kit and more

Locksure Insurance. Insurance allrisk policies, there may be cheaper policies but are they as sound?

Advanced Keys – UK based suppliers of wholesale car keys, key fobs, remotes and transponders to the trade, worldwide.

NW Keys- key distribution and specialist key cutting with unique van sales/delivery service and efficient nationwide postal service.

SILCA – a global leader in key blanks and key cutting machines

Key Programmers – the designers and manufacturers of TrueCode, our completely modular key programming system

Trackit 247 tracking solution for Commercial, Personal, Leisure & Security Services.

Locks4vans – the largest automotive supplementary locking company in the UK and probably in the world.

Hickleys – Leading suppliers of Automotive and Diagnostic Products.

Dand E – distributors of quality Architectural Hardware and suppliers of a wide range of ironmongery to suit all applications and solve all problems.

3D Group- offer a wide range of auto locksmith services including replacement car keys, car key programming, remote car keys and car key repairs

Davenport Burgess – UK ‘s leading specialist suppliers of keys, key blanks, key cutting equipment and locksmith’s tools.

Lock Doctor (Ireland) – Lock Doctor is Ireland’s premier Locksmith & Security Solutions supplier.

Of Course our own Kate Tolley will be there with her website and search engine optimisation company – Reallygoodseo – you don’t need to spend a fortune to have a really good website and optimised for mobiles as well – There is no need for two sites! –Talk to Kate and see what she can offer.

Locks and Security Magazine subscriptions will be available on the door- Never miss another issue


A change of venue means we have more space for exhibitors and for the demonstration/lecture areas. A full list of available sessions will be published soon. The hotel is only one mile from J26 of the M1 and only 15 miles from East Midlands Airport. The Nottingham Belfry hotel Mellors Way, Off Woodhouse Way NG8 6PY.

There will be a bespoke lunchtime food menu for delegates, with plenty of areas to sit, eat and chew the fat with friends and colleagues.

If you have never been to ALEX (or the Locksmiths exhibition in March) before just register on the website and print off your ‘QR’ code or download to your phone and just show this at the show reception for faster than fast entry.

Show times:

Saturday4th October 2014 = 09:00 – 17:30
Sunday 5th October 2014  = 09:00 15:30


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