29 June to 1 July at Belsey Bridge near Bungay Suffolk NR35 2DZ
Our theme is ‘Sharing God’s Love’ and our speaker is Bishop Stephen Cottrell. Come and enjoy a weekend of friendship, learning together and fun for all the family. The weekend offers comfortable accommodation (including many en-suite rooms) and delicious fully catered meals from Friday dinner to Sunday tea. There will be a creche and activities for under 11s and 11-18 year olds.
Cost £140-£170 per person full board, day rates available, under 18s FREE.
What is it?
Our Weekend Away is a great opportunity for people of all ages and from all churches in the team to meet together in a relaxed setting. Whether you are relatively new to the church or an established member you will be able to enjoy getting to know others better.
Alongside the main programme, we are running a youth programme for secondary age children and a children’s programme for the under 11s. We will all join together for our Sunday worship.
Stephen Cottrell – Bishop of Chelmsford
Stephen was ordained deacon in 1984 and priest in 1985. He was Bishop of Reading before coming to Chelmsford. Stephen’s passions are evangelism and teaching the Christian faith. Find out more about Bishop Stephen here.
Where is it?
Belsey Bridge Conference Centre, Ditchingham, Bungay, which is owned and managed by the Christian Conference Trust. It is located on the Norfolk Suffolk boarder about 1½ hours’ drive from Saffron Walden. It is set in 20 acres of grounds. It is well known for its excellent quality of food and provides for special diets.
Accommodation and facilities
It offers single, twin, double, family and disabled rooms, the majority being en-suite.
Facilities include comfortable lounge areas, bar, sports facilities including an outdoor swimming pool, children’s play area, free Wi-Fi.
How much will it cost?
The cost will be £170 per adult for an en-suite room and £140 per adult for a non en-suite room for the weekend full board. This includes dinner on Friday evening; breakfast, lunch and dinner on Saturday; and breakfast, lunch and tea on Sunday.
Under 18s are FREE. 11 to 18 year olds may come unaccompanied.
You are welcome to come just for the day. The day rate for Saturday or Sunday to include morning coffee, lunch and afternoon tea is £27. If you wish to stay for the Saturday evening meal the total cost is £35.
The costs have been kept as low as possible but if the price is a problem, help is available. Please speak in confidence to the Rector.
How do I apply?
Please reserve your place by completing the booking form (or as a pdf) and returning it, with your deposit to the Parish Office no later than 1 December 2017. We will ask you to pay the balance of the cost by 1 June 2018 or you may pay in regular instalments. You may also pay by bank transfer but please return or email the completed form to the office; email@example.com
If you wish to share with a particular person/people it would help our administration if you could book together on one form.
Booking for Youth Programme (11-18 years)