In a technically advanced business world, conference centres need to be an environment where businesses are able to create endless possibilities, enabling growth and development for both the individuals and companies who visit. At Buckfast Abbey, the conference centre is dedicated to providing a unique environment in which businesses return to time and time again… Read more »
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At the conference centre, we’ll be hosting a Forager’s Feast with David Beazley on Saturday 23rd July. The event has got us thinking about all things foraging, so we’ve put together a brief guide of what to forage and when. A great time to forage is between March and October when Devon is full of… Read more »
Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre welcomed the Outdoor Education Conference in March. Some of the region’s best known outdoor educators came together, including Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks, as well as Wembury Marine Centre, to discuss best practice with outdoor education. The large conference booked exclusive use of all the facilities at Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre,… Read more »
Few conference centres can boast they have a spectacular, rural and yet easily accessible location in the way Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre can. The conference centre offers much more than just the location, with hi-speed Wi-Fi and complete AV equipment as well as delicious, freshly made food (which always receives plenty of compliments!). If… Read more »
As the days get longer and winter turns to spring, we’ve been making the most of Buckfast Abbey’s beautiful grounds coming into full bloom for some of our most recent events. Whilst the Conference Centre is suitable for events all year round, regardless of the temperamental British weather, there’s no doubt that spring and summer… Read more »
On Saturday 12th March, Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre hosted a training session for Western Branch Arboricultural Association. Whilst the focus of the session was to bring together the region’s most knowledgeable to discuss best practices in tree surgery and the required Healthy and Safety, the delegates could not help but find time to enjoy the… Read more »
The Devon Chamber of Commerce recently hosted their popular breakfast event, the Crunchy Breakfast, at the Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre, bringing together businesses from throughout the region to share best practice, whilst indulging in some welcome bacon rolls and enjoying the state-of-the-art facilities. The Crunchy Breakfast is hosted at different venues in Devon each month,… Read more »
Event details Date: Wednesday 2nd March Time: 07.30 – 09.00 Venue: Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre, Northwood Lane, TQ11 OEG Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre will be hosting the popular Devon Chamber of Commerce Crunchy Breakfast, on Wednesday 2nd March 2016. The informative breakfast will have an early start at 7.30am, with breakfast treats on offer and… Read more »
There’s a lot of chatter in the conference industry on how to attract the next generation of delegates – the tech savvy, millennial bunch amongst us. With technological advances making day-to-day interests instantaneous and tailored, what are delegates now looking for at a conference? The answer is simple. Personalisation. Focusing on the personal journey of… Read more »
As one year ended, another has begun and 2016 is set to be a busy and exciting time at Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre.
To mark the New Year, here are 16 reasons why Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre should be your 2016 conference choice.