A recent article on Conference News explores how art makes “meetings more effective! What better art than the backdrop of our inspirational Buckfast Abbey and its picturesque gardens.
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The Institution of Lighting Engineers Western region recently held their AGM at Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre. We spoke to Chairman, Paul German, who organised the event, to find out why he chose Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre as a venue and to hear more about his experience.
The eagerly awaited new Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre accommodation at Northgate House is close to completion, enabling us to extend our comprehensive conference facilities and offer extended business breaks over multiple days.
Spring has finally arrived at Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre and the surrounding gardens are starting to shake off their winter blanket and reveal the fantastic array of flora in all its splendour. Green shoots have shot up and buds look ready to burst, with the yellow carpet of daffodils creating a welcoming glow for all… Read more »
Welcome to 2015! It is an exciting year for us at Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre and we want to make sure that you are kept in the loop. For example, in May we will be opening a state-of-the-art hotel within the grounds of Buckfast Abbey which will offer overnight accommodation to delegates, making for a… Read more »
With Christmas only a few days away and 2015 just around the corner, we want to take this opportunity to say a BIG thank you for choosing Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre as your venue of choice for business meetings, seminars and training sessions in Devon. 2014 has been a fantastic year and we look forward… Read more »
As one season finishes, another begins and so does a new round of conference and event planning. With 2015 fast approaching, the thought of organising the next work conference or event will not be far away. Whether you require space for 10 people or a large hall for over 100, at Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre… Read more »
On 4th November, we were delighted to play host to Devon Voluntary Action, who were running a Deal or No Deal Fundraising Conference, designed for voluntary and community groups. The programme included keynote speakers, sharing experiences, workshops to learn new skills and market places to network. Among the delegates in attendance were members of the… Read more »
When booking and attending a conference, there are certain criteria that a venue should be expected to provide. For example: Friendly, informative and helpful staff, not just on the day, but from your initial enquiry through to a follow-up call or email requesting feedback Modern facilities and rooms with the space to conduct your seminar,… Read more »
“The food and Staff were of a very high standard.” “The quality of catering and delicious homemade cookies was fantastic.” “The quality of the food and catering service is highly recommended.” Many aspects go into a business or conference organiser’s decision when it comes to choosing the venue for their next conference and catering can… Read more »