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Wednesday 21st September, 19:15-20:30

Welcome reception at the House & OrangeryLink opens in a new window

The House & Orangery at Newbold Comyn Park in Leamington Spa will host the conference welcome reception. Tickets are included in the registration fee. Coach transfer departing Woodland Grange at 6.55pm

Thursday 22nd September, 19:30-21:45

The evening gala-dinner at the historic Saxon MillLink opens in a new window

Located on the River Avon near Warwick, the spectacular Saxon Mill gastropub will play host to the conference gala evening. The mill was originally called Gibbeclive Mill in the 12th century. It was the property of St Mary's Abbey, Kenilworth. It was a working mill until 1938, when it belonged to the stately Guy's Cliffe House nearby. As of 2008, the restaurant has a glass window cut-away in the floor where the water can be seen flowing under the building.

Coach transfer from Woodland Grange, departing 7.10pm

Friday 23rd September, 16:00-17:30

The Historic Warwick town walk

Paula Fletcher from Historic Warwick Walks will be guiding a group around the historic town of Warwick, pointing major features from over 1000 years of history. More information can be found at her Facebook pageLink opens in a new window. and the Warwick tourist information centreLink opens in a new window.

Tickets are included in the registration fee. Transfer from the conference venue at 15:45.

Saturday 24th September, 10.00-13.30

A visit to Warwick CastleLink opens in a new window followed by lunch

Delegates have the option to visit Warwick Castle, a major attraction in the area. Tickets (£20-25) to be purchased at the Castle.