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Conference 2023

ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND TRAINING

BOOK NOW BY COMPLETING THE FORM BELOW!

Thursday 16th & Friday 17th February 2023

THE PEGWELL BAY HOTEL
81 Pegwell Road, Ramsgate CT11 0NJ

The programme has been carefully planned so that priority is given to training. Please discuss the benefits of your attendance with your manager. The better trained and more knowledgeable you are, the better you will serve your Mayor and your Council.

There is a separate programme of events for spouses and other guests.

Members attending are encouraged to bring their Mace-bearing uniform. This is worn for the installation ceremony and for the official photograph.

FEES

Conference & Guild Dinner

£70.00 per member

Guests

£50.00 per guest (includes dinner)

PROGRAMME

Below are details of the formal training. However, members also benefit from the informal discussions with members from across the country.

Thursday 16th February

10:30   Registration, Welcome & Robing

11:30   Installation & Photos –  Please wear your uniform for the Installation of the new Prime Warden followed by photographs

12:30   Buffet Lunch

13:30   Training Session : Social Media ~ Ian Marchant, Oracle Training

14:30   Tea/Coffee

14:45   Annual General Meeting 

15:45    Prime Warden Close

18:30 for 19:00    Guild Dinner (Black Tie or Dark Suit and equivalent for ladies) (Please bring a prize for the raffle)

 

Friday 17th February

10:00    Training Session (details to be announced)

11:00   Tea/Coffee

11:15    Training Session : A talk by the Serjeant at Arms, House of Commons

12:15    Questions & Answer Session – Your opportunity to ask more experienced members any questions about civic protocol

13:00    The Prime Warden – Close of Conference

 

GUEST PROGRAMME

Thursday 12th March

To be announced

Friday 13th March

To be announced


GUILD DINNER MENU

Starter

Homemade Tomato & Basil Soup
Served with crusty bread

Main

Traditional Roast Topside or Beef and Yorkshire Puddings
Served with roast potatoes and fresh seasonal vegetables

Vegetarian Option — Please enquire with the hotel when booking your room.

Dessert

Homemade Vanilla Cheesecake
Served with Chantilly Cream

 


ACCOMMODATION

A special rate of £85 per night single occupancy or £110 per night double occupancy for Conference attendees has been arranged at the hotel.
(Please quote Guild of Macebearers Conference when booking)

Pegwell Bay Hotel, 81 Pegwell Road, Ramsgate. CT11 0NJ.  Tel. 01843 599590   www.pegwellbayhotel.co.uk


BOOK NOW BY COMPLETING THE FORM BELOW.

You will be sent an invoice for payment once your booking has been received and processed.