Location: The Mayflower Hotel, Washington, D.C. The Churchill Centre is pleased to announce that the Thirty-third International Churchill Conference will be held in the historic Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC on 27–29 October 2016. The Conference theme will be “Churchill: Friends and Contemporaries” and will focus on the myriad and fascinating relationships between Churchill and his wide range of friends and contemporaries—from politicians to soldiers, statesmen to writers, friends to family members.
If you prefer to book via phone, please do not call the Mayflower Hotel main reservations line. To get the special conference rates, please use these dedicated Group Reservations phone numbers:
Reservations US Toll Free: +1-877-212-5752
Reservations Local or Overseas Tel: +1-202-347-3000
Location: 8 Northumberland Avenue, London, WC2N 5BY, UK The Sir Winston Churchill Award Dinner is an annual event that honours those who have demonstrated Churchillian qualities in public life. It is organised by The International Churchill Society (UK), a registered charity supporting the development of educational resources and programmes relating to the life and legacy of Sir Winston Churchill. These currently include a national public speaking competition for secondary schools, two further regional public speaking competitions at Chartwell and Blenheim Palace, a global design competition, the delivery of on-line teaching resources into UK schools, sponsorship at the Chalke Valley History Festival, our quarterly magazine Finest Hour and the continued development of our world-class online resource churchillcentral.com.
The award will be given to a person who promotes, sustains and exemplifies Churchillian values today and will recognise and honour contemporary achievement in those fields of public life and personal endeavour in which Sir Winston Churchill played a role or took an interest.
Purchase your ticket online today Past recipients have included: General Sir David Richards, John Simpson CBE and most recently, HRH the Prince of Wales. International Awards have been made to Nicolas Sarkozy, President of the Republic of France, and to Aung San Suu Kyi. All the proceeds from this prestigious event are used to support our charitable programmes and the day to day running of the Society.
The mission of The Churchill Centre is to foster leadership, statesmanship, vision, courage and boldness among democratic and freedom loving peoples worldwide, through the thoughts, words, works and deeds of Winston Spencer Churchill.