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The 32nd International Churchill Conference, Churchill: Celebrating A Life Print E-mail
Woodstock, England - 26-29 May 2015
Location: Crowne Plaza Heythrop Park Hotel and Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire
blenheim_165Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire
As part of Churchill 2015, a year long programme to mark the fiftieth anniversary of Sir Winston's death, The Churchill Centre is hosting the 32nd International Conference in Oxfordshire, England. Activities will center around three British stately homes: Blenheim Palace, where Churchill was born, where he proposed, and where he is buried at Bladon; Ditchley Park, where he conducted high level summit meetings during the war; and Heythrop Park, which is now the home of a Crowne Plaza hotel.


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Conference Schedule:

Tuesday, May 26 - An exclusive dinner at Ditchley Park for benefactors supporting the Conference.
Wednesday, May 27 - Attendees have the option of a garden party with special tours and activities (see FAQs below) followed by the opening dinner at the Heythrop Crowne Plaza that night.
Thursday, May 28 - Conference sessions begin at the Heythrop Park Hotel with a black tie Gala Dinner in the Orangery at Blenheim Palace that evening.
Friday, May 29 - Conference sessions are held at Blenheim Palace and will conclude in the afternoon. (Transporation will be provided between the Heythrop Crowne Plaza and Blenheim Palace).

**Those attending as part of the VIP package will be offered a courtesy bus to and from the Heythrop Park Hotel, departing a central London pick-up location on Tuesday, 26 May and returning to central London on the morning of Saturday, 30 May.

Related Events:
The conference will be held between the Churchill Day at Blenheim Palace on 27th May, and the Churchill Memorial Concert at Blenheim Palace on 29th May.


For more detailed information on the Churchill Memorial Concert,
please follow this link.



Those attending as part of the VIP package will be offered a courtesy bus to and from the Heythrop Park Hotel, departing a central pick up location in London on 26 May and returning to central London on the morning of Saturday 30 May.

Accommodation Booking Process at the Heythrop Park Resort Crowne Plaza

Option 1:
Telephone the Heythrop Park Resort Crowne Plaza at 011+44+01608 23480. Please quote the "International Churchill Conference 26th May 2015" to ensure the agreed negotiated rate is offered for a standard bedrooms in Crowne Plaza.
Option 2:
Email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it quoting "International Churchill Conference 26th May 2015" on all correspondence to ensure the agreed negotiated rate is offered for a standard bedrooms in Crowne Plaza.

**If you would like to upgrade from a standard room then please advise this when booking on either option and an upgrade fee will be offered. In order to get the agreed rate for this conference all bookings must be made using the two options above, as booking online WILL NOT offer the same reduced rates.** 


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