London District Weekend Away
High Leigh Conference Centre, Hertfordshire
Friday 23 –
Sunday 25 July 2021

A residential weekend to discover God’s story, locate ourselves and others in God’s story, and develop the confidence to share these stories everywhere. The aim of the weekend away is that together, we can be:

  • Encouraged to pursue a lifelong discipleship

  • Inspired and develop confidence in sharing God’s story and the story of our faith, and listen to others stories


Be inspired by keynote talks and engaging workshops delivered by church and ministry leaders, relax, explore the tranquil Hertfordshire countryside and enjoy the company of others. 

Date and location:

Friday 23 - Sunday 25 July 2021.

Residential guests arrive before dinner on Friday 23 July and leave after lunch tea on Sunday 25 July.


High Leigh Conference Centre,

Lord Street, Hoddesdon,

Hertfordshire EN11 8SG

(located just north of London, about 7 miles from the M25 (junction 25).

What’s included in the cost?


  • Access to all sessions and activities

  • Tranquil Hertfordshire countryside location

  • Full board and en suite facilities

  • Complimentary tea & coffee and towels in all rooms

  • Fitness trail, lawns and gardens

  • Free lawn games

  • Games room


Adults (ages 17+): £60 | Children (ages 6 - 16): £30 | Under 5s: FREE


Deposit scheme:

You can pay a non-refundable deposit of £10 for a child (ages 6 – 16) and £20 for an adult (ages 17+) to secure your booking. After registration, you will be invoiced the outstanding amount to be settled by Wednesday 22 June 2021

Keynote Speakers
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Revd Dr. Elaine Heath - Professor of Missional & Pastoral Theology, President of Neighborhood Seminary and the former Dean of Duke Divinity School

Professor Anthony Reddie - Professor of Theological Ethics, Fellow of Wesley House, Cambridge and a Methodist Lay Preacher

Phoebe Parkin - Methodist Youth President 2020-21

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What's on:
  • Dynamic keynote sessions and group Bible study

  • Several engaging workshops to choose from

  • Ample space for reflection, relaxation and fellowship

  • A dedicated stream of activities for children and young people

  • Late night entertainment, games show and more!