BRIGANTES WINTER GATHERING
FRIDAY 15TH DECEMBER 2017
Following the 2016 Winter Gathering in Chester, and as was announced at the Brigantes Breakfast in Liverpool in July, our 2017 Winter Gathering will be in the historic City of York. The Brigantes reception and supper in the 650 year old Grade 1 Listed Merchant Adventurers Hall will be followed by the annual Christmas Concert in the Nave of York Minster.
The cost per person is £75.00 for the reception,supper and concert, including a £2.00 charitable donation.Dress is lounge suits.The reception at Merchant Adventurers Hall commences at 4.00 pm and the supper at 4.45 pm. The concert in the Minster starts at 7.00 pm and is expected to conclude at around 9.30 pm. The booking form is below with guidance notes for completion and payment. A Pour Memoire acknowledgement of your booking will be sent, along with final details. Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis to Liverymen and up to one guest each. Any places still available at the end of October will be offered to Liverymen who have booked already and are interested in inviting further guests. A space to indicate this interest is given on the booking form. With the delights of York for festive shopaholics and the appeal of the beautiful surrounding Yorkshire countryside, you may like to make a weekend of it. For the Friday night a number of rooms have been reserved at a preferential rate at the nearby Radisson Hotel,an easy walk from York Station and to the Merchant Adventurers Hall and Minster. To book, please contact the Radisson on 01904 459988 quoting ‘Brigantes’. York is ideally situated if you are travelling by train, being under 2 hrs from Kings Cross on the East Coast Main line and often the first stop,and 1hr 15m from Manchester Piccadilly. If you are coming by car, there are plenty of car parks close to the City wall.