Dates for Seminar

June 8-9 2019 

Course Venue - Saturday and Sunday

Mandeville Hall,
Tan House Lane,
Reach Road,
CB25 0AR

General Information

Spaces limited to 40 people, so book early- click on the registration tab at the bottom of the  home page to do this.



Saturday 10:00 am - 16:00 pm including a lunch break (Bring your own lunch)


Sunday 10:30 am -15.30 pm including a lunch break (Bring your own lunch)

Who can come

The course is open to all associations,  all grades and all ages .  Please bring weapons if you have them and proof of insurance.  We can organise insurance for you with prior notice.




Tea, coffee and squash will be provided along with biscuits, but bring your own lunch or be prepared to buy what you need at the local Co Op or the bakers just down the road from the hall.


Burwell is a village that is; about 12 miles (18km) North of Cambridge with its beautiful and ancient university buildings, 4 miles (6km) from Newmarket, the home of horse racing in the UK) and 12 miles (18km) from Ely with its wondrous mediaeval cathedral. So we are surrounded by wonderful tourist destinations, which makes it a great destination to extend your stay.  London is train ride away.

It is a large village set in the Cambridgeshire fens away from the hustle and bustle of city life.  It has a population of over 6,000 and as such offers many amenities including 3 pubs, various food shops and restaurants,  a post office, a bakers and a chemist.

If you are travelling by car, Burwell is:

40 minutes from London Stansted airport

75 minutes from Luton airport

90 minutes from London Heathrow

120 minutes from London Gatwick

The nearest train stations are Ely and Newmarket. We will attempt to pick you up from Ely and if you can get there at an agreed time. 

Course dinner

We will probably go to the Fox, which is in the heart of the village and eat in the Indian Restaurant next door (Bengal Fox) on Saturday evening in the village.  Let me know if you want to come.

Accommodation-Click here for details of local accommodation

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Contact - Quentin Cooke, 16 Low Road, Burwell, Cambridgeshire. CB25 0EJ   -   Tel. 07802 857 150