Holiday Forum

Forum 2017 Theme : Follow my leader

Dates : 19th August to 25th August 2017

Leader : Rev Alistair Smeaton

The theme for 2017 is Follow my Leader from 19th – 25th August and the theme leader is Rev Alistair Smeaton who is a minister in the URC’s West Cumbria Network. More details about Forum 2016 at the Hayes Conference Centre are available from

If you would like to reserve your place for next year you can book via the Booking Form on the website or by emailing to ask for a form to be sent to you. You can also download a form (visit the website ) and send it to the address on the form. If you have already booked, please continue to spread the word to everyone around!

Each day there will be all-age worship, a theme talk and workshops (e.g. discussion, bible study, needlework, films and others). Children’s groups are also organised for those under 15. Afternoons are either free time or optional activities with an organised outing on one afternoon. There are also table tennis and scrabble competitions.

Each evening there is some form of entertainment, such as songs of praise, quiz etc. There are also various acts of worship. There is ample opportunity for free time, relaxed conversation, renewing old friendships and getting to know people from around the country.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner are generous meals. Morning coffee and afternoon tea are included. The Hayes also has a well stocked gift shop and a bar.

If you wish to book for Holiday Forum, please use the Booking Form on the website or email to ask for one to be sent to you.

Further details at