Why choose us?

 

In this busy world we live in, it’s really important to take some time out, to build relationships, to have some fun and come together as one. Christian Conference Trust gives your group the space to shake off the dust of life and provides the perfect place to relax, recharge and reconnect.

Our large conference centres host a full range of events for Christian groups, from exclusive-use residential conferences for 400 delegates, to team meetings, church weekends away, youth group breaks, exhibitions and training events.

 
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A priest talking to a group member
 

We're on average half the price of commercial venues*

Our quality conference centres are run ‘not-for-profit’ so that everyone can benefit, and we believe that no-one should be left behind. That’s why we offer discounted prices for churches and Christian charities & organisations.

Children aged 5 and under stay for free and those aged 6-16 enjoy a sizable reduction (terms apply). We’ve got special offers for church youth group breaks and midweek discounts so that everyone can afford to benefit from time spent together.

 
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Visitors sitting together at a table
 

It’s all included

One simple, great value price includes everything you will need during your event. You’ll enjoy a fully catered experience which can be tailored to your group’s individual requirements or specific dietary needs.

There are no hidden charges for using our facilities. High quality audio and visual equipment, Wi-Fi, unlimited tea, coffee and hot chocolate are all included and unlike some other conference centres or hotels, our accommodation is charged per person, with no supplements for single occupancy.

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People listening to a speaker in a meeting
 

Bursary fund available

To help as many people as possible to experience your event, we have created a bursary fund for Christian groups and organisations. We look to provide funding to delegates who otherwise wouldn’t be able to attend.

Often, the bursaries enable delegates to enjoy their first ever weekend away and allow them a break from their normal routine, their cares and their worries.

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A visitor in reception
 

Excellent service

You’ll experience exceptional hospitality from the moment you first enquire to the time your conference ends, leaving you free to run the best event possible and achieve the outcomes you were looking for.

Don't just take our word for it. Check out what our event organisers have to say about our service...

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A couple of smiling staff members serving food
 

We’re here to serve you

As a Christian organisation, our mission is to serve you – our guests. From the moment you step through the front door, we want you to feel at home. For over 100 years we have been serving the widest range of churches
and Christian charities & organisations - we provide a space to see your work flourish.

You’ll experience exceptional hospitality throughout your stay, leaving you free to run the best event possible and achieve the outcomes you were looking for.

 
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A happy young church group member
 

Space for your ministry

Our values and Christian heritage set us apart from many other conference venues throughout the UK. Since our inception over 100 years ago, we have been helping Christian organisations to promote the Christian faith by enabling people to gather together for conferences, retreats and meetings. We provide a safe space in which to meet, learn, worship, contemplate and pray.

You’ll be amongst friends who not only understand the Christian community, we are part of it! Should you need individual communion glasses, we have them; looking for an outdoor space to worship in the sunshine, we have it; or need a quiet place for an early morning prayer meeting, it’s yours.

 
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Staff member watering the flowers
 

Taking our responsibilities seriously

We take our environmental and social responsibilities very seriously. Our centres are blessed to be located in fantastic natural environments and we are determined to ensure that your stay with us is as ecologically responsible as possible. Take a look at some of the initiatives we have in place and some of the exciting new projects we have planned.

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Church group sitting around a table
 

View our case studies

We have a variety of groups visit us from small church families to large Christian organisations. Our centres are more than just a meeting place. They become home to our guests. Highgate House, The Hayes and High Leigh provide good locations, plenty of space, a Christian environment, all-inclusive packages and more. Don't take our word for it though; hear from our guests...

Case studies

 
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Group members in a church family meeting
 

How you can support us

For over 100 years our charity has been helping Christian groups to promote the faith by enabling people to gather together for conferences, retreats and meetings. 

With your help, we can open new venues, refurbish our centres, build new large meeting halls and prepare for the needs of the next generation of believers.

To do this, you can make a donation to our charity or consider leaving a legacy to benefit future generations.

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Man watching a webinar on a laptop
 

Watch our webinars

There's a lot that goes into planning a successful event so it's important to us that you feel fully equipped. That's why we're producing webinars to share helpful tips and tricks on how to be better prepared.

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*Average saving based on analysis of the per-person midweek price quoted by 22 commercial conferencing venues located within a 90-minute drive of CCT venues on a like-for-like basis. Based on Christian group pricing for events taking place in Spring 2024. Source: CRNet Venuefinder.

 
 
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Any venue

Any Venue

The Hayes

The Hayes

Swanwick, Alfreton
Derbyshire, DE55 1AU

High Leigh

High Leigh

Lord Street, Hoddesdon
Hertfordshire, EN11 8SG

Highgate House

Highgate House

Grooms Lane, Creaton
Northamptonshire, NN6 8NN

Residential conference

Residential conference

Day event

Day event

If you don’t know what dates you’d like or would like to discuss availability, please contact us on 0300 111 4444 or email info@cct.org.uk

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The minimum number of guests is 12

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