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Residential conference centres with a gym

06 April 2018

Attending a conference with work can often throw your daily routine out of balance – particularly if it's an overnight event.

Perhaps you want to enjoy a football game with colleagues in Yarnfield Park's sizable sports hall? Or how about trying your hand in a competitive game of squash or tennis? Or maybe you just need to wind down in the solace of your own company after a full day of training and networking. Whatever the choice, we have something for you.

 

Where is Yarnfield Park?

19 March 2018

How to find us here at Yarnfield Park

Located in a charming countryside setting close to the market town Stone in Staffordshire, Yarnfield Park offers a refurbished modern facility with a range of space inside and out. On the village outskirts, our popular training and conference venue is just 2 miles from Stone Golf Club and 7 miles from the beautiful gardens at Trentham Estate.

 

What's the difference between a conference, training, workshop and seminar?

11 October 2017

At Yarnfield Park, we are often asked what the difference is between a conference, a training program, workshop and a seminar. The truth is that there can be an overlap in the definition of each and they are not easily distinguished at times.

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Conference facilities: what to expect as a delegate

26 July 2017

When choosing a conference venue, the facilities available to delegates and speakers really can be the difference between a well-executed, well-organised event that is enjoyed by everyone, or an underperforming conference that doesn't quite measure up to expectation.

‘What’s it like to run a training and conference centre?’: In conversation with Yarnfield Park’s Operations Director

03 July 2017

 Weddings, parties, charity events, family occasions, the office Christmas meal... we've all endured the stress of organising an event of some size at some point in our life. What if you're a Director of a company that not only chooses, but enjoys doing this on a daily basis?

Crazy, we know...

How did Wi-Fi change the world? The evolution of your internet connection

03 July 2017

The internet has changed the world forever, and there's no going back now. The Digital Age has altered the way we do everything in our daily lives. To name a few, developments of such a kind include:

• Communication
• Business
• Information sharing and much more

For better or for worse, the internet has revolutionised the way we live our lives and interpret the world around us. It's something that has slowly creeped up on us and developments happen so gradually that it can be hard to pinpoint when it started, where it's at now and where it's going in the future. At the click of a button we can be Googling the best Chinese food (or even the best conference centres) in your area in seconds.

 

5 steps to help professionals evaluate if a training course is worth their time and money

19 May 2017

Residential conference venues and training centres offer excellent facilities and broaden the scope for employers and employees to further educate themselves in a field they may already be familiar with. They can also provide brand new opportunities for growth and development.

5 crazy things done to raise money for charity across the world

28 February 2017

Yarnkfield Prk - Lion Charity Stunt

 Raising money isn't only a great opportunity to do something amazing for your community, it's also a really fun way of breaking your routine.

It's tough finding the perfect venue to hold your charity event so we've looked at the five most extravagant ways that money has been raised for charity across the world for some inspiration...

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About Yarnfield Park

At Yarnfield Park Training and Conference Centre, in the Midlands, we work with companies from a diverse range of business sectors to help them achieve their conference, training and development goals. We offer one of the fastest free dedicated Internet and WiFi solutions within a training and conference centre in the UK.

Situated in the Midlands, our training and conference centre’s central location is accessible from all over the UK via the region’s excellent transport links.

We have over 32 flexible meeting spaces, from large theatres for 450 delegates to vast outdoor space ideal for team building. We have a successful track record in delivering residential and non-residential conference and training programmes for associations, government and corporate clients.

Tel: 01785 762900