Upcoming Events

Mountains and Mystery Walking Retreat

Mountains and Mystery Walking Retreat

Monday 3rd October – Friday 7th October 2022
From £424 Standard room (4 night retreat)
Full Board 
Leaders: Rev. John Dixon & Rev. Robert Williamson


The Walking Retreat will be led by two ‘vivacious vicars’- Rev.John Dixon, who will lead the walks, and myself, Rev. Robert Williamson, leading the reflections.

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Re-Discovering Your Best Self (NOW FULL)

Re-Discovering Your Best Self (NOW FULL)

This event is now full but please see our Jan 2023 event further down the page 
Saturday 8th October - Sunday 9th October 2022
£299 (inc VAT). Includes the retreat experience, the retreat journal, all meals, refreshments and accommodation (with ensuite facilities) in Rydal Hall on the night of Saturday 8th October.
Leaders: Mike Mullins & Dr Cathy Brown

The ‘Re-Discovering your Best Self’ retreat is for anyone who is searching for a way forward in these uncertain times.

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Wild Wellbeing Women's Escape

Wild Wellbeing Women's Escape

Wednesday 19th October - Friday 21st October 2022 (Arrive from 5pm Depart 2pm)
Single in a single room - £340 per person / Twin/Double (based on 2 people sharing) - £290 per person. Includes FULL BOARD (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast + Packed Lunch)
Leaders: Ruth Kirk & Claire Wickham

Imagine giving yourself the gift of time to breathe, to immerse yourself in breath-taking landscapes...........

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English Country Dancing (Oct 2022)

English Country Dancing (Oct 2022)

Monday 17th – Friday 21st October 2022
From £98pp per night Standard room
Full Board
Leaders: Hilary Herbert with musicians Rod & Frances Stradling

A mid-week dancing holiday (Monday to Friday) for all those who enjoy, and have some experience of, English Country Dancing. 

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Seasonal Yoga and Mindfulness Retreat

Seasonal Yoga and Mindfulness Retreat

Sunday 23rd October 9.30am to Monday 24th October 3.30pm
£230 per person full board (1 night, 2 days)
Leader: Jo Chapman

Seasonal Yoga and Mindfulness Retreat Celebrating Autumn at Rydal Hall in the Lake District

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Icon Painting

Icon Painting

Monday 31st October 2022 - Friday 5th November 2022
£155 per person per night
Full Board
Tutor: Rev. Chris Perrins

The course is aimed at beginners, but those with more experience are very welcome. Each person will paint an icon using traditional techniques of egg tempera on a gessoed board, using the proplasmos technique, with gold leaf for the background.

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Praying with St. Matthew: A Day for those who preach

Praying with St. Matthew: A Day for those who preach

Saturday 5th November 2022
Leader: Revd. David Wilmot
Donations welcome

The aim of ‘Praying with St. Matthew’ is to encourage one another as we prepare to preach from Matthew`s Gospel in the year ahead.

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Recorders at Rydal - Upper Intermediate Advanced Level (Winter)

Recorders at Rydal - Upper Intermediate Advanced Level (Winter)

Friday 11th – Sunday 13th November 2022 (2 nights)
£265pp Standard room
Full Board
Tutor: Mary Tyers

Enjoy beautiful music and develop your skills in the company of players of a similar ability.

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A Quiet Day. Anticipating Advent

A Quiet Day. Anticipating Advent

Saturday 19th November 2022
Leader: Revd. John Dixon
Donations welcome

The Bible in Art: Engaging with the Advent Season.

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Murder Mystery Weekend

Murder Mystery Weekend

Friday 25th – Sunday 27th November 2022
£240pp Standard room
Full Board
Leader: Marilyn Bryce

The scene is set. You are invited. Have you got what it takes to keep your cool when all around is warming up? If so, join us, but not everything will be as it appears.

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Murder Mystery Weekend

Murder Mystery Weekend

Friday 2nd December – Sunday 4th December 2022
£255pp Standard room
Full Board
Leader: Marilyn Bryce

The scene is set. You are invited. Have you got what it takes to keep your cool when all around is warming up? If so, join us, but not everything will be as it appears.

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Re-Discovering Your Best Self (Jan 2023)

Re-Discovering Your Best Self (Jan 2023)

Saturday 14th January - Sunday 15th January 2023
£320 (inc VAT). Includes the retreat experience, the retreat journal, all meals, refreshments and accommodation (with ensuite facilities) in Rydal Hall on the night of Saturday 14th January 2023.
Leaders: Mike Mullins & Dr Cathy Brown

The ‘Re-Discovering your Best Self’ retreat is for anyone who is searching for a way forward in these uncertain times.

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