CONFERENCING

Venues for every occasion

Stretching over 200 acres of Shropshire countryside, Willowdene’s extensive and welcoming facilities boast character, charm and a setting that will ensure you get the most from your event.

Whether it’s a team meeting, workshop, training course, team building activity or conference, our flexible packages and fully equipped facilities will meet your requirements.

Not only will Willowdene’s exceptional facilities provide the perfect setting, hosting your event at a social venue supports the work undertaken with disadvantaged people.

EXPRESSION CENTRE

With views over the surrounding countryside, the Expression Centre sits at the heart of Willowdene. Its flexibility makes it the ideal venue for conferences, meetings and multi-activity events.

BLACK BARN

Woven into Willowdene’s history, and oozing charm, the Black Barn spans two floors to offer comfortable and relaxed surroundings for your conference, meeting, workshop or event.

TRAINING CENTRE

Providing traditional classroom facilities in a non-traditional setting, the Training Centre offers an opportunity to host workshops or training events in fully equipped, yet relaxed, spaces.

Freshly prepared food to fuel your event

Willowdene’s resident chef draws on locally grown produce to deliver freshly prepared menus that will ensure you stay refreshed and satisfied throughout your event.  Choose the menu to suit your requirements from our range of working lunches, hot and cold buffets, puddings and desserts, additional salads, and light refreshments.

Maintain your momentum as our resident chef serves freshly prepared sandwiches and accompaniments for you to enjoy while you keep working. 

With three menus to choose from, you can enjoy a wide variety of options, including sandwiches, savouries, pastries and cakes, and fresh fruit.

To see the full menus, download a PDF version by clicking on the button below.

Whether your event is in the depths of winter or the height of summer, a hot buffet, prepared by our resident chef using only fresh ingredients, is the perfect accompaniment to your event. 

Choose from one of five menu options, offering a wide range of options including seasoned baked potatoes with a variety of fillings, pasta dishes, curries, as well as a few chef specials such as ‘Piggy Mac’.

To see the full menus, download a PDF version by clicking on the button below.

Freshly prepared using the finest ingredients, our resident chef will add a touch of indulgence to your event with a delicious and nutritious cold buffet.  Choose from one of two menu options, and ensure that your guests’ tastes are catered for.

Our menus include cold meats, tarts, salads and accompaniments, as well as vegetarian and vegan options if required.

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The perfect end to any meal, or a treat in their own right, our selection of puddings, all freshly prepared by our resident chef, is not to be missed. 

Mouthwatering options include hot apple crumble and custard, hot sticky toffee pudding and caramel ice cream, fresh fruit salad and cream, and four-layer triple chocolate fudge cake.

To see the full menus, download a PDF version by clicking on the button below.

Delight your taste buds by adding some freshly made salads to your menu.  Prepared by our resident chef, these delicious and healthy salads are the perfect accompaniment to your hot or cold buffet, or your working lunch.

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Whether you are looking for that little something extra to accompany your buffet or working lunch, or simply want to add some light refreshments to your meeting, our range of freshly prepared snacks and pastries, as well as a selection of hot and cold drinks, provide the perfect solution.

To see the full menus, download a PDF version by clicking on the button below.

Contact us to discuss your event

Willowdene offers flexible space to accommodate a wide-range of events and activities.  You can download our general conferencing brochure using the button below, or if you have specific questions or an event in mind, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Contact us via telephone on (01746) 718658 or by using the contact form below.