British Institute Of Funeral Directors

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18th – 20th October 2024

National President, Amanda Dalby, would like to invite all Members, Fellows, Students, Associates,
Presidents of Kindred Associations and all guests to the forthcoming Conference, AGM and Gala
Dinner, to be held on 18-20 October 2024 at the Cedar Court Hotel, Ainley Top, just above Halifax,
West Yorkshire.

The Cedar Court 4-Star Hotel, offers comfortable rooms and excellent facilities for a relaxing
stay. The hotel is conveniently located just off the M62 at Junction 24, between Leeds and
Manchester. The hotel has excellent modern facilities, a huge car park, and offers free Wi-Fi.

National President’s Charity 2024: For her Presidential year, Amanda has chosen to support
Andy’s Man Club, a charity set up by the brother-in-law of Andy Roberts, a 23 year old from
Halifax, who died by suicide. The aim of the charity is to prevent suicide in men. The charity is
now nationwide, and their now familiar slogan is ‘It’s Okay to Talk’

The itinerary so far…

Friday 18 October: The Board of Directors will be meeting in the afternoon
After checking into your room, Amanda invites you to join her for a 3 Course Dinner in the
function suite.

Saturday 19 October: The AGM will take place in the morning followed by a Buffet Lunch
Special Trip: Join us on Saturday afternoon for a special excursion to the breath-taking Piece
Hall in Halifax! Explore this remarkable 18th-century courtyard, indulge in delightful shops, bars,
and restaurants, and immerse yourself in the rich history of this iconic Northern Cloth Hall.
Gala Dinner: Prepare to be welcomed to our Saturday Gala Dinner by the local ‘Friendly
Yorkshire Brass Band’! Enjoy their lively tunes, including the beloved classic, “On Ilkley Moor Baht
‘at!” followed by a 3 Course Dinner, plus cheese and biscuits, with wine in the Yorkshire Room.
After dinner, we will have our Diploma Awards Ceremony and Handover of Offices followed by
music and dancing until late.


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