Vaughan Association Colloquium 2024

The Vaughan Association 29th Annual Colloquium,
April 19-21, 2024

at The Old Rectory Hotel, Llangattock, near Crickhowell. Booking information below.

Provisional Programme:

Friday 19th April

18.30             Dinner

20.00             Welcome by Joe Sterrett

Speaker: Alison Milbank (chair, Hilary Davies)


Saturday 20th April

09.30-12.00     Morning session (chair, Robert Wilcher)

09.30               Speaker: Jonathan Post

10.30               Tea and coffee

11.00               Speaker: Thomas Clifton

[Delegates make their own arrangements for lunch; free afternoon]

17.00               At St Catwg’s Church, Llangattock: short talk about the church, followed by

wine reception

19.00               Dinner

20.30               Talk and readings by Chris Meredith


Sunday 21st April

09.30-12.45     Morning session (chair, Helen Wilcox)

09.30               Speaker: Simon Jackson

10.30               Tea and coffee

11.00               Speaker: Elizabeth Siberry

12.00               Annual meeting of the Vaughan Association

[Delegates make their own arrangements for lunch]

15.00               Annual Commemoration Evensong for Henry Vaughan at Llansantffraed church

(address by Alison Milbank)



Location: The Old Rectory Hotel, Llangattock

Tel.: 01873 810373


The Old Rectory Hotel is situated 1.5 miles from the pretty town of Crickhowell and 9 miles from Llansantffraed Church.

The Vaughan Association has reserved 15 double rooms for £85.00 per night, which have been set aside for delegates and attendees. Single rooms are not available.

Please note if you are attending, it is your responsibility to book your own room.
This can be done by emailing the hotel and informing them that you are attending the Vaughan Association Colloquium 2024 at:

There are many other good hotels, guesthouses, B&Bs and self-catering cottages in the Usk Valley, Brecon and Crickhowell: for details, visit: and, entering ‘Crickhowell’


The colloquium fees are on the form below: please follow the instructions to book your place.




Please indicate by ticking clearly which combinations of days and suppers you require:


Standard delegate, full attendance (includes all talks, facilities, tea/coffee and two dinners, Friday and Saturday night: £100.00


Concessions, full attendance (students) £70.00


Friday night talks and dinner only: £40.00


Saturday talks and dinner only: £70.00


Friday/Saturday/Sunday talks only (no dinner): Friday night £10 only/two days £30/three days £40.


NB Lunches are not included in these prices, to allow delegates to make their own arrangements, either in The Old Rectory Hotel or elsewhere.


Method of payment

Online payment:

IBAN: GB13 NWBK 5161 2873 7299 73


account name: The Vaughan Association

account type: business current account

account number: 73729973

sort code: 51-61-28


Please make your payment, then complete, print out and scan the form as an email attachment, confirming online payment at:


Cheque payment:

Cheque payable to: The Vaughan Association

Send, with completed form, to:

Tyn y Ffynnon

Nant Peris


Gwynedd LL55 4UH

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