The iTexel Conference will take place on Saturday 17th November 2018 from 10:30pm – 3:30pm at the North Lakes Hotel and Spa, Penrith.
The conference aims to increase awareness of the Society’s breed development along with research and development work providing insight in to the latest industry trends and shifts in consumer behaviour.
Speakers from across the farming, processing and research and development sectors will bring together a number of key themes to help breeders and commercial producers better understand the changing nature of the UK sheep sector and the Texel breed’s role within it.
The Conference program along with conference updates will be found below once available
The latest press release can be found here
The iTexel Conference is FREE FOR MEMBERS*
All other places are charged at £20 per person
This includes the conference and lunch
*£20 is payable on booking, however will be refunded for the primary membership holder on attendance after the conference date
Places are available on a first come first served basis. Book yours below!
iTexel Travel & Accomodation
Location: North Lakes Hotel and Spa, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 8QT
|ACCOMODATION||Rooms are available at the Conference Hotel: website here.
Premier Inn, Penrith – 1.2 Miles
Travelodge, Penrith – 2miles
Station Hotel, Penrith – 0.6 miles
Carlisle is only 25 minutes away
|TRAIN STATIONS||Penrith Train Station: 1 mile, 4 minutes walk.
Trains from Carlisle every 20/30mins
|AIRPORTS||Carlisle Airport, 35 minutes
Newcastle Airport, 1.5hours
|CAR TRAVEL||Southbound: Exit Junction 40 of M6, First exit of roundabout onto Ullswater Road, At the roundabout take the third exit and stay on Ullswater Road, take first Left and the hotel will be on your right
Northbound: Exit Junction 40 of M6, Take third exit at the roundabout onto Ullswater Road, At the roundabout take the third exit and stay on Ullswater Road, take first Left and the hotel will be on your right