The course will be conducted by David Ogden with organist Daniel Moult.
The course begins at 11am on Saturday 17th November and finishes at 4.50pm after Evensong on Sunday 18th November.
Accommodation is in twin rooms at the Priory Country Park Premier Inn hotel.
Saturday 17 November
11am Assemble at St Peter de Merton Church, De Parys Avenue, Bedford, MK40 2TX
1pm Lunch break
2pm - 4pm Rehearsal with BBC
4.30pm - 5.30pm Broadcast run through
5.45pm Taxis to Premier Inn, Priory Country Park. Check in
6.15pm Dinner in restaurant
8.30pm Trip to the cinema
11pm Curfew ready for bright and early start on Sunday
Sunday 18 November
6.30am Check out. Collect packed breakfasts.
6.45am Taxis to St Peter’s
7am BBC rehearsal
8.07am BBC Radio 4 Sunday Worship broadcast live from St Peter’s, Bedford, for Prisons Week, ‘Taking the path of life’
9am Finish broadcast
9.30am Over 18s walk to Bedford Prison (0.3 mile)
Under 18s tbc
10.15am Short concert for prisoners in Bedford Prison
12.15pm Lunch – Tavistock Pub & Carvery
1.45pm Walk to St Paul’s Church (0.6 miles from Tavistock Pub)
4pm Evensong at St Paul’s, Bedford
Getting to Bedford
Bedford is 30 minutes by train from St Pancras station. From the north, trains go direct from Nottingham, Derby and Sheffield, and the church is just under a mile from the railway station. By car, Bedford is just off the M1, approximately 40 miles north of London.
How to book
The course fee is £125 including tuition and accommodation, dinner on Saturday, and breakfast and lunch on Sunday. Please pay a deposit of £50 (or the full fee) by Friday 26th October to book your place.
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