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POSTPONED - Southern Counties Branch Presidential Dinner

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Thursday 30 April 2020
18:30 - 23:00
Crowne Plaza Felbridge-Gatwick
London Road, EAST GRINSTEAD, West Sussex, RH19 2BH, England
Booking Fees
  • Essential member: £66.00
  • Expert member: £66.00
  • Extra member: £66.00
  • Senior member: £66.00
  • Non member: £66.00
  • Student member: £66.00

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Contact Susie Mulcahy

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POSTPONED - Southern Counties Branch Presidential Dinner


Given the current situation regarding the COVID-19 outbreak, this year’s Southern Counties Branch AGM, Presidential Dinner and Conference scheduled for the 30 April - 1 May will be postponed. We are arranging a new date for the Autumn and as soon as this date is confirmed this page will be updated.

If you have accommodation booked at the Crowne Plaza, you will be able to cancel your booking with no cancellation charge. Please call their in-house reservations team on 01342 337706 (Monday-Friday 9am-5.30pm), who will arrange this for you.


Thursday 30 April 2020, 18:30
Crowne Plaza Felbridge - Gatwick, East Grinstead

The Presidential dinner is taking place on the evening of Thursday 30 April at the Crowne Plaza Felbridge - Gatwick, East Grinstead. The dinner is a fantastic chance to catch-up with those you know and get to know those you don’t!

This is a relaxed get together featuring al fresco drinks, a three-course meal and entertainment. Coming alone? Do let us know when you book and we will ensure you are welcomed and introduced to some friendly faces.

Tickets are £66 (including VAT).

Dress code: Smart casual.

Carriages at 23:00.



Tickets for the dinner are £66 each including VAT, arrival drinks and a three-course meal with wine.


How to book


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BDA members can book online
(login register - see top right of page)

By phone

020 7563 4590

By booking form

Print, complete then return a 
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To book online:

Login to the BDA website first. Then use the pink 'Register' button at the top right of this page.

Please note: If you have a GDC number you can use the online system. You do not need to be a BDA member.

If you do not already have a BDA website username and password, fill in this form and we'll set you up with a username and temporary password.

If booking online, please email us any dietary requirements.



If you wish to stay overnight during the event please contact the Crowne Plaza Felbridge - Gatwick directly on 01342 337700 or email

Rates will be offered at £89 on the evening of Thursday 30 April 2020, including breakfast, WiFi, spa facilities, car parking and VAT. Please ensure you mention you are attending the conference to receive the agreed rate. Bookings are made on a first come first served basis. 


By Car

From the M25

  • Leave the M25 at Junction 6
  • At the exit roundabout stay in the left hand lane and join the A22 towards East Grinstead
  • Follow the A22 for approximately 9 miles heading towards East Grinstead
  • The Hotel is located on the left hand side at Felbridge

From the M23

  • Leave the M23 at Junction 10
  • At the exit roundabout stay in the left hand lane and join the A264 towards East Grinstead
  • Follow the A264 for approximately 8 miles, passing over two roundabouts
  • At the Felbridge traffic lights, turn right onto the A22 towards East Grinstead
  • The Hotel is located after 50 yards on the left hand side.

By Train

The Gatwick Express takes just 30 minutes from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport and then the hotel is just a 15 minute taxi journey from the Hotel. Additionally services from London to East Grinstead operate from London Bridge or London Victoria in 50 minutes and East Grinstead station is a 5 minute taxi journey from the Hotel.





Southern Counties Branch AGM

The Southern Counties Branch AGM will take place at 18:00 on Thursday 30 April 2020 at the Crowne Plaza Felbridge - Gatwick, East Grinstead. All BDA members welcome!

To assist with refreshment arrangements, please register your attendance emailing or calling the events team on 020 7563 4590.

Southern Counties Branch Presidential Conference

This year's conference, The scourge of dental implants in practice, is taking place on Friday 1 May 2020 also at the Crowne Plaza Felbridge -  Gatwick, East Grinstead.

Starting at 09:00, the day will explore the effective management of the dental implant patient in general practice. For further details and to book your place, please click here