Bishop’s Stortford is a beautiful market town steeped in history and yet very much connected to the 21st century world with excellent rail links into London Liverpool Street and just ten minutes away from London Stansted Airport – making it perfectly located for conference delegates travelling from a range of international and domestic locations.
For those travelling by road the M11 (J8) is just a few minutes away providing easy access to London, Cambridge and the east of England. On the Hertfordshire and Essex border, Bishop’s Stortford boasts Roman heritage, which is evident in nearby Waytemore Castle all adding to the town’s unique character which, combined with the excellent transport links, all contribute to making it an ideal conference and meeting destination.
Like so many towns in Hertfordshire, Bishop’s Stortford has a real café culture and vibe created by the plethora of restaurants and bistros and the town takes pride in the fact that the majority are independently owned and operated.
The conference delegate will also find a wealth of shopping opportunities in Bishop’s Stortford and, like the cafes, many are independently run family businesses with the emphasis on a boutique style.
Very much a traditional market town Bishop’s Stortford boasts two weekly markets on Thursday and Saturday.