– Meet the Lineup –


9-11 September 2021

Find out about our signature blend of brilliant speakers, workshop sessions, activity leaders, entertainers and caterers

After the last year and a half we just KNOW you need to unplug! So we’re bringing you a full-on, top-notch, first-class selection of inspirational speakers, motivational workshops, and relaxing wellbeing activities plus an evening line up including live music, our awesome raffle and more to make this an unforgettable experience. Add to that full catering from amazing local suppliers and you won’t find a better value or more compelling comms event anywhere around!

Find out about Comms Unplugged 2021 and COVID-19

– Thursday –

Arrive this morning, pitch up and join us for lunch and registration, before the comms event of the year gets off to a cracking start!

The programme starts at 2pm

– 2.15pm - Opening speaker! –

Get #CU21 off to a fabulous, creative start!

Could drawing change your life?

Kate Mason
The Big Draw
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– Thursday workshops –

Some fantastic professional development choices await you on day one.

3.30pm Jamie Sergeant

Think BIG to push your creative boundaries
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It's a goody!

Workshop 3

What could it be...?

– Thursday wellbeing activities –

Get your first dose of downtime in our gorgeous Dorset field

4.45pm Kate Mason

Mindful drawing
The Big Draw
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Session 2

All will be revealed...

Session 3

To be announced...

– Friday –

A full day of fresh, exciting comms and wellbeing sessions, workshops and activities, to boost your professional and personal development.
If you're arriving today, join us from 8.45am to pitch up if you're staying overnight, or for registration from 9.15am.

– 10.15am - #CU21 Headliner! –

How to fix work - sorting out our workplace culture

Bruce Daisley

Tech guru, podcaster and best-selling author
Eat, Sleep, Work, Repeat and how to rediscover the Joy of Work
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– Friday's fabulous workshops! –

Starting at 11.45am and 2.00pm, we once again bring you some of the best speakers and session leaders from our part of the world, plus brilliant workshops from lovely, inspiring people from across the UK.

11.45am Dan Holden

Developing your internal comms campaigns
Horizon Comms
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11.45am workshop 2

Announcement pending....

11.45am workshop 3

Soon to be revealed.....

2pm Dominic Ridley-Moy

Behaviour change masterclass
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2pm Jill Spurr

Taming your imposter
Chartered practitioner and housing comms pro
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2pm workshop 3

Coming soon...

– Friday wellbeing activities –

Starting at 3.15pm and 4.30pm, your day of activities concludes with some well-deserved down-time, fun and fresh air!

3.15pm Irena Beniston

Mrs Namaste
Calm and gentle yoga
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3.15pm and 4.30pm Fresh Air Fridays

Wellbeing walks to refresh the soul
Connect with yourself, the surroundings and your fellow unpluggers
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3.15pm Sarah Dakin

Sewing with Sarah
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4.30pm Session 1

Can't wait to reveal...

4.30pm Session 2

We'll tell you soon...

– Friday evening –

Our amazing #CU21 raffle draw will take place, plus we'll have live music to relax to.

– Saturday –

We treat your senses with a morning wellbeing activity, followed by lunch and packing up time :-(


– Meet our caterers –

Food and drink is included in your ticket price. We've sourced a fantastic bunch of local suppliers to keep your taste buds as stimulated as your body and mind.