20th and 21st March 2020

'Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown'

It's with regret that this event has now been cancelled.  For more information please call 01271 890212. 

It’s our pleasure to announce Dai Davies will be visiting Saunton Sands Hotel for a series of enthralling talks during March;

  • 20-21 March 2020

Dai is one of the world’s experts in security and investigation, a former Head of Royal Protection and Chief Superintendent of the Metropolitan Police. His long and distinguished career with the Met Police service culminated with his appointment in 1995 as Operational Unit Commander in charge of Royal Protection for HM The Queen and the Royal Family. He is also a media expert on security terrorism and policing related issues and is a regular on BBC, Sky and international media outlets.

We’re delighted to welcome Dai to Saunton, his breadth of knowledge and intriguing insight on royal protection will make for a fantastic seminar. Dai’s talks will include the history of royal protection, from Edward VIII Patriot or Traitor, and a talk on Princess Diana - the facts!

To celebrate our interesting guest, we’ll be offering a special ticket only rate from £30 per person – but be quick, it’s limited to just 50 places.

Our Weekend Itinerary includes:

Friday - £30 per person

  • 7pm Prosecco reception
  • 7.15pm Talk on Edward VIII Patriot or Traitor? 
  • 8.30pm Dinner in the Terrace Lounge (set menu, shared tables of ten)

Saturday - £22.50 per person

  • 2pm Afternoon tea buffet in the Dining Room
  • 3pm Princess Diana talk

Your're welcome to join us for just one of the talks or both.  Call our Events Team on 01271 890212 or email events@sauntonsands.com to arrange your ticket.