Synod 2011
Church of Ireland General Synod

The General Synod of the Church of Ireland will take place from Thursday 12th May to Saturday 14th May at the Armagh City Hotel, Friary Road, Armagh. The Synod is scheduled to commence in the conference centre of the hotel at 10am on Thursday 12th and to finish at 4.30pm on Saturday 14th. The Synod Service will be held in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh on Thursday 12th at 7.00pm.

The Archbishop of Armagh, the Most Revd Alan Harper, OBE, will deliver his presidential address shortly after 10.00am on the first day, Thursday 12th, and will be available for questions at lunchtime on Thursday. Full press facilities will be available in the Press Room of the hotel – the Killylea Room – and journalists are asked to register and receive accreditation at the Press Room on arrival each day.

The General Synod’s website – which will provide useful information and materials on a rolling basis – can be found at: