Regional groups

Our Regional Centre and all its groups have a slightly different feel to them and you’re welcome to try a few until you find which one suits you.  If you’re interested in finding out about the groups that are meeting in any of these locations before taking the plunge and attending a session, start the conversation by email as below:


The Yorkshire Dechen Community is based at our regional centre, Kagyu Dechen Dzong in Harrogate and also links up to groups in Ripon, York, Leeds, Northallerton and Hull. For any of these:

Contact Howard at

There are other groups meeting in West Yorkshire and if you’d like to contact them, see below.


Ilkley Buddhist Group

Meet Ilkley Healing Centre, 8 Nelson Road, Ilkley LS29 8HNThursday 7.30pm to 9.30pm £6 facility fee. Contact Keith Shaw  07866 227320 An evening of Hearing, Thinking and Meditating on Buddhist topics. ZOOM is available if requested but no longer automatically on. 

Hebden Bridge

Contact Mark at


Howard, Tricia and Bobby coordinate the Regional Centre, Kagyu Dechen Dzong, supported by the admin team.  If you would like to get in touch with the Regional Coordinators, these are their contact details:

Howard and Tricia Quinn
19 Granville Rd, 

Phone: +44 1423 439807

Contact Howard at

Contact Bobbi at

General enquires:

If you have a general enquiry please fill out the form below and we will get back to you as soon as possible.