Saturday 14 – Sunday 15 November 2009
Learn about green roofs and how to build them. Includes hands-on experience and site visits.
Brighton Permaculture Trust in partnership with Brighton & Hove Building Green.
Find out more here: http://www.brightonpermaculture.co.uk/courses_events/greenroofs09.html
Find out everything you need to know about green roofs from leading expert Dusty Gedge and BioRegional.
Held at Eversheds’ London headquarters, close to St Paul’s Cathedral, these free seminars are aimed at all those thinking about installing or specifying a green roof.
The seminars include a tour of Eversheds’ cutting-edge green roof – the largest in London, a one hour introduction to green roofs from Dusty Gedge, the results of an exciting new green roof trial from BioRegional, along with a question and answer session.
Aimed at local authorities, developers, housing associations, architects and specifiers, you will find out about:
- the benefits of green roofs
- composts and substrates
- types of green roofs
- suitability for different applications.
Dates and times
There are three seminars to choose from, but don’t delay as places will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis:
- Thursday 12th November: 9-11.30 am
- Thursday 12th November: 2.30-5 pm
- Friday 13th November: 9-11.30 am
To book your place or to find our more email firstname.lastname@example.org or call her on 020 8404 4895, stating your preferred date.
Ben Law - a speaker at Green Architecture Day 2009
Saturday 20 March 2010
Linking buildings & landscapes – Includes a talk on a an rooftop edible forest garden in Reading
A chance to meet Brighton & Hove building Green
Follow the link for a free step-by-step DIY guide to greening your shed!
Or download the PDF guide:
Green Your Roof – Brighton & Hove Building Green 2009
Best sheds win a prize! Post pictures of your completed project to the Building Green Flickr group.
A two day course in Brighton, Saturday 13 to Sunday 14 June 2009.
Learn about green roofs and how to build them. Includes hands-on experience and site visits guided by experts.
Book the workshop via our partners the Brighton Permaculture Trust.
Last year’s DIY Green Roof workshop was the first in the UK and a great success – we hope you can join us in June.
Come and meet Building Green at Green Architecture Day this Sunday 19 April 2009.
We’ll be on Stand 17. More details at:
This event is now in the past. You can find presentations from previous Green Architecture Days by visiting the link above.
Find out about the 2010 event here.
Overlooking the Crew Club green roof, Whitehawk, Brighton
Building Green will be sharing a stand with Building For Nature at this year’s World Green Roof Congress in London.
The congress is on 17-18 September, and members will be at the stand during lunch and hope to see you.