Weekend tickets booked in advance cost £12 (£19 on the door); weekday tickets booked in advance cost £15 (£16 on the door). Kids go free.
Under one roof are 500 exhibitors in sections titled Grand Build, Grand Interiors, Grand Kitchens, Grand Bathrooms, Grand Gardens and Grand Technology, with latest products, trends and technologies plus design shops.
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TV’s Kevin McCloud (right) is your host, with talks, seminars and a show of his personal “green heroes”.
Celebrate the nation’s first National Self Build Week. Try your hand at sustainable building, dabble in cooking demos, and absorb inspiration in the “interiors theatre”. Experts (including architects, surveyors, building engineers, tradesmen and designers) can sort out all your household problems, from finance and regulations to building materials and maintenance, plus the prettier curtains, carpets, lighting and other furnishings.
For more show details, visit granddesignslive.com.