30-8 Apr 2016

Grand Designs Live returns for 2016 at London’s ExCeL


Grand Designs Live returns from 30th April to the 8th May 2016. The event, based on the hugely popular Channel 4 series Grand Designs, offers visitors a chance to view the latest trends and unseen products in self-build, from kitchens to gardens and everything in-between.


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Visitors to this year’s Grand Designs Live can see over 500 exhibitors across six different sectors including: Grand Build, Grand Kitchens, Grand Bathrooms, Grand Technology, Grand Gardens and Grand Interiors. With each section boasting a specialised feature, this year’s Grand Designs Live is set to be better than ever.

Kevin McCloud, design guru and Presenter of the Channel 4 TV series, will be hosting the nine-day run of the design exhibition. Architect and TV personality, Charlie Luxton will also be making an appearance. Throughout the show, visitors can see interactive sessions from TV personalities live on-stage, cookery demonstrations from Michelin-starred chefs, and gain invaluable home renovation and build advice from industry experts.

Lee Newton, CEO of organiser Media 10, said: “Our grand show always delivers the most up-to-date trends in home design, with hundreds of exhibitors there is a range of inspiration for our visitors to take in and implement in their own home designs. We are excited to be back at the ExCeL for the 2016 show.”

Alongside these great features, the show offers an array of other great attractions including:

• Kevin’s Green Heroes – A collection of eco-friendly products curated by Kevin McCloud and showcased in the Grand Theatre

• River Cottage Canteen – River Cottage returns to host the show restaurant with a seasonable and sustainable menu

• Grand Village – The Grand Village is the main highlight of the show and reflects the ethos of Grand Designs; unique architecture, innovation and environmental awareness

• Ask an Expert – Visitors are invited to book free 30 minute appointments with architects, surveyors, planners, garden designers and funding advisors to get their project underway

• Live Kitchen Experience – Watch top chefs and restaurateurs at work, plus discover the latest Miele appliances with daily demonstrations

• Grand Interiors Theatre – The perfect place to learn tips and tricks from industry experts. The attraction offers everything from choosing colour schemes right down to plastering techniques

• Grand Build Theatre – New for 2016, visitors will be able to visit a dedicated theatre on self-build and home renovation

Grand Designs Live takes place from 30th April to the 8th May 2016 at London Excel. Save £5 when you book in advance. Order your tickets online or call the booking hotline on 0844 854 1348.


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