Latest News

Lets make brownfield gardens part of urban landscapes

Lets make brownfield gardens part of urban landscapes

The brownfield gardens at Hilldrop are a key element of the Festival of Urban Landscapes to be held in July.   The venue, of course, is the home of GRT. Designing landscapes for people and wildlife is key to John Little’s (co-author of the online guide) work. John’s garden has  a plethora of green roofs.… Read More

Festival of Urban Landscapes for Nature and People

Gathering to celebrate resilient cities filled with nature.       A great line-up of UK and international experts and activists including Ed Snodgrass, Dusty Gedge, Laura Gatti, Arit Anderson, Gary Grant, Sara Venn, Wendy Allen and John Little.   We will be celebrating ways to design city landscapes for nature and people – from… Read More

Landscapes for brownfield invertebrates workshop

Designing Landscape for Brownfield Invertebrates Workshop Date: Wednesday 13th September 2017 from 10.00am – 5.00pm Location: Hilldrop, Laindon Road, Horndon on the Hill. Essex, SS17 8QB Description: Designing for Brownfield invertebrates is fun, practical and inspiring! Although designing landscapes for invertebrates can seem a challenge, at Hilldrop, where the workshop takes place, John Little has been working with different… Read More

Green Roof Training Workshop

Green roof Workshop – All You Need to Know – How to Build a Green Roof for Biodiversity   All You Need to Know – How to Build a Green Roof for Biodiversity Date: Saturday 12th August 2017 from 10.00am – 5.00pm Location: Hilldrop, Laindon Road, Horndon on the Hill. Essex, SS17 8QB   Description: Inspiring, practical and fun… Read More

Scottish green roof training event

Scottish green roof training event

Scottish and want to learn about green roofs? Well GRT in partnership with SEDA are heading to Edinburgh in September to run an event. Scottish Biosolar Roof SEDA is currently working with BIG. No not the Danish Architects but the Bridgend Inspiring Growth project. Part of there work is to  construct a building  that will… Read More