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Celebration –  10 years of our online green roof guide

Celebration – 10 years of our online green roof guide

Celebration is due. Ten years ago, John Little and I put our heads together to write an online green roof guide. Why? Well, we were both getting so many emails asking questions about how to build green roofs. Back then the original was a downloadable pdf. Now the guide is an all singing and dancing… 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

Sheds – Virginia beach to Milton Keynes

Sheds – Virginia beach to Milton Keynes

From Virginia Beach to Milton Keynes, green roofs are spreading. Over the last two weeks there have been a number of stories about green roofs sheds. We like green roofs shed.  It i, after all,  the purpose of the guide to support people in creating them. Both of these projects used reclaimed wood to make… Read More

Green roof Shed on Hampstead Heath

Green roof Shed on Hampstead Heath

Hampstead Heath came calling by email last week. As can be seen below, this is a delightful project. Dave sent us the image and some words of thanks. He had attended a course we ran for the Centre for Wildlife Gardening in South London. In addition to the course, the delegates also received access to… Read More