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Win tickets to Grand Designs Live

We’ve teamed up with Grand Designs Live to offer our newsletter subscribers a great opportunity to win a pair of tickets to this exciting event, which showcases the very latest ideas for homes and gardens.
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Win tickets to Grand Designs Live

We’ve teamed up with Grand Designs Live to offer our newsletter subscribers a great opportunity to win a pair of tickets to this exciting event, which showcases the very latest ideas for homes and gardens.

We have 10 pairs of tickets to give away for this inspirational show

Grand Designs Live, hosted by Channel 4’s Grand Designs presenter Kevin McCloud, returns to Birmingham’s NEC from 10-14 October. Whether you’re planning a self-build, renovation, or adding the finishing touches, find everything you need for your very own Grand Design at this multi-award winning event.

Kevin and a selection of experts will be on stage over the five days discussing the best ways to go about your home or garden project.

The show gives you access to 400+ companies across six project zones covering build, kitchens, bathrooms, interiors, technology and gardens, as well as free one-to-one consultations with project specialists and an array of other exciting highlights.

After browsing the halls, visitors can then enjoy the range of informative features at the show: 

  • Ask An Expert – This popular service, returns offering visitors the opportunity to consult with specialists across a range of home-improvement areas, from finance to self-build and everything in-between.
Plus much more...
  • The Grand Theatre, sponsored by Airflow - Kevin, joined by a whole host of industry experts, and some Grand Designers from the latest series of Grand Designs, will provide a wide-reaching range of informative seminars on everything from architecture, to building, and beyond.
Plus much more...
  • Kevin's Green Heroes – Each year Kevin showcases the most revolutionary and useful eco-friendly gadgets and products on the market. This year, visitors can get first-hand experience through live demonstrations of current and past ‘heroes’.
Plus much more...

    Find out more about what’s in store here.

          How to enter

          If you fancy heading to the NEC in October to see the best of contemporary design for home and garden, simply leave a comment on this blog - why not tell us what you'd most look forward to seeing at the show? Scroll to the bottom of this page to comment (your email address won't be published). You’ll also need to be a subscriber to our monthly email newsletter to be a winner, so if you're not already signed up, fill in your email address in the grey band right at the bottom of this page.




          Here’s the small print:

          Grand Designs Live Giveaway, 2018

          This giveaway is open to UK residents over the age of 18 only. No purchase necessary. No cash alternative is available.  Winners will be chosen at random and the judges’ decision will be final. 10 winners will each receive two (2) tickets to Grand Designs Live at the NEC, Birmingham, 10-14 October 2018. Giveaway opens at 00:01 on 30/08/2018 and closes at 23:59 on 13/09/2018. Winners will be contacted by Burgon & Ball shortly after the closing date, and prizes will be fulfilled directly by Grand Designs Live. Entrants can obtain a list of winners after the giveaway has closed by contacting Burgon & Ball. Employees of Burgon & Ball and of FremantleMedia and their family members aren’t eligible to win. One entry per person; entries created by a bot or a service that automatically enters participants are not eligible to win. We draw your attention to our privacy policy here.

          Grand Designs is a trademark of FremantleMedia Ltd. Licensed by FremantleMedia Ltd.


          Grand Designs Live Birmingham

          Wed 10 – Sun 14 October

          Birmingham NEC, North Ave, Marston Green, Birmingham B40 1NT


          Follow Grand Designs Live on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.



          • I’d love to get some ideas to refresh my tired looking dining room and also perhaps some environmentally friendly options for my Victorian house

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          • How to use less plastic, recycle and re use but still have a clean uncluttered finish, minimise my waste footprint without cutting down on quality. Easy eco friendly swaps!

            Norm on
          • I have a whole 1950’s bungalow to remodel, I want to open up the back to the garden and shuffle around the bathroom, let light in for my houseplants, and my tenders and well, basically I want to convert as much home into garden or plant space as I can, but accept I probably do need to keep a toilet and bathroom ha ha!

            Angela on
          • I’d love to win tickets because I have lots of questions to ask the experts. I’ve recently moved and have a beautiful garden and I would like it to stay that way

            Marlene Fox on
          • As a millennial, owning a property is almost a pipe dream at this point – but why not dream big?! And in the meantime I’d love some inspiration to continue stuffing my rented flat!

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