Bite-Size session: Bridging the Gap - A critical look at why design targets are so often missed

11/05/2015 17:00
11/05/2015 19:00

Event Description

Our popular Bite-Size training sessions continue in Bristol this summer, with a session on bridging the gap between design targets and performance from The Green Register's Lucy Pedler... Read more »

National Apple Festival

17/10/2015 10:00
18/10/2015 17:00

Event Description

The Biggest and Best Apple Festival is back for 2015 - a display of around 400 apple varieties and ‘try before you buy’ of the seasonal fruit. Tractor trailer and walking tours of the orchards will be running and the craft and produce village returns to offer your some unique gift ideas. Enjoy live music, local food and entertainment over the whole weekend. Take a miniature train ride to see the farm from a whole new view and children can get crafty and have their face painted in the little festival goer’s area. Find out more at

Policy priorities for architecture and the built environment - design, planning, skills and international growth

24/03/2015 09:00
24/03/2015 13:00

Event Description

Following the publication of the second progress report on the implementation and evolution of the Farrell Review, and as the Department for Communities and Local Government considers responses to its consultation on architects regulation and the Architects Registration Board, this seminar will offer a timely opportunity to discuss the emerging challenges and opportunities for UK architecture and the built environment. Read more »

Bite-Size Session: BREEAM - a sustainable building standard or a box ticking exercise?

07/05/2015 15:00
07/05/2015 17:00

Event Description

Blythe Jopling of Eight Associates discusses BREEAM. Focussing on the credits architects are responsible for, and showing how to get the most credits for the least cost.

More details of this event are to follow...

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Mind the Gap! Are our construction projects performing as designed?

23/04/2015 09:15
23/04/2015 17:00

Event Description

  • Are our construction projects performing as designed?
  • Why do we miss targets despite an ever-increasing understanding of the issues?
  • Where are the biggest gaps between design and actual performance?
  • How to close the gap: an introduction to Building Performance Evaluation

Join us to investigate these questions and much more about the Performance Gap...

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Swim the Great London Swim for The Children's Trust!


Event Description

Raise money for The Children's Trust, the UK's leading charity for children with brain injury, by swimming for us in this year's Great London Swim! Read more »

Stories From Site: Reducing the Performance Gap in Reality

31/03/2015 14:00
31/03/2015 18:00

Event Description

The Green Register, in partnership with Pollard Thomas Edwards and Zero Carbon Hub present:- “Stories from site - reducing the performance gap in reality”

About the seminar
This session will focus on new build housing, part L and the performance gap from concept design through to site detailing. Delegates will tackle issues of thermal bridging, thermal bypass and airtightness and engage with how this is delivered on site. The session will highlight the performance gap and look at various practical solutions for architects and builders. Read more »

Building Performance Evaluation in the South West - Seminar and Site visit

15/04/2015 13:30
15/04/2015 17:15

Event Description

Do you:

  • Wonder why non-domestic buildings may not perform as designed?
  • Want to understand how to accurately evaluate your project, post completion?
  • Want to know how others have done?
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EVOLUTION Scotland 2015

11/04/2015 09:00
11/04/2015 16:30

Event Description

The EVOLUTION Motor Show 2014 was such a resounding hit last year… And now it’s back, bigger, and even better, in 2015!

We are delighted to bring Edinburgh the next step in motoring… The Motor Show with a difference… EVOLUTION Scotland!

This is your chance to check out and even try some of the best and most efficient motoring technology the electric and low emission world has to offer… There will be around 70 different makes and models for you to see. These vehicles are not the future, they are the now! Read more »

Vegfest UK 2015


Event Description

Returning to the shores of Brighton for the first of three dates also including Bristol and London, the UK’s premier vegetarian and vegan superfood festival, Vegfest UK, is back at the Brighton Centre in March 2015. Read more »

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