2016 Grown in Britain Week
Dates released for GiB week 2016!
The dates of this year’s 2016 Grown in Britain week will be the 10th – 16th October.
Grown in Britain Week is:
“A national celebration of wood and the amazing places and people that bring this fantastic material into our lives”
This year Grown in Britain has announced several new themed days to help supporters and partners make the most of the week of celebration
Monday – Launch event and Timber in Construction Day
Tuesday – Social Enterprise Day – making our local woodlands work
Wednesday – Education Day – from young people to professional development
Thursday – Woodfuel Day – including the National Woodfuel Conference
Friday – Furniture Day – celebrating beautiful products made for home-grown wood
Saturday – Show and Tell Day – a day for woods, forests and wood using businesses to open their doors to their supply chains, customers and communities
Sunday – Connection day – time to enjoy our fantastic woods and forests
There will be a range of Grown in Britain partners and supporters, hosting events all over the UK and throughout the week.
Keep visiting the Grown in Britain website and twitter page for regular updates on what will be taking place!