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Grown in Britain Week

The dates of this year’s 2017 Grown in Britain week will be the 9th – 15th 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”

Grown in Britain has several new themed days to help supporters and partners make the most of the week of celebration.

To find out what happened during last years Grown in Britain week click on the days below to find out more:

Monday Timber in Construction Day

Tuesday Woodland Social Enterprise Day – making our local woods work

WednesdayEducation Day – from young people to professional development

ThursdayWoodfuel Day – including the National Woodfuel Conference

FridayFurniture Day – celebrating beautiful products made for home-grown wood

SaturdayShow and Tell Day – a day for woods, forests and wood using businesses to open their doors to their supply chains, customers and communities

SundayConnection 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.

If you’re planning your own event for the Grown in Britain week please do get in touch by emailing , we’d love to hear about it and build it into our communications plan.

Keep visiting the Grown in Britain website and twitter page for regular updates on what will be taking place!

To see what happened during the last Grown in Britain week see here