Looking at hemp fibre reinforced lime mortar as an environmentally friendly alternative to concrete, with some of the people who have worked with and developed this innovative building material. Anyone interested in green building should come along! PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS CHANGED VENUE TO DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND. Contact SEDA for more details.

The evening will include presentations from: 

Alex Sparrow – Director, UK Hempcrete Ltd

Gillies MacPhail – Project Architect, John Gilbert Architects

Scott Simpson – Research Scientist, University of East London

Sue Manning – Architect, The Big Shed and Founder/ Director of the Lochtayside Community Interest Company

Steve Farrar – Senior Project Engineer, David Narro Associates

Nick Voase – Hemp Farmer


Date: Thursday 27 April

Time: 6.00pm to 9pm

Location: New Glasgow Society, 1307 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8TL

Cost: £8.40 (non SEDA members / £5.80 (SEDA members)