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Timber Briefing - October 2016

October 2016 Newsletter - Timber stories from around the industry


Spring conferenceCustom-Build: Seeing the Wood through the Trees

The final Wood for Good timber housing conference, focussing on the custom build market, is taking place on the 27th October in Bristol.

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Zero carbon developmentsLondon's new planning regulations to enforce zero-carbon development

New London planning regulations have brough back the need for zero-carbon residential development in the capital.

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Timber events update: Timbo expo, Wood awards and more

A range of events in October and November are set to further promote the use of timber in construction and architecture, celebrating innovative timber projects and where there are new opportunities to use it as a material

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WWF supports case for sustainable sourcing of timber

A new report from the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) has supported the call for increased investment in sustainable timber sourcing

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Plans revealed for world's tallest timber-hybrid building

Plans have been unveiled to build the world’s tallest timber-hybrid building in Canada

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