Kevin McCloud was a star turn at Grand Designs Live Birmingham

Grand Designs Live 2017 at London's Excel again sees designer and TV presenter Kevin McCloud select innovative products for the home that get a big eco thumbs up from him

pop art tiles by ceramicist Chris Taylor

It’s the wheel of fortune because ceramics have become every bit as collectible as paintings. So if you're potty about pots don't miss CAL, where you'll see work from some 90 leading ceramicists

Lepidopterists will delight in these butterfly domes by Alex MacArthur

Buying antiques is a great way of furnishing with minimal impact on the environment. And if you're always on the look-out for fascinating one-off pieces, don't miss the Decorative Antiques & Textile Fairs in London's Battersea.

model maker Timothy Richards' work is renowned

Architectural model maker Timothy Richards exhibits his work at No 1 Royal Crescent Museum as part of the celebrations of one of Britain's most recognisable and beautiful streets