Kevin McCloud, keynote speaker at Bristol Conference

Kevin McCloud, MBE, British designer, writer and television presenter best known for his series Grand Designs, will be a keynote speaker at the 52nd IMCL Conference in Bristol, June 29-July 3.   Kevin’s highly sustainable, affordable residential housing development company HAB Housing, completed their first 42-home project in Swindon in 2011, and is now developing custom build housing scheme in new town developments across England’s south-west counties.

“HAB stands for Happiness Architecture Beauty”, states Kevin. “Hab’s mission is to make homes that lift the spirits: that are a pleasure to live in and a joy to behold.”

The projects feature wildlife corridors, shared gardens and orchards, biodiversity, edible landscapes and sustainable drainage. They use materials and products that have low environmental impact, and are affordable, durable, readily available and easy to maintain.