Due to update guidance surrounding COVID-19, Grand Designs Live London has been postponed until May 2021. 

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Previously scheduled to take place 22 – 31 August 2020 at London's ExCeL, Media10 has unfortunately had to postpone this year's Grand Designs Live London show until 2021. The event will now take place on 1 - 9 May 2021 at the same venue.

This comes following the UK Government’s recent announcement and updated guidelines, factoring in the safety and wellbeing of staff, exhibitors, sponsors, visitors, partners and contractors.

If you had a ticket for this year's London event, whether booked for May or August, you will automatically be transferred over to the new dates, so you do not need to do a thing. 

Your tickets will be valid on any day that you wish to attend - simply come along with your existing 
ticket to gain access. Alternatively, you can attend any other Media 10 event in 2021.

Simply bring your existing ticket to the box office on the day you would like to attend and exchange for a valid show ticket free of charge.


What are the new London show dates?

1 May – 9 May 2021. 

I already had a ticket for the 2020 show, can I still use it for the new show dates?

Yes, your tickets are valid for the show dates next year 1 May – 9 May 2021.

Will I need to get a replacement ticket with new dates on?

No, simply bring along your current ticket, by either printing at home, or showing on your phone and this will give you access into the exhibition.

My ticket has a specific date on it. Do I need to choose another specific date and get a new ticket?

No. Your tickets will be automatically transferred to the new 2021 dates and will be valid on any day that you wish to attend - simply come along with your existing ticket to gain access.

I have pre-booked my parking at ExCeL, can I change the dates?

If you require a refund or would like to find out more about moving your pre-paid parking to an alternative date, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., stating your car registration and reason for the request. The team at ExCeL London will then investigate your request and provide a refund if necessary.

What happens if I cannot make these new dates?

Don’t worry, you can transfer your ticket to any of the below listed Media 10 events. Simply bring your existing ticket to the box office on the day you would like to attend and exchange for a valid show ticket free of charge.

Ideal Home Show Christmas, 25 - 29 November 2020, Olympia London
Ideal Home Show 26 March - 11 April 2021, Olympia London

What if I am unable to attend on any of the show dates?

If you purchased your ticket through See Tickets - please contact the customer service department at  https://gdllondon.seetickets.com/customerservice. If you purchased tickets through a 3rd party ticket agency, please contact them direct.

For more information, please visit the Grand Designs Live website



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