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Writtle College is awarded the Young Gardeners of The Year's People's Choice Award

Writtle College has been awarded the People's Choice Award at this year's Young Gardeners of the Year awards. Over 11,500 visitors at the Ideal Home Show...Read More

Thank you to all who attended the Ideal Home Show 2015!

A huge thank you to the thousands of visitors who came to the Ideal Home Show 2015. We hope you had a great day! The show was opened in style on Friday...Read More

Virgin Media Thank You For Visiting The Ideal Smart Home

Supercharged life The Ideal Smart Home, supercharged by Virgin Media welcomed thousands of you into our worldof  amazing gadgets, telly worth hibernating...Read More

M&S are proud to be sponsoring The Gap House

Founded in 1884, M&S has grown from a single market stall to an international, multi-channel retailer. They sell stylish, high quality, great value...Read More

Anglian Home Improvements Proud Headline Sponsor of The Ideal Home Show 2015

Once again, we were delighted to welcome Anglian Home Improvements as the proud headline sponsor of the Ideal Home Show in 2015. Anglian’s eye-catching...Read More

If You Missed The Exclusive Show Discounts On Hydropool Hot Tubs & Swimspas Don't Worry!

Hydropool UK, proud sponsors of Ideal Gardens, created a VIP Consultation area and showcased the largest range of Self Cleaning Hot Tubs &...Read More

Exclusive Product Previews & Live Booking Service Makes Thomas Sanderson a Must-See

The must-see collection at Ideal Home Show 2015 is Thomas Sanderson’s elegant Luminette® range of blinds, featured in two of this years’ iconic show...Read More

Ideal Cake Decorator of The Year 2015 announced on Easter Sunday

The Ideal Cake Decorator of the Year competition is back this year with 5 professional cake decorators competing for the title. The theme for this year...Read More

Win a Conservatory Makeover worth £5,000 from Thomas Sanderson

You could win £4,000 worth of beautiful, bespoke, made-to-measure Thomas Sanderson Conservatory Blinds PLUS a Complete Conservatory Valet worth...Read More

Lord John Prescott, MP, visits The Gap House – built on replica Downing Street

On Tuesday 24th March 2015 Lord John Prescott, MP, visited the Ideal Home Show for a guided tour around the Show Homes, including The Gap House in...Read More

Supersize stand impresses crowds

The team at Express Bi-folding Doors are debuting their largest ever stand at this year’s show, and it’s been going down a treat! As well as its extended...Read More

'Katie Piper: Confidence, The Secret' is a huge hit on the Ideal Catwalk

Over opening weekend, Ideal Fashion & Beauty Ambassador Katie Piper launched the UK’s first diversity catwalk. This year is Katie’s first time as a...Read More

Ideal Home Show 2015 opens to rave reviews!

Since our celebrity ambassadors cut the ribbon to open the 107th Ideal Home Show, the show has received rave reviews from the press. From Katie Piper...Read More

Writtle College wins the Young Gardeners of the Year Award!

Writtle College wins the 2015 Young Gardeners of the Year Awards at this year's Ideal Home Show sponsored by Anglian Home Improvements The annual...Read More

The Ideal Home Show is now open!

The Ideal Home Show sponsored by Anglian Home Improvements opened today at Olympia London for its 107th Year! Dating back to 1908, when it was first...Read More

Plan your day out at the Ideal Home Show!

There is so much on offer at this year’s Ideal home Show that it is a good idea to plan your day in advance to make sure you don’t miss the parts you’re...Read More

Win a bedroom makeover worth £5,000 with Hammonds!

Storage issues? Cluttered rooms? Or just fancy a change? Hammonds Furniture and the Ideal Home Show have teamed up to offer one lucky winner the exciting...Read More

The Great British Sewing Bee - Free inside the Telegraph!

Free inside the Telegraph on Saturday, March 21 and Sunday, March 22, 2015, enjoy two 24-page booklets packed with fashionable projects and helpful...Read More

Introducing the Ideal Show Homes 2015!

The Ideal Show homes are the main event and an iconic feature of the Ideal Home Show. They are the highlight of many visitor's trip whether they take...Read More

Visit the Home for Life styled by House Beautiful

The Home for Life styled by House Beautiful is a striking new design, which can be built in any environment and is suited to maximise views of beautiful...Read More

Pay a visit to our very own British Pub - The Duke's Head sponsored by Vivid

On level 1 of Olympia amongst the fantastic range of gifts and goodies in Ideal Shopping, you will find an Ideal Home Show favourite, the Duke’s Head...Read More

Nicolites and Vivid are proud to be sponsoring the Duke’s Head

Nicolites and Vivid are proud to be sponsoring The Duke’s Head at the Ideal Home show this year. Being established suppliers of e-cigarettes and e-liquids...Read More

Stoves Announced as Appliance Partner for 2015

Stoves is thrilled to return to the Ideal Home Show as appliance partner for all of the 2015 events.  During the shows, the best of Stoves’ British-made...Read More

Visit Ideal Shopping sponsored by

We are proud to announce Ocado, the online supermarket as the sponsor of Ideal Shopping for the Ideal Home Show 2015! Within Ideal Shopping sponsored...Read More

Hammonds Furniture at the Ideal Home Show

Hammonds, the UK’s leading fitted bedroom company is the latest company to announce its partnership with the Ideal Home Show.  Hammonds have been...Read More

WIN tickets to the world premiere of Breakfast at Tiffany's live!

  Experience 1961 romantic comedy Breakfast at Tiffany's like never before! Enjoy the World Premiere of the timeless film screened in the iconic Royal...Read More

WIN the chance to take to the catwalk with Katie Piper!

How do you fancy strutting your stuff on the Ideal Home Show Catwalk sponsored by Lexus alongside the inspirational Fashion and Beauty Ambassador Katie...Read More

Don’t miss your favourite Celebrity Expert at the show!

Visiting the Ideal Home Show offers you the chance to see your favourite celebrity experts and pick up handy hints and tips on their area of...Read More

Burleigh at the Ideal Home Show

Burleigh, makers of premium hand-made English tableware, are delighted to be partnering with the Ideal Home Show as official supplier of tableware to ‘The...Read More

90’s star Adam Rickitt set to appear on the Ideal Catwalk!

An exciting addition to this year’s Ideal Catwalk line-up; we welcome 90’s star Adam Rickitt. Best known for his role in Coronation Street and his...Read More

The Ideal Partnership

Ocado, the online supermarket, will be joining us at the Ideal Home Show 2015 as the Official Supplier to the Food and Drink Theatre. To celebrate,...Read More

Introducing the Ideal VIP Lounge sponsored by Lexus - book tickets now!

The Ideal Home Show is delighted to introduce the luxury Ideal VIP Lounge sponsored by Lexus, which for the first time will be housed within the...Read More

Welcome to our headline sponsor Anglian Home Improvements

Anglian Home Improvements are proud to be headline sponsors of this year’s iconic Ideal Home Show.   As the UK’s leading home improvements company with...Read More

Win a supercharged day with Virgin Media

The countdown is on! Virgin Media are gearing up to supercharge the Ideal Smart Home at this year's show. But as well as supercharging your home, we...Read More

James Grace are an Official Show Home Partner

James Grace are pleased to announce that we will be an official partner at the Ideal Home Show London. This March will mark our third year exhibiting at...Read More

Express Bi-folding Doors has been announced as the sponsor of the Ideal Home Improvements

Express Bi-folding Doors has been announced as the sponsor of this year's 'Home Improvements' section. Family owned and managed, Express is an industry...Read More

Win a complete Conservatory Valet worth £1,000 from Thomas Sanderson

Win a Thomas Sanderson Premier Plus Conservatory Clean & Care, complete Conservatory Valet worth £1,000 PLUS £1,000 worth of vouchers to spend at...Read More

Subscribe to Ideal Home from just £22.99, that’s less than half price!

Every issue of Ideal Home contains fabulous real homes plus kitchen and bathroom makeovers, with easy ways for readers to get the look. Original and...Read More

Food & Drink at the Ideal Home Show

The Ideal Home Show is the home of fabulous shopping but it's a big show and getting around it can be hard on the feet! Taking time out is a must, so...Read More

Introducing our Hotel Partner - Hilton London Olympia

The Hilton London Olympia is located on bustling Kensington High Street, a four-minute walk from Olympia London. Enjoy a central location surrounded by a...Read More
moneysavingexpert-com-martin-lewis-to-host-six-talks-at-the-ideal-super-theatre Martin Lewis to host six talks at the Ideal Super Theatre

Listen to founder and editor of Martin Lewis for cost-cutting tips you can’t afford to miss. With tough times continuing to worry...Read More

Hydropool are the proud sponsors of the Ideal Gardens

Hydropool UK are ​proud sponsors of Ideal Gardens and the Champagne Bar ​for the sixth year running. Only Hydropool's Hot Tubs and SwimSpas have the...Read More

Gregg Wallace is back! Book a table at the restaurant now!

The Gregg Wallace Restaurant is back! This year the restaurant will be offering diners a spectacular culinary experience - with an exciting new menu of...Read More

Ocado announced as our official supplier to the Food and Drink Theatre

Ocado, the online supermarket are delighted to be partnering with the Ideal Home Show 2015 as official supplier to the Food and Drink Theatre sponsored...Read More

The Katie Piper Foundation is announced as our official charity partner

This year we have the inspirational Katie Piper as our new ambassador for Fashion and Beauty. We are also excited to be working with The Katie Piper...Read More

Celebrity Line-up for 2015 Announced!

We can now reveal the 2015 celebrity line-up for the Ideal Home Show! New for 2015 we are excited to have international author, inspirational speaker,...Read More

Ideal Smart Home supercharged by Virgin Media

Ready to supercharge your home? Head straight to the Ideal Smart Home, supercharged by Virgin Media. As well as all the latest gadgets and gizmos,...Read More

Hydropool are the proud sponsors of the Ideal Champagne Bar

In the heart of Ideal Gardens sponsored by Hydropool, visitors can take a short break and enjoy Champagne and charcuterie in a tranquil contemporary...Read More

Thirst Pockets will be sponsoring Ideal Food & Housewares, plus the Ideal Food & Drink Theatre at the show

Thirst Pockets is one of leading kitchen towel brands, manufactured by the Sofidel Group, Europe's second largest tissue producer. With more than 30...Read More

Lexus are proud to be the official Fashion and Beauty sponsor for the Ideal Home Show

Lexus are proud to be the official Fashion and Beauty sponsor for the Ideal Home Show. Our glamorous catwalk will bring you the latest and seasonal...Read More

The Ideal Home Show is returning in 2015 to its original home....Olympia!

The Ideal Home Show has been transforming Britain’s homes since 1908 and in 2015 the show will be moving to Olympia London, where it all began!...Read More

Lexus are delighted to be our Official Automotive Partner

Lexus are delighted to be confirmed as the Official Automotive Partner of Ideal Home Show. On display will be the new Lexus NX, designed to command...Read More

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