• News Feeds
Page last updated at 07:00 GMT, Friday, 14 October 2011 08:00 UK

Green homes: What about wood?

The first residents of a block of flats built entirely of wood, the second tallest wood built apartment building in the world, are soon to move into their new home in north London.

Nick Higham reports on why Britain has started to build blocks of flats out of timber.

Get in touch with Today via email , Twitter or Facebook or text us on 84844.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific