This has been an extraordinary year for us all and hope we will be able to enjoy more personal freedoms over the summer as well as being to benefit from going to our plots and cultivating fruit vegetables and flowers. Sites have been inspected and Alison has contacted all tenants if their plot has not been […]
This has been an extraordinary year for cultivating allotments with the Corona Virus affecting all our lives. We are currently just out of a second lockdown and in tier 3 but fortunately throughout the year we have been able to benefit from going to our plots and cultivating fruit vegetables and flowers. At this time of year […]
Dear Tenants We are now at that time of year where the day length is beginning to shorten and many plot holders spend less time at the allotment. Together with the very sunny weather currently we have had a dry year overall but there are plenty of jobs that can be done during the autumn. […]
Dear Allotment tenants We are now seeing some easing of the measures out in place during the COVID 19 pandemic but please keep to all the guidelines currently in place to make our visits to the allotments as safe as they can be for everyone . I urge you however to remain careful about stringent […]
Dear Allotment tenants We are still in exceptional times and it has been obvious how many of you have been able to get out for the limited exercise allowed so far and tend your allotment. It does now seem as though unless self isolating or shielding we can enjoy further trips out each day for […]
Read our winter 2019 newsletter.
Dear Tenants We are now at that time of year where the days are at their longest and when many plot holders can spend more time at the allotment. Despite some very unseasonal weather, crops are growing well. Last week all sites were visited by myself and Brenda to judge the plots in pouring rain […]
Another year is well underway and we enjoyed the exceptionally warm conditions in late February which has helped to get an early start on sowing indoor seeds…
Dear TenantsAnother year is almost over and I hope you are able to reflect on some successes during the growing season despite the rather exceptional weather.This is an ideal time to consider plans for next year and consolidate what grows well on your site and maybe look out for one or two different or more […]
Read the June 2018 Allotment Society Newsletter.