Category: blog

End of the season 0

End of the season

It feels like most of the activity on the allotments is now starting to wind down for the year. There are certainly a few empty...

Feels like summer 0

Feels like summer

The recent few weeks of very hot weather have been a blessing for the plot in that it’s really helped the plants that were struggling...

Sunshine and showers 0

Sunshine and showers

At last we’ve had a decent amount of rain on the plot. It certainly has been a long time coming. Now that the rain has...

Growing season 0

Growing season

The allotment has really come to life in the last couple of weeks. Many go the long-term plot holders are now visiting more regularly and...

Sunshine! 0

Sunshine!

The lovely weather over the weekend enticed many people onto their plots, us included. It was good to catch up with the regulars who we’ve...

News from the plot 0

News from the plot

Onions and garlic We’ve recently planted more onions and garlic. This is in addition to the large amount we planted back in November of last...

Harvest 0

Harvest

Cucumbers and gherkins We planted cucumbers and gherkins outside this year as a bit of an experiment. We know that they prefer the conditions in...

Summer on the plot 0

Summer on the plot

It’s a good time of year to be on the allotment. Nearly all the of the available space is planted and the hard work is...

Spring Has Sprung 0

Spring Has Sprung

It’s getting on for the middle of March and we’re finally beginning to see the signs of spring that will encourage us to get to...

Sunny Spell 0

Sunny Spell

All good things come to an end. And so it is with the welcome spell of hot weather we’ve enjoyed recently. The last few weeks...