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Orchard Volunteering Day Sunday 30 May 2021

Calling all plotholders, Orchard volunteering day and mini plant sale Sunday 30 May 2021 10am to 12 midday and 2pm to 4pm Weather permitting, we want to spruce up our communal orchard, mow pathways for easy access and clear grass around the trees, ready for mulching. Help with: strimming access pathways clearing the area around…

COVID-19 advice from the National Allotment Society

The National Allotment Society has published comprehensive advice on what to do during the Corona Virus crisis. Read full information at National Allotment Society – Coronavirus Emergency Measures >>> NSALG recommended basic precautions Any plot-holder who is self isolating because a household member is ill with corona-virus should not be visiting the site. Keep hand sanitiser in…

Watering your plot

Ground water levels are low. I got a leaflet from the Affinity Water company yesterday about the rainfall over the winter being too low to fully replenish the groundwater resources. Here is a quote from the leaflet: “Hang up your hose: A garden hose uses as much water in an hour as the average family…

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