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Coronavirus - New Rules, June 1st

We are modifying the rules covering the allotments during the coronavirus pandemic: allotment members can now bring in non-plotholders to help them on their plots. Please continue to observe the rules on distancing (keeping at least two metres apart) and hygiene (wearing gloves when going in and out of the entrance door and vehicle gate, using the pumps and when touching any surface likely to be touched by others).

The new rules are as follows:

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New RPA forum for all plotholders

We have set up an online forum so plotholders can continue to chat with each other and exchange news, views, advice, arrange seed and plant swaps, etc.

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National Insect Week, hot birds and RIP

National Insect Week, hot birds and RIP

Last week was National Insect Week. Days of temperatures in the low 30s and too hot for me to go to the plot during the heat of the day! I went up one morning at 7.30am and others were leaving; my neighbour had been watering for an hour before I got there! But perfect for the bees, butterflies and other sun loving insects.

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Seed Store cafe welcome sign

Seed Store cafe

Tea, coffee, soft drinks, and delicious homemade cakes.
Open every Sunday:
11am - 12:30pm

Allotment main entrance - unlocked padlock

Waiting list now open

Do you want to put your name down for a plot? Click here to find out how.

Allotment main entrance opening time

Opening and closing times throughout the year can be found here.