Coronavirus Statement

Following the PM statement 23/3/20 relating to Coronavirus lockdown the situation relating to Allotments was confirmed by Michael Gove on...

June Jobs

Summer arrives June 21 is the longest day of the year, and the extra light and warmth encourages the garden to put on an exuberant burst...

Slug Pellets

Hi The present Slug Pellets "Slug Killer" fall into the a regulations which ban them:- The ban on the sale of products containing...

CCTV in Wickham Road

Hi I please to inform you that the CCTV camera system is now up and working at Wickham Road If you wish to view the areas we are...

Wickham Road Shop

After my E Mail to see if member wanted the shop open on a Saturday morning, I have had several people state they do not know what is in...

May Workload on an allotment

May is one of the busiest months on the vegetable plot. The soil is getting warm and the plants growing well. But watch out for a sneaky...

Today at Wickham Road

Had a great day on the allotment site today Weather was great Path Boards arrived and started to put onto some plot ready to be fitted...

Trading Shops

Pam and Phil have kindly agreed to open up on Good Friday (Weather Permitting) from 09.00- 11.30am Please support as both Pam and Phil...

April Jobs

April Overview April is a ‘let’s go for it!’ month on the allotment but proceed with caution. Hopefully we will all be feeling the...

Thanks

Many thanks for everyone who has signed up to the New website We have had some great comments on the look of the site. If you have any...

Growing Grapes

Contributed by Diana Stevens I have to confess I am not a fan of hot dry weather. This prolonged hot spell makes it difficult to plant,...

N P & K DEMYSTIFIED

Contributed by Steve Lucas N = NITROGEN which promotes leafy growth and is therefore good for brassicas and non-flowering plants P =...

Grafting

Contributed by John Bradley Ever since I was a young man I’ve had a fascination for different methods of propagation. I have done simple...