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Allotment – prep! And Casa Chaotica

Today’s the day – a friend is coming over for 11:30am and then we’re off to pick up a van and buy lots of lovely timber so I can finally start making the raised beds for the large allotment. I’m … Continue reading

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Sunday’s Shots from the Plots

I had a much needed break over Xmas and – even though the weather was lovely and sunny for a couple of days – did no work on the plots. My cunning plan for checking progress this year is going … Continue reading

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Five things Friday

Technically it’s just tripped over into Saturday but we’ll ignore that! It’s the weekend. HUZZAH!  My team were off stick today and I hope they’ve not infected me with their various lurgies! I had a couple of days out of … Continue reading

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Allotment – Tamworth Farm

This is the new plot I’ve taken on. Out allotment site is made up of three areas – Rose Avenue (with smaller starter plots which was brought back into cultivation in 2013) and Tamworth Farm and the Horseshoe which have been … Continue reading

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Back garden – day 2 post winter clear up

Busy day which has had to end a little early as I need to jump in the shower and then head out to meet friends for a coffee before going to a gig. The Pyrantha is mostly pruned (though I … Continue reading

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Back garden – day 1 of the post winter clear up!

Now the BFI Flare festival is over I can get back to concentrating on the important things – my garden and allotment! My poor back garden has suffered much over winter – mostly because I’ve not had the time to … Continue reading

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In the beginning

I took on my allotment just over two years ago now.  Alas summer 2014 and 2015 were not kind to me in terms of having time to spend on the plot. So this is a quick reminder (in advance of … Continue reading

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