The crops go in…

After a late start, we did manage to start planting in the greenhouse. Previous experience taught me that raising the seedlings in the greenhouse and planting them out guaranteed a better chance down at the allotment due to the number of hungry pigeons and crows...

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The Beast from the East

        The Picture above was taken on Sunday 25th Feb 2018, a stark contrast as to what happened the following day and affected us for over a week...         The Beast from the East hit and the following few days left us with a blanket of snow and cut off for several...

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My Allotment – The start

Last year I decided to take on my own allotment at the local village site. I have a very good sized plot, and early on knew I wanted to grow a variety of vegetables as well as fruit. This is my attempt at documenting my journey through the months that followed and to...

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