Monthly Archives: August 2014

What’s new on Steve and Amanda’s plot

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Green bean recipes

Adapted Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall recipes below, tried and tested and delicious: RUNNER BEANS WITH TOMATOES Serves 4 3 Tbsp olive oil 2 red onions, diced 1 bay leaf 3 garlic cloves, finely sliced 500g runner beans, cut up 350g cherry tomatoes, … Continue reading

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More allotments for Wales

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Torkington Allotments enter the Allotment Challenge

 How to enter a competition for allotment produce Torkington Allotment Association entered the Allotment Challenge at last week’s Disley Show, and as Paul Green said “it’s a bit of fun”. So how did we do it? Click for the whole … Continue reading

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The ‘Good Life’ in Woodley

Originally posted on jamessk6.com:
There’s a real sense of community at the Braddon Road allotments in Woodley.  Plots are tended by men, women, couples and friends of all ages.  With a mix of newcomers and some who have been there for more than 20 years.  Elderberry trees…

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Dial Park Allotments Open Day 2014

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History of Local Authority Allotments

Click on picture for the whole article from the National Allotment Association

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