Monthly Archives: October 2015

The next meeting should be interesting!

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St Annes’ Rd North Allotments poster – love it!

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National Federation of Parks free workshop on 7th November

Free Workshop from the National Federation of Parks on defending our green spaces. Should be useful for allotments – is anybody interested? Bring your own lunch. Contact

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SWCAA newsletter October 2015

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Apple pressing days

Do you have any excess apples? The Random Apple Company at Swanscoe have 2 more pressing days this year, so take your apples along in the morning and get half of the juice! Saturday 17th October 09:00 – 15:00hrs Saturday … Continue reading

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How I manage Marestail (proper name Horsetail)

  I carefully dug the whole plot a spade and a half deep and removed every bit of root I could. Then I dug a spade depth trenches every 4ft and filled them with woodchippings, leaving permanent beds in between. … Continue reading

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Stall at SMBC Health & Well-being Day

On Monday 5th October 2015, Allotments Stockport had a stall at the Health & Well-being Day in Stockport Town Hall. ┬áVisitors were invited to take part in the “Name that veg . .” competition, invited to add their names to … Continue reading

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