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No more nasturtiums

If only this title were true. Instead I fear they’ll be haunting the allotment for many years to come…

I took advantage of a day off and the dry-before-the-storm (storm ‘Barny’, no less) this morning to continue to clear away the jungle of nasturtiums around the plot. 176 more words


It's Not All Rock n' Roll

As my wife will tell you, I love Christmas. Thankfully, for her, I don’t let the festivities takeover until December. Even though it’s only November, homes across the land are under invasion by the ever-fattening Christmas marketing monster, feeding on people’s idea of Christmas. 497 more words


Prince's Trust volunteers are clearing up

Here’s what’s happening right now on our allotment: thanks so much to the Princes Trust volunteers!

Our @PrincesTrust Team doing great work for @BhoggOrg in Hove :) Full story: …

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Brighton Time to Act week

Did you know that 15 – 21 November is Brighton Time to Act week?

Our friends over at Brighton CAN (Climate Action Network) are organising an amazing line up of events, including a special climate change -themed  125 more words


Making a Hedgehog Home

I have to say that I have become totally obsessed with Pinterest, I began to use it for work purposes (Evoke Visual) that then progressed to ideas for our home and now I have opened up a whole new world  by utilising many many “boards” for allotment ideas and inspiration! 84 more words


To dig or not to dig.

This year was my third season on my allotment, time that has passed with unseemly haste. I inherited a plot that had been pasture and had been badly ploughed before the first tenant took it on. 443 more words