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The Kipling Gardens in all their glory







Rottingdean Preservation Society have published a colourful guide to the Kipling Gardens. This useful reference pamphlet, written by Evan Murphie the head gardener, and Valerie Whittle of RPS is full of interesting information about the Gardens. 37 more words

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Beauty is in the eye of the beholder!


All this on route to our starter plot allotment on the Weald.  As for crops we’ve got  artichokes, onions, garlic and raspberries. It’s a bit tough digging things up when it’s sweltering but the place is just heaven

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W.B Yeats - his riverside haunts.

Lovely weather and a wonderful whistle stop walk and talk with Cahal Dallat as part of the Bedford Park Festival last Sunday.

The joy of the event was Cahal’s passion, knowledge and interest in his subject. 100 more words

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A feeling of summer in the air at last


The wisteria had it’s first bloom this year after seven years of waiting. I’m  sure I must be doing something wrong with the pruning.


But the ground cover has spread really well so hardly any pruning. 29 more words

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Poet in residence Postman's Park next weekend

It has been quite hectic visiting the park, researching it’s history, talking to the visitors there. There are lots of tourists as well as office workers and several people were doing walks for charities. 241 more words

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For love of my allotment

We waited for over two years to get an allotment, but now a few years later we can see it is bearing fruit…well onions!    


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The Open Garden Squares Weekend

Can’t believe my luck. I have been given one of The Poetry School’s (http://www.poetryschool.com/) mini residences, called Mixed Borders, for poets to write in London for the Open Garden Square Weekend 13th and 14th June. 336 more words

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