Early Sowing

I didn’t think I’d get to the allotment this weekend but while I was in the park, trying to squeeze in a long run for my half marathon training, it …

Leaf Feast

Not a great weekend for allotment pottering but I can enjoy a cup of tea in a nice dry shed even on the worst of days. The ground was too …

Log Making

It was a bit soggy on the plot today but I spent a couple of hours in the shed, drinking tea, giving myself a headache with the meths fumes and …

New Garden Centre Opens

The seed order has arrived on the plot and it looks like I might have gone a tad overboard. Having laid the exciting little packets out on the bench I …

Free Lights – Amnesty

Next weekend sees London’s first light bulb amnesty. Apparently you can take up to two traditional light bulbs into any London B&Q store between the 11-13th January 2008 and get …