Calling All Plotters: Community Sunday

  Dear Plotters, This is a call for this month’s Community Sunday, this Sunday at 11.00 (weather permitting), with coffee/tea and cakes from 12.30 at the Octagon. There’s plenty to do on site: – fill potholes – complete bulb planting at Octagon (partially completed by Volunteers) – general site tidy…

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Diary Date – AGM and General Meeting

Dear plotters Our AGM and next General Meeting will take place at RGU’s Riverside East Building, Room 346, at 11.00 am on Saturday 4 November. Free parking is available at RGU. The AGM addresses reports from Chairman, Treasurer and Secretary, election of Committee members and amendments to the Constitution. The…

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Allotment Life

Thanks go to Pat and Stuart for alerting me to this, Allotment Life, FaceBook group. I have been following them for a week or so now and they seem a lively, friendly and knowledgeable lot. I have added a link from our Links Page.  Don’t forget, we have our own…

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Trees and Bees Survey

The, It’s your Neighbourhood programme, had trees, bees and butterflies as a special focus this year and this prompted us to take a look at the trees and bees found on site.  We decided to conduct a little informal research and thanks goes to all who contributed ideas and information.…

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BBQ + Date for your Diaries

GFAA Outdoor Classroom/Wheelchair-Accessible Toilet Opening and Late Summer Barbecue  Saturday 9th September 2016  from 12.00 pm Plotters and our volunteers, along with their families and friends, are invited to our Opening Event and Late Summer Barbecue at the community orchard area of the Garthdee Field Allotments Site. The opening ceremony with drinks…

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Identifying our trees

In support of the It’s Your Neighbourhood 2017 theme – Birds, Bees and Trees – we have begun to survey and identify the trees around our site. Marion (Plot 88) has created a prototype of a label we could use to identify each tree for interested plotters and visitors. However,…

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