Stonking Community Sunday

Our Community Sundays seem to go from strength to strength. Todays was a proper tonic.  It was great to see so many plotters and volunteers join us.  We had so many willing hands we were able to set up three work squads.  As a result, we managed to fill all…

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Dodgy Geezers Alert

These two well dodgy characters were spotted yesterday. They appeared to be trying to sneak a stolen tractor on site.  Where they had hidden the rest of the tractor we are not sure.  However, they were entirely brazen in their efforts and looked pretty determined. It appeared that one was…

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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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Cheaper Seeds – a new GFAA Benefit

Good news! GFAA has joined the Dobies Gardening Associations Group Scheme. (Please note: this is Dobies with one ‘b’ and not the Dobbies with the local gardening superstore – as owned by Tesco I hear.)  Under this scheme, our plotters and volunteers ordering from Dobies will receive a 40% discount on…

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Welcome aboard Rachel!

I am delighted that Rachel Martin has agreed to help with the website.  Rachel recently swapped her Micro-plot for Plot 99A and has made a cracking start on it.  Rachel has made an equally impressive start to her work on the website and brings a professional eye, real technical know-how…

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Blown away by AGM

I want to thank everyone who turned up to make our AGM and General Meeting such successes today.  I am still buzzing with the ideas raised in discussions.  Or perhaps it’s from the free-flowing prosecco! It was wonderful to see so many there and to get such positive messages and…

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