CFINE Aberdeen Urgent Appeal

CFINE urgently need long lasting foods- as per the attached poster.  Our friends at Inchgarth Community Centre have asked us to help with this appeal. You already know that Inchgarth supports and hosts the TLC foodbank, which does an outstanding job for the people of Garthdee and South Aberdeen as…

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My Harvest – an interesting research activity

My thanks go to Sandy Menzies over at the Slopefield Site for alerting me to this opportunity for plotters. My Harvest is a university-led UK research project that is looking to recruit individual plotters to help them learn about the contribution allotments make to food production nationally. In their own…

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The hit squad cometh…

We had a special day on site today, thanks to the heroic efforts of a special sponsored volunteer squad, pulled together by Ross from Plot 99A They worked tirelessly and managed to complete the weeding of the old wild flower meadow and make a great start on filling the new raised…

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Carole Baxter’s Visit

It was a pleasure to welcome Carole on site today.  The warmth of her personality was very much-needed to brighten what was an exceptionally dull, cold day – more like February than April. Carole was gathering material for her Radio Scotland programme, “Out for the Weekend” which comes out on…

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New site feature – Photo Galleries

Our site has a new photo showing feature.  From now on photo collections will appear via the Galleries link above.  Photos should look better and load faster.  Please let me know how you get on using it. The first set has some nice photos from our recent Community Sunday – as…

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Sunday Special!

All are welcome at our Community Sunday this Easter weekend from 1100, for any of you who are not otherwise committed. As usual, tea and cakes will be served at 1230. Rumour has it that some small easter eggs may be found on the site – however, any adults hoping…

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