Proper “Old School” Plotting

The volunteer squad were passing Tuesday past when we spotted this plot. It turns out it belonged to Bill Noble and unfortunately, he has decided it’s time to give up the plot after many, many years with us and move on to follow other interests.  As you can see Bill…

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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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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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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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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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Community Sunday – Huge Thanks!

I’d like to thank everyone who turned out to help on yesterday’s Community Sunday, plotters and friends from RGU and MacMillan – indeed even Mr Toad Jnr!  With so many hands available we got through a tonne of tasks and the new style General Meeting generated all sorts of good…

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