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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TAMS VEGAN Thank You Event

The Allotment Market Stall (TAMS) Team are holding a thank you event this week for all who contributed to their collections this season.

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The Shed Squad Strikes!

With a shed to move from A to B on site today, we assembled a crack squad of plotters and volunteers. All went well, but we could have done with a couple of extra handlers when we came to the first corner: we had not realised that we had Lewis…

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