Denis Vickers, who is the judge at our allotment competitions, is holding his annual plant sale at the end of the month.
If you want to place an order please write down your requirements and put them in the box in Terry Johnson’s greenhouse on plot 18.
He will coordinate the orders from plotholders and collect the plants. All orders are, of course, subject to availability.
Please place your orders with Terry by Tuesday, April 20.
He will give details about payment and collection at a later date.
Here is the list of plants on offer:
A pile of manure has been delivered to both main car parks. The cost for plotholders is 75p per barrowload. Please make your payments to any committee member.
The closing date for
seed potato orders is Friday, September, 18. Please make sure Terry has your order by then.
In fact we’ve got nine varieties of seed potatoes on offer at just £2.40 per 2 kg bag.
First earlies; Pentland Javelin, Casablanca, Duke of York White, Arran Pilot.
Second earlies; Charlotte, Kestrel.
Maincrop; Sarpo Mira, Cara, King Edward.
If you want to place an order please speak to Terry Johnson,
The following items are now available from the on-site shop:
Tomato feed, £1.50 per 500ml; sulphate of potash, 0-0-50, £1.50 per kg; garden lime, £1.50 per 2 kg; blood, fish and bone, £1 per kg; Growmore, £1 per kg; chicken pellets, £9 per 20kg bag; multi purpose potting compost, £5 per 60 litre bag; fleece, 20p per metre; 8ft bamboo canes, 40p each; slug pellets (two types), £2 per drum.
This Mantis 2-stroke Tiller is for sale at £70 o.n.o.
It has just been serviced and is a good runner.
If you are interested, contact Ray on Plot 50 or phone 07535556800.
*Sorry, the tiller has now been sold.
Even if you didn’t order plants from
Denis Vickers there are still some available to buy at the large container from 10am tomorrow, Saturday May 2.
An 8ft by 6ft greenhouse is on offer for £80 complete with all the glass and a bench.
It has been disassembled and can be delivered to your plot.
Ring 07808 670776 for more information.
* Sorry, the greenhouse has now been sold.
Don’t forget that the on-site shop stocks many of the products you may need for your plot.
A full list of the goods on offer, together with their prices, can be found
There are also some seed potatoes available.
If you want to buy anything please speak to Ron Barton
(Plot 22b) or Terry Johnson (Plot 18).
From April 11 the shop will be open each Saturday from 10am to noon.
This polytunnel on
plot 45A is on offer for £30. If you are interested call Brian Maidment on 07808670776.