Just a reminder that British Summer Time ended last weekend which means that bonfires can now be lit from 3pm.
A load of well-rotted manure has been delivered to both main car parks on the allotment site.
The price for plotholders is £!5 for 20 barrowloads or 75p per barrowload. Please make your payment to any committee member.
You need to hurry if you want to order goods from the Kings Seed Catalogue and earn yourself a discount. Tomorrow is the last day for orders to be accepted.
If you haven’t already done so please hand your order to Pearl Barton, plot 21b or 22b, or to Tony Fursland, plot 60 (Allotment plot map).
Do you need a base for your water butt? If so, there’s one going free. To find out more, contact Richard at 49 Telegraph Road or call him on 01304 721504.
*Sorry, the base has now gone.
That’s the night when there will be a bonfire and fireworks at the allotments.
The fun event will take place at chairman Tony Fursland’s plot (no 60, Allotment plot map), starting at 6pm on Saturday, November 4.
All plot holders and their families are invited.
These strawberry plants are on offer free of charge. If you want any, please help yourself.
You will find them in the cold frame and bucket (next to the blue butt) on Plot 15( Allotment plot map ).
The committee is not intending to raise the fees for the coming year so they look set to remain at £25 for a full plot and £12.50 for a half plot.
You can also place your Kings Seed Catalogue (Planning For Next Year) order at the meeting.
As a sign that winter is approaching the water on the site will be turned off on Saturday September 30.
Fires can be lit from October 1 but only after 4pm. They must, however, not be left unattended and please take into consideration weather conditions which could allow fires to have an adverse effect on our neighbours.
The annual general meeting of the Deal & Walmer Allotment Holders Association will be held on Monday October 16 at The Royal Marines Social Club, The Strand, Deal. Please arrive in good time for a 7.30pm. start.
A link to last year’s minutes can be found here DWAHA AGM Minutes 2016