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Saturday, 16 February 2019

Fires

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In case you were wondering when you can have a fire at your allotment, here's a little reminder:

You can have a fire at your allotment 

  • from midday onwards (not before) 
  • Monday-Saturday (not Sundays or Bank Holidays)
  • until 31 March
Fires are not permitted between 1 April and 31 October.

Fires should not include plastic, roofing felt or any other substance that might give off toxic fumes.

Please familiarise yourself with the Allotment Fire Code of Practice before having a fire at your allotment.

Thursday, 3 January 2019

2019 AGM

Members are invited to this year's AGM which will be held at St Gabriel's Church hall on Tuesday 29 January at 7pm.


Wednesday, 12 September 2018

Annual Flower and Vegetable Show - well done and thank you!

Many thanks to all the people who helped to organise and run our recent Annual Flower and Vegetable Show and congratulations to the winners!

We would also like to say a big THANK YOU to the people who provided prizes for the raffle.  These included a number of plotholders and the following companies:

Sky Apple Vegetarian Cafe
182 Heaton Road, Heaton, NE6 5HP
0191 209 2571

The Chillingham (pub)
89 Chillingham Road, Heaton, NE6 5XL
0191 265 3992

The Dow Clinic (Chiropody and Podiatry)
93 Chillingham Rd, Heaton, NE6 5XL
0191 265 0295

Dean and Daniela (Coffee shop and Italian Restaurant)
178-180 Newton Road, High Heaton, NE7 7HP
0191 281 8820

Monsieur Crepe (cafe)
7-9 Newton Place, High Heaton, NE7 7HD
0191 281 4522

People's Theatre
Stephenson Road, Heaton, NE6 5QF
0191 265 5020

The Corner House (pub and hotel)
Heaton Road, NE6 5RP
0191 265 9602

Rustico Restaurant
210 Heaton Road, Heaton, NE6 5HP
0191 265 0044

Humphrey and Wilson (hair and beauty salon)
124 Heaton Road, Heaton, NE6 5HN
0191 447 4410

We are very grateful - thank you!


Saturday, 7 July 2018

Your local gardening supplier

Please feel welcome to visit our allotment shop.  The prices are very reasonable and all the proceeds  are used for maintaining the allotment site as a whole.

Also, we're always in need of more volunteers, so please pop in and ask if this is of interest to you.

The shop is open all year round on Saturday and Sunday mornings from 10.30am to 12.30pm.  It is also open on Wednesday evenings April-September 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

The shop is located at the main allotment entrance on Crompton Road in Heaton.

More details here...

Tuesday, 8 May 2018

Annual Plant Sale, 26 May, 10.30am

You'd be well advised to arrive at the start for our annual plant sale - the prices are low, the plants are fabulous and it's very popular!


Thursday, 8 March 2018

Our allotment shop is open all year round!

Please feel welcome to visit our allotment shop.  The prices are very reasonable and all the proceeds  are used for maintaining the allotment site as a whole.

Also, we're always in need of more volunteers, so please pop in and ask if this is of interest to you.

The shop is open all year round on Saturday and Sunday mornings from 10.30am to 12.30pm.  It is also open on Wednesday evenings April-September 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

The shop is located at the main allotment entrance on Crompton Road in Heaton.

More details here...

Saturday, 13 January 2018

AGM

Please remember to come along to the AGM on Wednesday 24 January - details on notices at the allotments and on the Facebook group.