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How to Apply for a London Allotment

One of the biggest drawbacks for many people living in the big city is the lack of garden space and outdoor areas to fulfill their love of gardening and green-fingered endeavours. Sizeable gardens are in short supply for most folk in London, meaning the demand for allotments is permanently high. So we have put together a short guide on securing a London allotment, tips for when you secure one and a few facts to back it all up. (more…)

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Northchurch Allotment Association – Potato Prize

For many years Woods of Berkhamsted have supplied the prize for the annual Northchurch Allotment Association potato growing competition. The Association is extremely grateful that the manager  Rachael Patey has decided to continue this long running local relationship. The winner Caroline Fudge was presented with the spade and hoe donated by Woods at the Association AGM in February.  (She is pictured here with the Association Chairman, Paul Coleman). The winning yield was 36.5lbs from just 3 Desiree seed potatoes.  The Allotment [...]