Many of the plotters got together on a warm, sunny Sunday at Heathryfold Allotments to work their way through the maintenance jobs that are part and parcel of being a plotter here. It was the day that we finally got the chance after the pandemic to put in place our memorial bench for all those […]
Read More Allotments Tidy Day Sunday 26th June 2022
Perimeter road improvements were made at the west end of the site this week including the installation of drainage and a soakway drain to help with the issues of surface water at that end of the allotments. We also took the opportunity to tidy up a few other areas around the site as well.
Read More Perimeter Road Improvements Completed – December 2021
Maintaining the amenities around the site is an important part of managing and maintaining the allotment site for the benefit of all members of the association. We have now completed the ground works that we started a couple of years back to improve the road access, the road around the plots and some of the […]
Read More Road Works Aug 2020
It’s been a while since we last posted and with the impact of Covid-19, it’s been a strange year and as a result, many plotters have had some extra spare time. The results can clearly be seen. We took some pictures to show off some of the plots – perhaps your one is one of […]
Read More Plots August 2020
Some more pictures from today. All the jobs done that were planned and the communal areas all tidied. We worked on the verge up the entrance road in preparation for tar planing’s later in the summer and fencing work when we convert the plot to three or four half plots. Thank you all who have […]
Read More Come and Help Family BBQ Day Weekend – Day 2
Warmest and driest day of the summer so far and a lot of hard work done by the members who came up today tidying up the communal areas of the site. The pergola area looking good, tables painted and the orchard has had a makeover and trees fed. The wildlife area has been getting some […]
Read More Come and Help Family BBQ Day Weekend – Day 1
Longest day of the year and another funny old day with weather. This Plot looking good though!
Read More Longest Day at Heathryfold
A few pictures from around the plots on the last day of spring. Veg and Flowers growing well and some very well maintained plots. After a cold May hopefully the weather will start to turn a bit warmer.
Read More End of spring at Allotments
The contractor continued today with putting in the soak away drain down a section of the road and into the corner . A fantastic job done by John Duncan Plant Hire completing the whole job in 2 days. Hopefully we will see a big difference this winter and no longer have any standing water at […]
Read More Drainage Works Day 2 – Drainage and Road Surfacing
Work began today on the soak away drains at the south-east corner of the allotments. Today was all about clearing some areas round the site: Making a section of road wider by removing hedges to remove a pinch point; Removing an old shed to remove a pinch point as you come in to plots; Making […]
Read More Drainage Works Day 1 – Clearing Areas