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Open Day 2017

This year’s Open Day will take place on Saturday 20th May between 12noon to 4pm


International Kidney Seed Potatoes

This year we’ve got International Kidney seed potatoes, more commonly known as Jersey Royals (when grown in Jersey). The taste is excellent and quite distinctive. Why not have a go at growing some? Available in 5lb bag for £3, 3lb bag for £2, 2lb bag for £1.50. We’ve still got […]


Be Considerate When Burning

Liverpool City Councils Environmental Health team have recently received a number of complaints about burning on the allotments. We’d like to remind everyone that if you do burn, you must be considerate to our neighbours and other plot holders. Please don’t burn when it’s windy or burn large amounts of […]


Ashfield Allotments calls out for votes to bag a share of bag charge fund

Ashfield Allotment Association is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch the monthly funding scheme, which sees grants of £5,000, £2,000 and £1,000 – all raised from the 5p bag levy – being awarded to local […]


Avian Influenza (Bird Flu) in Winter 2016 to 2017

If you keep poultry – whether on a commercial scale or simply a small backyard flock – you are now required by law to house them (keep them under cover) or otherwise keep them separate from wild birds. This requirement (the Prevention Zone) has now been extended until 28 February […]