Linda


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 […]


Seed Potatoes and Onion sets

It’s that time of year when you start looking at seed catalogues and think about what you’re going to grow next year. Next year we’ll be selling a good range of high quality, competitively priced seed potatoes and onion sets. Seed Potatoes – First Earlies – Rocket, Maris Bard, International […]


Alder Hey Hospital are Planting a Bluebell Wood

 WE’RE PLANTING A BLUEBELL WOOD! COME AND JOIN IN! 24+25TH NOVEMBER  12-3pm Springfield Park  1,000 bulbs to plant. All welcome, tools provided. Dress warm and wear sensible shoes! For any further info contact laura.naylor@alderhey.nhs.uk