An Allotment with an Injury

It’s been just over two weeks since I finished my tea and grabbed a slice of cheesecake to eat in front of the tv. As I bent down to sit, my left knee gave way under me as my kneecap dislocated.

Throw In The Trowel?

Settling down for a day at my desk this week, when thankfully I received a text message to let me know, shall we say, that my allotment shed was not quite where I had left it! It’s a familiar story over the winter when the winds get up. Now that the MET office are naming storms, I can say quite bizarrely that “Gareth took my shed” along with plenty of other allotment structures nationally by the sound of it.

Broad Beans and Recycling!

I usually start off our broad beans in the greenhouse and when they reach a good size, move them outside but I have noticed that the plants, despite having a good start, always end up rather small!