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RAA winter

As things turn cold we feature winter photographs of the allotments in our gallery, taken at Rosendale Allotments by Suzanne Jansen. If you have any photos, news or stories you’d like to share please contact us.

Autumn/winter tips

Although there are some very hardy, dedicated plotholders out there, many of us become less frequent visitors to our plots during the colder months. Here are some quick but essential autumn and winter jobs to ensure your plots are in

Stores hibernation

The Stores are closed for the the late Autumn/Winter. We will open again at the beginning of February (to be confirmed) with the ever popular seed potatoes in stock!

Get organic, get rotten…

…Get composting!: Adding organic matter through composting is the best way to improve your Rosendale allotment’s heavy (but potentially very fertile) clay soil. Why compost?: The joy of composting is that waste material can be turned into something extremely valuable

RAA website

The public face for the Rosendale Allotments Association is our website. We welcome any feedback you may have. The site and in particular this news section is kept up-to-date by the RAA website team led by Lance Hodgson. So if