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Stores 2019

Rosendale Allotments’ Stores are open for the 2019 season, they’ll be fully stocked with everything you may need for your plot. Located on the forecourt of the Rosendale Road main entrance the Stores open between 10.30am and 12.30pm Saturdays and Sundays

New year, new course

Would you like to improve your knowledge and skills or to try something new for 2019? Capel Manor College is London’s leading specialist land-based college, with five centres across the capital. Near us, at their Crystal Palace park centre, they

Wildlife gardening

Why should I adopt wildlife-friendly gardening practices? Because wildlife is in trouble. Some recent UK examples:   – Butterflies 70% of species are declining Butterfly conservation, 2015. – Hedgehogs declined by 66% in the last thirteen years PTES, 2018. –

Winter gallery

This season we feature winter photographs of the allotments in our gallery, taken at Rosendale Allotments by Suzanne Jansen, thank you very much.

Dig no more!

Nick Giannissis found Mervyn Hartwig’s feature about his ‘no-dig’ plot here. It set him off on an exploration of cyberspace, a journey he returned from last Spring to put some of the no-dig principles he found into practice on his