News archives

Roy’s master class

On a damp Sunday afternoon in November, a dozen or so plot-holders were treated to a two-hour allotment ‘master class’ given by Roy Moody, a fellow plot holder known to many as the grower of unbelievably huge tomatoes, pumpkins, squashes,

Posted in Community Building

Stores and café closed

Our Stores and the Sunday café are now closed for the late Autumn/Winter. The Stores will be open each weekend in growing season, they are located on the forecourt of the Rosendale Road main entrance. We plan to re-open the

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Annual barbeque

The annual barbeque will be on Sunday 18 September from 2pm onwards (NB. the picture above is from last year). Always a great RAA event, this is an opportunity to come along to talk, share, feast and fest with other

Posted in Archived news, Community Building, Meetings, Members

Rosendale café

Rosendale café, run by volunteer allotment plot holders, is open each Sunday afternoon from the start of April for the 2016 season. Every Sunday, if you’re in need of a hearty lunch and/or a cake break during your day of

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Award winners!

London Wildlife Trust has been announced as winner of the Lord Mayor’s Dragon Award for Community Partnership through their ongoing work with Mace on the Rosendale Allotments depaving project.  Thanks to everyone who contributed their time, thoughts and practical help

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Gardening workshops

Janelle, our Community Gardener, is organising gardening and environment workshops for free! Janelle’s workshops are open to everyone, no need to be a plot holder, and are held in our Community Building starting this spring. Family after-school wildlife workshops: Amazing

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Watch this space

RAA are proud to announce an exciting project that will transform the main entrance and forecourt to the allotments on Rosendale Road. The London Wildlife Trust is leading on a project to depave our forecourt (remove all the concrete) and

Posted in Archived news, Community Building, Notices, Stores