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Nature blog - Jenny Bourne

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The RPA Nature blog with Jenny Bourne.

Watch the seasons unfold right here at our very own allotments

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2017 AGM

2017 AGM

The Royal Paddocks Allotments’ 2017 AGM was held on Thursday 9th November at the Hampton Wick Royal Cricket Club, Bushy Park.

Click here to read the minutes (PDF).

The minutes include:
Chairman’s annual report;
Accounts and financial report;
Social Secretary report;
List of award winners
Election of new committee
AOB

Thanks to Bethan

Thanks to Bethan

Seedstore Café dwellers have been pleased to see Bethan Griffiths’ delightful new ‘tree of plenty’ themed mural bringing the south wall to life; artwork which reflects Bethan being a well seasoned allotmenter …as well as a star baker! Nick Baylis gave our thanks and presented her with a thank you card, with a contribution towards her forthcoming school trip.

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Arise ye starvelings..war and peace, remembrance, bees, season of mists and fungus

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Arise ye starvelings..war and peace, remembrance, bees, season of mists and fungus

A hundred years ago today the Russian Revolution changed the international political landscape; not sure how the Kremlin will be celebrating or commemorating, but this Sunday we’ll be gathering again at the Hampton Wick War Memorial to remember all the lives lost in the world wars – war and peace but not enough of the latter!

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What a perfect day!

BBQ Team

What a perfect day!

What a perfect day of sunshine for an Autumn Social! Produce Show tents full of entries, judges having a hard time deliberating over veg, flowers, jams and chutneys. A monster spider loomed over the Scarecrow competition flanked by two elegant toffs and Cllr Jerry Elloy presented winning rosettes!

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What to do this month

What to do this month

What should you be sowing and planting now?

What crops should be ready for harvesting?

What jobs need doing on your plot?

Find out in our month-by-month calendar of what to do and when.

Seed Store cafe welcome sign

Seed Store cafe

Tea, coffee, soft drinks, and delicious homemade cakes.
Open every Sunday:
11am - 12:30pm

Allotment main entrance - unlocked padlock

Waiting list now open

Do you want to put your name down for a plot? Click here to find out how.

Allotment main entrance opening time

Opening and closing times throughout the year can be found here.