Chelsea Fringe Coming to Henley

What do London, Vienna, Milan, Melbourne, and Henley-on-Thames have in common? Of course, there are the stylish residents, interesting architecture […]

Gardening Blog – Delicious Oriental leaves?

With the house move out of the way there’s been time to get back to the new allotment. A peaceful […]

Garden Blog – Start Planning for Spring

High on the list of life-enhancing things about growing fruit and vegetables is the fact that, just as the days […]

Gardening Blog – Prize-winning Plots

Well done to everyone who won a prize at the Henley in Bloom and Henley Allotments Association Award ceremony. All […]

Gardening Blog – Anger Management?

There’s no doubt that working outside and with the soil is a big help when you’re feeling angry.  Clearing the […]

Gardening Blog – New beginnings?

It doesn’t matter how many years it is since we left school, September still feels like the month of new […]

Gardening Blog – Keep on picking!

Cooking for family and friends is one of life’s many pleasures.  When you’ve grown a lot of the ingredients yourself, […]

Gardening Blog – Allotment cubed?

Think of your garden as a cube rather than as a flat piece of land.  That was the helpful advice […]

Gardening Blog – Still Plenty to Learn!

One of the great things about gardening is that there’s always something new to learn.  On an allotment we’re often […]

Carrots 1 – New Potatoes 43

Most of us enjoy eating new potatoes. The ‘Earlies’, those first varieties we planted at the beginning of spring, are […]