Here are the winners from the Western Wards Allotment Association. All other results of the 2017 Fareham in Bloom competition can be found on their website http://www.fareham.gov.uk/PDF/leisure/FiBResultSheet2017.pdf. Congratulations and well done to all entrants. Let's hope that more plot-holders will take part in 2018.
Allotment Garden up to 5 Rods
- Mike & Fiona Seddon Lodge Road - 43D1
- Barbara Hatch Hunts Pond Road -14A1
- Phillip Campbell Hunts Pond Road 19a1
- Mike Brown Hunts Pond Road - 13A1
- Alex Thompson Lodge Road-41B1
Allotment Garden over 5 Rods
- Sean Shaw Hunts Pond Road - 28D
- Clare Tilbury Lodge Road - 43B
- Lorna Etherington Hunts Pond Road - 10a
- Geoff & Sandra Milam Lodge Road - 44c
- Stephen & Denise Linburn Hunts Pond Road - 31C
- Barnaby and Georgina Spragg Hunts Pond Road - 29/30D2
Warsash, HPR, Allotment Road and Lodge Road all received Silver Gilt.
The Western Wards Allotment Association, in conjuction with the Warsash Horticultural Society (WHS), enjoyed a splendid afternoon on 7th November, hosting the ever popular Radio 4 Gardener's Question Time programme. Chaired by Peter Gibbs, the panellists included (l to r) Bunny Guinness, Chris Beardshaw and Pippa Greenwood.
We recorded two programmes from the Warsash Victory Hall on Tuesday 7th November 2017 and these will be broadcast on Friday 17th November and Friday 15th December. Don't forget to listen or subscribe to the podcast.
Proceeds from ticket sales will be donated to the Victory Hall, our chosen charity.
The Minutes of the November 2017 Committee Meeting have now been published.
The Jim Lett Trading Hut is still open for business but will close from 10th December until 21st January 2018. We have lots of items for sale at very competitive prices so get down there early before stocks run out. On sale from this Sunday (17th September) are:
- Winter onions
- Broad beans
Seed potatoes will be available in the shop on 18th February 2018. Varieties of potatoes available will include:
First early - Foremost, Rocket, Pentland Javelin, Lady Christl
Second early - Charolotte, Marfona,
Main crop - Cara, Pink Fir Apple, Picasso, Desire, Manitou, Mozart, Wilja, Kingsman, Carolus