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Trading Hut

Please note that the Trading Hut will re-open on Sunday 24th May 2020.

We are pleased to announce that the Hunts Pond Road Trading Shop will re-open on Sunday 24th May.  Both John and Norman have PPE, ie. gloves, face shield and masks.  A strict two metre rule will be applied.

Below you can see a set of rules which they will work to; these rules will also be placed on noticeboards at all of our five sites.  They will also be displayed by the shop doorway.

Opening times are as before: Sunday mornings, 10:00-12:00.

Please observe the following rules which have been put in place to protect everyone's safety:

  • Strict distance rules will be applied wihilst in shop
  • Customer to stand behind yellow line at shop doorway
  • Only one customer in the shop doorway at any one time
  • No waiting by shop doorway within marked area
  • Preferred payment is by Cheque made out to WWAA
  • If paying by cash - place notes/coins in marked containers (note: they will be in disinfectant)
  • If you use a wheelbarrow it is to be cleaned/sprayed after use with cleaning solution by the other store.  If you use it you are responsible for cleaning it

 

The Jim Lett Trading Hut is open on Sundays from 10.00am until 12.00 noon.  The shop stocks lots of items for sale at very competitive prices so get down there early to grab your bargains.  

 

Garlic - four different types

Winter onions and shallots 

Also available:

Over winter Broad Beans

Over winter Peas

Varieties of potatoes include:

First early - Foremost, Rocket, Pentland Javelin, Lady Christl

Second early - Charolotte, Marfona, Wilja

Main crop -Pink Fir Apple, Picasso, Desire,Cara, Carolas, Setanta, Orla

Find out how to chit potatoes here...  and how to grow onions/shallots from sets here...

You don't have to be an allotment holder to shop at the Hut, but you do have to be a member of the Association. Membership costs just £5 for a calendar year, and you can get your membership card at the Hut on Sunday morning upon payment of the fee. Do support the hut - you'll probably save more than the membership fee on your very first purchase!

Items that are sold in the shop, which is open every Sunday (except Dec) from 1000 to 1200 at Hunts Pond Road allotment site, are listed below:

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Sept

Oct

Nov

Peas

Peas

Peas

Peas

Peas

Peas

Onions
over
 Winter
type

Onions
over
Winter
type

 
 

Potatoes

Potatoes

French beans

French beans

French beans

Shallots
over
Winter type

Shallots
over
Winter type

 
 

Onions

Onions

Runner beans

Runner beans

Runner Beans

Garlic

Garlic

Garlic
 

Shallots

Shallots

     

Broad Beans
Over winter

Broad beans
Over winter

Broad beans
Over winter

   

Broad beans

Broad beans

Broad
beans

 

Peas
Over winter

Peas
Over winter

Peas
Over winter

 

Available all year round. Sold In Kilos:

Growmore
Lime
Potato Fertilizer
Blood, Fish and Bone.
Bonemeal
Sulphate of ammonia
Lawn feed
Rose food
Nitro chalk
Potash.
Epsom salts
Phosphate
J.I. numbers 1,2,3 and seed Fertilizers
Maxi crop liquid ( tomato, lawn and normal)
Compost 60 lit
Growbags
Farm yard Manure
Chicken manure
Lawn sand and food
8 foot bamboo canes
5 foot bamboo canes

4 foot bamboo canes
Weed killer packets and liquids
Bug killers
Slug killer
 Copper Mixture
Micro netting 2 m wide
Green netting 5mm square holes, 4 m wide
Weed suppressant (1 & 2 meter width)
Fleece 2 m wide
String
Pea netting
22mm blue plastic water hose

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