If you’re interested in the idea of a community allotment, neighbourhood self sufficiency and growing your own food, this event is well worth attending…
Southend in Transition Community Allotment
(entrance to allotments off Hamstel Road – Garon’s end – opposite fish and chips Plaice to Be)
Where you can learn how to grow food, look after your garden, take fresh produce home, meet new people over a shared meal and exchange ideas on how to help the community thrive.
Taster Days – Volunteers and public welcome
Sat 09/09 10-14
Harvest festival – with the juicy grapes making a return this year and lots of tomatoes, pumpkins and green onions gracing us we will feast on food prepared at home and on the day.
11:30 tea and short tour of the plots
Come in anytime for a cup of tea
Saun 24/09 10-14
Gardening and a bit more of citizen science – the Big Bug Hunt – spot them and record them
Other events locally:
Transition Drinks – 28/09 Thur 19:00 Olde Trout…
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