Tag Archives: Community Orchard

April and May: allotment update

Well as expected, two very busy months out there.  But it is all looking very good, and despite a few fails (peas, mangetout, rows of lovely salad seedlings trashed by ??something…) I’m pleased with how its going so far. I spent … Continue reading

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Mum’s apple pie

First of all, before we get into recipes and suchlike, let’s just have a chat about how to say this.  Because you might think this is apple pie, but in fact it’s apple pie. I just wanted to get that straight. … Continue reading

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Solar eclipse on Community Orchard

Friday 20 March 2015.  8.30am.  Community Orchard, Bath. Lots of cloud cover.  Lots of birdsong.  Peaceful and tranquil. Oh, and some equipment: flask of morning coffee, cake to share, colander, chair and crochet. All ready to enjoy the partial eclipse … Continue reading

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