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 – prospective volunteers and public welcome
Sun 24/09 10-14
Gardening. Strawberries potting up, filling raised beds with soil, seed saving.
11:30 tea and short tour of the plots
Come in anytime for a cup of tea
Sat 14/10 10-14
Regular gardening session
Other events locally:
Transition Drinks – 26/10 Thur 19:00 Olde Trout Tavern
Repair Café 01/10 Sun 10:30-15:00, venue TBC
Apple Day Sat 7/10 11-14 St Laurence Orchard
Community Fayre 21/10 10:30-16:00, Nazareth House
water catchment and storage
Starting new plot – digging
Visit us to plant, catch the sun, grow, water, sit, enjoy, drink tea or just chat.
How you can help?
- donate tools (even if broken as we might be able to fix them)
- donate seed
- donate your time – volunteer occasionally or on a regular basis
- leave us a review here (thank you Louise) and here
Where is it?