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 12/08 10-14
You guessed it, gardening and tea and cake but what other special things can we do? Would you like poetry, painting or … are you a secret ukelele master and want to teach us a few basic grips?
Sun 27/08 10-14
Gardening and a bit more of citizen science – the Big Bug Hunt – spot them and record them
Other events locally:
Transition Drinks – 31/08 Thur 19:00 Olde Trout Tavern
Estuary Fringe Festival 4-13th of August
Southend Soup 11/08
Southend Community Play by Capataro 12 and 13th of Aug
SEEOG visit to walled garden at Riffhams Saturday 12 August, 10:00
Westcliff Land Cultivation Society’s Summer Show at Springfield Drive Allotments, Westcliff-on-Sea 20/08 14:00
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?
Click to find our little plot off Hamstel Road. Link to MAP
The Good Rot… and other stuff
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