It’s been an odd year at the allotment. January and February started with preparing the raised beds for spring planting. March saw the Princes Trust ‘Team 53’ build an accessible ramp to the plot in the communal area. Then there was LOCKDOWN!! Seeds were still set, onion, tomato, melon, kale, potatoes, peas, corgette, broad beans…

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I would like to share a poem I wrote for a friend’s birthday. She loves her garden no matter what the season and brings her great pleasure, comfort and a sense of wellbeing. Why not have a go yourself at penning a few lines and I can publish them on our website for others to…

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As the darker nights descend and Autumn slowly fades, our green fingered friends are slowly but surely putting our allotment to bed. That doesn’t mean there is nothing to do….there is always lots to do as our front woman #Lynne explains in her latest episode… Headway TV presents…..

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As lockdown has restricted us from meeting up at our Dorrington Road Allotment and enjoying the many health and wellbeing benefits that fresh air, being with friends and of course, planting and growing; we have been extremely fortunate to have our very own filmaker #HeadwayTV #Lynne Moran to document our allotment seasonally. With a few…

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Not only is #Lynne Moran our green fingered anchor woman, who can turn her hand to narrating the status of our allotment at the push of the record button, she is also a dab hand with a set of knitting needles. Take a look at her recent creations. If you ask her nicely and for…

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Our talented members at www.headwaylancaster.com have designed their very first Christmas cards and they are FAB! There are 5 different designs and they come in packs of 10. Price £5.99. We also have an any occasion pack that comes in packs of 6 with 2 designs for £3.99. If you would like to order some…

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A VERY BIG THANK YOU to Tesco Bags of Help for donating £500 to our Allotment Project. We have been fundraising so that we can prepare are allotment to become a multi-seasonal and multi-activity meeting space for our members at @headway Lancaster and Morecambe Bay. It will help support is in setting up gazebo learning…

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We have now closed our allotment fundraiser and I cannot thank you enough for supporting us Headway Lancaster Please follow us if you haven’t already and check out our website blog for updates on our allotment. With a couple of private donations we totalled £1070. Such a fantastic result. We are still unable to meet up as…

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