As Covid 19 continues to restrict our face-to-face activities, Headway volunteer Lynne Moran has been working extremely hard planning our next growing season at our Dorrington Road Allotment. Lynne has been encouraging our members to get involved with our #virtualhorticulturalproject by growing vegetables and flowers from home.  The aim is to grow as much as…

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In the last video of the allotment season, Lynne describes how everything has now been put to bed. It won’t be long however, before Lynne reveals her new plans for 2021 and how to get more of our members engaged by growing at home.

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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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