Chairman’s Letter 2022

I’d like to begin by welcoming the new plot holders who have joined us since last September and hope they are enjoying their plots. Although many people are being careful all Covid restrictions have now been lifted and I’m glad to see we are returning to life as it was before the pandemic. The allotments Read More …

School Visit

Year 3 schoolchildren from our local primary school – North Ealing School – want to visit our site on Friday 8 July during the morning. There will be three classes of 30 children walking around the site, one class at a time. We will take them around the main footpath / road. If you’re around Read More …

RHS Hampton Court Show

Ealing Allotments Parnership will have an  allotment stand at this year’s Hampton Court Flower Show, which is on from 4 – 9 July. Jane Fernley from Brentham Allotments is involved in organising the stand and has asked if any PACA members may be growing Tromboncino squash or any other ‘exotics’ that they could spare for Read More …

Plant / Seedling Swap

We will be having a Plant / Seedling Swap again on Saturday morning,14 May 22. Monica Booth and Edith Rambure-Lambert will be providing coffee and cakes. Please support the event and help us get back to normal now all Covid restrictions have been lifted. Look out for more information on the site gates and noticeboard.

Coronavirus

20th March 2020 We have been trying to work out how the Coronavirus pandemic might impact Pitshanger allotments. Obviously, we should all follow the relevant government recommendations regarding social isolation, staying two metres away from others on site, opening the gates and locks with gloved hands, etc, to help prevent the spread of the virus. Read More …

Shed Break-Ins

1st March 2020 Earlier this week many of the sheds on the site were broken into / opened and tools kept in them taken. It looks as though the culprits gained access into the site by climbing over the fence and hedge at the southwest corner of the site and making off with the stolen Read More …

Trading Hut Reopening

15th February 2020 Weather permitting the Trading Hut should reopen next weekend on Saturday and Sunday morning, 22nd and 23rd February. Robert will have in stock many varieties of seed potatoes, onion sets, as well as a comprehensive selection of vegetable seeds. Please support the Trading Hut by buying your seeds from Robert. Many Thanks Read More …

Newsletter January 2020

11th January 2020 Happy New Year for 2020 A Happy New Year to everyone! The days are starting to lengthen again so you may want to think about ordering your seeds / plants for the coming season. Whenever you start cultivating your plots we hope you have a successful and productive year. Bonfires Unfortunately we’ve Read More …

PACA Late Summer Show Winners

We had a successful Annual Produce Show last Sunday with many entries, followed by a picnic. The winners were as follows; Overall Winner – Charles Vaughan Jones Second Place – Robert Reynolds Third Place – Lindsey/Hazel/Cathy Best In Show – Lindsey/Hazel/Cathy Prize winnings, which can be spent at the Trading Hut, go to the following Read More …