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Feedback From “BBC Meets Watford’s Election Candidates On Farm Terrace Allotments”

Thanks to the above cartoon from Mr Brookes, we now have a good idea about what Tory priorities are regarding the saving or the disposal of the allotments.  Current Con MP Richard Harrington came, did his piece to camera on … Continue reading

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Farm Terrace Allotments Looking Good In Spring 2015

“This is not derelict land Mayor Dorothy of Watford!!!” https://www.facebook.com/SaveFarmTerraceAllotments Help Us Protect UK Allotment Sites https://www.change.org/p/eric-pickles-secretary-of-state-for-communities-and-local-government-help-protect-the-uk-s-allotment-sites First set of Hustings 9 April 2015 at Bushey & Oxhey Methodist Church Chalk Hill WD19 4DA.  Be there if you are able … Continue reading

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Gardeners urged to sign petition to save UK allotments

“In January 2015 the 27 remaining plot-holders learned that the council was making a new bid to build on the site. (AG, 7 February). A Farm Terrace spokeswoman said: “I have been shocked by how easy the process of closure … Continue reading

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What Have We Got Down At The Plot?

High Tec Beehives http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2957839/The-hi-tech-beehive-produce-honey-touch-button.html Relax Shacks http://relaxshacks.blogspot.co.uk/ Allotment Stories The Allotment Mouse “I had this weekend all planned out so on Saturday I headed up the allotment with a packet of broad bean seeds and a handful of garlic cloves … Continue reading

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Farm Terrace Allotment Petition Featured On BBC London News 17 February 2015 at 18:30

“BBC London have just told me our piece will be on today at 13.40 and 1830 too” http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b052g6rs  So far it was only on the lunchtime news. GovWatch:  Goodness what happened to Dorothy Thornhill and that computer generated Croxley Rail … Continue reading

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Help Protect The UK’s Allotment Sites

Farm Terrace Community Association has now set up a petition to try and get the law changed so that allotments will have more protection from local councils and rogue developers. https://www.change.org/p/eric-pickles-secretary-of-state-for-communities-and-local-government-help-protect-the-uk-s-allotment-sites

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Important Message From Farm Terrace Action Group

After the meeting on Monday night, the group decided to again challenge WBC as to the necessity for removing public access from the West Watford Farm Terrace Allotments and giving it over to private housing.  The Council argument is that … Continue reading

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