Barnabus allotment underway for 2019

This is the first of what we hope will be a series of weekly reports about the allotment project at the Church of the Nazarene in Plymouth Grove, Longsight. The season started on Friday last week with tidying up the allotment. The greenhouse had a good clean out, the raised beds were weeded ready for sowing this season’s crops and the last of the winter leeks and broccoli were harvested. Read more

Good Friday at the allotment

Today was Good Friday and summer had come early, warm and sunny with a clear blue sky. Read more

Easter showers don't dampen spirits

Today the forecast was for heavy showers! What a difference a week makes. Read more

A wet morning in Longsight

Today it was cold and wet! This time last year we spent loads of time carrying watering cans - no need for that at the moment! Read more

Sunshine at Last

Today we finally saw the sun for a Friday afternoon allotment session! The allotment is very tidy as you can see from this picture and there’s lots growing. Read more