November 25, 2013

The boutique allotment: One year on…

I can hardly believe it is virtually a year to the day since we took on a 7 x 8 m patch of waste ground and turned it over time into our boutique allotment in North Manchester; and what a busy and eventful year it has been!!  Partly to self indulge myself and partly to…

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November 11, 2013

Lets take it from the top: Roof Gardens

I have always had a fascination and love of roof gardens; gardens in the sky, above the buzz and smog of the city and I have had visitor experiences of public roof gardens in major cities like London, Paris, New York (wow, that is sounding a little bit like a perfume promotion, but you get my…

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