Gardening with Hilly

Our neighbour Hilary Reem has lived in East Garston for 60 years and I have known her all my life. I have always ...

April Veg Gardening in the Allotment

Aah, April – time when we really want to get things growing in our allotments. We’ve already waited a ...

March Gardening with Bob Davison

Welcome back I’ve just spent two weeks gardening in County Cork, preparing and planting up a coastal garden for ...

Hungerford Allotments – Plots Available

Fancy growing your own, keeping fit, eating healthily and getting out in the fresh air? Why not consider taking on an ...

Colour in the Winter Garden

At this time of the year in January/February the garden always looks a bit sad and bedraggled. The snowdrops and the ...

Apple trees always want to produce as much fruit as possible. During the ‘June drop’ each tree releases ...

Caterpillar vs Cabbage

Will the hungry caterpillar win the battle for your brassicas? Apparently there’s no such species as a Cabbage ...

East Garston Allotments Flower & Produce Show 2017

  One of the best shows yet, was the general opinion. This year’s show formed part of the Village Fete and ...

July Gardening

Cabbages & Butterflies Apparently there’s no such species as a Cabbage White Butterfly. In the UK I believe ...

June Gardening with Head Gardener Bob Davison

It’s hard for a gardener to completely relax until the late frosts of May have passed. At the time, when burnt ...