Gavin & Trish Conway's Allotment  
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3-11-11 New manure / compost heap (more like a shed) under the Damson tree. More pallets!! More manure!!


5-11-11 Going to clear the Dogwood hedge at the bottom end side today.. Laurel will get dug tomorrow..


Dogwood cleared and ready for the Berry bed to be dug and Rasps re-planted.. Now for a bonfire - bring the paraffin!!


30 Raspberries now planted... and only 2 Laurel stumps left!!

 
New Raspberry bed and steps into plot

 

 

 



2 Comparison photos looking from bottom end  - Day 2 above on 1-10-11 to 10-11-11 below..
Mega clearing of weeds etc. + all dogwood and Laurel hedge gone from left side fence + some digging done
+ 50 raspberries planted + shed + gate etc..


 


19-11 Another pallet step fitted today and temp pathway made with all broken flags... these to be replaced by full flags..


20-11 Duncan helping to make the centre raised pathway                                                            That's the first 10 mt done...


26-11 Left - My "construction" zone taking shape!! Fitted 10 fence panels today.  Right - View of new fence panels from pathway outside bottom end - more secure now.
A big thank you to the contractors who gave me 16 panels.. and more to follow.. Tried to burn the rubbish today - failed.. Should have been a better Boy Scout..


27-11 Finished fence panels and centre path-way and loads of clearing of old pallets etc.. Centre pathway finished..     Next on the agenda is the bonfire...

 


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