Allotment reveals who’s top of the crops

ST JULIANS ALLOTMENT held its annual Christmas lunch and award ceremony last week. 39 members of the allotment society, their friends and family, gathered at Glebelands Indoor Bowls Club, on Sunday 16 December, to kick off the festive season, and find out who had triumphed in the annual Golden Gnome Awards. After lunch, chairman, Roger…

Blaze close to St Julians Allotment site

THE eagle-eyed among you may have noticed a patch of scorched grass opposite the entrance to the St Julians Allotment site. This was caused by a fire that occurred at around 2.20pm on Saturday afternoon (23rd June). Prior to the blaze one plot holder smelt smoke and claimed to have seen a group of four…

Christmas comes early for new growers

ST JULIANS Allotment plotholders, their family and friends, packed out Newport Indoor Bowls Club in the Glebelands on Sunday for the association’s second annual Christmas lunch. The event, which was organised by Anne Spruce and Meryl Jones, was a chance for a pre-Christmas catch-up and to recognise the achievements of some of the allotment’s newest…

Would-be gardeners drop by

ST JULIANS Allotment had some VIP guests today (that’s very important pupils to you and I) when the site played host to a group from classes 8, 9 and 10 at Crownbridge School, Cwmbran. The young students are in the process of creating their own vegetable garden and couldn’t wait to get their hands dirty…

Sorry! We’re closed.

ST Julians Allotment shop is now closed until the start of the new season. We will open again in early February. In the meantime, if anyone is interested in putting their name on the waiting list for a plot, signing up for non-potholder membership or needs to get in touch for any reason, please visit…

Christmas is coming!

There’s still time to join us for our Christmas lunch at the Newport Indoor Bowls Club, the Glebelands, on 17 December. Click here to find out more…