Welcome to our Allotment Community
Here you will find all the upcoming events and notices. To find out more, contact us here
NEW: Potato Fair - 22nd February - click here for poster
Following the LRRHAA Annual General Meeting on November 7th (click here to see details), the Committee on behalf of our members would like to thank those stepping down:
Colin Sharp, under whose eight-year Chairmanship LRRHAA became an award-winner
Phil Hart, for many contributions in his decade as a Committee member, most recently the “Our Allotment Community” whiteboard and stewardship of the water project
Andrew Benfield, Trustee and machinery-resuscitator, who will remain active in the latter capacity
Ian Matten, who has completed his stint as Trustee but remains on the Committee
New Committee and Officers:
Treasurer: Arnold Harpin
Lettings Secretary: Paul Wavell
Secretary: Lorin Watt (click here to email Lorin)
Nick van Hear
Trustees: William Beinart
Members voted a rent rise from September 2018 as follows: ¼ plot £1.00 ½ plot £1.50 whole plot £2.00. Total holdings will be taken into account in assessing the rise. More detail is available in the AGM meeting notes
The position of Chair is now vacant; a candidate would be warmly welcomed.
Members who do not participate in working parties or communal site maintenance will be asked to add a voluntary contribution of £5 to their annual rent.
Working Parties: over the winter will continue the extension to the main car park and clear saplings and growth from the Glebe boundary in order to set wire fencing funded by an Oxford City Council grant. Dates TBC
Request for materials: If any member has spare angle iron, iron posts or robust wooden posts that could support the sleepers and wood edging for the car park, kindly advise a member of the committee.
Manure delivery: Paul Colmer has suspended manure deliveries until next spring once the roadways are dry.
Committee Meetings: TBC - @ the Rose Hill Community Centre