The current subscription is £5 per household per year and for that, members can access the following benefits:
- Three newsletters per year with details of forthcoming events and meetings, gardening tips and recipes and the latest on allotment provision from the Borough and Parish Councils.
- Monthly meetings at Gorse Hill Community Centre with interesting speakers and a Christmas social with free refreshments and entertainment.
- Day trip visits to gardens and other places of interest and spring and autumn coach holidays to facilitate visits further afield.
- Access to the members only shop at Pickards Field allotment site selling composts, fertilisers, vegetable and salad seeds, insecticides, fungicides, nets, canes and much more at very competitive prices.
- Participation in the Kings Seed Club Scheme offering significant discounts to members placing orders in the autumn for delivery in early January.
- An annual horticultural show where members show off their hard work and compete for cash prizes and trophies.
For more information or to join please contact us
Please return your membership form to:
Denis Matthews, 28 Tithe Barn Crescent, Swindon SN1 4JX
Our members shop stocks the following goods:
Pelleted chicken manure
Lawn weed & feed
Blood, fish & bone Potato fertiliser
Bloom booster Rose fertiliser
Calcified seaweed Sulphate of ammonia
Compost activator Sulphate of potash
Garden Lime Superphosphate
Growmore Turbo Fruiter
Hoof & horn
Canes from 3ft – 8ft
Carrot fly netting, bird netting, pea support net, horticultural fleece
Perlite & vermiculite
Various other sundries – seed trays, pots etc plus some branded garden sundries.
Our products are competitively priced and are generally lower that buying on the high steet.
We are currently looking into stocking more organic products.