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National Allotments Week

Ahead of National Allotments Week (14 – 20 August 2017) Professor Tim Townshend provides a background on the history of allotments, explaining their significance during wartime and periods of food rationing.  Celebrating 100 years of rented plots in Tyneside, Prof. Townshend shared his views on the future for allotments and the benefits they provide. To read the full article please visit http://bit.ly/2vlrBkq 

published on: 9 August 2017