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Page link: Jun 2017
Jun 2017
Site Reps Meeting
Page link: Allotment Forum
Allotment Forum
Wednesday 22nd November 2017
Page link: Sussex University Survey
Sussex University Survey
Chance to win £50 of Garden Center Vouchers
Page link: Allotment Waiting List
Allotment Waiting List
upcoming fee to join list
Page link: BHAF 2017 AGM
BHAF 2017 AGM
minutes
Page link: Jan 2017
Jan 2017
Allotment Forum Meeting
Page link: Open Spaces Strategy
Open Spaces Strategy
Consultation response document
Page link: Feb 2017
Feb 2017
minutes
Page link: BHOGG Spring Events
BHOGG Spring Events
Brighton and Hove Organic Gardening Group
Page link: Annual General Meeting 2017
Annual General Meeting 2017
Wednesday 29th March
Page link: Nov 2016
Nov 2016
Minutes
Page link: Rent Rise Proposal
Rent Rise Proposal
BHAF Deputation to City Council
Page link: Sept 2016
Sept 2016
Allotment Forum Meeting
Page link: New to Allotments
New to Allotments
Will need help!
Page link: Latest Newsletter August 2016
Latest Newsletter August 2016
Rent Rises, Childrens Photo Competition, Foodshare
Page link: AGM 2016
AGM 2016
Thanks for attending
Page link: Butterflies and Moths Conservation
Butterflies and Moths Conservation
A guide for allotmenteers
Page link: Protecting our Allotment Sites
Protecting our Allotment Sites
Advice from the NAS
Page link: Conscious Gardening Course
Conscious Gardening Course
The Food Project
Page link: Annual General Meeting 2016
Annual General Meeting 2016
Wednesday 16th March
Page link: January 2016
January 2016
Allotment Forum Minutes
Page link: Apple Trees
Apple Trees
Recommended by Peter May
Page link: Rules Revision
Rules Revision
Deadline for submissions
Page link: Labour Council Draft Budget
Labour Council Draft Budget
Allotments will be affected
Page link: Apple Tree Workshops
Apple Tree Workshops
With Peter May
Page link: Allotment News
Allotment News
Some news from the National Allotment Society
Page link: Rules Revision
Rules Revision
Progress
Page link: Save our Bumblebees
Save our Bumblebees
A talk by Prof Dave Goulson
Page link: Latest Newsletters
Latest Newsletters
Sign up to stay in touch
Page link: Special Branch Tree nursery Sale
Special Branch Tree nursery Sale
locally sourced, native hedgerow species
Page link: May 2015
May 2015
minutes
Page link: Sanctuary
Sanctuary
Helping me cope with cancer treatment
Page link: Bee Keeping Course
Bee Keeping Course
August 2nd Brighton 2015
Page link: Liaison April 2015
Liaison April 2015
BHAF-BHCC Meeting Minutes
Page link: BHAF 2015 AGM
BHAF 2015 AGM
minutes
Page link: Moulsecoomb allotments
Moulsecoomb allotments
join our Facebook page
Page link: Feb 2015
Feb 2015
Minutes
Page link: Annual General Meeting 2015
Annual General Meeting 2015
Thursday 2nd April 6.45pm
Page link: Allotment Site Reps
Allotment Site Reps
Election Process
Page link: Sept 2014
Sept 2014
Allotment Forum Meeting
Page link: BHOGG
BHOGG
Autumn and Winter Events 2014
Page link: Protect Craven Vale Allotments
Protect Craven Vale Allotments
100 homes planned
Page link: Free compost
Free compost
We have produced compost and we would like to offer it to the community.
Page link: Craven Vale
Craven Vale
Petition
Page link: Allotment Forum Meeting
Allotment Forum Meeting
17th September
Page link: Henfield Close Garden
Henfield Close Garden
Plot of land in South Whitehawk available
Page link: Urban Fringe Assessment
Urban Fringe Assessment
Craven Vale and Mile Oak under threat
Page link: Urban Fringe Assessment
Urban Fringe Assessment
Mile Oak and Craven Vale under threat.
Page link: Sad News
Sad News
Passing of long time chair and site rep John Allam
Page link: Tenantry Down Site Hut
Tenantry Down Site Hut
Development Fund
Page link: Urban Beekeeping  course this Sunday at the Coach House
Urban Beekeeping course this Sunday at the Coach House
Sunday 25th Urban beekeeping Course
Page link: Handlebar Gardens
Handlebar Gardens
Living Bike Ride
Page link: Potato Blight
Potato Blight
How allotmenteers can help
Page link: Seedling Swap
Seedling Swap
Sunday 18th May
Page link: Plot Size Choice
Plot Size Choice
New Procedures
Page link: Gladys Goodridge
Gladys Goodridge
Still working her allotment at 90!
Page link: Russ Howarth (Vice Chairman)
Russ Howarth (Vice Chairman)
Thoughts about self management of allotments
Page link: BHAF AGM
BHAF AGM
13th March 2014
Page link: Whitehawk Community Food Project
Whitehawk Community Food Project
Allotment Food Growing for Beginners
Page link: Free to good home
Free to good home
Large 330L black composter x2
Page link: Survey Responses
Survey Responses
Strategy Consultation
Page link: Nov 2013
Nov 2013
Minutes
Page link: AGM 2014
AGM 2014
13th March
Page link: A space of my own
A space of my own
Evening Argus Sat 18th Jan 2014
Page link: The grow report
The grow report
The benefits of a nature connection for people with mental distress
Page link: BHAF Newsletter
BHAF Newsletter
January 2014
Page link: Strategy Consultation Event
Strategy Consultation Event
13th November 2013
Page link: Sept 2013
Sept 2013
Minutes
Page link: Allotments improve mental health
Allotments improve mental health
92% of plot holders agree
Page link: Liaison Sept 2013
Liaison Sept 2013
BHAF-BHCC Meeting Minutes
Page link: Video tips for new plotholders
Video tips for new plotholders
Produced by BHAF and Harvest
Page link: July 2013
July 2013
Minutes
Page link: Allotment Competitions 2013
Allotment Competitions 2013
Results announced today
Page link: Sept 2013
Sept 2013
Site Rep Meeting Minutes
Page link: Liaison May 2013
Liaison May 2013
BHAF-BHCC Meeting Minutes
Page link: Allotment Strategy Survey
Allotment Strategy Survey
Your opportunity to have your opinion heard
Page link: Got blight?
Got blight?
Send it to James
Page link: Poison Courgette Plant
Poison Courgette Plant
Melanie Matthews article in March 2013
Page link: John Burns
John Burns
Thanks for all your work
Page link: June 2013
June 2013
Minutes
Page link: Allotment Associations
Allotment Associations
How to form them
Page link: Wildlife on Allotments
Wildlife on Allotments
Natural England
Page link: Allotment media roundup
Allotment media roundup
keeping up to date with allotment news stories around the UK
Page link: Hollingdean Lucky Dip
Hollingdean Lucky Dip
A growing themed fair with a fantastic raffle
Page link: Allotment Competitions 2013
Allotment Competitions 2013
3 categories plus The Childrens Competition
Page link: April 2013
April 2013
Minutes
Page link: RAGS is 80 this year!
RAGS is 80 this year!
Come and celebrate this milestone at our 80th birthday party - Sat 25th may 11am - 3pm
Page link: Sussex Festival of Nature
Sussex Festival of Nature
11am - 5pm 2nd June 2013 - Stanmer Park
Page link: Harvest Brighton Survey
Harvest Brighton Survey
Tell Harvest what you think of their work
Page link: BHAF 2013 AGM
BHAF 2013 AGM
minutes
Page link: Courses, workshops and meetings (updated 15/4/13)
Courses, workshops and meetings (updated 15/4/13)
Check back regularly for updates
Page link: Allotment Watch
Allotment Watch
Coming to a plot near you
Page link: Volunteers needed at Racehill Farm
Volunteers needed at Racehill Farm
For Hedge Planting - 27th April 10am - all welcome!
Page link: Liaison Jan 2013
Liaison Jan 2013
BHAF-BHCC Meeting Minutes
Page link: Security - advice for the plotholder
Security - advice for the plotholder
Some tips to keep your things safe
Page link: Limited Mobility Beds
Limited Mobility Beds
Available now (February 2013)
Page link: A New Model for Allotments
A New Model for Allotments
Brainstorming new ideas
Page link: Alex Mullins vs Eastleigh Borough Council
Alex Mullins vs Eastleigh Borough Council
Allotment Rent Increase Challenge Success
Page link: Can you dig it? Win a free CD!
Can you dig it? Win a free CD!
Music review by Melanie Matthews
Page link: Gardeners Question Time in Brighton
Gardeners Question Time in Brighton
Listen to GQT at Seedy Sunday!
Page link: Arson at the Weald
Arson at the Weald
2 sheds burnt out by vandals
Page link: Hedgehogs
Hedgehogs
Protect our spiky friend
Page link: Seedy Sunday 2013
Seedy Sunday 2013
Corn Exchange Brighton Sunday 3rd Feb 10-4
Page link: BHAF Leaflet
BHAF Leaflet
For distribution at Seedy Sunday
Page link: Local Food Hero 2012
Local Food Hero 2012
Gary Johnson wins !
Page link: Strategy Team
Strategy Team
Issues and Information
Page link: Strategy Team Formation
Strategy Team Formation
Notes from meeting
Page link: Judicial Review (Allotment Rent Rise)
Judicial Review (Allotment Rent Rise)
Alex Mullins vs Eastleigh Borough Council
Page link: Liaison Sep 2012
Liaison Sep 2012
BHAF-BHCC Meeting Minutes
Page link: Hedgehog alert!
Hedgehog alert!
Look out for our tagged hoggie in Roedale Valley Allotments!
Page link: BHAF Update
BHAF Update
Committee changes and other news
Page link: Whitehawk Hill Oct 2012
Whitehawk Hill Oct 2012
The Council's proposals for the future of Whitehawk Hill
Page link: Notice from the Allotments Office (Sep 2012)
Notice from the Allotments Office (Sep 2012)
Response regarding cultivation notices
Page link: May 2012 SGM Notes
May 2012 SGM Notes
Proceedings of the meeting & agreed objectives
Page link: 16/05/12 E-petitition
16/05/12 E-petitition
Sign this petition to request more allotment provision
Page link: May 2012 Updated
May 2012 Updated
Steering Group Working Documents
Page link: April 2012 SGM
April 2012 SGM
Steering Group Meeting Minutes
Page link: March 2012 SGM
March 2012 SGM
Steering Group Meeting Minutes
Page link: May 2012 Special General Meeting
May 2012 Special General Meeting
Weds 16th May - participate and have your say!
Page link: Hosepipe Ban
Hosepipe Ban
The facts as we know them at April 2012