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Lloyds Bank ‘Give & Gain Day’ clears the way for visitors to Dippenhall

We had an excellent day on Friday is glorious weather, helping prepare our Dippenhall site to become the veg distribution hub for our activities after we move from Runfold.

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Our AGM 2016 – Sat 9th July at Runfold

All members and supporters are welcome at our Annual General Meeting, starting at 2pm. Come and hear the latest on the veg we’re growing this year, improvements at our Dippenhall site, progress at our new West Farm site, membership, financial … Continue reading

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FLF Official Referendum Position?

The chairman’s advice: Vote Leaf or Vote Romaine but please Vote on Thursday!

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How to Grow Seedlings for the Plant Stall at the Fete

Peppy has produced some last-minute advice for our seedling-growers. Click the links below to download the Letter and Instructions. Letter for plant bonanza on June 5th Seedling instructions – sowing plan 2016

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Come to our pre-Christmas Party and AGM, Sat 5 December

Come to our pre-Christmas Party and AGM. Review the year, plan for the future, let us know what you think and celebrate another year of FLF. Pizzas will be made & cooked on site from 1pm. Food Hub. Notice is … Continue reading

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Open General Meeting, July 2014

Our General Meeting on the 11th of this month was primarily to discuss our urgent search for a new Site and our need to find a Grower for when Susie leaves us at the end of this year. Do take … Continue reading

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Gavin’s Travelogue No.5 – Exposing the Great Romanian Land Grab

Hello everybody, We have now left Romania, where we were meeting Attila Szocs from the organisation ECO RURALIS of peasant farmers, gardeners and consumers. Attila gave us deep insights into the issues of access to land and land grabbing in … Continue reading

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Gavin’s Travelogue No.4 – Travelling to Romania

Just a quick update 11/07 by email: … we’ve crossed Slovenia and are now about 2/3 across Hungary on the our way to Romania. We hope to be there by 8pm tonight, perhaps. The trip is generally going really well. … Continue reading

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Gavin’s Travelogue No.3 – Italia

Ciao! We are on the road again after visiting Rome! In Rome, Marta Di Pierro (AIAB Lazio) welcomed us and arranged an insightful and highly enjoyable stay in Italy. We visited 2 farming projects that are excellent examples of access … Continue reading

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The Compost Loo has Landed

We have our very own toilet facilities at Runfold! Thunderbox kit plus labour equals “Betty’s Temple Garden”.      

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