The Radio 2 Allotment Man

  On Monday 2nd October we were invited to visit Terry Walton’s allotment in Trealw in the heart of the Rhondda. Terry retired in 2001 and by some fortunate means started broadcasting from his allotments on the, then new, Jeremy Vine show on Radio 2.   Terry took his first allotment plot at eleven years old and over fifty years […]

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Gardeners’ Question Time

    Plot holders at Twyn-yr-odyn Allotments held their second social event on Tuesday 25th July in the Wenvoe Arms. We borrowed the format of the long-running BBC Radio programme in which gardeners put questions to a panel of experts. Our distinguished panel were: Trevor Case a fellow allotmenteer with an extensive career in horticulture, James Daughton of Pugh’s of […]

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Allotments Available

  Wish you had a space to grow your own produce, love working in the fresh air, like a healthy lifestyle, then why not rent an allotment from the Community Council. These days a lot of the plots are divided in two making a more manageable area for those with limited time to spare. The allotments are located at Twyn-yr-Odyn […]

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Allotments Available

    Do you enjoy growing fruit and vegetables but do not have sufficient room in your garden? Would you like an allotment. An enjoyable pastime, spring will be with us in the next few months and the growing season will be underway. The Council has full and half allotments for rent. Full allotment £25/year, half allotment £15. The allotments […]

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