Harvest time

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Spinach
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Runner beans

Here are some of this year’s crops.

We also had a good harvest of potatoes, cabbage and curly kale.

Winter crops like Mizuna and Red mustard have been planted.

Loganberries and raspberries were plentiful and really delicious, and we also picked strawberries, gooseberries and currants.

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Tomatoes
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Shallots

 

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Bramley cooking apple
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Quince

The trees donated by the Open Orchard project are thriving and some have fruited in their first year.  We made Quince jelly.

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Gardeners enjoying the Rosendale Allotment barbeque with Rathbone workers cooking up a storm
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The secret of growing plants is giving them plenty to drink!

MP and CEO visit the Youth Club

London Youth CEO, Came to visit the youth Club On Tuesday 28th September. She had a great time playing games with the Youth Club members and finding out more about The Old Library. Through the generous support of London Youth in the past we have been able to furnish the Lounge, purchase new equipment and restock vital resources which form the backbone of the work we do with young people.

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London Youth CEO, Rosemary Watt-Wyness enjoying a competitive game of connect four!

 

 

 

 

Our Local MP Helen Hayes paid a visit to the youth club on Thursday 29th September. She had the opportunity to see the facilities and programmes on offer here as well as getting stuck into some Arts and Crafts with the young people! The visit was supported by Gail Emerson one of our fabulous trustees who helped paint a picture of the great services deliver by Rathbone.

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MP SELFIE!! a huge thank you to our Local MP Helen Hayes and Trustee Gail Emerson for coming along and getting stuck in at the youth club.