Plots Shape up at Birchill Lane, Muriel Jones Site
Plot holders have been busy at Birchill Lane, clearing the turf. The photo below shows the new Community Plot. Tutor Marina Swinburne and volunteer, Lara Nicholls, have been working with ten enthusiastic people on the new course run by Frome Community Education in partnership with Frome Allotment Association.
Plot Holders first job is to take the grass off the surface.Photos by Alistair Wood
A variety of methods have been used to lift the turf: diggers, turf lifting machines, spades, turfing irons.