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by cir3ngirl
Wed Jul 05, 2006 6:59 am
Forum: What's Going On?
Topic: Which venue shall we choose for the intersite olymics?
Replies: 49
Views: 21964

I would love to come but as a non driver could anyone going down M5 or M4 make a small detour. I am in Cirencester but could get to Swindon junctions on M4 or Cheltenham on M5. I would promise to pack light and can read a map as well. I will also have a spare 4 person tent that someone may have the ...
by cir3ngirl
Tue Jul 04, 2006 9:32 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: What's the longest wait for a lottie?
Replies: 27
Views: 9945

The groundsman went round and looked at the plots. One of them is unuseable because someone had put carpet down and now there is something living underneath it. The council lady thought it might be slowworms but could not be sure but whatever it is cannot be moved as it is protected. Our quest conti...
by cir3ngirl
Mon Jul 03, 2006 4:55 pm
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: Whoopie for grey water!!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 3801

This is my second year of using bath water for the garden. Hoping to put in a divertor this year so when butt is full I can fill other pots I have too with out having to pull out hose every time.

Keep up the good work.

:flower: Davina
by cir3ngirl
Sun Jul 02, 2006 7:45 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: What's the longest wait for a lottie?
Replies: 27
Views: 9945

Thanks for the encouragement. Tommorrow we had already planned to visit town council offices again. We have a total of 4 plot holders on our side at the last count. 1 told us to, put £6 in an envelope and ask them to give it to one one of the absent plot holders in an effort to see some results. ...
by cir3ngirl
Thu Jun 29, 2006 9:34 am
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: message date stamp
Replies: 9
Views: 4087

Shirley thank you it has sorted the problem and all messages have correct date. Keep up the good work.

:flower: Cir3ngirl (Davina)
by cir3ngirl
Wed Jun 28, 2006 5:54 pm
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: message date stamp
Replies: 9
Views: 4087

Yes clock is set correctly with date and time. According to my computer Wombat joined on the 18th of June as well. Its on every message on every topic. On other sites I use the date is fine. Many be I'll just have to put up with it.

:flower: Cir3ngirl
by cir3ngirl
Wed Jun 28, 2006 11:31 am
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: message date stamp
Replies: 9
Views: 4087

message date stamp

Not sure if this is the right area but here goes. Every message on the site according it me is dated the 18th june, this is the date I joined this fab site. I love reading all the new stuff but cant tell from the date stamp. Is it just me?

:flower: Cir3ngirl
by cir3ngirl
Sat Jun 24, 2006 7:47 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: What's the longest wait for a lottie?
Replies: 27
Views: 9945

What's the longest wait for a lottie?

My friend and I want an allotment. There is a site 5 minutes walk from our houses. The town council say "there is a long waiting list". Walking past there are at least 4 that have not been worked this year. I e-mailed my 3 town councillors guess what no replies. Last week we walked pasted and spoke ...
by cir3ngirl
Sat Jun 24, 2006 3:41 pm
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: Bags are officially on sale now.
Replies: 17
Views: 9308

I would like 2 bags please, 1 to stay under each buggy. Either need an address to send to or account number to do transfer through online banking.

:flower: Cir3ngirl
by cir3ngirl
Wed Jun 21, 2006 12:12 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Water Butts!
Replies: 16
Views: 6027

Last year my waterbutt was not connected to my downpipe so I cut a lenght off my hosepipe and put a funnel in one end. I pasted it out of the bathroom window which is on the first floor and put the other in the butt. Then everytime the boys had a bath I used a large bottle and carefully poured watee...
by cir3ngirl
Tue Jun 20, 2006 11:55 am
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: What do you recycle?
Replies: 30
Views: 16437

I help out at our church youth group. I came down stair one evening to find an adult telling my son that you cant recycle cardboard and then putting it in the bin. I them took it out the bin along with the plastic bottles and put the lady straight. Just because its not taken from the door step she w...
by cir3ngirl
Mon Jun 19, 2006 7:49 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Cirencester
Replies: 9
Views: 1844

Thanks for all your words of welcome. All I do is put nettles in water then the children go out every day for 2or3 weeks until the smell almost hits them backwards they we strain and bottle it. I dilute it and water away. The resutls are great.

:flower: Cir3ngirl
by cir3ngirl
Sun Jun 18, 2006 6:39 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Cirencester
Replies: 9
Views: 1844

Hello from Cirencester

I am a single mum and childminder and would love an allotment, but till then my garden is full of pots with veg in. My runners are the talk in the neighbourhood. My secert is home made nettle feed. The children are all involved with planting, watering and weeding. The minded ones will all get to tak...