Martin Way Allotment Gardens Association

Recent events

Pumpkinfest 2018

We held our annual Pumpkinfest on Sunday 28 October 2018, at the West Side marquee and a good gathering plotholders and their families came together for pumpkin soup, barbecue and drinks around the bonfire, to celebrate the end of the season. 

A group of volunteers kindly put together the catering - soup, burgers, veggie things - all cooked by our inestimable chefs

Beer, wine and soft drinks were also provided

We also welcomed contributions of chutneys, relishes, cakes and desserts etc, along with pumpkins which were donated for the soup! 


The event kicked off around 5:30pm with the lighting of the bonfire, kindly prepared by Peter Slater:


Yes, the Fire Brigade had been warned!

And of course there were award-winning pumpkins of all shapes and sizes in evidence: