Blane Valley Allotments

Local Allotments for the Blanefield & Strathblane Community

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Welcome to the Blane Valley Allotments Association website.

We are privately owned allotments, in the village of Blanefield and Strathblane, on land leased from the Duntreath Estates. Membership is limited, by our lease, to those living within the Strathblane Community Council area.

Diary Dates

Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Saturday 27th October 2018, 7.30 pm.
Drinks (BYOB), nibbles and chat before and after the AGM. Relevant papers have been emailed to allotment members.

The Wee Spuds (Allotment after School Group)
Sunday 7th October, 2pm
Meet Sarah Hyde at the Allotment to plant garlic cloves for the winter, spread manure on the raised bed and a general tidy up.

Bonfire

Pencil in 3rd or 4th November, 2pm for a bonfire, weather permitting.

News

Killearn Show

Congratulations to members of the Blane Valey Allotments who have won prizes at the 152nd Killearn Horticultural Show. The Wee Spuds after School group won 1st and 2nd prizes in the Most Amusing Misshapen Vegetable category (see photo on the right).

Open Day

This was a success with scarecrow and funny vegetable competitions. Well done to all who participated and particularly the young members of the Wee Spuds. Thank you to Sean Botha who judged the competition and gave us a demonstration of the bike trailer.

Available Plot

Plot 5B is now available.