Competitions and limited offers
Competition 5 January to 26 January 2015
To win a copy of Christine Walkden’s No-nonsense veg gardening DVD please tell us whether Sweet Potatoes are grown in the UK from
CLOSED: Competition 24 November to 19 December
Winner, Jeanette Spittlehouse from Grimsby
To win a copy of “The Cut Flower Patch” by Louise Curley, published by Frances Lincoln, please tell us which popular allotment flower can also be used to make a salve for stings and irritations, is it?
CLOSED:Competition 23 October to 20 November
Winner Becky Radford from Bude
To win a copy of The Greenhouse Gardeners Manual by Roger Marshall please tell us which of the following people designed the Crystal Palace for the Great exhibition of 1851, was it?
A) Decimus Burton
B) Joseph Paxton
C) Charles Lanyon
CLOSED:Competion 17 September to 13 October
Winner – Aaron Milne from Norwich
To win a copy of Rosie Saunder’s beautifully illustrated “The Apple Book” please tell us the country of origin of the Granny Smith apple, was it?
C) South Africa
Closed:Competition 14 July to 1 August 2014
To win a copy of Christine Walkden’s No-nonsense veg gardening DVD please tell us which of the following is not an alternative name for a tomato
A) Wolf Peach
B) Golden Apple
C) Peruvian Apple
Closed: Competition 20 May to 13 June
The winner was Gladys Thompson from Hampshire and the answer was C) St Anne’s Allotments, Nottingham
To win a copy of “Groundbreaking Food Gardens, 73 Plans that will change the way you grow your garden” please tell us which allotment site recently featured in the Museums at Night exhibition with photographs taken by the photographer Rankin. Was it?
A) Stoney Rd Allotments, Coventry
B) Edgebaston Guinea Gardens, Birmingham
C) St Anne’s Allotments, Nottingham
CLOSED:Competition 22 April to 13 May
The winner was Mr Mark Richmond from Darlington and the answer was B) Coogan and Brydon.
To win a copy of ” Kitchen Garden Experts – twenty celebrated chefs and their head gardeners” please tell us which comedy duo filmed a fictional restaurant tour around the north of England.
A) Morecambe and Wise
B) Coogan and Brydon
C) French and Saunders