The National Allotment Society - National Society of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners Ltd

Competitions and limited offers

 Winners of the Winter 2018 E-newsletter book prize draw

Congratulations to Christopher, Dawn, Heather, Joan and Jackie who were the lucky winners in our draw.


Earthcycle Competition and discount offer for National Allotments Week 

 

Terms & Conditions

  • The 10% discount is for orders made and paid for between 13th-19th August and cannot be combined with any other offer
  • Orders can be made online or over the telephone
  • Cannot be applied to previously purchased products
  • The discount does not apply to delivery charges
  • This offer is not available on turf supplies or seasoned logs products

Win a pair of tickets to the ultimate summer event!

All you have to do is email marketing@nsalg.org.uk by the 15 June to be entered in to a prize draw.

The House & Garden Festival will arrive in London bigger and better than ever before this June.  For the first time, the prestigious Art & Antiques Fair Olympia will become a major part of the House & Garden Festival.  Taking place alongside HOUSE Fair, Spirit of Summer and the innovative garden event, GROW London, the Festival will offer a rare shopping experience with diversity ranging from antiquity to the present day.  With an eclectic array of pieces and products, the focus is on craftsmanship, quality and design for interiors and gardens, as well as luxury lifestyle. With over 600 exhibitors expected to attract over 30,000 people, the festival offers discerning shoppers a remarkable selection of interior and lifestyle brands within the various events. Alongside the shopping opportunities will be plenty of professional advice and ideas on hand from interior, garden and lifestyle experts in the form of talks and workshops in the Festival theatre, tours, gardens and ‘style rooms’. For those in need of sustenance to keep shopping there will be the Mosimann’s pop up restaurant and two Champagne bars. The House & Garden Festival will run from Wednesday 20th until Sunday 24th June, with The Art & Antiques Fair Olympia taking place for an extended period of time, from Wednesday 20th until Wednesday 27th June


Closed:Win a copy of Incredible Edibles by Matthew Biggs

We have 2 copies of Incredible Edibles to give away.  Get inspired to cultivate and cook amazing new crops with this seed-to-plate guide to more than 50 out-of-the-ordinary edibles.

Email diane@nsalg.org.uk with the answer to the question below by 23 May, correct answers will be put in to a prize draw.

Which of these is a real incredible edible?

a) Strawberry spinach

b) Lemon radish

c) Goji artichoke

Click here to view the full terms and conditions.

 


Win a copy of Lia Leendertz Almanac

Congratulations to Sally from Leeds and Vaseem from London, the Almanacs are on their way.

CLOSED:We have 2 copies of The Almanac to give away.Written by award winning gardener and food writer Lia Leendertz, The Almanac revives the tradition of the rural almanac, connecting you with the months and seasons via moon-gazing, foraging, feast days, seasonal eating and gardening.

Email diane@nsalg.org.uk with the answer to the question below by 19 December, correct answers will be put in to a prize draw.

"What month do the Lyrid Meteor Showers appear in?"

 

 

 


 

The South West Homebuilding & Renovating Show

Free Ticket Offer for National Allotment Society Members

Click here to get your tickets and click here for the terms and conditions


Win tickets for the Gardeners World Live show in June!

We have 3 pairs of tickets and a selection of books to give away. Enter our vegetable knitting competition and we will enter you into a prize draw.

The Society are putting together a stand for Gardeners World Live 2017 and we thought that knitted vegetable bunting would be a great idea but we need your help!

So dust off your needles and dig out those bits of spare wool and send us your knitted vegetable(s) by Friday 2 June and we will enter you into the prize draw.

Email diane@nsalg.org.uk if you need a pattern or try www.ravelry.com for free patterns.


Competition 1 June to 30 June 2016

To win a Kikkadigga a universal tool that fits forks, spades and shovels to reduce physical strain please answer the following question.

What is the traditional day for planting the first potatoes?

A)            Shrove Tuesday

B)            Good Friday

C)             Spring Equinox

To enter this competition, please email info@kikkadigga.com with your answer and full contact details. For full terms and conditions click here


CLOSED: Competition 18 December to 5 January 2016

Winner: Jane Culpan from Edinburgh and the answer was C) Netherlands

To win a selection of books including "The Natural World of Winnie the Pooh" by Kathryn Aalto, The Backyard Homestead Book of Kitchen Know-how by Andrea Chesman and Fresh Made Simple by Lauren K Stein, please tell us which European Country exports the most Brussels Sprouts, is it?

A) Germany

B) United Kingdom

C) Netherlands

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and full contact details. For full terms and conditions click here


CLOSED: Competition 2 July to 3 August 2015

Winner: Lorna Tarr from Bristol and the answer was 2) Monday 10 August

To win a copy of the beautifully illustrated Nature Anatomy, the curious parts and pieces of the natural world by Julia Rothman please tell us what day does the pop-up allotment open in Plymouth for National Allotments Week?

1) Sunday 9 August

2) Monday 10 August

3) Sunday 16 August

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and full contact details. For full terms and conditions click here


 

CLOSED: Competition 2 May to 3 June 2015

Winner: Dr Ian Chrystie from Hampshire

To win a Gripple Garden Trellis Kit - we have 2 to give away, please tell us what crop you are likely to use this product with on the plot.

A) Raspberries

B) Carrots

C) Potatoes

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and full contact details. For full terms and conditions click here

The first 25 people who visit the Gripple website and order a kit using code NSALG10 will get 10% off their order.


CLOSED:Competition 5 January to 26 January 2015

Winner: Sonia Ward from Dudley

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

A) runners

B) slips

C) seeds

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and full contact details. For full terms and conditions click here


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?

A) Dahlia

B) Calendula

C) Borage

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and full contact details. For full terms and conditions click here

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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

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and full contact details. For full terms and conditions click here

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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?

A) Turkey

B) Australia

C) South Africa

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and full contact details. For full terms and conditions click here

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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

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and full contact details. For full terms and conditions click here 

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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

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and contact details. For full terms and conditions click here 

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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

To enter this competition, please email natsoc@nsalg.org.uk with your answer and contact details. For full terms and conditions click here