Cider Making

Cider Making

One of the Centenary Project initiatives was a proposal to collect and process surplus apples, fruit which would otherwise have rotted on the ground. This initiative was led by Pete,…

Growing Trends

Growing Trends

As part of the H&DAA 100 celebrations we wanted to get answers to some basic questions.  What are plot-holders growing on their allotments in 2017? What sort of vegetables, fruits…

100 Year History

100 Year History

. This is an account of the 100 year history of Horfield & District Allotments Association (H&DAA). The formation of allotments in Bristol The birth of H&DAA, the founding members and…

Centenary Open Day

Centenary Open Day

The Centenary project was launched on 22nd April 2017 when an Open Day was held when people’s allotment memories  were recorded. This was repeated on 13th May 2017 as part…

Centenary Project Introduction

Centenary Project Introduction

Horfield and District Allotment Association has hosted many visits by interested and influential visitors over the years: in March 2016 our current MP (Thangham Debbonaire) visited the allotments at the…

Members Stories

Members Stories

This is a collation of the memories provided by H&DAA plotholders and former plotholders to celebrate the Centenary of the Association in 2017. Amongst the stories told are reminisences of…