Sunday 16th September, 12.00 – 17.00
@War & Peas Plot, Pollok Park
• Visit our plot and taste some WWI recipes
• Find out about plants grown for medicine in WW1
• Try out potato printing!
Saturday 6th October, 14.00 – 16.30
@ St. Margaret’s Scottish Episcopal Church, 353-355 Kilmarnock Road, Glasgow. G43 2DS
War & Peas is taking part in Glasgow Allotments Forum annual celebration! We will be launching our recipe book and bringing along WW1 cakes!
War & Peas Exhibition
Monday 5th November to Monday 17th December
@ Glasgow City Archives, Mitchell Library
Our project will culminate in a celebratory exhibition at the Glasgow City Archives. The display will tell the stories of Glasgow’s First World War allotments and show why growing your own food was a vital part of home-front life. Come along to find out what we have learnt during our project!
It has been another beautifully sunny week on our plot! Our crops are really growing quite happily...
Spring has sprung on the War & Peas plot! It has been gloriously sunny this week and it has really made a difference to our plants. Everything is suddenly growing really well. The strawberries are flowering and the peas are getting taller at a very rapid pace. It...
After a few weeks of worrying that we had planted…