The John Innes Society Autumn Plant and Produce Sale is in Melrose Road on Saturday 9 October from 10.30am to 12.30pm.


We shall sell bulbs, autumn/winter bedding plants, donated plants and shrubs, garden produce, jams and chutneys and home-made cakes.


Organic composted peat free stable manure (80L bags at 3 bags for £12 or £4.50 per bag) must be pre-ordered by Friday, 1 October and collected from the Coach House (please email to place your order). The venues are:


  • The Coach House - donated plants & shrubs & pre-ordered stable manure  

  • 6 Melrose Road - autumn/winter bedding plants  

  • 22 Melrose Road - bulbs

  • 21 Melrose Road - jams, chutneys & produce

  • 8 Melrose Road - cakes & bakes


We appreciate contributions, so please think of the sale when you are dividing plants and picking your fruit and vegetables or making jams and chutneys. Clearly labelled donations can be left at 21 Poplar Road in the week before the sale or taken to The Coach House on Friday 8 October between 2.00 - 3.0pm.


If you can donate plants/produce or cakes for the cake stall or if you can help on the day, please contact Ann Redfearn (

We look forward to seeing you. 

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