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UK Lockdown: Clarification on the word ‘exercise’

For the latest information visit https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-guidance-on-social-distancing-and-for-vulnerable-people/guidance-on-social-distancing-for-everyone-in-the-uk-and-protecting-older-people-and-vulnerable-adults Allotment people: I’ve had it confirmed that going to the allotment does count as your one exercise per day. Just NO gathering with others. — Stop socialising = save lives (@janemerrick23) March 23, 2020

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COVID-19: Now is the time to forget about your Allotment?

THE SITUATION HAS NOW CHANGED – PLEASE READ THE LATEST ARTICLE https://seanjamescameron.com/covid-19-good-news-for-allotment-holders/ “Without a huge national effort to halt the growth of this virus, there will come a moment when no health service in the world could possibly cope; because there won’t be enough …

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COVID-19: Allotment Advice from DEFRA

THE SITUATION HAS NOW CHANGED – PLEASE READ THE LATEST ARTICLE https://seanjamescameron.com/covid-19-good-news-for-allotment-holders/ There has been so much information flying around over the past few days regarding COVID-19 and especially allotments that I contacted the Government today to seek official advice regarding allotments. I was …

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Keep Kids Busy with Gardening

Social media influencer Lee Connelly, aka The Skinny Jean Gardener is providing daily gardening lessons aimed at children. The show is available LIVE from 10am weekdays and will be uploaded to his youtube channel later in the day – https://www.youtube.com/user/skinnyjeangard Watch live at https://www.facebook.com/SkinnyJeanGardener

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COVID-19: Radio Gardening Show Taken Off Air

Popular Sunday morning radio programme ‘Sunday Gardening with Tim Crowther’ has been taken off air until after COVID-19. Taking via the programme facebook page, presenter Tim Crowther announced… “Hello lovely listeners. Our gardening programme is taking a rest for a while until these dreadful …

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COVID-19: Harrogate Spring Flower Show Cancelled

Statement from show organisers: Following yesterday’s Government recommendation for wholescale social distancing and the withdrawal of emergency support for mass gatherings, we believe that it would be in the best interests of our visitors and exhibitors to cancel the 2020 Harrogate Spring Flower Show. …

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