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Potato Day

UPDATED 7th JAN 2021

Potato Day on:
Sunday 7th February 2021

We regret to say that access to our venue has been cancelled due to the new strict COVID 19 regulations. However produce can still be ordered through the web site and delivered to your home for a modest charge.

As the situation changes we will modify this webpage to give the best information that we can so please continue to review this site to check the latest situation.

Each year the produce is provided by Matthew Smith of:
Brighter Blooms Based in Walton-Le-Dale near Preston.

A summary of the produce offered is

Over 90 varieties of seed potatoes that can be purchased in one kilo net bags.

Additionally there will be:
Many Varieties of Vegetable Seed
Onion Sets and Garlic
Fruit Trees and Soft Fruit Bushes
Dahlias, Gladioli, Lilies and other summer flowering bulbs
In recent years Matthew has been awarded RHS Gold at the Chelsea Flower Show and also Harrogate Flower show.
This year a Click and Collect service is being offered by Brighter Blooms through their new web site By visiting this website via the link below the produce offered can be reviewed in advance.

The produce can then be ordered and purchased on line to be collected at the event on the 7th February in Marple free of any delivery charge.

Alternatively the produce can be viewed and bought on the day at the event.

Those who have already placed orders with Bright Blooms will be contacted by them in the near future.

At this time we cannot say that the event will run with total confidence but by using the online ordering facility this will ensure that you will receive your produce.

Should you order through the website it would be appreciated by Marple allotments if you would use the coupon code 'Marple21' when making the order.

At the event every precaution will be taken by:
Provision of hand gel when entering and leaving the building.
The requirement for all to wear face masks
A controlled entry into the building to ensure a safe spacing can be maintained.
Separate entrance and exit doors.
A one way flow around the produce tables.

When purchasing please use the coupon code 'Marple21'

If you have any queries contact Joe Tel: 07973 551 359