May News


Grand Plant Sale

Finchley Horticultural Society will be holding their annual plant sales event at Gordon Road Allotments (N3). The event will be open on Sunday 20th May and Sunday 27th May when purchases can be made from 10.30am until 1.30pm. See our site notice boards and gates for full details of plants and facilities available.

Nursery Avenue Entrance Closure

The building contractors have informed us that due to essential gas pipe work taking place in Nursery Avenue we will be unable to use this gate from today. They anticipate the work to be completed in time for the entrance to reopen on Saturday (19th). Fortunately, we have the Squires Lane entrance functioning as normal.

Pointalls Website Now Has Additional Security

We have now added greater security to our website. SSL certification is now installed on our server. A padlock symbol can be seen next to the browser’s address bar. As SSL encrypts information we are able to deliver a safer experience for all users of our website.

General Data Protection Regulation

We are in the final stages of preparing for the new GDPR in so much as it is relevant to non profit organisations (allotments are defined as such); complying with the terms of our lease with the London Borough of Barnet and importantly the way we lawfully hold and process personal data relevant to managing the site and tenancies. This new regulation becomes national law on 25th May 2018 by which time we will post our privacy notice on our website, make changes to documentation and implement actions to ensure the security of all processes involved in the collection, storage, use and disposal of electronic and hard copy data.