Reporter Profile: Linda Fort
The first crop from the vegetable patch has confirmed my view that this is going to be a good growing year.
Bucklebury will be the venue for a new live music festival for all the family next month.
In the 1950s, beetroot was only seen in salads – diced and covered in salad cream or sliced and served in malt vinegar.
The garden is brimming over with salmon pinks and flaming reds this week.
Every dog had its day in Burghfield on Sunday at the 21st annual May Fayre.
I was working close to the fence where the huge Akebia quinata commonly known as the chocolate vine is in flower and buzzing with bees.
The call is out to gardeners across the borough to get digging and dibbling for Reading In Bloom 2013.
- Name: Linda Fort
- Job Title: Chief reporter
- Patch Covered: Politics, Burghfield, Mortimer, Calcot, Tilehurst,
- Total stories online: 529
- Phone No. 0118 918 3021
- Email: email@example.com