Following Merton's decision to turn off the water supply to the Site over Winter (see news item, 29 October 2018), by majority vote, the Management Committee has decided to lock access to the Shop's toilet block from today, the end of the season.
When the water supply is off, the toilets do not flush and, due to the actions of some inconsiderate users, become foul and unusable. That has happened during November. This is despite the attempts of the Committee to encourage considerate use.
When they are available and flushing, the toilets are kept clean by volunteers. It is not fair to expect or a...
In recent days, a number of sheds on the Site were broken into and things were reported as taken from some of the sheds. The nature and extent of the damage suggests that the break-ins were systematic.
Please can plotholders with sheds check your sheds as soon as you can. Although it might not be as convenient if tools and any items of value are not stored in your shed, it is worth thinking carefully about the possible risks of storing such items in your shed.