Nottingham Organic Gardeners

Promoting sustainable gardening

We are a friendly group in Nottingham, aiming to promote organic and sustainable gardening, and a more localised food culture. We have an Organic Demonstration Garden at Whitemoor Allotments in Nottingham and hold regular events and trips with an organic theme. 

The current NOGs Committee... 

Barrie Ward, Chairman 

Barrie hosts our meetings,chairs committee meetings and generally keeps an eye on things. He's also very involved in the NOGs Allotment. 

 Irena Paxton
Irena is very involved in the Allotment, and has the very important role of Treasurer!

Kate Newton, Secretary 
Kate looks after the admin., takes the minutes at committee meetings and makes sure our events actually happen! 

Ros Pither, Allotment Coordinator
Ros fundraises, organises what we do in the garden - and cooks us a fantastic lunch! 

Peter Newton, excellent man

Peter built our wonderful cabin and installed a water collection system and irrigation system in the polytunnel

Rachel Palfreyman, Newsletter Editor in Chief

Rachel oversees the newsletter production, does most of the writing and is on the Potato Day Subcommittee. 

Richard Stockwell
Richard is a keen gardener and has helped organise an inventory of our allotment.

Mike Poyzer
Mike is a organic gardener and brings many expertise to the group. 

Jo Birchmoor
Jo is also very involved in the Allotment, and brings excellent ideas to the group.

Karen Fry
Karen helps out at the allotment and events when she can and also helps to manage the website. 

Bethan McIlroy
Bethan is involved with the allotment with exotic crops, she manages the website and social media.