Allotments campaigner Geoff Stokes dies age 64

Geoff Stokes, for more than 20 years the general secretary of The National Society of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners, has died.

Geoff Stokes of NSALG - photo:HW
Geoff Stokes of NSALG - photo:HW

Last year his book Teach Yourself Allotment Gardening was published as part of the "Teach Yourself" series. However Stokes did not tend an allotment himself as he owned a 60m garden.

He is survived by his wife, Liz, and two adult children.

 

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