2. Keep your lawns, borders and growing areas free from falling leaves to alleviate the spread of diseases. Leaves could be left in heaps in sheltered places as a place for hibernating animals to use, during the Winter.
3. Cuttings can be taken from Currant, Blueberry and Gooseberry bushes this month.
4. Check and maintain any equipment you may need to use over the Winter months such as greenhouse heaters. Remember, if you have petrol driven machinery stored away for the Winter, such as a rotorvator, unleaded petrol will start to "go off" after about 3 months, possibly giving starting problems later.
5. Although the weather here in U.K. is still sunny and warm at the end of September this year, it may well change to wet and c…