Carrots in the car park. Radishes on the roundabout. The deliciously eccentric story of the town growing ALL its own veg
By Vincent Graff
UPDATED: 16:31, 10 December 2011
Admittedly, it sounds like the most foolhardy of criminal capers, and one of the cheekiest, too.
Outside the police station in the small Victorian mill town of Todmorden, West Yorkshire, there are three large raised flower beds.
If you’d visited a few months ago, you’d have found them overflowing with curly kale, carrot plants, lettuces, spring onions — all manner of vegetables and salad leaves.