Gardening can be a great opportunity to get outside, feel the earth under you feet, the wind in your hair and the sun on your skin.
But one Ipswich allotment owner has taken things a step further – and has been seen nude as they tend to their patch.
Reports of a person fully exposed on the field on the edge of town has led Ipswich Borough Council to advise public allotment users to keep their clothes on while on site.
The incident is said to have occurred at the town’s London Road allotment field.
Rain had deterred many of the fairweather gardeners on Thursday morning – but braving the weather and appropriately dressed in a cap, waterproof, jeans and boots was Ken Mann.
“I’ve never seen anyone in the nude here,” said Mr Mann, 65, of Dickens Road.
“It’s definitely not for me.
“You’ve got women and children coming here and flats that overlook it – it’s really not a thing you can do on this allotment.” Continued…Read full original article…
Source: Ipswich Star
Original publication 10 August 2018
Posted on NatCorn 6th September 2018