Allotment Break-ins

Allotment Break-ins

There have been some recent break-ins and attempted break-ins to several allotment sites in the area. Please make sure you contact Gail or/and the Police if you see any suspicious activity or behaviour near, at or around the sites. Thieves will be prosecuted. The...
Why have an allotment

Why have an allotment

I often wonder why I have an allotment. The digging, the mud, the brambles, not to mention the slugs – there are a lot of negatives. Most of the year I tend to forget the benefits until the summer when suddenly as you are eating a strawberry or an apple you have...
Brook Street Summer BBQ

Brook Street Summer BBQ

The Brook Street Allotment is having their Summer Barby on Sunday 18th August 2019 from 2pm. We arte hoping to celebrate the National Allotments week “Shared Harvest”. This is also an opportunity for everyone on the site to meet, have a drink, something to...
Garden & Craft Show

Garden & Craft Show

This Saturday and Sunday is the West Kent Garden & Craft Show at Tonbridge Angels Football Club, Longmead Stadium, Darenth Avenue, Tonbridge TN10 3JF. Saturday 9am to 5pm and Sunday 10am to 4pm. There will be a huge offer and range of trade stands and...
Allotment wildlife

Allotment wildlife

One of the delights of having an allotment is the wildlife you cross paths with while working on your plot. On our allotment plot there are a healthy population of slow-worms making a home in the compost bins and in other areas of cover and warmth scattered around...