Tom Flower

Tom Flower

It is with great sadness that I have to announce that Tom Flower passed away just before Christmas 2020 suddenly after a short illness. Tom was a very popular member of the Brook Street Allotment and will be greatly missed by everyone. Our deepest Sympathy goes out to...

Money raised

Our former Treasurer and longstanding fellow allotmenteer Peter Seach sadly passed away in the middle of July. Over many years and at a time of falling interest in allotments, Peter helped to steer Tonbridge Allotments and Gardens Association forward to provide the...
Interest in allotments rises

Interest in allotments rises

There has been a study carried out from Sheffield University showing a rise in interest for owning an allotment. Following the ‘Dig for Victory’ campaign during the War interest declined steadily. Developers moving into the degraded plots. Now with the...
Blog article contributions from Michael Grant

Blog article contributions from Michael Grant

As you are aware I am always interested in fellow allotment holders across the whole of TAGA to send me Blog Articles. I realise this will be slow to take off. However, I am very pleased to announce that Michael Grant from Brook Street Allotments has very kindly...
Bees Knees UK Community – Rebecca Twigg

Bees Knees UK Community – Rebecca Twigg

BIG BEE WEEKEND – MY BIG BEE PLANT LIST to bring our lovely weekend bee focused group event to a slow down…. Keep reading for the list – My Favourite pollinators friendly plants, based on what I have observed carefully over the years as a gardener...
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...