The official website for The Tonbridge Allotments and Gardens Association.
Tonbridge Allotments and Gardens
Welcome to the Tonbridge Allotments website.
Welcome to TAGA the Tonbridge Allotments and Gardens Association. We have 7 sites with 4 in south Tonbridge and 3 in north Tonbridge. There are 242 plots. Please note we can only offer plots to residents of the town of Tonbridge.If you live outside Tonbridge town please get in touch with your local parish council.
We have a thriving community of allotmenteers on our 7 sites enjoying the benefits of delicious fresh food, growing fruit and vegetables of all varieties – including flowers too.
If you are interested in joining our waiting list, please email our Secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you thinking of taking on an allotment plot?
Owning an allotment is a commitment (well for most of the year anyway). It can be hard work. It will need some thought and planning. But it is also very enjoyable, very good for you and you get to meet some really lovely people. Plots are generally available as 10 rods (250 sq. metres) and 5 rods (125 sq. metres).
We have allotmenteers from all walks of life, families, working and retired of all ages. They all have a passion for healthy food and gentle exercise. We also have many different nationalities, everyone is welcome. Everyone is happy to help and if you need really detailed advice there are some real experts on the sites too. We have a licence agreement you will need to sign and a little Green Book with all the rules and regulations. As the sites are rented from the council there are a clear set of rules we have to follow. We look forward to hearing from you soon 🙂
Tenants are reminded that we are all responsible for managing and maintaining our sites. Hedges and pathways bordering our plots should be kept trimmed, and drainage ditches must be cleared of vegetation and obstructions. We are responsible for providing Site Managers...
Exercise, relaxation, friendship and delicious fun
What will you make of your allotment?
Of wildflowers and weeds
Hi everyone, I’m Michael, the holder of a plot at Brook Street. As a profession I’m a gardener specialising in wildlife-friendly garden design and have studied ecosystem development extensively. After discussing on several occasions with Karen, I’m excited to start...
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
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 for wildlife using...
Please contact us by email, unfortunately, we do not give phone numbers online but we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Get In Touch
Gail is the TAGA Secretary and will anwer your enquiry as soon as possible.
We have enjoyed our allotment for a while now. It has been great for entertaining and I love growing flowers.