Summer Show 2016 Report

On Saturday 16th July the Ashford Allotment Show was held for the third year running at the Kennington Junior School. Read the full report...

July Newsletter

The July newsletter is now available to read below, with updates on the summer show, plot judging and the trading store.

Windmill visit

A few of the Ashford Allotment Society recently had an extremely interesting visit to the Willesborough Windmill. Read the report and see the photos.

Introducing The Good Doctor’s hose-free allotment blog!

As many of you will be aware, measures are being taken to reduce the amount of Ashford Borough Council's Allotment budget that is spent on water provision across our sites with the aim of avoiding rent increases in the future due to these costs. You will no doubt have noticed that hose pipes are now banned on council run plots. In association with the Alloment Working Group, we will be following one Ashford allotment holder, known as The Good Doctor, for a year as he gardens his plot without the use of a…continue reading →

Polite request to dog owners

At this week's Society meeting reps from a couple of sites flagged up concerns from plot holders about uncontrolled dogs on allotment sites. Ashford Allotment society kindly request that tenants who bring their pets with them when gardening tether dogs within the bounds of their plot and make sure that their animals do not run across other plots.continue reading →

April Newsletter

The April Newsletter is now available to download, containing important dates for your diary, details of an upcoming visit to Willesborough Windmill and new plants available from the Trading Store in May

March and April Newsletter – Download Now

Read the March and April newsletter written by Penny now. Full of information about the trading store, a trip to the Willesborough Windmill and tips to get your 2016 growing season underway.