Picture from the collection

"Rain On The Allotment" by Thalia Carr

We hope that the information provided here is of interest to current plot-holders, potential plot-holders and, in fact, anyone interested in growing fruit, vegetables and flowers. As well as information about the Trap Ground allotment site, annual events, working parties, etc, there is a useful calendar of activity for growers, and many valuable tips provided by current plot-holders.

This website is for the members of the allotment association. If you have a photograph, or a tip, or any other useful content to contribute, please let us know. Please feed back any comments or suggestions to

Happy digging!

News and events

Photo competition 2017

Start taking photos now on the theme of Decay, and hope to win prizes. Rules and instructions on how to enter are here.

Soft ground - no heavy deliveries

As the water table is now high and the ground soft, there will be no heavy deliveries e.g. of manure until the ground hardens up in spring, unless we get a very good run of dry weather.

Future dates

  1. The 2017 AGM will be held on Tuesday 28th March 2017
  2. The plant sale in 2017 will be held on 14th May 2017
  3. The 2017 Harvest Supper will be on 11 November 2017