WELCOME! (please bear with us, pruning our website is an ongoing task) August 2019
The management team hope all our members and plot holders are having a successful growing season. It has been a long winter. This year has got off to mixed weather, cool nights and few warm days. Hopefully from now on the weather will normal for the time of the year. Remember that an allotment is for the whole year, so carry on planting. If you are not sure what you can plant, ask one of your fellow plot holders.
If you are a member you can ask for the new Kings seed catalogue, it has a seed planner, if you are not, it is still possible to join only £4.55.
At Mansfield Woodhouse Garden Holders Association, we aim to help our plot holders old and new to enjoy their plots. We encourage plot holders to share their experience with each other, make new friends. Have the satisfaction of eating fresh fruit and vegetables that you've grown yourself, also having freshly cut flowers at your disposal throughout the Spring, Summer and Autumn months.
Plot rents are confirmed by MDC, Full plot £43 - Half plot £21.50 and Starter plots at Whinny Hill £21.50. All rents are due from 1st. April 2019. until 31st. March 2020
We encourage all plot holders to join our association as members enjoy various benefits, see our membership link. We have a 'members area' that has information and links with discounts and benefits. At this present time the Membership fee remains at £4.55 this includes Third Party Insurance due from the 1st. April. cover until 31st. March 2020 See Newsletter.
MWGHA administer a total of 7 allotment sites in Mansfield Woodhouse for Mansfield District Council.
Due to a recent promotion of our sites, plots are being taken up fast, so avoid being disappointed and make your choice now and enjoy the rest of the gardening season.
We have allotment sites at:
Birding Street (20 plots) (Plots available).
Kingsley Avenue (23 plots) (Please join our waiting list).
Longyards (99 plots) (Plots available).
Park Hall Road (20 plots) (Plots available).
Priory Road (39 plots No plots available, please join our waiting list).
Northfield (12 plots) (Plots are available)
Whinney Hill (125 plots) (Full & half plots plus starter plots are still available)
To be placed on any of our waiting lists, the following is required:
Full name, address, contact telephone number and your email if you have one, your choice of allotment site.
Click 'Our Allotments' on the menu above to find your nearest allotment!
Contact 'Phil Cooper' who can assist you to obtain your plot. 07873502470
or use our contact link.
We have asked Mansfield District Council for the area behind Newcastle Street Known as Priory Road Allotments, to be returned as allotments asap, to accommodate the increase in demand. There is now a waiting list of 41 people. Last winter it was decided the area would be upgraded to current requirements. A new cart road with plots sized to workable use.
The installation of a water main so that water tanks can be installed.
This work will not be considered until the site is taken off the proposed Traveller transit/site.