Small Holdings and Allotments Act 1908

The Small Holdings and  Allotments_Act_1908 (8 Edw. 7. Ch 36.) repealed and consolidated the legislation of 1887, 1890 and 1907. It was notable for making the following provisions (many of which still apply):

  • Should the council be of the opinion that there is a demand for allotments by the labouring population, but they cannot be obtained at a reasonable rent by voluntary arrangement, then the council shall provide and let allotments.
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Utopian Studies: Essays on Allotments Wanted

Utopian Studies, the interdisciplinary journal of the Society for Utopian Studies, seeks essays for a special issue on utopian foodways, broadly conceived. 

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Your Allotment Magazine

Your Allotment, the magazine that reaches the heart of the allotment community in North London.

Your Allotment was launched in July 2011 to provide the sort of magazine I wanted to read myself.


Save Farm Terrace Allotments

Farm Terrace Allotments is fighting to save its site.

Farm Terrace Allotment site has existed since 1896. It stands in the centre of the hugely urbanized town of Watford as an oasis in an urban jungle. more...