Cambridge Allotments Network

www.allotments.net

  Allotments Calendar Contacts Contents Links Map News Search Weather What's new

Histon village allotments

Histon41.jpg (37887 bytes)  

Patricia harvesting mangetout peas.

This is a climbing variety with very attractive flowers, beautiful as well as tasty.

WB00860_.GIF (262 bytes) Gatehouse Road Allotments are managed by Histon parish council, situated on the outskirts of Histon, on the Girton - Oakington road. There 22 plots, 45% occupied (unoccupied plots are ploughed at least once a year). No water supply but very reasonable rent (6 per plot a year) compensates for this. Gatehouse Road allotments plotholders e-mail contact : gatehouseroad@allotments.net

WB00860_.GIF (262 bytes) Meadow Road Allotments are rumoured to be well used, situated on the old Cottenham road, the site is also managed by the parish council.

WB00860_.GIF (262 bytes) Contact for both sites : Angela Young (clerk to Histon parish council) phone 01223 235906, e-mail: clerk@djbpayne.easynet.co.uk

Relevant pages :
WB00860_.GIF (262 bytes) Planting pumpkins
WB00860_.GIF (262 bytes) Sweet corn
WB00860_.GIF (262 bytes) Emily watering her pumpkin plant
WB00860_.GIF (262 bytes) Gatehouse Road allotments

Latest update 03/01/01