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Allotments

Ulverston Town Council manage
7 allotments throughout Ulverston at:

Dragley Beck

(rear of the Scout Hut on Priory Road) – Volunteer rep is Steve Gory

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Poplar Grove

(next to Ford Park) – Volunteer rep is Ken Barrett

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Sandside

(opposite Cross Lane in South Ulverston) – Volunteer rep is Janet Kelly

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Mill Dam

(off Garden Terrace) – Volunteer rep is Gill Hughes

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Tank Field

(off Morecambe Road) – Volunteer rep is Derek Whiteway

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Hill Fall

(off Morecambe Road and Priory Road) – Volunteer rep is Larry Bottrell

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The Ellers

(between Morecambe Road and Lund Terrace) – Volunteer rep is Brian Haddow

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Information and costs

The cost is currently £45.00 per year for a full allotment and £25.00 for half allotment.

New allotment holders pay a £50.00 deposit which which is refundable as appropriate when the tenancy ends if the allotment remains in the same or a better condition than when it was let. The application is on the next page, together with a map showing the position of all of the allotments, which are scattered throughout Ulverston. Allotment holders must have a residential address in Ulverston. The waiting list is currently quite long, so please submit your application and we will keep you updated. An electronic booking form can be submitted directly to the town council.

An average allotment plot is 200 sq yards (approx). There are some plots measuring 100 sq yards (approx). Whilst we expect allotments to be cultivated, we are also quite happy if they are used as gardens with a grassed area for sitting out and relaxing, as long as at least half of the site is used for cultivating fruit and veg.

If you are interested in becoming an allotment holder please complete and submit our form
What happens next?:

  1. Submit your application form via the website
  2. We will acknowledge receipt by e mail
  3. When an allotment becomes available we will notify you and put you in touch with the allotment rep so you can take a look at the plot.
  4. We will then send you a contract which you will need to sign and bring into the office, together with your deposit.

Happy Gardening!

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Ulverston Town Council Office
County Square
Ulverston
Cumbria
LA12 7LZ