Olney has an area of allotments situated at Near Town Gardens, on the eastern side of the town. There are over a hundred plots that are very popular with local residents.
From 1st April 2019 the allotment rent is £3.40 per pole, this is the traditional method of measuring a plot, also known as a rod or a perch and measures 5.5yards.
With the average plot being 5 poles, the annual charge would be £17.00.
To see if there are any plots available, to be put on the waiting list and for further information, please contact the Deputy Clerk on 01234 711679 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Each year the Allotment Association award the Sidney Dix cup to the best allotment holder.
Olney Allotment Association has a Facebook Page: @olneyallotments and a community allotment website here. ( www.olneyallotments.co.uk)