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Latest Issues and Reports
The problem of trees on allotments
Some areas on some sites are now reverting to woodland and the plots are becoming close to unusable.
Private allotments may be coming to Brighton and Hove
A Council owned field in North Portslade is being considered as a site for 700-1200 private allotments run by venture capital backed ‘Roots Allotments’. The plots will cost between 16 and 20 times the price of Council Allotments.
BHAF Consultation on the proposed allotment fee increase 2023
Summary of priority issues of concern While broadly accepting the case for rents to rise, plot holders have requested Councillors ...
Proposed Increase in Allotment Fees from April 2023
BHAF have been informed that the Council is proposing to raise allotment fees from April 2023.
Minor Restructuring Proposals October 2022
Broadening BHAF representation and inclusion
The financial value of the benefits that allotments bring to the city
An Outline Business Case for Allotments in Brighton & Hove
Urgent Report on Allotments Jan 2022
Environment, Transport & Sustainability Committee Meeting Jan 2022
Gender Challenges, Women's Experiences of Allotment Gardening
This study shows that allotment gardening impacts on women’s wellbeing not only through its physical, mental health, leisure and social benefits but also through empowerment.
GDPR and plot letting solution
19th May 2021 BHAF proposed a solution the problems with plot letting and GDPR
Did your allotment help you during the lockdowns?
Invitation to participate in academic research about access to growing spaces during COVID-19
2020 December Newsletter
Our recent complaint to the Council regarding a lack of any progress on the Allotment Strategy.
Allotment Donations letter from BHAF Can you help? The allotment service currently costs more to run than is raised by allotment rents. ...
Allotments, Food Sovereignty, Urban Farms, Land Workers Alliance
Where do Allotments fit in? How can we help?
Corona Virus and Allotments
Guidelines for allotments
Site Rep Elections - Proposal For Discussion Jan 2020
“Really?” “What’s the point?” “Allotments aren’t political we just want to grow vegetables!” We hear these kind of responses quite a lot when ...
The changing nature of allotments
A culture clash?
Can we use less water?
How to reduce our Water Bill
Allotment Waiting List
upcoming fee to join list
Open Spaces Strategy
Consultation response document
Rent Rise Proposal
BHAF Deputation to City Council
Watfords Farm Terrace Allotments
Appeal is Lost
Protecting our Allotment Sites
Advice from the NAS
Labour Council Draft Budget
Allotments will be affected
Some news from the National Allotment Society
The Site Rep Forum