The Church Lane site was re-established in 2010 and is now home to over 100 amateur gardeners. Our facilities include car parking, toilet, water taps at regular intervals, an apiary for those interested in bee-keeping and a community polytunnel supplying bedding plants and all the vegetable seedlings you forgot to plant!
Please browse our site to find out more. If you would like to rent a plot here at Church Lane, please look at our Join Us page or get in touch with our lettings officer.
Our plot holders pages will be useful for everyone already gardening on-site. Remember to come back regularly.
As we move into spring again we open the stall at the Kirkstall Deli Market at the end of March. On the last Saturday of every month there is a Deli Market in Kirkstall Abbey. We share a stall for most of the year with Station allotments. We sell donations of grown produce which are surplus to your requirements. The money we raise goes into site funds, to pay for improvements and our social events. We sell fruit, veg and flowers grown on site. If you want to grab a bargain or have a chat about our site, come on ...Read More
The results are in! The winner of our pumpkin raffle are as follows: First Prize (huge pumpkin!) - Connor Elliott who has donated it to the Lighthouse School for students with ASC Second Prize (large pumpkin) - Alison (from the Deli Market) - we will be delivering it this week. It was great fun growing these pumpkins and we hope to do it again next year! ...Read More
Rent is paid annually in advance on the 10th October. The new prices can be found here ...Read More
We had our annual Summer BBQ today. Every year, we invite all our plotholders and their families to a BBQ. It's a great opportunity to meet your fellow plotholders and enjoy some of the fruits of our labour. This year we had barbecued sweetcorn, baked potatoes and burgers with salad and tomatoes, all grown (except the burgers!) on our site ...Read More