Useful Links

greenflagaward.org.uk The Green Flag Award® Scheme recognises and rewards the best green spaces in the country. In 2015 Little Chester Allotments were recipients of a Green Flag Community Award.

www.derwentgreengym.org.uk Derwent Green Gym offers a healthy outdoor alternative to a traditional gym.  Located at Little Chester Allotments it is an independent project that is now entering its 10th year on site.

www.nsalg.org.uk/ The National Allotment Society (National Society of Allotment & Leisure Gardeners Ltd) (NSALG) is the leading national organisation upholding the interests and rights of the allotment community across the UK. We work with government at national and local levels, other organisations and landlords to provide, promote and preserve allotments for all. We offer support, guidance and advice to our members and those with an interest in allotment gardening.

www.araa.org.uk Ashbourne Road Allotments, off Mackworth Road, Derby. Worth taking a look at with lots of useful information and advice, particularly about health and safety on your plot.

www.littleoverlaneallotments.org.uk A large private site in Derby with impressive facilities and a very informative website.

www.allotment-garden.org/ A fantastic website for all grow your owners, what isn't covered by this site probably isn't worth knowing! Excellent forum, very active and speedy responses.

www.alvastonparkfriends.org.uk Alvaston Park is located a couple of miles south east of Derby's city centre, sandwiched between London Road (A6) and the river Derwent. Alvaston Park Friends is a group created to facilitate the involvement of the local community, and thus make the park a better place for all of its visitors.

www.rhs.org.uk/ The RHS was founded in 1804, and our core objective is to be the world’s leading gardening charity by inspiring passion and excellence in the science, art and practice of horticulture.