The Gainsborough Allotments

Update for allotment holders

A number of you have been in touch to ask whether you should be visiting the allotments at the moment.  The answer is ‘yes’, this is a permitted activity as long as you follow government instructions on social distancing and hygiene.  Please see the information in this link for further information.  It is regularly updated so if the coronavirus situation changes, so might this information.


Milborne Parish Parish Council own and manage the allotments on Gainsborough Road.

The Parish Office maintains the list of current allotment holders and the Allotments Officer oversees that the rules are being followed.

Waiting List:

The allotments do have a waiting list and this is managed by the Allotments Officer – Nathalie Hetherington.

If you would like to add yourself to this waiting list then please email: 


For 2020 the rent cost has been frozen at:

Full Plot: £38               Half Plot – £19

The Managment Committee reviewed the rent charge in January 2020 and the new costs for January 2021 will be:

Full Plot – £45               Half Plot – £25


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