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Smitham Allotments Society is a self-managed site in Chipstead Valley in the south of the London Borough of Croydon.



Covid-19 information

Guidance from the National Allotment Society

Please read this guidance around staying safe on the plot during the Covid19 Emergency

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Gardening Diary

Gardening Diary October

Gardening Diary October

October has a real end of season feel. Frosts are more than likely so the allotment is emptied of all tender crops. The last of the fruits of the season are harvested this month and many plotholders now disappear for the winter.

However, there is still a lot of productive work to do! …

Banstead Summer Show

Banstead Summer Show

The Banstead Horticultural Society’s Summer Show was held on Saturday 24th July and was a huge success, bringing out a record number of exhibitors and visitors, including the mayor of Banstead. It was joined by Caterham Horticultural Society, whose normal venue is...

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