People's Community Garden

LAND Region: 
EnglandEast of England
LAND Project Type: 
LAND Centre

Community garden in allotments; diverse users; disabled access and compost toilet; herb spiral; forrest garden, polytunnel; vegetable, fruit and flowers.

Set up with the People’s Millions Big Lottery by the ‘Town and Bridge Project’ in 2007/8 in Maidenhall allotments in Ipswich Suffolk. Three staff run this community garden with the broad aims to engage local people in food growing, education/ inspiration and healthier lifestyles. We have grown into the community but still have lots to do and always need more volunteers.

Member Project known date: 
Friday, 13 January, 2012
Number of people text: 
Number of visitors/volunteers can accommodate: 40. Group visit scheme: yes.
Contact Name: 
Dan Wheals
Telephone number: 
01473 261112
Partial zoning Rotation Intensive usage in certain areas Forest garden
Project start date: 
November, 2008
Maidenhall Allotments off Halifax Road
Ipswich, Suffolk IP2
United Kingdom
Suffolk GB