New allotment contracts agreed

ALLOTMENT holders in Spilsby will be asked to agree to a number of new conditions when renewing their contracts.

Following a meeting between allotment holders and Spilsby Town Council a more detailed document stipulating what is expected of those holding allotments has been agreed by councillors.

Among the new regulations are restrictions on the size of sheds or greenhouses to be permitted in an allotment.

New allotment holders will be expected to ‘make good their patch of land within three months of signing the contract and a £25 bond has also been agreed for inclusion.

Spilsby Town Council will also install two new water taps at the site for allotment holders to use.