The allotment land is owned by Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council and is classed as Statutory Land that is dedicated for allotment use. Marple Allotment Association has two sites within Marple:
Situated on Railway Road near Rose Hill Station
Situated on Oakdeane road and runs alongside the footpath leading to Ashwood Crescent.
The association hosts a Seed Potato Day in February. A huge variety of seed potato are available for both plot holders and the public to buy, plus Sets, Garlic, Shallots, Soft Fruit, Vegetable Seeds and Summer Flowering bulbs.
A good opportunity to stroll around the plots enjoying the relaxing atmosphere and chatting to the plot holders about their experiences of working on an allotment.
The Allotment Society run a stall in the food festival where the public can view and buy produce that has been grown by the association.
Check for events in the Marple Community Calendar