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Ownership of the allotments sites in Penrith transferred to Penrith Town Council from Eden District Council in July 2016.

The allotments are  managed and run by the Penrith Allotment Association who are continuing to do this on behalf of Penrith Town Council.  The Association handles all enquiries, manages vacancies and maintains a waiting list for all the allotment sites.

Allotment Plots

The Town Council has allotment plots across four sites in Penrith as follows:

Salkeld Road – 21 Full, 16 Half plots.
James Street – 11 Full, 6 Half plots.
Folly Lane – 26 Full, 28 Half plots.
Brackenber Close – 66 Full, 64 Half plots  PLUS 38 separate hen runs.

Penrith Allotment Association

 If you are interested in having an allotment you need to contact Penrith Allotment Association who will add your name to the current waiting list.  Contact details for the Association are as follows:

Chairman – John Jackson
Secretary – Michelle Jowett  (Tel: 07419 989996)
Treasurer – Mike Cherry

The email address to contact Penrith Allotment Association is shown below: 

Annual General Meeting 

Minutes – Annual General Meeting 12 February 2024

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