Based on The Patchwork Plot

Tyldesley Allotment Association

Poplar Street Tyldesley

Greater Manchester

M29 8AX


  Rooted in Community

Our Activities include:

  • Allotment Gardening 
  •  Permaculture
  •  Horticulture
  •  Ground work and conservation
  •  Joinery and wood work skills
  •  Construction, design and build
  •  Plumbing/rain water harvesting
  •  Recycling and organics
  •  Harvesting, cooking and making jams and preserves
  • Bee Keeping
  •  Bush Craft skills
  •  Running a market stall, with view to developing and working  in an urban farm shop
  •  Taking part in community events
  •  Working with vulnerable adults, young people and children - full DBS checks free of charge to volunteer
  •  Personal development programme: Self help, confidence, esteem building and issue based sessions
  •  Parenting support: informal and programme based
  •  Arts and crafts
  • Supervisory skill development

Children's Group Activities

  •  General allotment gardening
  •  Arts and Crafts and environmental art
  •  Making Scarecrows
  •  Doing some good deeds
  •  Face painting
  •  Take part in running a market stall
  •  Harvesting and helping to prepare fresh food
  •  Jam making
  •  Old fashioned games like kite making and flying, hoops, making a boogie.
  •  Caring for the environment
  •  Learning about wildlife and creating habitats
  •  Making worm farms, bee houses, bat and bird boxes
  •  Children planning their own event - empowerment and ownership
  •  Taking part in tree planting

The list can change at any time as we rely on donations and at times our resources may be limited.