Colliery Fields Allotments - Denton - Nr Manchester

This is a new info site (started January 2017) for Colliery Fields so - watch this space

The main objective is to be the Vegetable growers first (Ad Free) port of call when seeking Information.

Ideas, Information and Links are suggested or gleaned from your neighbouring plot-holders...

If you have any useful ideas, links, tips, tricks - don't be shy - share them here

Colliery Fields hosts a group of 70 allotments owned by Tameside Council

It is situated off Town Lane in Denton opposite the Tudor Church of St Lawrence,
a well known landmark

View of Site from the East Gate
East Gate View
Applications for plots are made to Tameside Council

For tenancy information, or a plot application form,
contact TMBC 0161 342 8355

Robinsons Mammoth Onions Photo sequence..

Some useful or interesting links...

Traditional 3 and 4 year Vegetable Rotation Plans

Vegetable Garden Rotations RHS

Vegetable Garden Rotations - Thurston

Sowing dates for Vegetables

Seed Germination Temperatures

Fruit & Veg Calendar - gardenfocused

Garlic Growing Calendar

Cultivation tips for Onions, Tomatoes, etc

Growing Tomatoes

Tomatoes and Epsom Salt

How do Peas Pollinate

Overwintering Vegetables

Plant Physiology

Weed Identification

Who or what is John Innes

The Soil Food Web


Beneficial Insects

Homemade Insecticidal Soap

Greenhouse Glass


Varroa Mite - The Honeybee Killer


Devolved Allotment Management objectives

The Worlds Healthiest Cooking

The Worlds Healthiest Foods