Cripley Meadow Allotments Association

Healthy, productive leisure time


Information to help you make the most of Iyour plot and look after the site and other members 

Some of these sheets are due for updating… these links are temporarily broken

2015 Some recycled tools at our shop on the South Field

Links to sheets. Some are due for updating… these links are temporarily broken

A Guide for Beginners

A Utube clip on How to double dig

Bamboo is not allowed anywhere on site 


Bonfires  information from Oxford City Council and Cripley Meadow

Bramble/Blackberry planting 

Large Deliveries

  • The gate through to the car park is only 2.1m high.
  • Please inform deliverers that if their delivery van is larger you must contact the committee to arrange when they can be available to open the other barrier gate. Times available are working parties 10.30 to 12.30 and the morning after committee meetings.  (See dates for your diary)
  • Commitee members cannot loan the keys nor take responsibility for your delivery so you must be there.

Clearing a Plot

Environmental Health Advice on Cripley Meadow

External Tool Hire   (see also Recycling for recycled materials)


Fruit trees, Sheds and Fences (See rules)

Ground cover source and Black plastic source

Health and Safety and Risk Assessment

Manure Paul Colmer, a local farmer does £50 loads of manure  tel or text to 07770 743253.  

Bagged and rotted down horse manure is available in our shop on The South Field


Recyled Tools...we sell recycled tools in our trading shop

Summer Fruit pruning 

Weed identification/Removal  of Ground Elder, Horsetail and Bindweed

Well digging

Well pump system and pumps

Vandalism and Safety

Contact Our Neighbourhood Police Team