Welcome to the Hatfield Peverel Allotment Association (HPAA)

New web site & still building
Hello to all interested in the Hatfield Peverel Allotment Association (HPAA) whether a member or interested in becoming a member you will find all the information you need within this web site.

Our Allotments are based in Hatfield Peverel just outside Chelmsford in Essex and are split between two sites, the Old Site dates back over 70 years!

Vacant Plots

We have a couple of vacant plots, hurry these will be snapped up fast!  Use the contact us form to find out more!

The Growing Season Updated 07/05/2014

We are adding to the site to help with cultivating your plots, and on a month by month basis we will be letting you know what seeds to sow and crops that can be harvested, plus adding helpful videos too!  Now iPhone and iPad compatible!

Best Allotment Competition 2014  - Saturday 28 June Results

We had the Best Allotment Competition this morning with drinks and nibbles to follow on the New Site.  50-60 people attended and we enjoyed a dry, sunny event.  A big thank you for all those who attended and to Darren Fazackerley (Chairman, Essex County Body of NSALG) for judging the event.

The results of the competitions were:-

Old Site Best Allotment.

  1. 139 points.  Pete and Steph Gammons (21B & 22C)
  2. 107 points.  Thomas Smith (27A, 27B, 28A)
  3. 105 points.  Terry and Liz Atkinson (15A & 16)

Best Newcomer – Linda Priestley  (20b & 20C)

New Site Best Allotment.

  1. 124.5 points.  Phil and Sheila Turner (5A, 6A, 11A, 12A, 13A)
  2. 123.5 points.  Paul Smith (3A, 4A, 6B)
  3. 94.5 points.  Margaret Hastings (26B & 34)

Best Newcomer – Margaret Hastings (26B & 24)

So for the third year in a row warm congratulations to Pete and Steph Gammons for overall winners

Very many thanks to Barbara Richardson, Margaret Hastings (Birthday Girl) and Julia East for their organisational hard work and John Cockell and the Gazebo crew for their efforts.  Also thanks to all those who brought food and chairs and thanks to the Scouts for providing tea and coffee.

Winners cups will be presented at the Horticultural Society Autumn Show.

If you would like an allotment plot please use the contact us form on the web by clicking here.

HPAA Members
If you are a member of the HPAA then make sure you check out the Members Information area of this web site as you will be able to find out the latest news, working parties and events happening.

Latest News

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