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A Tour of Burnside Allotments

Tuesday, 12 July , 7:00 pm 8:00 pm

Thanks to permission from the managing committee, this tour offers a rare opportunity to a find out about a unique place in Cambridge city: Burnside Allotments. These allotments have been helping to feed the locality from the 1930s. Evidence of the past can still be seen and appreciated but the allotments are currently run in a way that preserves an astonishing amount of wildlife and reflects the diverse nature of its community.

Local expert Keith Jordan will offer his insights into this place and the history of the allotment movement in the city.

Read more about Burnside Allotments at https://burnsideandvineryallotments.org

Meet at the entrance next to the cycle park where Burnside becomes a foot path – Google maps link https://goo.gl/maps/nhbHZGRe2C7yJcr86. Children must be accompanied by parents. Please wear sensible footwear. We are sorry but this tour is not suitable for wheelchairs or buggies.

You are welcome to turn up on the day however spaces are limited so if you would like to ensure a place on the tour please book by sending an email to bookings@millroadhistory.org.uk

The tour is free however if you enjoy it and would like to make a donation to Mill Road History Society please use the button on the front page of this website.


Burnside Allotments

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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