There are three awards for Glasgow plotholders and their allotment associations. They are the:
• New Plotholders’ Awards for those who have had a plot for up to a year.
• The Saint Mungo’s Trophy for the best allotment plot in the City (contact Glasgow City Council for details).
• The Allotment Development Awards for the best sustainable allotment site projects in the north western, north eastern and southern areas of the City.
Detailed information about the GAF awards are available through the links below:
The Allotment Development Awards 2018
Southern Area: South Western Allotment Association – Developing a Community Area
North Eastern Area: High Carntyne Allotment Association : Making a Space for Nature
North Western Area: Springburn Gardens: Converting Dog Kennels into a Schoolroom and a Field Kitchen
The New Plotholders’ Awards 2018
1st Prize – John Moody, South Western Allotments
2nd Prize – Michael Ekins, Mansewood High Park Allotments
The 3 Highly Commended prizes went to :
David Davison – Victoria Park Allotments
Kyalo Musyoka – South Western Allotments
Kris Sculz – Springburn Gardens
The 2 commendations for significant progress in overcoming adversity were:
Amy Watson – Hamiltonhill Allotments
Christine Kuhn – Hamiltonhill Allotments