Waiting lists for allotments

Margaret Campbell made this Freedom of Information request to Horsham District Council

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From: Margaret Campbell

1 January 2011

Dear Horsham District Council,

Please would you acknowledge this request.

As of January 2011, please could you tell me:

1) How many allotment sites are there in Horsham for which the
Council has access to waiting list data?

2) What is the total number of plots on these sites?

3) What is the total number of people on waiting lists for these
sites?

4) Are any of these waiting lists closed to further applications?

5) How many new council allotment sites were brought into use in
2010? Please give:
a) number of new sites
b) names of new sites
c) total area of new land in hectares
d) total number of new plots

Yours faithfully,

Margaret Campbell

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From: Margaret Campbell

11 January 2011

Dear Horsham District Council,

Please could you acknowledge receipt of my request of the 1st
January (copied below).

Yours faithfully,

Margaret Campbell

My Request: 1 January 2011

Dear Horsham District Council,

Please would you acknowledge this request.

As of January 2011, please could you tell me:

1) How many allotment sites are there in Horsham for which Horsham
District Council has access to waiting list data?

2) What is the total number of plots on these sites?

3) What is the total number of people on waiting lists for these
sites?

4) Are any of these waiting lists closed to further applications?

5) How many new council allotment sites were brought into use in
2010?
Please give:
a) number of new sites
b) names of new sites
c) total area of new land in hectares
d) total number of new plots

Margaret Campbell

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From: Hogben, Sarah
Horsham District Council

11 January 2011

Dear Ms Campbell,

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Sarah.

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Horsham District Council
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West Sussex RH12 1RL
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From: Cheeseman, Lynda
Horsham District Council

14 February 2011

Dear Margaret

Thank you for your enquiry regarding allotments in Horsham. Please accept
my apologies for the delay in getting back to you. The information you
request is as follows:

1) How many allotment sites are there in Horsham for which Horsham
District Council has access to waiting list data? 4

2) What is the total number of plots on these sites? 194

3) What is the total number of people on waiting lists for these sites?
46

4) Are any of these waiting lists closed to further applications?
No

5) How many new council allotment sites were brought into use in 2010?
None

Please give:

a) number of new sites n/a

b) names of new sites n/a

c) total area of new land in hectares n/a

d) total number of new plots n/a

If I can be of any further help please do not hesitate to contact me
again.

Regards

Lynda Cheeseman
Parks Administration Officer
Horsham District Council
Park House
North Street
Horsham
West Sussex RH12 1RL

Tel: 01403 215285
Fax: 01403 215214
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