To: Bristol Water

Hose pipe watering on Allotments

Hose pipe watering on Allotments

Allow the use of Hose pipes to water plants on Allotments

Why is this important?

Watering cans can be heavy when filled up and this is a deterent to older people who would like an allotment but are put off by all the necessary watering. Allowing hose pipes to water the plants, PROVIDING all users agree to an increase in their rents if necessary, is a plausible Health reason. It has been shown time and time again, working in the outdoors on an allotment is very beneficial both to mental Health and physical Health.