The National Allotment Society - National Society of Allotment and Leisure Gardeners Ltd

AGM 2024

NAS AGM 2024

This years Annual General Meeting will take place on the 8th June 2024 in Sheffield.

The event will be held at the Mercure Sheffield Parkway Hotel.
The delegate form was provided in member's February copy of the magazine.

The agenda and further information will be published here when available.


AGM accommodation

To reserve accommodation, please contact the hotel on telephone 01142 952989
or email:

Website for accommodation booking:



Proposed Agenda for The National Allotment Society Annual General Meeting and Conference Saturday 8th June 2024 at Mercure Sheffield Parkway Hotel:

9.00am Arrival/registration/refreshments

10.00am Welcome to the AGM – event overview

10.10am Apologies for absence


10.20am Governance Committee Address and Report - Chair of Committee

Outline of administration for meeting

Election of Tellers

10.30am Acceptance of Report and Proceedings of the 2023 AGM

10.35am Presentation of Annual Report - Chairperson

10.50am Treasurers Report and Adoption of Inspected Accounts year ended 31 January 2024

Appoint Accountants

Vote – Inspection of Accounts/Full Audit

11.05am  Motion 1 – 5

11.35am Motion 6

11.40am Motion 7

11.45am  Motion 8

11.50am Update to Standards and Procedure

11.55am Nominations and awards

12.25pm Raffle and Close of Business Proceedings

12.45pm Lunch

13.45pm Guest Speaker - Dr. Kate Randall

Presentation - Microbial Soil Health

Kate is a lecturer in the Applied Sciences Department at Northumbria University.

15.00pm Guest Speaker - Sarah Owen-Hughes

Presentation – What a Pest

Sarah is a horticulturist and plant scientist and is the Head Gardener, Rudding Park, Harrogate.

16.30pm Close