A TOWN council is urging aspiring gardeners to hone their skills on an allotment.

Plots have become available for rent at sites in Castle Street and Moreton Road, Ongar. 

Ongar Town Council is inviting anyone who wants to grow food, meet people and keep fit to call 01277 365 348.

Information can also be requested by emailing assistant@ongartowncouncil.gov.uk or visiting www.essexinfo.net/ongartowncouncil.