Local food growing is important, the allotment space for individuals is important but the current law allows to many abuses of allotments, which in themselves have moved on from what they were originally intended to be. Allotment law is long overdue for an overhaul. The wording of allotment law is ambiguous and open to interpretation in today’s world.
There is a huge demand for allotments as more people want to grow their own food (health, climate change). Allotments are still bound by laws created many years ago. In today's world we need something that can be more rigorously enforced and which is relevant in today's world.