24 July 2002

250 compete for ploughing titles

THIS years British National Ploughing Championships are to be held at Wilsic Hall Farm, near Wadworth, South Yorks on the weekend of Oct 12 and 13.

The 300 acre site near Doncaster will see 250 ploughmen compete for the titles of reversible and conventional champion – and the honour of representing England at the 2003 world ploughing championship in Canada.

Further information can be obtained from the Society of Ploughmen (01302-852469 or info@ploughmen.co.uk). &#42