19 October 2001

Go-ahead for Scots ploughing contest

THE Scottish Ploughing Championships will take place as planned on Oct 26 and 27 at Pusk Farm, Balmullo, St Andrews, despite rumours that it would be cancelled due to foot-and-mouth.

A letter sent to all competitors states all equipment taken to the event must be thoroughly cleaned and disinfected before arrival on the site. For further information contact 01666-562482. &#42