FW tries the ultimate in curious country pursuits – worm-charming

Some bizarre things happen in the countryside – but they don’t come much more bizarre than worm charming.

The world record is even held by a farmer’s son, who once ‘charmed’ more than 500 of the little blighters from the ground in half an hour.

We recently sent Stuart Clarke to take part in the World Worm Charming Championships in Cheshire. You can listen to his seven-minute audio of all the action here.


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