Vintage ploughing day to be held for church restoration

THE field opposite the Star Garage in Louth Road, West Barkwith, by kind permission of Christopher Bourn is to be the venue for a Vintage Ploughing Day on Sunday January 22, from 10am to 4pm.

It is being organised by John Plowright of the Lincolnshire and Newark Vintage Ploughing Association and proceeds are for the St Mary’s Church, East Barkwith Restoration Fund and the Ploughman’s Travel fund. Ploughing starts at 10am and final judging is from 2pm to 3pm and any one who would like to take part can obtain further details from John Plowright on 01472 859051.