Vintage ploughing match at West Barkwith

THE second Vintage Ploughing Match to be held at West Barkwith this season was organised by expert John Plowright of the Lincolnshire and Newark Vintage Ploughing Association and hosted by Hugh Bourn Farms on land off the A157.

It raised £600 for St Mary’s, East Barkwith, Church and Tower Restoration Fund and £100 for the Ploughman’s Travel Fund.

The match attracted 72 entries from a very wide area. Results: Vintage Trailed Plough T Waudby, Lincolnshire; Vintage Tractor with Mounted Plough R Ingham, Warwickshire; Classic Class S Burden, Yorkshire; Intermediate Class S Burden, Yorkshire; Ferguson T 20 E Manson, Nottinghamshire; Horticulture A Marshall, Rutland; New Style T Waudby, Lincolnshire.