The Festival of the Plough Sept 21st 2014

 

The Festival provides a wonderful traditional day out for all the family.

The day begins at 10:00 am with the Blessing of the Plough and runs till around 4:00 pm when prize giving takes place and the main raffle is drawn.

All money raised is donated to local charities.


2013 PICTURES CLICK HERE


There is plenty of parking available, with special disabled parking on site.

There are facilities for caravans very local to the festival site.


Previous attractions:


TUG - O - WAR

The young farmers from the Isle and the ex - national team will take on all comers.


FLY BALL DOG COMPETITION

Demonstrations and why not enter your own dog.


PHOTOGRAPHIC COMPETITION

Details to be confirmed


BRICK LIFTING

Simple idea yet irresistible to watch.

“I couldn’t avert my eyes, it’s like watching a car crash” Mr Hugh Jamptom OBE


Attractions include :-

Horse ploughing, vintage tractor ploughing, steam ploughing,

static tractor display, vintage cars, craft tent, poultry exhibition, model display, stationary engines, terrier racing.


Further attractions include
steam gallopers, music and dancing, pony rides and more.


There are trade stands and full onsite catering with fully licensed beer tent courtesy of
Carvery and Grill.

2014 will be the 34rd Festival of the Plough and will take place on 21th September.  Once again it will take place at High Burnham Farm near Epworth, North Lincs.

Photographs copyright J Firth and A Kershaw. 2014

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