The latest results of the European Ploughing Championships.
were held at St Truiden, Belgium on 14th & 15th August 2018
The representatives from England were John Milnes in the trailing plough class, Colin Hewetson in the hydraulic class and Jon Cole in the classic plough class.
was held at Suzdal, Russia on Saturday and Sunday, 23rd and 24th June 2018.
The representatives from England were Peter Alderslade and Robert Snowden. Overall Champion - Liam O'Driscoll, Republic of Ireland.
Above: England Team in the European Vintage
Ploughing Championships in Belgium - left to right:
Jon Cole (classic), Colin Hewetson (vintage hydraulic),
John Milnes (vintage trailed), John Harris (judge)
Above: England Team in Russia, left to right:
Peter Alderslade, John Hill (judge) and Robert
Ploughing matches are held across the UK and throughout the year. They offer the chance for both novice and experienced ploughmen and women to take part. It's also a fantastic day out for families and people who enjoy the countryside and rural living.
The high point of the British competition ploughing season is the annual British National Ploughing Championships. With classes for conventional, reversible and horse-drawn ploughs as well as vintage tractors and ploughs.