UK Ploughing Matches

Ploughing matches are held on a local level throughout the country, with the majority being held during September, October and November although many are now held in the spring.  This list is updated weekly throughout the year.

The Society of Ploughmen accepts no liability for any errors in listings below. You are advised to check with each organiser that the date and venue listed are correct.

March 2023

Saturday, 4th March, 2023

Wimborne St Giles Ploughing Match

Manswood, Witchampton, Dorset, BH21 5BH.  For further details contact Nick Rymer on 07771 282822

Saturday, 4th March, 2023

South Yorkshire Charity Ploughing Match

Stainforth Road, Barnby Dun, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN3 1AL.  For further details contact David Chappell on 01302 840098.  

Sunday, 5th March, 2023

Thorne & District Agricultural Society

Boston Park Farm, Hatfield Woodhouse, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN7 6DS.  Further information from David Chappell on 01302 840098

Saturday, 11th March, 2023

Flintshire Farmers Ploughing Society


Five Fords, Cefn Road, Wrexham, LL13 0PA.  For further details contact Iona Lloyd Roberts on 01352 720292 or 07719 067463.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Sunday, 12th March, 2023

Morville Countryside Club


Shropshire by kind permission of the Apley Estate.  For further details contact Tony Maiklem on 01746 789666.

Saturday, 18th March, 2023

East Riding Federation of Young Farmers Club

Argam Lane, Rudston, East Yorkshire, YO25 4TG.  For further details contact Fiona Witty on 01723 890811.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Friday, 24th March, 2023 until Saturday, 25th March, 2023

2023 Five Nations Ploughing Challenge at the Whitchurch YFC Ploughing Match

Helshaw Grange, Warrant Road, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 2JP.  For further details contact Stuart Vickers on 07710 338138.

Qualifying competitors from England, Scotland, Wales, Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland will be ploughing with conventional and reversible ploughs. 

Saturday, 25th March, 2023

Whitchurch YFC Ploughing Match

Helshaw Grange, Warrant Road, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 2JP.  For further details contact Stuart Vickers on 07710 338138.  

Sunday, 26th March, 2023

Salopian Ploughing Society

Condover, just off A49, Shrewsbury, Shropshire.  For further details contact Robert Ball on 07712 640157

April 2023

Sunday, 9th April, 2023

Selby Charity Ploughing Match

Brayton, Selby, North Yorkshire.  For further details contact Brendan Glavin on 01757 704462.  Raising funds for Martin House Children's Hopsice and Macmillan Cancer Support.

Saturday, 15th April, 2023

Builth & District Ploughing & Hedging Society


Builth Wells, Powys.  For further details contact Sam Davies on 07791 526383.

Saturday, 15th April, 2023

Anglesey Vintage Ploughing Society


Anglesey, North Wales.  For further details see entry form on the Anglesey Vintage Ploughing Society facebook page or message Gwenda Jones with postal details.

Saturday, 22nd April, 2023

Herefordshire Charity Ploughing Match


Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire.  For further details contact Jon Cole on 07866 460917.

August 2023

Sunday, 13th August, 2023

Staffordshire & Birmingham Agricultural Society - Stone District

Field near to Cold Norton Farm, Eccleshall Road, Stone, Staffordshire, ST15 0BZ by kind permission of Mr Matthew Weaver.  For further details contact Mrs Daisy Shelley on 01889 505292

Saturday, 19th August, 2023 until Sunday, 20th August, 2023

Friends of Ferguson Heritage - Norfolk & Cambridgeshire Group

Castle Acre, Kings Lynn, Norfolk.  For further details contact Carol Thulbourne on 07470 126650 or 01366 377464.  Or Alan Newman on 07778 068694 or 01353 741735.

Saturday, 26th August, 2023

Canonbie Vintage Club

Dumfriesshire.  For further details contact John Johnstone on 07786 047165.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

September 2023

Saturday, 2nd September, 2023

Ellel & District Ploughing & Hedging Association

Snapewood Farm, Cabus, Preston, Lancashire, PR3 0JP.  For further details contact Andrea Gardner on 07921 020655.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Saturday, 2nd September, 2023

Guildford & District Ploughing Association

Loseley Park, Guildford, Surrey, GU3 1HS. For further details contact Janet Hill on 01403 257969.

Saturday, 2nd September, 2023

Staffordshire & Birmingham Agricultural Society - Burton District

Marston Lane, Marston on Dove, Derbyshire, DE65 5GB.  For further details contact Kate Tomlinson on 07770 803115

Sunday, 3rd September, 2023

Chertsey Agricultural Association

Wey Manor Farm, New Haw, Addlestone, Surrey, KT15 3JQ. For further details contact Emma Brace on 07920 099339

Sunday, 3rd September, 2023

North Cumbria Tractor Club

Cumbria.  For further details contact Sandra and Colin Hewetson on 01697 323025.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Sunday, 3rd September, 2023

Romney Marsh Ploughing & Cultivations Society

Old Ashford Road, Brenzett Green, Romney Marsh, Kent, TN29 0BE.  For further details contact Diana Wimble on 07821 009693. 

Sunday, 3rd September, 2023

Cambridgeshire County Ploughing Championship

Copley Hill Farm, Cambridge Road, Babraham, Cambridge, CB22 3GN.  For further details contact David Stearn on 07935 912854. 

Sunday, 3rd September, 2023

Wythall Young Farmers Club

Grange Lane, Alvechurch, Worcestershire (what3words -  For further details contact Emma Stevens on 07869 804094

Sunday, 3rd September, 2023

Charity Ploughing Match - Leicestershire

A511 Ashby-de-la-Zouch bypass, Leicestershire, LE65 2US.  For further details contact Steve Webster on 07970 434457.  In aid of Air Ambulance. 

Saturday, 9th September, 2023

Bedfordshire Young Farmers Clubs County Match

Bourne End Farm, Wootton, Bedfordshire, MK43 9AP.

Saturday, 9th September, 2023

East Grinstead & Three Counties Agricultural & Ploughing Association

Tandridge Lane, Oxted, Surrey, RH8 9NW by kind permission of Mr & Mrs Roberts and Knightwood Trust Farms.  For further details contact Kate Lewis on 07811 202493.

Saturday, 9th September, 2023

Bradworthy & District Ploughing Association

Down Farm, Newton St Petrock, Devon, EX38 8LS.  For further details contact Rose Wooldridge on 01409 261388. 

Saturday, 9th September, 2023

Staffordshire & Birmingham Agricultural Society - Uttoxeter District

Kingstone Hall, Holly Lane, Kingstone, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 8QD.  For further details contact David Rushton on 07970 628006. Includes a National Vintage Area Final. 

Saturday, 9th September, 2023

Llanwarne & District Agricultural Society

Lower Penalt Farm, Kings Caple, Hereford, HR1 4UG.  For further details contact Nigel Morris on 01989 569377.  

Sunday, 10th September, 2023

Sidmouth Junction & District Ploughing Association

Devon.  For further details contact Phillip Gibbins on 07779 685858.   

Sunday, 10th September, 2023

Vale of Glamorgan Ploughing & Hedging Society

Boverton Place Farm, Boverton, Vale of Glamorgan, CF62 4NS by kind permission of V J Thomas & Son.  For further details contact Sarah Radcliffe on 07855 414759

Sunday, 10th September, 2023

National Vintage Tractor & Engine Club - Thames Valley Group

Rinneralm, Mattingley, Hook, Hampshire, RG27 8LJ by kind permission of Eric Denton.  For further details contact Roger Hannington on 01189 832230 or 07720 760892.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Sunday, 10th September, 2023

Staffordshire & Birmingham Agricultural Society - Lichfield District

By Longways House, Stafford Road A51, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 8HZ.  For further details contact Julia Foster on 07799 116849

Tuesday, 12th September, 2023

Witheridge & District Ploughing Association

Witheridge, Devon. For further details contact Rachael Reed on 07756 873798.  

Tuesday, 12th September, 2023

South Berks Agricultural Association

Bower Farm, Aldworth, Reading, RG8 9TR.  For further details contact Fergus Hodge on 01256 327711

Wednesday, 13th September, 2023

Colaton Raleigh & District Ploughing Association

Greendale Barton, Woodbury Salterton, Exeter, Devon, EX5 1EW.  For further details contact Kathy Ralph on 01395 743530.  

Saturday, 16th September, 2023

Weald of Kent Ploughing Match Association

Reed Court Farm, Hunton Road, Chainhurst, Kent, TN12 9SX by kind permission of Fridays Ltd.  For further details contact Liz Copping on 07872 501951.

Saturday, 16th September, 2023

Morville Heath Vintage Ploughing Club

Adjacent to B4368 Bridgnorth-Craven Arms Road, Weston, Shropshire, TF13 6QT.  For further details contact Tony Maiklem on 01746 789666.

Saturday, 16th September, 2023

South Pembs Ploughing Society

Sunny Hill, Jameston, Tenby, Pembrokeshire, South Wales.  For further details contact Gordon Harries on 01834 870148.  

Saturday, 16th September, 2023

Salisbury & District Agricultural Club

Jacks Bush Farm, Lopcombe Corner, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 1BZ.   For further details contact Will Collins on 07771 634987.

Saturday, 16th September, 2023

Stoke Bliss & District Agricultural Improvement Society

Wolferlow Court, Wolferlow, Bromyard, Herefordshire, HR7 4QA.  For further details contact Ann Basford on 07974 998908.

Saturday, 16th September, 2023

Collingham Ploughing Match

Nottinghamshire.  For further details contact Robert Bett on 07903 010773

Sunday, 17th September, 2023

West Hallam & District Ploughing & Hedgecutting Association

Breaston Lane, Risley, Derbyshire, DE72 3TT by kind permission of Les Lane and Marcus Sail.  For further details contact the Ploughing Secretary - John Smith on 01159 325517 or 07791 572528. 

Sunday, 17th September, 2023

Cheriton Fitzpaine & District Ploughing Association

Priorton Barton, East Village, Crediton, Devon, EX17 4BU.  For further details contact Julie Davie on 07791 347788. 

Sunday, 17th September, 2023

Haddenham & District Ploughing Society.

Pymore, Cambridgeshire.  For further details contact David Curtis on 07752 066619.

Wednesday, 20th September, 2023

Laughton & District Agricultural Society

South Farm, Rodmell, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 3FE by kind permission of the Wettern Family.  For further details contact Shauna Fenner on 07737 668077.

Friday, 22nd September, 2023

Weobley & District Agricultural Improvement Society

Great Parton Farm, Eardisley, Herefordshire, HR3 6NX.  For further details contact Rachel Griffiths on 01544 327343.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final

Saturday, 23rd September, 2023

Avebury & District Ploughing Association

Galteemore Farm, Beckhampton, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 1FE by kind permission of the Hues Family.  For further details contact Charlotte Dines by email or download your entry form from the website.

Saturday, 23rd September, 2023

Northern Counties Ploughing Association

Thornham Hill, Matfen, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE20 0RE.   For further details contact Reg Wilkinson on 01434 600809.  

Saturday, 23rd September, 2023

Ongar & Essex Hunt Agricultural Society

Dukes Farm, Roxwell, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 4LB by kind permission of Ben Howard & Family.  For further details contact Helen McTurk on 07831 138403 or 01279 876151.

Saturday, 23rd September, 2023

Petworth & District Agricultural Association

Burchetts Farm, Roudstreet Common, Wisboorugh Green, Billingshurst, West Sussex, RH14 0AR.  For further details contact Sarah Kenny, Joint Secretary on 07973 797160.

Sunday, 24th September, 2023

West of England Ploughing Association

Goonhoskyn Farm, Summercourt, Newquay, Cornwall, TR8 4PP by kind permission of Mrs P Hawkey & Mr P Hawkey.  For further details contact Kate Williams on 07400 414646.   

Sunday, 24th September, 2023

Northern Area Vintage Ploughing Association (NAVPA)

Thornham Hill, Matfen, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE20 0RE.  For further details contact Charlie Halliday on  07780 928560.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Sunday, 24th September, 2023

Sarum Tractor Club

Chitterne Farm, Chitterne, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 0LQ.  For further details contact Keith Stone on 01722 743511.

Sunday, 24th September, 2023

Sheepy & District Ploughing & Hedgecutting Association

Fenny Drayton, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV10 0RY.   For further details contact Mrs Pat Rowland on 07939 162259.  

Sunday, 24th September, 2023

Melplash Agricultural Society

Bridport, Dorset.  For further details see the website or contact Lucy Hart on 01308 423337.

Sunday, 24th September, 2023

Royal East Berkshire Agricultural Association

Land accessed from Henley Road, Stubbings, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 6QW.  For further details contact Stuart Wilcox on 07831 281121.

Sunday, 24th September, 2023

Norfolk Ploughing Society -

B1105 Wells Road, West Barsham, NR21 9NU.  By kind permission of Kieth Farm Partnership.  For further details contact Stewart Bunting on 01603 658077.

Tuesday, 26th September, 2023

Frome Young Farmers' Ploughing Association

Newbury Farm, Newbury, Frome, Somerset by kind permission of Mr Nick Ham.  For further details contact  Zoe Welch on 07435 316175 

Wednesday, 27th September, 2023

Cheshire Ploughing & Hedgecutting Society

Ashley Hall, Hale, Ashley, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 3QA.   For further details contact Susan Ball on 01270 765404 or 07703 126142.  

Wednesday, 27th September, 2023

Mendip Ploughing Society

Franklyns Farm, Chewton Mendip, Radstock, Somerset, BA3 4SQ.   For further details contact Jim King on 07810 413664 or Judith Osborne on 07783 709619.  

Wednesday, 27th September, 2023

NVTEC Ouse Valley Group

Horton Hill Farm, Horton, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 0QR by kind permission of the Gent family.  For further details contact Max Cherry on 07850 734221.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final 

Thursday, 28th September, 2023

Flintham & District Ploughing Match & Show

Scarrington House, Scarrington, Nottinghamshire, NG13 9BU.  For further details contact Lucie Sheldon on 07970 152906

Saturday, 30th September, 2023

Fairford, Faringdon, Filkins & Burford Ploughing Association

Black Bourton Road, Bampton, Oxfordshire, OX18 2PE by kind permission of G J Hook & Son.   For further details contact Megan Saunders on 07552 043287.  75th Anniversary Ploughing Match and includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Saturday, 30th September, 2023

Southwell & District Agricultural Society

South Muskham, Nottinghamshire, NG23 6EB. For further details contact Emma Cross on 07748 468585.  

Saturday, 30th September, 2023

Greenstead Green & District Agricultural Club

Tattersalls Farm, Morris Green, Sible Hedingham, Halstead, Essex, CO9 3LS.  For further details contact Janice Vince on 07967 794451

Saturday, 30th September, 2023

East Sussex Ploughing Match Society

Warbleton Farm, Hammer Hill, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 9HE.  For further details contact Jim Braiden on 07540 598877

Saturday, 30th September, 2023

Yeovil Ploughing Match Society

Windmill Farm, Montacute, Somerset, TA15 6UT.  For further details contact Mr Vincent Baker on 01935 826368.  

Saturday, 30th September, 2023

Lanreath & District Ploughing Association

F J Ede & Sons, West Wayland, Looe, Cornwall, PL13 2JS.  For further details contact Diana Stephens on 01503 230223.  

October 2023

Sunday, 1st October, 2023

Launceston & Callington Ploughing Association

Trerulefoot, Cornwall, PL12 5BJ.  For further details contact Jane Howlett on 01752 840468.  

Sunday, 1st October, 2023

Ledbury Ploughing Society

Aubrey's Farm, Bromsberrow, Ledbury, HR8 1RU.  For further details contact Alistair Young on 07721 424579.

Sunday, 1st October, 2023

Spilsby YFC

Scrivelsby Estate, Horncastle, Lincolnshire, LN9 6JB.  For further details contact George Hobson on 07535 959331.

Sunday, 1st October, 2023

Henley & District Agricultural Association

Shiplake Farms, Henley on Thames, Berkshire.  For further details contact Jo Taylor on 01491 413619


Sunday, 1st October, 2023

Rearsby & District YFC

Syston Road, South Croxton, Leicestershire, LE7 3RR.   For further details contact Sadie Black on 07852 525898

Sunday, 1st October, 2023

Penistone, Thurlstone & District Ploughing Association

Tue Farming, Wortley, Sheffield, South Yorkshire.  For further details contact Carl Fretwell on 07901 868992 or John Milnes on 01226 762335

Wednesday, 4th October, 2023

Brailsford & District Ploughing & Hedgecutting Society

Carr Farm, Cubley, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 2FB.  Further information from Eileen Holmes on 01335 343274

Wednesday, 4th October, 2023

Royal South Bucks Agricultural Association

Clayhall Farm, Albert Road, Windsor, SL4 2HL by kind permission of His Majesty The King.  For further details contact Jo Short on 07456 456065

Saturday, 7th October, 2023

Mid Devon Ploughing Club


Saturday, 7th October, 2023

Cottenham & District Ploughing Society

Cottenham, Cambridgeshire. For further details contact Paul Smith on 01954 252578.  

Saturday, 7th October, 2023

Dishforth Ploughing Society

North Yorkshire.  For further details contact Derek Tyson on 07789 373092.   Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Saturday, 7th October, 2023

Basingstoke & District Agricultural Society

Upper Farm, Bradley, Alresford, Hampshire, SO24 9SA.  For further details contact Lynette Steel on 07734 742288 or Lauren Cutter on 07788 411686

Saturday, 7th October, 2023

Joint Ploughing Match

Aubrey Farm, Keyhaven, Lymington, Hampshire, SO41 0TH by kind permission of Simeon Morgan Farming Limited and Kingwell (Aubrey Limited).  For further details please contact Tania Niccolls on 01590 612874.

Saturday, 7th October, 2023

Wormside Agricultural Improvement Society

Herefordshire.  For further details contact Katie Dyke on 07583 965281

Saturday, 7th October, 2023

Haddingtonshire Vintage & Classic Ploughing Match

Luffness Mains, Longniddry, Berwickshire, EH32 0PZ.  For further details contact Bill Wood on 07773 041137

Sunday, 8th October, 2023

Three Counties Ploughing Federation

Woolthwaite Farm, Sandbeck Lane, Tickhill, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN11 9PJ.  For further details contact Debbie Savill on 01777 838720 or 07870 397486.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Sunday, 8th October, 2023

Dorchester Agricultural Society Ploughing Match

Dorchester, Dorset.  For further details contact the secretary on 01305 264249.

Saturday, 14th October, 2023

Willingham & District Ploughing Society

Anstey Farm, Rampton Road, Willingham, Cambridgeshire, CB24 5JG.  For further details contact Carol Daff on 07743 656231

Sunday, 15th October, 2023

Barton upon Humber & District Ploughing Society

Wold Farm, Elsham Top, Brigg, North Lincolnshire, DN20 0NS.  For further details contact Mrs M Scowen on 01469 530741.  

Sunday, 15th October, 2023

Norfolk Ploughing Society .

Langham Airfield, Cockthorpe, NR23 1QS.  By kind permission of J & N Case.  For further details contact Stewart Bunting on 01603 658077.  

Saturday, 21st October, 2023

Fordingbridge & District Ploughing Match Committee


Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 5RG  (what3words: hitters.uncle.unusable).  For further details contact Sandra Dennis on 01725 552262

Saturday, 21st October, 2023 until Sunday, 22nd October, 2023

Friends of Ferguson Heritage Norfolk & Cambs Group

Prickwillow, Ely, Cambridgeshire.  For further details contact Alan Newman on 07778 068694 or 01353 741735 or Roger Thurlbourne on 07470 126650 or 01366 377464.  Raising funds for the Poppy Appeal.


Saturday, 21st October, 2023

Newbury & District Agricultural Society


Rookery Farm, Curridge, Berkshire, RG18 9EA. For further details contact Judith Marcham on 07760 375512

Saturday, 21st October, 2023

Sussex County Ploughing Association


Lock Grain Store, Lock Estate, Grinders Lane, West Sussex, RH13 8NY.  For further details contact Jim Braiden on 07540 598877.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Saturday, 21st October, 2023

Warwick Vintage Tractor & Machinery Society

Hill Wootton, Warwick, CV35 7PP.  For further details contact Andy Bean on 07749 651188.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Saturday, 21st October, 2023

Western Area Agricultural Competitions

Mayon Farm, Sennen, Penzance, Cornwall, TR19 6NA by kind permission of the Semmens family.  For further details contact Simon Hollywood on 07974 713172. 

Sunday, 22nd October, 2023

North East Derbyshire Ploughing Association

Owlcotes Farm, Shire Lane, Heath, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S44 5SQ.  For further details contact Alex Townroe on 07791 109566. 

Sunday, 22nd October, 2023

Wadebridge & District Ploughing Society

Trelow Farm,Tredinnick, St Issey, Wadebridge, PL27 7RA by kind permission of the Heard family.  For further details contact Louise Thorpe on 07875 482411.  

Sunday, 22nd October, 2023

Norfolk RABI Charity Ploughing Match & Dyno Day

Church Farm, Mautby, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR29 3JA.  For further details contact Dameon on 07548 829587

Wednesday, 25th October, 2023

Ashover & District Young Farmers Ploughing Association

Span carr Farm, Highashes Lane, Ashover, S45 0LH.  For further details contact Sally West on 07462 872120.

Saturday, 28th October, 2023

Barugh & District Ploughing Association


Mount Farm, Woolley, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF4 2JJ . For further details contact Darren on 07932 627178 or Cath on 07979 253602.

Saturday, 28th October, 2023

Deeping & District Agricultural Association


Deeping St Nicholas, Cambridgeshire. For further details contact Philip Garford on 07860 797887.

Saturday, 28th October, 2023

Fonthill & Willoughby Hedge Ploughing Association

Charnage Farm, Mere, Warminster, Wiltshire  Further details from Brian Osborne on 01373 858121.  

Saturday, 28th October, 2023

Stockbridge Growmore Club

Hampshire.  For further details contact Roger Tiller on 01264 710672

Sunday, 29th October, 2023

Chichester Ploughing Match

Cobnor Farm, Chidham, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 8TE.  For further details contact Mike Rowland on 07891 075715

November 2023

Saturday, 4th November, 2023

Rutland Ploughing Match

Rutland.   For further details contact Gavin Harris on 07765 917218.

Sunday, 5th November, 2023

Brandesburton Young Farmers Club

Albanwise, Hall Farm, Routh, Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 9SL.  For further details contact Connie White on 07436930577.  

Sunday, 5th November, 2023

Haddenham & District Ploughing Society -

Hale Fen, Littleport, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 1EL.  For further details contact David Curtis on 07752 066619.

Sunday, 12th November, 2023

Norfolk Ploughing Society

Rougham Road, Great Massingham, Norfolk.  By kind permission of the Brun Family.  For further details contact Stuart Bunting on 01603 658077. Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Saturday, 18th November, 2023

Reston Ploughing Association

Littledean, Ayton, Eyemouth, Berwickshire.  For further details contact Robert Barclay on 07855 053026.

Saturday, 18th November, 2023

Hallaton & District Agricultural Society


Wistow, Leicestershire, LE8 0QF.  For further details contact Gill Burbidge on 07950 738732

Sunday, 19th November, 2023

Merse Vintage Ploughing Club

Scottish Borders.  For further details contact Bill Wood on 07773 041137.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final 

Sunday, 19th November, 2023

Haddenham & District Ploughing Society

West Row, Suffolk.  For further details contact David Curtis on 07752 066619.

Saturday, 25th November, 2023

Sturton, Stow & District Ploughing Society

Gate Burton, DN21 5BB. What3words: Burden.span.boss. For further details contact John Crowder 07734 467196.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Saturday, 25th November, 2023

Lauderdale Ploughing Society

Bettyfield Farm, Kelso, Scottish Borders, TD5 7PF.  For further details contact Bruce Richardson on 07812 441272.

Sunday, 26th November, 2023

Sherwood Forest Ploughing Match

Nottinghamshire. For further details contact: Ben Vincent on 07581 009507.   Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

Sunday, 26th November, 2023

Stratheden Ploughing Society

Kettle Farm, Kingskettle, Fife, KY15 7PJ.  Further details from Ron Phillips on 07825 706924.  Includes a National Vintage Area Final.

February 2024

Sunday, 25th February, 2024

Collingham & District Agricultural Society

Lincolnshire/Nottinghamshire area.  For further details,  email or see the website.

March 2024

Saturday, 2nd March, 2024

Herefordshire Ploughing Association

Wharton Farm, Pontshill, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 5SX.  For further details contact Nigel Morris on 01989 569377

Sunday, 3rd March, 2024

Suffolk Vintage Ploughing Society

Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.  For further details contact Paul Rowe on 01449 672645.  

April 2024

Saturday, 6th April, 2024

Denbigshire Farmers Ploughing & Hedging Society

For further details contact Amy Evans on 07802 518395.

September 2024

Sunday, 8th September, 2024

Makerfield Ploughing Society

Merseyside.   For further details contact Jeanette Houghton on 07974 170675.  

Saturday, 14th September, 2024

Cruckton & District Ploughing & Hedging Society

Harnage Grange, Cressage, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY5 6EB.  For further details contact Karen Pritchard on 01743 884628.   

Sunday, 15th September, 2024

Forest of Arden Agricultural Society

Studley, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire by kind permission of Mr & Mrs P Allely.  For further details contact Sue Westmacott on 01564 793746. 

Sunday, 15th September, 2024

Salopian Ploughing Society -

Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4.  For further details contact Robert Ball on 07712 640157

Saturday, 21st September, 2024

The Spires Ploughing Association

Halesowen & Hagley Farmers Club - West Midlands.  For further details contact Penny Allin on 01527 454964

Saturday, 21st September, 2024

West Grinstead & District Ploughing & Agricultural Association

Westons Farm, Itchingfield, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 0BD.   For further details contact Rowan Allan on 01903 879488 or Felicity Elliott on 07866 202588.

Sunday, 22nd September, 2024

Cullompton & District Ploughing Association

Devon.  For further details contact Sarah Hammett on 01392 469025. 

Sunday, 29th September, 2024

The Spires Ploughing Association.

Chaddesley Corbett Farmers Club - West Midlands.   For further details contact Penny Allin on 01527 454964

October 2024

Saturday, 12th October, 2024 until Sunday, 13th October, 2024

73rd British National Ploughing Championships & Country Festival

Thoresby Estate, near Newark, Nottinghamshire by kind permission of Thoresby Farming.
Further information from the Society of Ploughmen on 01302 852469.

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Ploughing Events Across the UK

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 British National Ploughing Championships

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.

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