Getting set for Doncaster ploughing match

Ploughing action
Ploughing action

Over 100 entrants will take part in two days of ploughing in Doncaster next month.

The South Yorkshire Charity Ploughing Match will be held on Saturday March 2 on land off Hatfield Lane, Barnby Dun, with the Thorne and Hatfield Charity Ploughing Match the following day, on Sunday March 3 at HMP Lindholme, near Hatfield Woodhouse.

Ploughmen from Yorkshire and neighbouring counties will compete each day at the events in a range of ploughing classes including horse ploughing, vintage, classic and modern tractor ploughing. Other attractions include a traditional fairground organ, and a prize draw raffle.