The old Theme, thats the software package that we use to control the look and feel of the website, has come to the end of its life and therefore needs replacing. You may notice the changes taking place and the order of a few things.
August Bank Holiday Events 2017
Due to circumstances beyond our control (The Weather), we will not currently be able to host a Ploughing Match this year.
All other events will go ahead as normal including Tractror Road Runs however, currently the Ploughing Match is cancelled.
We will advertise any additional events here. Although unlikely, the situation might change so keep comiung back for updates.
April 15,16 and 17th 2017
Crank Up and Tractor Run
1st January 2017
New Years Day Crank Up and Tractor Run
The site now boasts mains electricity so our backup trusty Generator is now up for sale. If you know of anyone who would be interested then contact Bob. Click HERE for the Generator page.
Now here is an idea:
Spotted on BBC Look North (East Yorkshire & Lincolnshire)
Barrie Hall from Lincoln has transformed his mobility scooter into a miniature version of the Coca-Cola truck. He says he's going to drive it around and collect money for cancer research charities.
We are now on Facebook, so please click on the Logo to see what we look like on Social Media. Please give us a 'Like'whilst you are there. We are told it helps, like a shot of Redex in the tank!
The club started in 1997, it’s aims are the restoration and presentation of old stationary engines, or barn engines as they are sometimes known, including any relevant farm machinery and equipment, vintage collections and memorabilia. We have members with Barn engines, tractors, motor bikes, cars, working and static displays as well as models. For example we have collections of Tilley lamps, old cameras, a collection of milk churns, vintage lawn mowers, wooden toys, blow lamps, kitchen and laundry equipment, working miniature steam, cycles and auto cycles; in fact all things vintage!
Meetings Meetings are held on the first Friday of every month, except for December, at Woodside Farm, Orton Lane, Twycross, Leicestershire CV9 3HA from 7.30PM onwards. In December the club holds a social event on a Saturday night, attendance is not obligatory, but all are made very welcome – tea and coffee come free of charge. Other refreshments are on sale and a raffle is held to help defray the cost of the evening.
Membership Cost of membership is £15 per year, the membership fee includes a £5,000,000 public liability insurance, covering any rally or show in the British Isles providing members adhere to the safety code. At most shows and rallies proof of insurance will be asked for, it is therefore advisable to carry your membership card to all shows. Also included with you club membership is N.F.U. Countryside membership, allowing access to their stands, usually at agricultural shows.
Download your Membership Form here
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Contact For further information please contact the secretary, whose details are on the contact page. Other clubs are very welcome to join us on our show days. For further information please contact the secretary. Details as above.