23 June 2013
Over 20 tractors left Manor Farm, Wolverton on Sunday 23rd June for the annual tractor run, arranged by Warwickshire R.A.B.I. and Richard Morton ,of Warwick Vintage Tractor and Machinery Society. The 2 hour run took tractors and spectators tractor through the lovely Warwickshire countryside and its quaint villages. Refreshments were available before and after the event,kindly sponsored by the NFU Mutual of Warwickshire.The raffle plus entry money raised a healthy £412.00.
NFU Farm Walk
Rugby and Lutterworth NFU branch held a farm walk at Frankton, Warks by kind permission of the Mitchell family. Over 75 farmers turned up on a sunny evening to look around the farm of beef, cereals and potatoes on board tractor and trailers. Beef rolls and drinks were served and everyone was asked to make a donation to R.A.B.I. £428.55 was raised and will be split between Leicestershire and Warwickshire.
Drovers Talk & Supper
17 April 2013
The village hall at Eathorpe was filled to capacity on 17th April for a Drover’s route talk by Bruce Smith, and a wonderful buffet supper provided by Rosie Reeve. The night was very informative and the guests enjoyed learning about the lengthy journeys made from Wales to London. The raffle made £222 and further funds are to follow.
Twenty volunteers gathered at Welsh Road Farm over the first weekend in April to help with car parking duties for the increasingly popular WOLF run. A donation of £770 has been received for our efforts.
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