In pictures: Heavy horses and steam engines at National Ploughing Championships

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Soggy weather failed to dampen the spirits of more than 250 ploughmen and women who took part in the 68th British National Ploughing Championships at Austrey, near Atherstone, in Warwickshire.

Highly-skilled ploughmen competed with vintage tractors, steam engines and heavy horses.

68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships & Country Festival
68th British National Ploughing Championships & Country Festival
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
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68th British National Ploughing Championships l
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championship
68th British National Ploughing Championship
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships
68th British National Ploughing Championships