NIVPA Championships 2014

Our match was held on the Ballyknock Road, Hillsborough, on lands kindly granted by Mr George Megarry.  We would like to thank all those who helped in any way to make this annual event a success. Results; Senior Class 1st     Ian Simms ( Northern Ireland Vintage Ploughing Champion), …

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NIVPA Ploughing Match 4th October

The Northern Ireland Vintage Ploughing Association (NIVPA) are holding their Annual Ploughing Championships at 20 Ballyknock Road, Hillsborough, Co Down, BT26 6EF on lands kindly granted by Mr George Megarry on Saturday 4th October 2014@ 10.30am This Championship is an important event on the Vintage, Classic & Horse Ploughing calendar, …

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NIVPA Annual Ploughing Match

The NIVPA annual ploughing match, qualifier for the NIPA championships and European Vintage Ploughing Championships in 2015, will be on Saturday 4th October 2014, venue still to be arranged.

Tommy Anderson Tribute

Tommy Anderson, long standing ploughman from Hillsborough Ploughing Society, passed away on Sun 4th may 2014. Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife Elizabeth, daughters Shirley , Sandra and Susan and his grandchildren and wider family. His 80th birthday with Family & Friends   Tommy still loves the ploughing   …

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Welcome to our new website!

Welcome to the all new Northern Ireland Vintage Ploughing Association website. We are always striving to improve and progress, we hope our new website reflects this. We will be continually updating you wth the latest news, result and gallerys from our events, so please bookmark the site and keep up …

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The office Bearers and Members were saddened to learn of the death of their esteemed and highly respected President Mr Langford (Fordie) Gilliland. Fordie was elected and appointed President of the NIVPA when it was founded and provided much help to the new office bearers. In those early days he …

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