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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EVPC in England

Congratulations to the NI team on their success at the EVPC. Mercer Ward was 2nd in the Vintage Reversible Class and Mark Taggart 3rd in the Vintage Trailer Class. Sean Boyle and Dai Kennedy despite valiant efforts in changeable ground conditions were just out of the prizes on this occasion. …

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