TITLE

MARATHON TRACTOR TREK FOR CHARITY

AUTHOR(S)
Tasker, Johann
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;4/27/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 17, p95
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a group of seven teenagers from the Lancashire Federation of Young Farmers' Clubs has embarked on a marathon expedition to raise funds for the charity Cancer Research UK starting from Bolton, England on April 24, 2007. Tractors used at the event are mentioned, including a Little Grey Fergie. It adds that the marathon will include a debate on the future of the countryside. Also noted is that the only problem encountered by young farmers was reaching Bristol.
ACCESSION #
25265489

 

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