Ploughing To Return To Tullamore
Published: 9th October 2016
The National Ploughing Championships are set to return to Screggan, Tullamore next year. It follows a record breaking year at the Co. Offaly venue where crowds of 283,000 attended across the three days of the event.
Next year’s championships will take place on September 19th, 20th and 21st.
The site was confirmed as the location for the 2017 championships at today’s prize-giving ceremony attended by over 500 people in the Bridge House Hotel, Tullamore.
Speaking after the announcement, the NPA Managing Director Anna May McHugh said:
“We are delighted to be staging the event in Screggan, Tullamore again next year.
“Feedback from landowners, the local community and the wider public has been very positive and all were incredibly enthusiastic to see a return.”