Bessbrook District Vintage Tractor Club have raised the incredible sum of almost £19K for Southern Area Hospice following their 2017 tractor runs and events.

Members of Bessbrook District Vintage Tractor Club with their cheque for the Southern Area Hospice.
Members of Bessbrook District Vintage Tractor Club with their cheque for the Southern Area Hospice.

The Hospice was presented with an incredible cheque of £18,913.54.

The money was raised through their yearly tractor runs, their superb summer threshing day in Bessbrook and through a very successful raffle for a John Deere Drive-On Lawnmower and a Holiday voucher.

A Hospice spokesperson said "The group are a great bunch of men who meet once a month through there common shared interest in Vintage Tractors and raise money for our local Hospice in the process. Well done men!"