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Civic reception for Ploughing World Champion

Civic reception for Ploughing World Champion

Mon, November 05, 2018

A civic reception has been held in honour of Reversible Ploughing World Champion Tom Cochrane.

Mr Cochrane, who is a member of Coleraine Ploughing Society, clinched the title at an event in Germany in September where he took on competitors from around the globe.

Applauding his success, the Mayor Councillor Brenda Chivers said: “Tom has represented the area in ploughing competitions for many years and I was delighted to have this opportunity to congratulate him for helping to put the Causeway Coast and Glens on the world stage. He has proved himself to be the best in his chosen discipline and he thoroughly deserves this latest success.”

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The Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council Councillor Brenda Chivers congratulates World Reversible Ploughing Champion Tom Cochrane alongside Councillor David Harding, Alderman William King MBE and William Purcell.




World Reversible Ploughing Champion Tom Cochrane pictured with guests at a Civic Reception held in his honour hosted by the Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council Councillor Brenda Chivers.