July 2014: Tractor Ted, the star of young children’s books and films, is hosting his Big Machines Weekend at Tractor Ted’s Little Farm at Bowood House, Wiltshire on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th August from 12pm-4pm.
There will be over a million pounds worth of new farm machinery on show and a display ring of harvest related machinery will give demonstrations throughout the day. There will be one of the biggest New Holland combine harvesters plus a New Holland square baler, round baler, plough and muck spreader. There will also be working displays by JCB diggers and forestry equipment.
Tractor and trailer rides will take visitors around the estate for £2 per person over two years old, to include an ‘eye spy farming’ game to play onboard.
Children will also be able to enjoy various young animals at the Little Farm together with lots of fun farm play including a mini tractor track, mechanical diggers and bouncy animals as well as the brand new giant Tractor Ted bouncy castle and slide.
For any tractor fan, of any age, this will be an exciting day out. Entry to Tractor Ted’s Big Machinery Weekend is included in tickets to Bowood House & Garden. £10.75 for adults (13 years and above), £9.25 for Senior Citizens, £8.25 forchildren 5-12 years and £6.25 for children 2-4 years. A family ticket (for two adults and two children or one adult and three children) costs £32.50.