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Braughing's legendary wheelbarrow race!

The Braughing Wheelbarrow Race was started in 1964 and takes place in the picturesque East Hertfordshire village of Braughing.

The race starts and finishes at the village ford. Teams of two push a wheelbarrow round a 400 metre course through the village streets with each person taking turns to push the barrow with the other team member sitting in it.



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New Date

Saturday September 4th

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Race, Fayre & Dogshow


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