English & Winter Fair Stockjudging

To kick-off the start of this years stock judging season, we had some fantastic representatives head to the English Winter Fair on 17th November to try their luck at placing. Fred ‘Hove’ Allen was placed 1st Senior Pig Carcass, Joe Brassington 2nd Intermediate Pig Carcass.

Only a few short weeks later Shropshire visited the Welsh Winter Fair where Nick Pugh was awarded 3rd for U21 Beef stock judging.

Well done to all those who competed! If you are interested, or know anyone who is, in representing Shropshire stock judging get in touch with Robyn Hardman.


You are invited… SFYFC Christmas Carol Service

Shropshire YFC would be delighted if you and your family would join them in celebrating the Festive season at their Annual Christmas Carol service.

Thursday 13th December 2018 at St Mary’s Church, Stottesdon DY14 8UH at 7.30pm.

For further details please call the county office: 01743 442880


Ballroom Dancing Competition

Held on Friday 2nd November, at Montford Village Hall, Shropshire held their very own ‘Shropshire Comes Dancing’. Six Shropshire YFC clubs took to the stage to show their creative flair and perfect steps with a ballroom dance performance. Of course, the standard was high with fabulous costumes from some clubs and obvious hours of practice. Results were 1st Alberbury YFC, 2nd Whitchurch YFC,  3rd Brown Clee YFC and 4th Whittington & Oswestry YFC. Huge well done to all those that took part!

 

 


Intermediate Brainstrust

The Shropshire final was held on Wednesday 14th November at Shrewsbury Livestock Market. The four clubs in the spotlight were Dorrington YFC, Rushbury & Cardington YFC, Whitchurch YFC and Wem YFC.

As ever with Shropshire speaking competition, the standard was high. Topics included ‘Is climate change at the point of no return?’, ‘Should farmers be more accommodating towards vegans?’ and ‘What’s your vision on the future of YFC?’.

Congratulations to all members that took part and competed. Thank you to Richard Evans, Joe Hamer & Charlie Bourne.

Results:

1st = Wem YFC

2nd = Whitchurch YFC

3rd = Rushbury & Cardington YFC

4th = Dorrington YFC


Shropshire YFC AGM 13th October

This years AGM, held on Saturday 13th October at Shrewsbury Town Football Ground saw SFYFC donate £3750.00 donated to Shropshire Riding for the Disabled Association and £4000 donated to Lingen Davies. Fred ‘Hove’ Allen was voted in as County Chairman 2018/2019 and clubs were awarded for their fantastic achievements this year. Chris Potter was voted in as Vice County Chairman.