April 2017 | newsletter
From the Chairman…
Well what a brilliant last month we have had in the
YFC world covering all aspects of the Young Farmers
calendar from the AGRI trip at the Glanvills; the
Travel Speed Dating and Disco; the Entertainments,
Member of the Year and Speaking Competitions, Ten
Pin Bowling, Football and Kwik Cricket Sports and not
forgetting the big social at SWA!! It was great to see so
many Devon members down at Newquay for SWA and
well done to everyone that went down to compete, we
were very proud to pick up the Sports, Non-Sports and
Overall Weekend Trophy on the Sunday and good luck
to everyone going forward to the Southern Finals on the
18th and 19th March!
This next month looks to be just as busy with lots of
exciting events, I’m looking forward to the Outdoor
Activities Day on the 9th April which we are holding
back at my home farm by kind permission of Mum and
Dad Bellew!! This will be a great social day with lots of
competitions so get keen Devon YFC! Entries are also
looking great for our Show and Sale day on the 26th
April so looking forward to seeing lots of you at Exeter
I am loving hearing about all of the #yfccrossfertilisation
happening around the county so please keep me
updated on your visits to your matched clubs!
We are very grateful for the
following donations for the
Devon Rural Hub since the
Aviva, Chagford Show, Fry
and Son, RABI, Sid & Otter
Vale YFC, Stewart and
Supporting Devon Young Farmers
The Devon Rural Hub, Amory Building, Cheriton Bishop, Exeter EX6 6JH
Tel: 01647 24120 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Office is open: Mon-Thu 8:30am-4:30pm and Fri 8:30am-1pm
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On the 27th February, Bishop Robert Attwell
of Exeter came to visit Yarcombe YFC with
a farm tour of Wellhayes Farm, Cotleigh by
kind permission of the Broom family. He met
with some members of the club to discuss
issues facing farmers in Devon today including
milk and meat prices and farming in Britain
post Brexit. The club feel very privileged that
the Bishop had time to come and meet with
members and all members enjoyed their day.
Also both the Ladies and Men’s 5 a side
Football teams won the Devon competition
round on Sunday 26th February, with the
boys going on to win at South West Area last
weekend as well.
Honiton YFC have had a very busy February, we held our Traffic Light Disco at Luppitt Village Hall which was very well
We held our Charity Farmers Breakfast in the Mackarness Hall, Honiton on Saturday 25th February. We sold 156 full English
breakfast’s and made a profit of £1300 for our fantastic chosen charity for the year ‘The Farming Community Network’.
We have been successful in competitions with James Gould representing us at South West Area at Situations Vacant, which
he has subsequently won so goes onto the next round, well done James for your fantastic effort.
Honiton had our Kwick Cricket team represent us at South West Area which we subsequently won, well done to the team.
Members of Bow YFC have just returned from the
second part of their Club Exchange with Lower
Nithsdale YFC in Dumfries, Scotland. In December,
7 members from LN YFC made the journey south,
staying with different members of Bow. Whilst here
they enjoyed dairy, beef and sheep farm tours, Club
socials, a tour and tasting at Sandford Orchards and
attended the Christmas Ball which they all
10 members from Bow have just returned to
Dumfries, being hosted all across their area. Whilst
there we enjoyed socials meeting more Club
members, tours to a university research dairy farm,
two beef farms and enjoyed the Clubs Annual Dinner
and Dance followed by the bright lights of Dumfries.
For any Clubs who haven’t been on a Club
Exchange before, members of Bow would definitely
recommend organising one. We’ve really enjoyed
meeting members from across the country, trying
new activities, showing off our area and getting to
know each other more.
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Culm Valley YFC
At South West Area Emily Davis, Molly Clist and Rachel Stevens competed in
not only Junior Reading but also Junior Public Speaking. The girls have been
absolutely incredible so far not only winning both competitions at a County level
but with Emily Davis winning Best Chairman and Molly Clist winning Best Speaker
at County round.
The girls went on to win not only Junior Reading but Junior Public Speaking as
well at the South West Area Weekend and will progress through to the next rounds
for both competitions! Molly Clist also again won Best Speaker.
As a Club we couldn’t be prouder of how well the girls have done and congratulate
them for the hours of work they have put in so far. We would also like to thank Jill
Persey for working so hard and giving up her time to train the girls.
It is fantastic that we have got such amazing young members who will be the future of Culm Valley and we would like to wish them
the best of luck for the next rounds.
Newton St Cyres YFC
Well done to #TeamNewton for winning the Haldon Group round of Football, unfortunately the participating sports stars were
unable to play at the County round so thanks to those who stepped in!
Members heard a great talk from Kevin Balding, Volunteer at Devon Freewheelers - highly recommended guest speaker and a
worthwhile charity to raise money for.
The club’s Annual Cider and Pasty Quiz with Crediton & Witheridge NFU saw 29 teams compete for first place. Thanks to
Chittlehampton YFC for making our first #yfccrossfertilising event. Congratulations to quiz winners ‘Scrub Up Well’, followed by
‘Jeff’s Minions’ and ‘The Three Amigos’. The event raised about £750 which will be split between the Farming Community Network
and the Robbin’s Family from Sandford who are fundraising for life-saving equipment for Bristol Hospital. Thanks to everyone who
supported the event.
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It’s been a phenomenal month and I am delighted to
report on many magnificent results.
Firstly the County round of Entertainments was held on
the 19th February at Exmouth Pavilions. I’m sure you
will all agree it was a thoroughly enjoyable afternoon.
The Entertainments performances certainly were just
that (special mention to Matt Darke’s entertaining rap
The all-important Entertainments results were:
1st Cheriton Tedburn
3rd Culm Valley
Best Actor: Dan Grist, Cheriton Tedburn
Best Actress: Amy Richardson, Cheriton Tedburn
The Member of the Year interviews were running all
afternoon and the final results for the Senior competition
1st Claire Bellew, Exe Valley (Winning a Scholarship in
2018 sponsored by Crediton Milling)
2nd Will Dracup, South Dartmoor
3rd Georgina Davie, Haldon
Results of the Junior Member of the Year competition:
1st Katie Ackland, East Devon (Winning a Scholarship
in 2018 sponsored by 2 Sisters Food Group)
2nd Louise Putt, Haldon
3rd Jess Parkhouse, Exe Valley
Thank you to all of the judges, competitors, stewards,
DFYFC team, backstage team, Rob Cann and Exmouth
Pavilions for a great day. We actually ran ahead of time
which is a YFC first!
This leads nicely onto the South West Area weekend!
What a crazy weekend, Devon YFC you sure were on
The Junior Reading team that consisted of Molly Clist,
Emily Davis and Rachel Stevens from Culm Valley
came First and not only this the Molly, Emily and
Rachel also represented the County in the Junior Public
Speaking later on in the day and they came First yet
again! Furthermore Molly Clist was selected as the Best
Speaker in the Public Speaking competition.
James Gould from Honiton was the winner of the
Situations Vacant competition and will be competing
next at the National round.
The Brainstrust team comprised of Dan Grist, Ross
Thomson, Cameron Burt and Andrew Heywood were
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Katie Ackland from Whimple and Broadclyst came
Second in the Junior Member of the Year competition
and Claire Bellew from Withleigh won the Senior Member
of the Year competition.
With such a high standard across the board all members
did extremely well!!!
On the Sunday the eagerly anticipated Entertainments
Competition was held in Truro. Cheriton Tedburn put on
another fantastic performance and I was so thrilled that
Amy Richardson (aged 10) won the Best Actress and Dan
Grist was also crowned Best Actor. Amy and Dan have
now been awarded Best Actress and Best Actor at the
Group, County and South West Area rounds. Well done!
Cheriton and Tedburn YFC finished up in 2nd place and
this means they compete again at Southern Round.
All of these results meant that Devon YFC came home
with the Sporting award, Non Sport award and we
were the Overall Winners. Many thanks to you all!
Looking ahead to Devon County Show … the online and
paper entry deadline is 31st of March! I hope you will all
enter lots of the classes, there are lots of new classes
and club classes, there really is something for everyone
so get these entries in and represent your club! Likewise
with the on the day classes; Butter and Junket, Stock
Judging there are Novice classes so it is a good idea to
give it a go, you don’t need to be experienced!
The Outdoor Activities schedule is out! This is on the
9th of April at Gammaton Barton, Bideford by kind
permission of the Bellew Family. I look forward to seeing
you all then. As always there will be loads going on.
Then on the 26th of April we have the County Show and
Sale, I urge all members, friends, family and associates
to come and support this day. It’s going to be fantastic
to see stock from members all around the County under
As you will have sussed by the length of this report there
are lots of events coming up. Please get involved, the
more you put in, the more you will get out of YFC.
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Sports & Social
It has been a busy month with several results so I’ll keep
it brief and to the point.
Looking back to 19th February we held the Cheerleading
finals at Exmouth. Well done to the three teams that all
put on great routines. The results were:
1st Tarka 2nd Haldon 3rd Exe Valley
Thank you to the Exeter Starlites for showing us some
professional routines at the cheerleading finals.
Next up was the Ten Pin Bowling evening on the 22nd
February. 21 teams competed but it was Axminster that
came out on top, closely followed by Cheriton & Tedburn
2 then Honiton 1. A full list of results are in your club
mailings. Shout out to the high score hero’s who striked
Male – 1st Jack Larcombe (Axminster)
2nd Matt Hurrell (Cheriton & Tedburn)
Female – 1st Olwen Seward (Axminster)
2nd Jess Powell (Witheridge)
Moving on we had the County Sports Day at
Okehampton. As always Okehampton provided us with
wind, drizzle and cold temperatures, but we battled
through it all. Firstly thank you to all the stewards and
referees on the day for helping to ensure everything ran
smoothly. There was some fancy footwork on the football
pitches and rather muddy kits when we finished but
football players are the only people who can dribble and
still look neat ;)
The winners were:
1st East Devon
3rd Exe Valley
So all in all a clean sweep for East Devon but was great
to see all 6 groups represented.
We then had SWA where quite frankly Devon dominated!
Results from the weekend were:
Men’s 5 aside Football
Mixed Kwik Cricket
Rush Mixed Hockey
1st (East Devon)
1st (East Devon)
1st (North Devon)
1st (North Devon)
Well done to everyone that competed, it was a great
show across the board and I was very honoured to
be able to pick up the Sports trophy at the end of
the weekend. Good luck to all those going through to
Don’t forget coming up we have the Milk Way Adventure
evening on Wednesday 5th April. Also I hope to see lots
of you at Outdoor Activities Day on Sunday 9th April.
Pool, Skittles and Darts will be happening this coming
month so I look forward to seeing your Group teams at
the Waie Inn for some pin dropping, ball potting, dart
Lastly as always we will be playing Rugby at the Devon
County Show. This year we plan to have both a Men’s
and Ladies 7’s game so if you are at the show on the
Thursday then be sure to head to the main ring at 4pm
for some heated action and top dollar commentary. Also
make sure the Show Dance is in your diaries, going to be
a good one – Saturday 20th May at the Matford Centre.
Wishing you all a Happy Easter
Until next time. Ta Ta for now
Sports & Social Chairman
1st East Devon 1
3rd East Devon
We also had the Mixed Kwik Cricket
1st East Devon
3rd South Dartmoor
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We recently held the second draw of the year at the Entertainments Final and we are pleased to announce the following
people won £100 each:
CHRIS BERRY CHRIS CAMP JAKE HENSON
The final draw of the year will be held at the Devon County Show in May at the Chairman’s Reception. There are still five
chances to win this year including the big draw for £500; if you would like to be part of the Supporters Club please call the
office on 01647 24120 to request an application form or go to www.devonyfc.co.uk and select Your Support where you will
be able to download the application form.
The travel group held their first fundraiser in February with the ‘Speed Dating and Disco’ evening - hope everyone had a
great night and those looking for romance managed to find their future love!
The travel team are launching the ‘FITTEST FARMER’ challenge at the Outdoor Activities Day! Keep an eye on social media
for more information! You can enter on the day so turn up at Gammaton Barton, Bideford on Sunday 9th April to take part!
Fuel up throughout the day with the travel BBQ and cake sale.
Each Group within the County will be organising a travel-fundraising QUIZ NIGHT to help raise funds for their scholarship.
Dates will be confirmed soon!
The TRAVEL GRAND DRAW will be launched very soon, with some amazing prizes donated already from companies and
individuals. Watch out for the raffle books which will be sold by members and available at the County Office too. If you
would like to donate a prize contact email@example.com. The winners will be drawn at the Devon County Show on
Saturday 20th May!
As mentioned before, we are hosting an American exchange at the end of August - if you would to host please let me know!
Georgina Davie International Travel Chairman
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Think it through and then take 2!
Last month you may of heard about the tragic loss of
Lauren Scott one of our Kenn Valley members at the age
of just 20 in a farm accident. Are thoughts are with her
family and friends at this painful and very sad time.
If there is one thing we can do from this tragic loss is
learn lessons and reduce the risk to yourself and others
you work with. One of the sayings that has stuck with me
for years is “think it through then take 2”. This means in
practical terms, whenever you do things around the farm,
work place or in any other setting think it through. You
could have done that task every day for years or it could
be the first time, either way just stop for 2 seconds and
think is this safe? or can I make it safer? If something that
is there to keep you safe, is broken then fix it or ask a
person that you work for to get it fixed.
YFC will be working with other partners to hold further
farm safety events during the coming 12 months. Please
do take advantage of these opportunities and help keep
yourself and others safe.
If you or any of your Clubs would like further details of
where you can get training or information about safety
please do contact myself or the Skills Co-Ordinator
at YFC. We can then put you in contact with the right
training or support.
01647 24120 fNick Creasy firstname.lastname@example.org
Nick Creasy Devon County Organiser
Your Wool Board
Working For You
British Wool update: Interest
and profile of shearing grows:
As we head into a new season, British Wool are
busy organising a number of shearing courses and
preparing for the wool being delivered into our depots.
Shearing is an important traditional rural skill that’s
vital to the sheep sector. We’ve seen shearing
develop in recent years becoming one of the biggest
attractions at our agricultural shows. In February
we saw the World Shearing and Woolhandling
Championships held in New Zealand with four days
of top quality competition. The four days concluded
with New Zealand crowned World Champions in
the Individual Machine Shearing and Woolhandling
competitions and South Africa retaining their
Individual Blade Shearing title.
On shearing, once again this year a number of
shearing courses will be held across the South West
region including here in Devon - the high standard of
training provided by British Wool instructors in training
a new generation of shearers has being invaluable in
improving the quality of shearing on our farms.
Good shearing technique is essential in ensuring
fleeces are of the highest possible value to producers,
with second blows, patchy fleeces and poorly
presented fleeces all resulting in reduced clip values
- fleeces should also be delivered free from any
contamination or excessive paint marks in order to
maximise the value.
If anyone is interested in finding out more about our
shearing courses please visit www.britishwool.org.uk
or contact Alison Gould on 01647 24804
In terms of social media, British Wool continues to
develop this important area and has active accounts
on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram -
regular updates and information is available through
all these accounts. We welcome any active followers.
The British Wool Marketing Board works with over 40,000 sheep
farmers collecting, grading and selling their wool at auction.
Wool made in Britain, used in thousands of products worldwide… and loved by millions.
You can find out more about British wool and the work
of the British Wool Marketing Board at:
Web: britishwool.org.uk Telephone: 01274 688 666
April 2017 | newsletter 9
NFU Conference 2017 - ‘Brexit: Ingredients for Success’
I was so pleased to have been asked to attend the NFU Conference in Birmingham this year. After hearing great feedback from
many others that attended I was looking forward to seeing what the 2017 Conference had to offer. An early start to the day was in
order to be at the South West NFU Office for 5am to travel on a coach with fellow South West delegates!
With the main topic of conversation being Brexit I was pleased. Last year I was fortunate to be able to host a Debate regarding
Brexit so I found the subject extremely interesting, although it would have been good to hear more discussion on how it will affect
the young generation of farmers. There were some excellent speakers throughout the conference and I really enjoyed the sessions
that were put on.
The first breakout session was on ‘Produce’ which was the one I found most interesting. The speakers were very knowledgeable
and gave us a very wide range of information. The main question for the session was ‘How can the research and policy landscape
better deliver gains in both productivity and environmental performance?’. I made some very good contacts off the back of this
session for future use and the two days were a fantastic networking experience.
The early bird session on the second day was entitled ‘Making the most of the tenant sector post Brexit’. This was a really
interesting start to the day especially the talk from NFU President Meurig Raymond, showing that it is possible to make it big even
with the price of land.
The final session I attended was ‘Outlook for livestock in a changing world’ with the Agriculture Counsellor & Permanent
Representation of Ireland to the European Union on the list of Speakers for this session it was quite focused towards how Ireland
is affected and not so much on how the British livestock industry is and will be affected.
I would like to thank the NFU for this fantastic invitation and opportunity, I found the couple of days in Birmingham very interesting.
The food and hotel were excellent. For anyone that gets the chance to attend, do take it as I learnt so much from my time there. I
hope I have the opportunity to attend conference again.
Gareth Hutchings Vice AGRI Chairman
VICE PATRONS of DEVON YOUNG FARMERS CLUBS
We are pleased to welcome Rosie Cheriton as a Vice Patron of DFYFC.
We will publish names of new members in the newsletter and the annual report as well as inviting them to certain exclusive events
during the year as a token of our appreciation for their continued support of YFC in Devon.
If you would like to become a Vice Patron please call the office on 01647 24120 to request an application form or go to www.
devonyfc.co.uk and select Your Support where you will be able to download the application form.
It has been a bit quieter the last month
but the spaces for the AGRI trip to the
Highland Show were snapped up in a
matter of hours. So far confirmed for the
trip are our hire cars, accommodation,
tour of the Quaker Oats Factory, day at
the Highland Show and then spending
two days around Dumfries looking at
beef, dairy and hopefully a sheep farm.
I’m also in the progress of trying to
confirm a couple of farm walks back
here in sunny Devon.
It was good to see lots of Devon
members at the SWA AGRI Forum and
I hope you all found it interesting. The
speakers were great and George Eustice
MP seemed very interested to talk to
Young Farmers. Plans are underway
for the AGRI Debate at Devon County
Show so it would be good to see lots of
members there too!
Much farming love
Edward Quick AGRI Chairman
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100 YEARS OF HIGH QUALITY
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
ACROSS DEVON AND CORNWALL.
Bicton College and Duchy College are working together to secure
the future of the rural economy in the South West.
MORE THAN 100
COURSES & CAREERS ADVICE EVENTS:
At our events you can talk to tutors about our wide range of courses, tour
the campus and facilities, and meet students. Our upcoming events are:
Sat 22 April 10am-12pm
11th May, 5-7.30pm
BICTON COLLEGE ARE SPONSORING THE
YOUNG FARMER OF THE YEAR CATEGORY IN
THE PRIDE OF DEVON AWARDS
SUBJECT AREAS* INCLUDE:
• Adventure Sport
• Animal Care
• Children, Schools and Families
• Construction Plant Operations
• Countryside and Conservation
• English and Maths
• Food Technology
• Foundation Learning
• Land-based Engineering
• Military Academy
• PAFC Football Programme
• Public Services
• Tournament Golf College
• Veterinary Nursing
• Vocational & Work-related Studies
*PLEASE CHECK WHICH CAMPUS YOUR CHOSEN
SUBJECT IS OFFERED AT.
T: 0330 123 4784
April 2017 | newsletter 11
Skills for Life
Butter and Junket Course
We recently held a Butter and Junket Course to get
members prepared for Devon County Show. With thanks to
Sue Burrow for teaching and hosting the course we had 7
members learning this new skill and we hope to see lots of
Welcome members to Bryony… competing this year at the Devon County Show.
We are delighted to welcome Bryony Berry to the YFC Office, as our new Skills
Shearing Courses in Devon
Bryony is the outgoing Chairman of Kenn Valley YFC, and was previously a
Level Venue Date
Advanced member of Cheriton & Tedburn Totnes YFC. She comes from 6th a & family 7th May Beef and Sheep
Beginner farm, near Exeter and has Mendips recently returned from an 10th eight-week & 11th May scholarship
in the USA,
Drewsteignton the IFYC Programme.
27th & 28th May
Beginner Exford End May
Beginner/Improver Okehampton 4th & 5th June
All Levels B+E TRAILER TEST Sidmouth SPRAYER Mid June COURSES
Beginner/Improver The price of the two day course, plus test on Okehampton the second Did you know 15th that & from 16th 26 July
th November 2015 your
day, is currently £430 inclusive.
“Grandad Right” exemption will no longer be applicable?
All courses are two days 8.30am – 5pm each day. Cost £196 (including vat).
If you’re a fully paid up YFC member, Devon YFC will reimburse you £25
The test and training can be booked in Exeter or Taunton We are able to offer PA1, PA2 and PA6 courses at
Contact 01647 24804 firstname.lastname@example.org or book online www.britishwool.org.uk/shearing-courses.php
depending on which you are more familiar with.
Contact the office for an application form to get you
Monday 13 th October – PA1 (1 day)
enrolled on the course.
th October - PA6 (2 days Inc. Assessment)
If you are interested in taking a Chainsaw Course do email email@example.com Wednesday 15 th October obtain – PA2 (2 more days information Inc. Assessment)
on dates and prices. We are currently offering courses at Bicton College but are able to look at other
locations if requested.
Please contact the YFC Office for prices and further
NPTC TRANSPORT OF LIVESTOCK CERTIFICATE (Short
Car + trailer training and test available in Taunton or Exeter
Tests carried out at the YFC Centre, Exeter
OTHER AVAILABLE COURSES
YFC member offer: £430 Non YFC member offer £480
£65 for one test, ie. Cattle and Sheep
Coming up, there are a number of chainsaw courses
To include; 9 hours of training and test plus use of the instructor’s vehicle and trailer throughout.
including CS30 (Cross Cut & Maintenance) and CS31
Contact the YFC Office for more information or a booking form.
£45 additional tests
(Felling Small Trees) among others.
Sheep Dog Offer Training valid for current YFC members only
Please contact Bryony in the YFC Office if there are any
There has been interest shown in running a sheep dog training other course courses which that we you are would in the like process to take of part looking in, from AI
into; if you would like more information New when Skills it Email is confirmed – email firstname.lastname@example.org
to Flower Arranging, and from Patchwork to Welding!
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1 Bradworthy YFC Big Breakfast at Bradworthy Village Hall 9am – 1pm
1 Braunton YFC Auction of Pledges at St Brannocks Hall 7.30pm
2 New Building Celebration Afternoon from 2pm
2 TOW League Training Competition (Friendly)
2 Kenn Valley YFC Tractor Run
2 Lewdown YFC Tractor Run
5 County Milky Way Fun Evening, 7.30pm onwards. £4 per person
6 Board of Management at YFC Centre, 8pm
6 Bow YFC Easter Meat Bingo at Waie Inn. Eyes down 7.30pm
6 Axminster YFC Easter Bingo at Cloakham Lawns, Axminster. Doors Open 7pm / Eyes Down 8pm
7 Lewdown YFC Traffic Light Disco at Lewdown Victory Hall 9pm – 1am
9 Outdoor Activities Day at Gammaton Barton, Bideford, EX36 4QA by kind permission of the Bellew Family
– see full details on Devon YFC Website in ‘Competitions/Other Files’
9 Sid & Otter Vale YFC Easter Bingo at Ottery St Mary Institute. Doors Open 7pm / Eyes Down 7.30pm.
10 Witheridge YFC Easter Bingo at Cruwys Morchard Village Hall. Doors Open 7.30pm / Eyes Down 8pm
11 Honiton YFC Easter Bingo at Markarness Hall, Honiton. Eyes Down 7.30pm
12 Kenn Valley YFC Easter Bingo at Kenn Centre. Eyes Down 7.30pm
12 Chittlehampton YFC Easter Bingo at Umberleigh Village Hall 7pm
13 County Pool and Darts Final at Waie Inn
13 Whimple and Broadclyst YFC Easter Bingo at Whimple Village Hall, EX5 2SL. Eyes Down 7.30pm
13 Winkleigh YFC Disco at Winkleigh Sports Centre 9pm – 1am
13 Withleigh YFC Disco at Remedies. Under 18 tickets must be purchased in advance from Lucy Radford
07597 999956. No Under 18’s are allowed in without a ticket
13 Culm Valley YFC Bingo at Hemyock Village Hall. Doors Open 7pm / Eyes Down 7.30pm
14 Tavistock YFC Neon Party at Walkhampton Memorial Hall, PL20 6JX 8pm - Midnight
15 Meshaw YFC Big Breakfast at South Molton Assembly Rooms 9am – 12 noon
15 Alverdiscott YFC Easter Bingo at Lovacott Village Hall. Doors Open 7pm / Eyes Down 7.30pm
19 Withleigh YFC Easter Bingo at Withleigh Village Hall
20 Members Meeting at YFC Centre, 8pm AGM Shirts will be available to collect at this meeting
21 – 24 National Annual Convention in Torquay
26 County Show and Sale at Exeter Livestock Centre, EX2 8FD. Showing from 9am / Sale Commences at
2pm. This event is open to all with many trade stands also in attendance
27 County Skittles Final at Waie Inn
28 Okehampton YFC After Lambing Party at Meldon Village Hall 9pm – 1am. £5 Members / £7 Non
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