01 October 2010
Please note: The disco dance planned for Saturday night has had to
NFYFC is gearing up for a weekend of fun
and friendly rivalry during its competitions weekend at Stoneleigh Park,
Warwickshire, on 9-10 October.
Come along and cheer on the YFC teams who
will be taking part in the junior farm safety, senior debating,
intermediate brainstrust, rural apprentice, fence erecting, junior
speaking, junior member of the year, folk dancing, metalwork, county
exhibit, hockey, badminton and volleyball competitions over the course
of the two-day event.
There will be a chance to learn more about
this year's travel opportunities with the Discovery programme; NFYFC's
new youth forum will meet for the first time and there will be
entertainment including a Diageo drama production.
NFYFC council officers will be doing their
bit to raise money for chairwoman Helen Roberts' chosen charity RABI
with a sponsored stationary bike ride.
Tickets for a raffle in aid of the charity,
which is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, will also be on
sale with a chance to win some fantastic prizes and help Helen meet her
target of raising £150 per YFC in the federation during her year in