National Federation of Young Farmers' Clubs

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08 May 2011

Retiring NFYFC president Lionel Hill MBE has been made a life vice president of the federation in recognition of his services to NFYFC and the YFC federations.

Lionel has served as NFYFC president for the past five years, and has worked tirelessly to support and promote the organisation in England and Wales.

Lionel joined his local YFC in 1953, and is a past president of Bromsgrove YFC, Worcestershire County Federation and the West Midlands Area. He is now a life vice president of the Worcestershire Federation and the West Midlands Area federation. Lionel was awarded an MBE for services to the Young Farmers’ Clubs organisation in 2002.

Former acting chairman of the board of management Christopher Lloyd was also made a life vice president in recognition of his services to NFYFC.

Chris joined Pontrilas YFC in 1984 and has held a number of posts including chairman, secretary, treasurer and president. Chris currently sits on Herefordshire’s management committee.


Cornwall YFC’s county organiser Gerald Haines was made an honorary life member in recognition of his services to YFC.

Gerald joined Chippenham YFC, Wiltshire, in 1954, becoming club chairman in 1963. He joined Wiltshire’s executive committee that year and still sits on it to this day.

Gerald has served as Wiltshire county chairman, South West Area treasurer and chairman and also represented the area on the NFYFC council in the 1970s.

Gerald took the job as Wiltshire’s county organiser in 1979, and ten years later made the move to become county organiser in Cornwall.


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