Covid 19 didn’t stop Staffordshire YFC members holding five competitions during what would normally be the Staffordshire County Show week!
Following some excellent entries of a very high standard, all held via the YFC Facebook Page, the results were as follows:
Leslie T Chester Story Writing Competition
1st – Beckie Phillips of Uttoxeter JNFU
2nd – Hannah Norton of Uttoxeter JNFU
3rd – Julia Loosen of Abbotsholme YFC
4th – Sarah Bourne and Kate Brocklehurst of Cheadle YFC
YFC’s Got Talent Competition
1st – Eccleshall YFC with their Bohemian Rhapsody medley
2nd – Johnny and Phil Wilson with “Wilsons Wallpapers” slapstick sketch (Uttoxeter JNFU)
Joint 3rd – Greg and Harry Large with their Two Ronnies Comedy Sketch (Cheadle YFC) & Toby Hall and Eddie Phillips with their Grease performance of Summer Lovin! (Uttoxeter JNFU)
Youth Forum “Pets we are Proud of” Photo Competition
1st – Ellie Roobottom, Chase YFC with her prize winning sheep
2nd – Ed Townsend, Uttoxeter JNFU with his calf, Jane
3rd – Olivia Wilkes, Eccleshall YFC with her dog, Nora
Youth Forum “Best Trick with my Animal”
1st – Heidi Clark, Uttoxter JNFU with her dog Tilly
Joint 2nd – Vicky Astle, Waterhouses YFC with her horse, Lady and Adam Leese, Eccleshall with his dog, Ted
Joint 3rd – Leah Bailey, Abbotsholme YFC with Beady the Bearded Dragon and Abi Palmer, Uttoxeter JNFU with Bella her cat
“Shoe Box” Show Floats Competition
1st – Liv Larsson of Ashley YFC with “I’m a Celebrity, Get Me out of Here!”
2nd – Beth Allen of Cheadle YFC with “Supermarket Sweep”
Joint 3rd – Emma Mayers of Ashley YFC with “Great British Bake Off” and Jemima Brown of Abbotsholme YFC with “The Jump”
Covid 19 didn’t stop Staffordshire YFC holding 16 virtual classes via their Facebook Page on Saturday 2nd May.
After over a whopping 160 entries were received, the overall results were:
1st – Uttoxeter JNFU
2nd – Eccleshall YFC
3rd – Ashley YFC
Congratulations to everyone who took part.
Congratulations to the teams playing in the volleyball on Sunday 15th March 2020. 🏀
After some great leaping, jumping, falling and flying after the ball the semi finals and finals were held and we found this years winners!
Thank you to Like nanna made caterers for sponsoring the cookery this year!
Well done to all the competitions and thank you to our judges for giving up their time this evening!
The 1st and 2nd place teams now have the opportunity to compete at the NFYFC Cookery Finals at Malvern Autumn Show in September 2020
💥💥 Well done to all who took part in the clay pigeon shoot competition! 💥💥
Thank you to Basford Shooting Ground Staffordshire for hosting us today!
The prizes were kindly donated by Clay Pigeon Shooting Association! Some of Staffs CPSA were present and said they’d love to see more of the members having a go and getting involved too!
Results are as follows;
17 & under:
🥇George Bailey – Abbotsholme YFC
🥈 Rupert Browning – Abbotsholme YFC
🥉 Stuart Minshall – Leek YFC
26 and under Ladies:
🥇 Nicole Brereton – Ashley YFC
🥈 Maisie Grew – Eccleshall YFC
🥉 Jenny Shepherd – Abbotsholme YFC
26 and under Mens:
🥇 Sam Down – Uttoxeter JNFU
🥈 Joe Williams – Ashley YFC
🥉 Ed Foster-Johnson – Lichfield YFC
Those listed above now have the opportunity to compete at the NFYFC Competition
Non members who came along for some shooting fun!
🥇 Josh Robinson
🥈 George Swain
🥉 Dan Griffin
A great night for Staffs YFC members in Leek competing in the County Darts Competition! On the oche!🎯
The individual results are:
🥇 Will Roobottom (Chase Young Farmers)
🥈 Toby Hall (Uttoxeter JNFU)
🥉 Johnny Wheawall (Uttoxeter JNFU)
The Doubles results are:
🥇 Freddy Moss & Andy Hill (Leek Young Farmers Club)
🥈 Rob Hind & Jack Salt (Ashley Young Farmers)
🥉 Eddie Phillips & Ian Whitehurst (Uttoxeter JNFU)
Therefore, the overall team results are:
Joint 🥇 Leek Young Farmers & Uttoxeter JNFU A
🥉 Chase YFC
Thank you to the Ball Haye Tavern for hosting us once again!
Staffordshire YFC were very proud to host the West Midlands Area rounds of Junior Reading, Junior Speaking, Call My Bluff, Senior Debating, Situations Vacant, Commercial Dancing and Cheerleading on Sunday 23rd February. The competitions were held in the excellent facilities provided by the Staffordshire and Birmingham Agricultural Society at the Staffordshire County Showground. Following some intense competition as well as fun and socialising, with over 150 competitors from across Staffordshire, Shropshire, Herefordshire and Warwickshire competing, Staffordshire YFC gained the following placings:
1st in Situations Vacant – Staffordshire A (Amy Boothby)
3rd in Junior Reading – Staffordshire B (Cheadle YFC)
3rd in Junior Speaking – Staffordshire A (Eccleshall YFC)
3rd in Senior Debating – Staffordshire A (Eccleshall YFC)
3rd in Situations Vacant – Staffordshire B (Andrew Gray)
3rd in Commercial Dancing – Staffordshire B (Cheadle YFC)
3rd in Cheerleading – Staffordshire A (Eccleshall YFC)
4th in Junior Reading – Staffordshire A (Uttoxeter JNFU)
4th in Commercial Dancing – Staffordshire A (Ashley YFC)
5th in Junior Speaking – Staffordshire B (Leek YFC)
5th in Call My Bluff – Staffordshire A (Cheadle YFC)
5th in Cheerleading – Staffordshire B (Leek YFC)
6th in Call My Bluff – Staffordshire B (Leek YFC)
To view photos from the day, please click here
A great day out for 10 teams from across Staffordshire to compete in the Annual Silage Judging Competition which was kindly supported by ACT Wessex Animal Health. Following judging at three clamps on three separate farms in the Gnosall area, the results were as follows:
Overall team placings:
1st – Chase A
2nd – Waterhouses
3rd – Uttoxeter A
Juniors – 1st Hollie Kelly, Chase YFC; 2nd Alex Cartmail, Eccleshall YFC; 3rd Abi Palmer, Uttoxeter JNFU
Intermediates – 1st Robbie Nilson, Chase YFC; 2nd Kate Oakes, Chase YFC, 3rd Kate Mollatt, Uttoxeter JNFU
Seniors – 1st Peter Cotton, Waterhouses YFC; 2nd James Freeman, Chase YFC; 3rd Alicia Bexon, Uttoxeter JNFU
Well done to everyone who took part and thank you to our hosts, judges and stewards for giving up their time.
A great afternoon for members of Staffs YFC competing in the indoor cricket competition! 🏏
The results were as followed:
🥇1st place🥇– Waterhouses YFC
🥈2nd place🥈– Chase Young Farmers.
🥉3rd place🥉– Uttoxeter JNFU – Young Farmers
A massive thank you to Willow Sports Centre for hosting the league!
Another fab night for Staffordshire YFC members at the county quiz competition on Thursday 9th January 2020
With 24 teams and just under 100 members partaking, the results are as follows:
🥇 1st place- Ashley A 🥇
🥈 2nd place- Uttoxeter B 🥈
🥉 Joint 3rd- Eccleshall B & Uttoxeter A 🥉
Thanks to Dave Hem for producing another great quiz and to The New Broom at Checkley for hosting us! 👌🏾