Successful end to another year for Holestone Young Farmers’ Club

Clara Nelson- Junior Beef Judging Winner
Clara Nelson- Junior Beef Judging Winner

For Holestone Young Farmers another great year has ended.

To close the year Holestone held their annual parents night in a new venue of 1st Donegore Presbyterian Church Hall, inviting family and friends to come along for an evening of laughs.

Jennifer Christie- Home Management Winner

Jennifer Christie- Home Management Winner

The evening of Tuesday 31st March consisted of a boy’s sketch – ‘Rare Breeds- The bloopers’, girl’s sketch- ‘Through the Holestone Keyhole’, arts festival – ‘#knowyourneighbour’ which once again was paired with Lylehill Young Farmers, the infamous scandal and prize giving to finish.

Drama Award: Gareth Cummings, James Robson and Kieran Travers

Junior Member of the Year: Laura Patterson

Senior Member of the Year: Daniel McAuley

Laura Patterson- Most Points

Laura Patterson- Most Points

Home Management: Jennifer Christie

Floral Art: Jill Anderson and Clara Nelson

Public Speaking: Sarah Minford

Group Debating: Junior Team- Laura Robson, Anna Hall and Jack Patterson

Clara Nelson- Junior Beef Judging Winner

Clara Nelson- Junior Beef Judging Winner

Dairy Judging (Junior): Laura Robson

Dairy Judging (Senior): Daniel Marshall

Sheep Judging (Junior): Jack Patterson

Sheep Judging (Senior): James Robson

Beef Judging (Junior): Clara Nelson

Beef Judging (Senior): James Robson

Endeavour Award: Alexandra McConnell

Most Points: Laura Patterson

Best New Member: Christina McConnell and Kieran Travers

Best Member under 18: Laura Patterson

Best Member over 18: Daniel McAuley

The members of Holestone Young Farmers’ Club would like to firstly thank guest speaker and compere YFCU honorary treasurer Bob Esler for giving up his time to come and join members and also thank you to all family and friends who came to support the members.

Members are busy organising for Holestone’s Tractor Pull and Fun Day on Saturday 25th April at Patterson’s Farm outside Ballyclare, and would like to invite everyone to come along for a day full of fun.

For more information on this event please contact Daniel McAuley on 07845737410 or find the club on Facebook at Holestone Young Farmers to keep up to date with details.