Collone YFC does the double at AGM

Collone Young Farmers' Club has done the double after being crowned club of the year at the YFCU AGM for the second year in row, winning the Ann Cameron cup.

This was a huge achievement for the club, who are very proud of each and every member who all helped to get them to where they are now.

A special mention must also go to Collone YFC’s club leader Harry Chambers and club secretary Karen Walker along with the rest of the officials and the committee for all their hard work to make the club a success.

Further awards at the AGM also saw Sophie Hawthorne awarded PRO of the year, while Karen Walker placed third for secretary of the year.

Collone YFC celebrating their big winCollone YFC celebrating their big win
Collone YFC celebrating their big win

The club was also successful on winning the J K Dobbs trophy for proficiency in competitions at ages 14-18, as well as receiving the environmental award.

In the president's award scheme Grace Ross was placed third (12-14), Grace George was placed second (14-16), Rebecca George was placed first (14-16) and Karen Walker was placed third (18-21).

Grace George also received the award for junior Ulster Young Farmer.

These were all fantastic achievements for the club and its members.

Club leader Harry Chambers and club secretary Karen Walker receiving the club of the year trophyClub leader Harry Chambers and club secretary Karen Walker receiving the club of the year trophy
Club leader Harry Chambers and club secretary Karen Walker receiving the club of the year trophy

Past club leader and current committee member Matthew Livingstone was elected as vice president at the YFCU AGM.

This was a fantastic achievement for such a valued and dedicated member of the club.

Collone YFC member Matthew Livingstone (top left) who was elected as YFCU vice presidentCollone YFC member Matthew Livingstone (top left) who was elected as YFCU vice president
Collone YFC member Matthew Livingstone (top left) who was elected as YFCU vice president
Collone YFC with the Ann Cameron cup for club of the yearCollone YFC with the Ann Cameron cup for club of the year
Collone YFC with the Ann Cameron cup for club of the year
Rebecca George, first president's award scheme, Grace George, junior Ulster Young farmer award and second in president's award schemeRebecca George, first president's award scheme, Grace George, junior Ulster Young farmer award and second in president's award scheme
Rebecca George, first president's award scheme, Grace George, junior Ulster Young farmer award and second in president's award scheme
Karen Walker - third overall secretary and third in the president's award schemeKaren Walker - third overall secretary and third in the president's award scheme
Karen Walker - third overall secretary and third in the president's award scheme
Sophie Hawthorne first overall PROSophie Hawthorne first overall PRO
Sophie Hawthorne first overall PRO