Busy start to the summer for Bleary Young Farmers’ Club

Bleary YFC girls Laura Pennington, Amy Richardson and Emma Malcomson on the barbecue'
Bleary YFC girls Laura Pennington, Amy Richardson and Emma Malcomson on the barbecue'

Bleary YFC have had a busy start to summer taking part in many competitions including tug of war at Balmoral Show, the Build It competition and stock judging.

Several members made it to the Northern Ireland finals of the stock judging competition which took place in Greenmount College.

Club members Sarah Spence, Lauren McRoberts and Nathan Hylands

Club members Sarah Spence, Lauren McRoberts and Nathan Hylands

Bleary YFC member Zoe Maguire was placed second in her category for sheep stock judging.

Junior member Sarah Spence also made it to the final round of home management and competed in the finals.

Well done to Sarah for all her hard work.

On Friday, August 24th Bleary YFC will be holding their annual tractor run and family fun evening at Mullahead.

Christine and Nicola Pennington who organised the route

Christine and Nicola Pennington who organised the route

The event will begin at 5.30pm where there will be a barbecue as well as bouncy castles, face painting, games and much more fun for all the family.

Everyone is welcome at this event and all support will be greatly appreciated.

For more information, please find the club on Facebook at Bleary Young Farmers Club.

Carol, James, Edward and Thomas Kerr and Elizabeth Nimmins

Carol, James, Edward and Thomas Kerr and Elizabeth Nimmins

Third place: Jonathan Timpany and Caralee Maguire receiving their prize from Emma and Amy'

Third place: Jonathan Timpany and Caralee Maguire receiving their prize from Emma and Amy'

Sally Hill, Rachel, Elaine and John Webb and Christopher and Nikki Cullen

Sally Hill, Rachel, Elaine and John Webb and Christopher and Nikki Cullen

Tony Armstrong, Karen Armstron, Caralee Maguire, Jonathan Timpany, Janet Armstrong and Florence Gamble

Tony Armstrong, Karen Armstron, Caralee Maguire, Jonathan Timpany, Janet Armstrong and Florence Gamble

The Holmes' family

The Holmes' family

Bleary YFC members Kyle Holmes, Christopher Cullen, Zoe Maguire and Amy Kinnear at the stock judging finals at Greenmount

Bleary YFC members Kyle Holmes, Christopher Cullen, Zoe Maguire and Amy Kinnear at the stock judging finals at Greenmount

Second prize: Nathan Hylands, Sarah Spence and Lauren McRoberts receiving their prize from Emma Malcomson

Second prize: Nathan Hylands, Sarah Spence and Lauren McRoberts receiving their prize from Emma Malcomson