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HISTORY

 

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Did you know? 

  • The Montgomery Federation was launched on the 24th January 1938. Calf Clubs and Young Farmers’ Clubs had existed in their own right before this date but without a County Federation.

 

  • The first County Rally was held in 1943.

 

  • The YFC year 1954 - 1955 saw the highest number of clubs and members ever seen in the County with 29 Clubs and 1,196 members!

 

  • The First County Eisteddfod was held in Llanfair Caereinion in 1950.

 

  • As well as all the active YFC’s we know today, there used to be clubs based in the following villages;

 

 Kerry YFC Carno YFC 
 Breddin YFC  Oakley Park YFC
 Clywedog YFC  Machynlleth YFC
 Llanwnog YFC  Brooks& District YFC
 Leighton YFC  Churchstoke YFC
 Llandinam YFC  Bettws Cedewain YFC
 Adfa & Cefn Coch YFC  Robert Owen YFC
 Llanrhaeadr YFC Penybont Fawr & District YFC
 Vale of Banw SchoOl YFC    Meifod YFC
 Pontdolgoch YFC Llansanffraid YFC
Llanfihangel YFC Churchstoke & Montgomery YFC

                                    

  • The oldest active club in Montgomery is Four Crosses YFC which was born in 1933.

  

For more information on the History of the Federation please contact the County Office.