Caldbeck YFC win again
The National Federation of Young Farmers’ Clubs held the Northern Semi Finals of their speaking competitions at Retford.
Cumbria were representing the Northern Area with teams in Junior Public Speaking and After Dinner Speaking.
Caldbeck’s Junior Public Speaking team, Joanne Ridley, Beth Robson and Oliver Burbury had amazing results, not only coming first but Beth received the award for best overall Chairman and Joanne the award for best overall speaker. Yorkshire was placed 2nd, Derbyshire 3rd and Norfolk 4th.
In the Senior After Dinner Speaking Competition, Essex came 1st, Derbyshire 2nd, Cumbria’s team of Craig Brough, Lisa Bowe, Laura Potts, Alistair Martin and Kelly Brough 3rd and Yorkshire 4th.
Caldbeck will now compete at the National Final at Stafford on 6th July.