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HISTORY

 

 

 

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.