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Llanfynydd Agricultural Show 2022

Llanfynydd Show

It is with pleasure that we announce the return of Llanfynydd Agricultural and Horticultural show this year after a long two years of restrictions.

The show will be held on Saturday 13th August on Brynawelon Fieldswith the kind consent of Ian and Sarah Thomas.

Why not get cracking with some handicraft and enter them on the show day.

Handicraft Classes (Open)

  •  ‘The Transformation Challenge’ – an up-cycled garment. A photo of the original garment must be displayed.
  • A knitted or crocheted hat or scarf.
  •  An item of felting.
  •  A picture from buttons.
  •  ‘A cream jug’ – a pretty/interesting jug – may be bought.
  •  A machine sewn bag.
  •  Handwriting- An invitation – Welsh or English
  •  An item made from metal ‘For the garden’
  •  An item made from wood ‘For the garden’
  •  A walking stick.
  •  A sentence from the name ‘Tan y Berllan’ (judged by the President). Can be in English or in Welsh,

For any further information you are welcome to contact the show secretary on 01267 290643 or 07990632092

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Clawr 2022

Handicraft

 

Llanfynydd Parish Church

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Llanfynydd Parish Church
Benefice Of Catheiniog

The Vicar, Church Wardens and members of the above church wish to convey their grateful thanks and appreciation to members of the community for their continuity in maintaining the church yard in its pristine condition. Situated as it is in the centre of the village, St. Egwad’s church,  built around 1291 is a very old edifice and it is very pleasing to see its grounds looking so well kept.

It is very pleasing, when we are in the throes of a pandemic that people have not forgotten the Christian ethic of helping their neighbours.

As in many churches our congregation is very sparse and elderly, unable to carry out the many tasks involved with the church, our finances are not sufficient to employ a groundsman.

Our church roof is leaking badly and we were wondering how to solve the problem. It is said that “God moves in many and various ways his wonders to perform “ when along comes a good Samaritan Mr Derek Harrison, Sannon Court (the old vicarage). He is going to run a ‘Virtual Brighton Marathon’ around Penybont-Bryn-yr-Eglwys-Bronglyn-Farmers-Penybont and is seeking sponsorship, where all the money raised will go to repair the church roof. There are additional sponsorship leaflets circulating giving precise details of how to participate.

To Spencer’s Derek please contact the church treasurer Mr Cliff Price at Penlan House on 01558668659. All Cheques to be made out to LLANFYNYDD CHURCH-BUILDING MAINT FUND.

We hope the community will support Derek wholeheartedly in this arduous task that he is about to undertake to safeguard the future of the Parish Church.

Llanfynydd Show and Covid 19

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Due to the Coronavirus and the government restrictions on social distancing, mass gatherings and the health and safety of the nation as a whole, it will be impossible to hold our 81st Annual Agricultural and Horticultural Show at Llanfynydd this year.

Officials, judges etc. and even the Handicraft classes that have already been set for 2020 will be frozen until 2021.

Just to remind us all of the good times over the years at the show, could you please dig out those favourite photos or snaps shots. Sarah Thomas has kindly offered to put them on the Llanfynydd website. They can be sent via What’s app (07971203029) or e- mail to sarah@ianthomasconstruction.com

Fingers crossed we will all keep virus free and the Agricultural Show will be back stronger than ever next year.

Date for the diary – Second Saturday in August 14/08/2021.

LLANFYNYDD AGRICULTURAL SHOW 2020

Ifan and Gruff Humphreys enjoying a successful day at the 2018 Llanfynydd Show

The show will be
held on Saturday 8th August.
All entries taken on show day.

Handicraft Classes

63. ‘The Transformation Challenge’ – an up-cycled garment. A photo of
the original garment must be displayed.
64. A knitted or crocheted hat or scarf.
65. An item of felting.
66. A picture from buttons.
67. ‘A cream jug’ – a pretty/interesting jug – may be bought.
68. A machine sewn bag.
69. Handwriting- An invitation – Welsh or English
70. An item made from metal ‘For the garden’
71. An item made from wood ‘For the garden’
72. A walking stick.
73. A sentence from the name ‘Tan y Berllan’ (judged by the President).