One of the most dedicated and invaluable members of the Young Farmers movement in Montgomeryshire has been elected as the new President of Wales YFC.

Sarah Lewis, from Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant, is a well-known figure in the farming community for her decades-long commitment to the YFC as a member, official, parent, judge, club leader, trainer, chairperson, Vice President, Board of Management Chair and County President.

Wales YFC paid tribute to their new president for the next two years saying that Sarah’s knowledge of the organisation, not only at a county level, but also nationally, is “invaluable” who has given her “absolute all” over the past 44 years since Dolfor Young Farmers Club in 1979.

Sarah said: “I am in awe of the fact that members have voted for me. I am YFC through and through and truly believe that members can achieve so much with this organisation.

"I will do my best for Wales YFC, and very much looking forward to working with members, officers and staff.”