Glastonbury Festival founder at YFC awards

PUBLISHED: 06:59 19 October 2015 | UPDATED: 08:53 21 October 2015

Axminster YFC members and cup winners with Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis. Photo photos by Jo Turner

Axminster YFC members and cup winners with Glastonbury Festival founder Michael Eavis. Photo photos by Jo Turner

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Michael Eavis presents cups to Axminster club winners

The founder of the Glastonbury Festival was guest speaker at Axminster Young Farmers’ Club’s annual harvest supper.

More than 130 people attended the event in the Guildhall to hear Michael Eavis talk about his dairy farm and the staging of the world famous music happening there.

Later, following club speeches, he presented awards to this year’s cup winners.

Past and present members of the club, along with family and friends attended the evening which organisers described as ‘a very successful night’.

The next YFC event is a new members’ meeting which takes place on Monday, November 2, at Musbury Village Hall, at 8pm.

It offers people a chance to meet present members and see what they get up to.

For more information contact Gavin Herrod on 07881 361887 or Jack Chapple on 07875 717580.


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