Builth Wells YFC
Builth Wells YFC is a voluntary youth organization for young people aged 10-26. We meet on a Wednesday evening at Maesmynis Hall. Throughout the year we take part in a variety of competitions from Public Speaking to Stock Judging, Performing Arts to Cookery, Crafts to Sports. As well as competing we have a varied social calendar which includes quiz nights, trips, keep fit nights, ten pin bowling and fundraising for local charities.
If you’re aged between 10 and 26 and want to be involved in a fun, friendly and sociable organization get in touch with Builth Wells YFC at:
You can also view the group on the Brecknock YFC Website
A Chance to See Builth Wells YFC Award Winning Drama
Builth Wells YFC recently represented Brecknock in the Wales YFC English Drama Finals at The Grand Theatre, Swansea.
They will now represent Wales at the National Final in Blackpool on Saturday 4th May.
Photo’s by A F Bufton – At this year’s annual Brecknock YFC Drama Festival held at Theatre Brycheiniog
The club’s production of Seven for a Secret, written by David Price and co-produced by Anne Davies and Anwen Nicholls claimed six awards at the Brecknock Drama Festival, Best Production, Best Senior Drama, Best Set and Best Origianal Script.
Mairwen Davies was chosen as the Best Actress under 26 while Robbie Williams took the prize for Best Actor under 18.
In Swansea at the Wales Finals they took the Welsh Royal Crystal Trophy for the best drama and The Paul Elkington Productions Trophy for best technical achievement while Mairwen Davies was nominated for best actress.
Seven for a Secret is a story of a mother’s desperate struggle to hide a secret that threatens to tear her family apart.
Set against the backdrop of the outbreak of the Second World War, and true events of how 200 families across the Epynt mountains, had to make way for a military training area.
Members of the public can see the play at the Builth Wells YFC Concert at the Wyeside Arts Centre, on Wednesday, May 1st, at 7.00pm.
Tickets are Adults £8.00 and Children £5.00, available from the box office on 01982 552555.