Search launched for those who deserve 2023 Long Service Award
Farm and estate workers from Pembrokeshire, who have been employed on the land for 25 years or more, can be nominated for the Pembrokeshire Agricultural Society’s Long Service Award 2023.
The President and Committee of the Pembrokeshire Agricultural Society wish to offer inscribed Awards to both male and female workers who have not received a Pembrokeshire Agricultural Society Long Service Award previously.
There were six recipients for the inscribed Awards at last year’s County Show including: Paul McManamon; Geoffrey Davies; Anthony Vaughan; Richard Davies; John Race and Michael Kurtz.
The 2023 Long Service Awards presentation will take place on Wednesday, 16 August at 4pm, in the President’s Pavilion at the Pembrokeshire County Show and the Award recipient and guest will receive complimentary entry tickets to the show.
Brian Jones, President of the Pembrokeshire Agricultural Society said, “We are very much looking forward to receiving applications for this year’s Long Service Award. It gives us great pleasure as a Society to reward those who have been employed for such a significant time by one employer in the county. We recognise what an achievement this is and it deserves an award. The decision of the committee will be final.”
Conditions of the Award being given are:
- The recipient must, on the first day of the Annual Show, have been in service for 25 years on the same farm continuously, or continuously in the service of the same employer within Pembrokeshire.
- The employer must be a member of the Pembrokeshire Agricultural Society for the present year.
For those eligible to apply please complete the online application form and return it by Sunday, 31 July 2023. If you are unable to complete the form online please contact the Show office on: 01437 764331. To apply online please click here: https://www.pembsshow.org/at-the-show/long-service-award/
Pembrokeshire County Show, the largest county agricultural show in Wales, will take place on 16 and 17 August 2023. Details are available on the website: www.pembsshow.org
Pictured is Geoffrey Davies being presented his Long Service Award with his employer, Raymond John, by Mansel Raymond the 2022 Pembrokeshire County Show President.