Society

Charollais Society

The Society was set up in 1977 to “promote, develop and improve the breeding of Charollais sheep” The organisation has a permanent staff at its headquarters in Norfolk and has an elected Board of Directors. The board is known as the Council of Management and is comprised of the National Chairman, an elected Member from each region and the retiring National Chairman, who remains on Council of a further year.

Postal elections in each region take place on a rotational basis and the appointment of Regional Council Member is for a period of three years. A retiring member may stand for re-election for one further consecutive term.  The Regional Chairman not only represent their members on the National Council but organises local events, meetings, open days and social gatherings.

Council of Management 2017

Position / Region Name Address Telephone Number
National Chairman Arwyn Thomas Fferm Bryngwyn, Llanboidy Road, Whitland, Carms.   SA34 0EB

01994 240261

Region 1
North of Scotland
Bruce Irvine Sauchentree, New Aberdour, Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire.  AB43 7LN

 01346 561296

Region 2
South of Scotland
James Clanachan Maryholm Farm, Dumfries, DG2 0BQ

01387 253934

Region 3
North of England
Kenton Foster Garriston Farm, Garriston, Leyburn, N. Yorkshire.

01969 622566

Region 4
East of England
Carol Watson 11 Eastbrook Hill, Desborough, Northants.  NN14 2QQ

01536 763462

Region 5
Central England
Cecil Thomas New Farm, Fosse Road, Wolston, Coventry  CV8 3GA

02476 542409

Region 6
Wales
Dewi Prichard Evans Tyddyn-Y-Ffrwd, Moelfre, Anglesey. LL72 8HF

01248 410122

Region 7
South West England
Amy Pedrick Churchill Farm, Bickfastleigh, Devon  TQ11 0EZ

01364 642844

Region 8
Northern Ireland
William McAllister 92 Parkgate Road, Kells, Co. Antrim.  BT42 3PG

028 258 98084

Finance & General Purposes Committee

This committee was set up to look into the finances of the Society and report back to Council.  They also consider new ideas and projects and make recommendations to Council on these issues.

Chairman – Mr Charles Sercombe
Members – Mr Robert Gregory, Mr Bruce Irvine, Mr Andrew Walton, Mr Kenton Foster and Mr Arwyn Thomas.

Judges Committee

This committee is responsible for the training and recommendation to Council of new Panel Judges.  It also reviews the performance of existing judges and helps with definition of breed type.

Members – Mr Robert Gregory (Chairman), Mrs Carroll Barber, Mr Adrian Davies, Mr Charles Marwood, Mr David Mawhinney and Mr Charles Sercombe.

The Society is a Registered Charity Number 282757