Andrew R T Davies -Leader of the Welsh Conservatives and Welsh Assembly candidate for the South Wales Central constituency (which includes Penarth) – has been elected as the new president of the Vale Show by the Vale of Glamorgan Agricultural Society.
Davies – who was born and bred in St Hilary, Cowbridge, is a partner in the family farming business, a former vice-president of Llantrisant Young Farmers Club and a life governor of the Royal Welsh Agricultural Society.
He says “This is a true privilege and as a proud Vale farmer who has participated in the Show for many, many years with both family and friends this is a great honour. The Vale Show is a demonstration of all that’s great about the Vale of Glamorgan organised by a team of dedicated volunteers and showcases the very best of town and country life.”
This year’s Vale Show takes place on Wednesday August 10th at Fonmon Castle.