Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

YFCU Chief Executive Officer, Michael Reid (c) joins Ernie Lee from Turkington Livestock Systems and his wife Pamela with Colin Barnes from Beltex and his wife Valerie. Turkington Livestock Systems kindly sponsored this year’s VIP reception for the third year in a row at the association’s annual arts festival gala evening that took place in the Millennium Forum.

Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

YFCU President William Wilson (c) joins guests John McKee (DARD) and his daughter Claire and Steven Millar (DARD) and his wife Mo at the VIP reception.

Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

YFCU President William Wilson (r) joins Gerry Lavery, Permanent Secretary DARD and his wife Kathy at the VIP reception.

Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

YFCU President William Wilson (c) joins the arts festival gala adjudicators Roger Dane (l) and Archie McNeill and their guests Denise Armstrong and Christine Patrick at the VIP reception.

Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

YFCU President William Wilson (r) joins Macra na Feirme President Alan Jagoe and Helen McCarty at the VIP reception.

Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

YFCU President William Wilson (l) joins Robert McCullough, Head of Agri Business, Northern Bank and his wife Linda at the VIP reception.

Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

YFCU President William Wilson joins special guest speaker Richard Percy, Chairman of NFU Mutual, his wife Catherine and Clarke Black, Chief Executive of UFU and his wife Dorothy at the VIP reception. NFU Mutual is the long term sponsor of the prestigious arts festival.

Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

YFCU President William Wilson (l) joins Mayor of Derry, Alderman Maurice Devenney at the VIP reception.

Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

YFCU President William Wilson (l) joins Mairead O’ Hagan and Fr Sean Dooley at the VIP reception.

Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

YFCU President William Wilson (l) joins Mary Jane Robinson from John Thompsons & Sons and Ian Maybin at the VIP reception.

Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

YFCU President William Wilson joins Donal McAtamney from NIAPA at the VIP reception.

Arts Festival Gala VIP Reception 2012

YFCU President William Wilson (r) joins producers Mary Lou Richmond, Jennie Duncan, Elaine Duncan, Jimmy King, Melissa McCombe, Judy King, Neil McGinley, Jonathan Hanna, Julie Reilly, Charlene Ramage, Ruth Dunlop and Lindsey Henry at the VIP reception.