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Proceeds from North Walsham young farmers’ naked calendar handed over to the East Anglian Air Ambulance

PUBLISHED: 09:07 08 October 2017 | UPDATED: 08:02 09 October 2017

Cheque presentation from young farmers to EAAA. Picture: Sheryl Melton

Cheque presentation from young farmers to EAAA. Picture: Sheryl Melton

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Wellies on and kit off - that was the (un)dress code for North Walsham Young Farmers’ Club members during photo shoots for a charity calendar.

North Walsham young farmers posed on hay bales for their naked calendar. Picture: ELLIOTT SIMPSONNorth Walsham young farmers posed on hay bales for their naked calendar. Picture: ELLIOTT SIMPSON

The lads and lasses stripped off in fields, barns and farmyards to capture the in-the-raw essence of each month.

And profits from the sale of the 2017 naked calendar have now been handed over to the East Anglian Air Ambulance, which helped save the life of club member Jack Papworth’s dad, Tim,

Club press secretary Sheryl Melton said: “We raised £3000, mainly from the sale of the calendars. We topped it up with a raffle at our annual dinner and we parked horse boxes at the Aylsham Show.”

She said members were considering another calendar in the future, but not until “the novelty value” had worn off.

North Walsham young farmers posed for their Christmas calendar shoot. Picture: ELLIOTT SIMPSONNorth Walsham young farmers posed for their Christmas calendar shoot. Picture: ELLIOTT SIMPSON

As one of those featured in the calendar, she added: “We have had a lot of comments from local businesses that bought the calendar and hung it up.”

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