Monthly Archives: October 2015

BREAKING NEWS – Northumberland beat Durham!!!

Seriously though, it was just a bit of (fairly) light-hearted, half term holiday fun.  But a recent off-the-cuff suggestion from Durham’s Claire Lapworth turned into a three hour, 14-a-side battle between two teams of the Counties’ juniors.  A miscellaneous mixture … Continue reading

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Junior County Restricted Championships

The entry forms for this season’s junior championships are attached.  The Under 13 and Under 17 events will be held on Sunday 8th November and the Under 15 and Under 19 events will be on Saturday 28th November. This is … Continue reading

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Under 17 Shires League v Lincolnshire

The Under 17 team started their season with a difficult long trip down to Market Rasen in deepest Lincolnshire. Unfortunately it was a rather depleted team as lack of availability and shortage of girls meant that we only had Ellie … Continue reading

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North Midway Under 16

An Under 16 team travelled down to Sheffield recently.  They were young and inexperienced and knew it would be a difficult day: but manager Christine Railton kept them battling together as a team and they will all have learnt from … Continue reading

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Senior County Restricted – New Champions All Round!

There were new champions in all events in the recent annual “Restricted” tournament.  With some 50 players competing, there was some excellent play, particularly in the group games and semi-finals.  Afterwards, Chairman of Selectors Steve Abbott was enthused: “With new … Continue reading

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Success for Emily in Under 15 Silver

The first of Northumberland’s junior tournaments on the Badminton England circuit took place recently at Tyneside Badminton Centre. The Under 17 Silver event brought success for Northumberland’s Emily Harrison, who came through a strong group of six players to take … Continue reading

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NBA Super Series 27th October 2015

The next NBA Super Series tournament will be held at the Tyneside Badminton Centre on Tuesday 27th October 2015 (half-term). The aim of the NBA Junior Super Series is to: provide competition for Junior players in the North-East region. This … Continue reading

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Graded Mixed Doubles 18/10/2015

Entries for the first graded tournament of the season are now open. This tournament will be held at Tyneside Badminton Centre and will be all grades of mixed doubles. Submit your entry online @ http://be.tournamentsoftware.com/sport/tournament.aspx?id=A0A552C9-C970-490C-8576-20ADB00E58074 Contact Steve Porter if you have … Continue reading

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