Monthly Archives: March 2016

NEW CHAMPIONS CROWNED IN SOCIAL TOURNAMENT

John Spence Community High School sports hall was the venue for the latest Adult Social Badminton Tournament organised by North Tyneside Badminton Partnership.  The tournament was thoroughly enjoyed by all who took part, with many close exciting games, but with … Continue reading

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North Tyneside Junior Badminton Tournament a Derby Day winner!

Although the Tyne and Wear derby ended in a draw, there were plenty of winners in the North Tyneside Junior Badminton Tournament which was held on the same day in John Spence Community High School sports hall.  Over 40 players … Continue reading

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Graded Singles Tournament B/C/D/E

The final grading tournament of the year is being held at the Tyneside Badminton Centre on 10th April 2016. This is the Grade Singles Tournament (Grades B/C/D/E) for all those that recognise that Doubles is really badminton with someone in … Continue reading

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Silver Medal for Ellie in Welsh Nationals

Our Under 17 and ICT team member, Ellie Roberts, travelled down to Cardiff at the weekend for the Welsh National Championships – and came back with a Silver medal.  Having won her first round in the girls singles 16 and … Continue reading

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Durham v Northumberland Junior County Cup – round 2

Sunday morning saw the return fixture in this “friendly” rivalry with our neighbours south of the Tyne.  This time Northumberland were at home at the TBC and the result was the same with a strong points win for Northumberland.  Two … Continue reading

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Under 17 Shires victory against Cumbria

In its last outing before the season-ending Inter-County Tournament, the Under 17 team scored a fine 14-6 win over Cumbria.  Both teams were without top-ranked players, Northumberland resting Sarah Wilson and Cumbria missing James Robertson.  Our team was Emily Harrison, … Continue reading

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Award for Margaret

At the Annual Sport Newcastle Dinner , Margaret Perry was presented with the Stan Calvert Award for Coaching in recognition of many years of outstanding work coaching and supporting juniors.  Margaret received her Award from Sport England’s Judith Rasmussen.

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North Midway Under 14

Northumberland & Durham took a team to Sheffield for the North Midway Under 14 tournament last weekend. This was the second round of this age-group event, with the results being aggregated with those from the pre-Christmas round to give overall … Continue reading

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North Midway – Primary: 5th place for Northumberland

Northumberland took a team to the Primary level event of the North Midway League last weekend. This was the first time in recent memory that we have been to the starter event from the four age groups run by the … Continue reading

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