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Anglo-Scottish Under 15

Northumberland’s Under 15 Junior County team were involved in the Anglo-Scottish Tournament over the weekend at the Tyneside Badminton Centre.  The event, supported as usual by Yehlex, brings together teams from north and south of the border each year to … Continue reading

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Under 16 Shires team draw with Cheshire

Our Under 16s staged a really good recovery from their 5-15 loss to Cheshire back in October when the return took place on Sunday at Garforth.  Full details will be posted in due course but they came away with a … Continue reading

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Bronze for Jamie and Matty at Thornaby Silver

Jamie Tinnion and Matty Jerdan went down to Teesside for the Durham U19 Silver and came back with a bronze medal in the men’s doubles.  A significant entry from four strong Scottish lads ensured that there was a good standard … Continue reading

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A Bronze Medal at York U15 Silver

There was success at York on Saturday for Charlotte Graham and Tim Bodani.  The mixed doubles event was played as a knock-out and our pair scored two fine wins to reach the semi final stage.  Here they came up against … Continue reading

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U18 Shires win over Lancs2

Sunday afternoon saw our Under 18 team record an excellent 17-3 win against Lancashire’s 2nds.  The visitors were unfortunately short of a girl, which meant that they had to concede four matches but our Natalie Ho gained valuable experience by … Continue reading

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U13 & U17 Junior Restricteds

The second round of junior age-group county championships took place in early December at Tyneside Badminton Centre.  Many thanks to county treasurer Julie Brown for giving up her time to run the events. The younger age group featured several players … Continue reading

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U15 & U19 Junior Restricteds – Full Report

The first two age group events in Northumberland’s junior restricted county championships took place recently at the Tyneside Badminton Centre.  A shortage of available girls at the Under 19 level meant that the girls’ singles and level doubles were not … Continue reading

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First match experience for many in the Under 13 Anglo-Scottish

The Anglo-Scottish team tournament for the youngest age group took place last weekend at the TBC.  Putting out a team of 6 girls and 6 boys seems to get ever-harder but we made it this year – just.  But what … Continue reading

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More Success for Juniors at Tees Valley & Cumbria

The last few weeks have seen several of our young players spreading their wings to play in a number of the age group events run for Cumbria and Tees Valley.  Pride of place should go to Melvin Cherian who overcame … Continue reading

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U15 and U19 Junior Restricteds

The first two restricted county championships took place on Saturday.  Fuller report to follow but our new county champions are – at U15: girls singles – Charlotte Graham; boys singles – Tim Bodani; girls doubles – Amy Ward & Charlotte … Continue reading

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