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Another good win for Under 16s

Our Under 16s scored an excellent 14-6 Shires League victory over Lancashire2 this weekend.  Fielding a team designed to broaden the base at this age group, we brought in a number of younger players to join two of the more … Continue reading

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Anglo-Scottish Under 17 – a very full weekend

The annual Under 17 round in the Anglo-Scottish team tournaments took place just before Christmas.   The team was: Tim Bodani, James Dodd, Sonny Ho, Matty Short, Ollie Edmundson, Jack Tilbury, Lucy Dodd, Ellen Davison, Charlotte Graham, Amy Ward, Teeda Prapunwong, … Continue reading

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Under 14s Show Promise Against Yorkshire

On Sunday 15th December, the Northumberland Under 14 team travelled down to Pontefract to play against the Under 14 Yorkshire second team. The Northumberland team were: Jasmine Osborn, Naomi Silva, Reema Rajeev, Sophie Cockett, Mathew Jefferson, Oliver Heron, Ryan Cockett … Continue reading

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Local Successes at our Under 13 Bronze

Our Northumberland round of the BE Bronze Under 13 Circuit was held at TBC in late November and brought a good sprinkling of medals for our youngest juniors.

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Local Medalists in Northumberland U17 Bronze

Northumberland’s BE Under 17 Bronze tournament was run parallel to the Under 13 event in late November and again saw medals of all colours won by our county juniors.  The honours went to Lucy and James Dodd, Charlotte Graham, Amy … Continue reading

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Anglo-Scottish Under 17 – THIS WEEKEND

There will be a full weekend of good junior badminton at TBC on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st.  Eight teams from north and south of the border will be battling it out for the Under 17 AS trophy. Come along … Continue reading

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Under 14 & 18 Shires Updates

Last Sunday saw both our U14 and U18 teams playing their counterparts from Yorkshire.  The younger team are still very inexperienced and found the going tough, losing the match 6-14: but there were a number of games which were very … Continue reading

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Excellent win for Under 18s v Cumbria

Northumberland’s U18s continued their strong start to the Shires League season with an impressive 17-3 victory over North rivals Cumbria, at Tyneside Badminton Centre in early December. Northumberland’s team were: Charlotte Graham, Eve Beechinor-Collins, Natalie Ho, Teeda Prapunwong, Dominic Wilson-Baker, … Continue reading

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Tough Starter for Under 16s v Cheshire

On a very cold start-of-December day, Northumberland’s Under16 team travelled to the neutral venue of Pontefract to play Cheshire in their first match of the season in the Shires League.  The team, managed by Joel Dodd, was Charlotte Graham, Ellen … Continue reading

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Under 18 Shires Team Come Close v Yorkshire 2nds

A technical problem with our website has meant there has been a delay in posting reports for the juniors’ initial Shires League matches.  The first of these took place at TBC in mid-November when the Under 18s played Yorkshire2.  This … Continue reading

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