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The Chair of North Tyneside Council, Cllr Wendy Lott, presented the shields for the Most Promising Under 12 Boy & Girl in Northumberland to Naomi Silva and Ryan Cockett at a Civic Reception in North Tyneside. She praised both for … Continue reading
Two recipients of NBA Volunteer Awards, who were unable to attend the end of season presentation evening, received their trophies during the recent Junior Presentation Event. Ian Little of Yehlex UK, who provided the trophies kindly came along to present … Continue reading
The first team entered the final weekend of the Senior County Championships proudly atop of Division 2 North but knowing they would have to play well to maintain their 3 point lead over Lanarkshire, especially as they had to play … Continue reading
The final Saturday of the Senior County Championships saw the second team host league leaders Lancashire 4 and Durham 2 at the Tyneside Badminton Centre. With a number of players unavailable, and with Aphrodite Christodoulou playing for the first team, … Continue reading
The County Junior Squads held their annual presentation “do” yesterday at TBC. This was preceded by 90 minutes of fun games of badminton, table tennis and the new sport (to most of them) pickleball. It was good to see many … Continue reading
At the end of May, Northumberland’s Under 13 badminton team travelled to the Sportscotland National Sports Training Centre Inverclyde at Largs, on the Ayrshire coast, to compete in the annual Anglo-Scottish Tournament. This brings together eight teams from northern England … Continue reading
Two local players, Lucy Dodd and Will Smith, have achieved excellent personal successes in the last month in their respective tournaments.
The 2019 Northumberland Badminton Association Presentation Evening took place on Saturday 18th May at The Northumberland Club with over 100 attendees from various clubs across the county. As usual, the NBA Volunteer Awards (donated by Ian Little from Yehlex) were awarded, … Continue reading
Recently, 3 school teams from Gosforth, Ponteland and Cramlington competed in Milton Keynes in the National Finals of the National Schools Badminton Championships. Here is how they fared:
Northumberland’s promising junior Lucy Dodd from Ponteland made her second trip to the English National Badminton Championships recently – and came back with a bronze medal.