Posts By: Michael Scrafton

64 year age range in the North Tyneside Social Badminton Tournament! There can’t be many sports where competitors aged from 15 to 79 play against each other in a competition!!  This was the huge age range of the 45 players who took part in the latest North Tyneside Social Badminton Tournament, which was held at… Read More

At the beginning of the recent Extraordinary General Meeting of Northumberland Badminton Association, three of the County’s longest serving volunteers received The English Badminton Award “For longstanding exceptional service to Badminton in England”. This award is for recognition of all that they have done for Badminton in general and especially in Northumberland, over very many years…. Read More

  On Monday 26th June 2017, Sport North Tyneside and 2 of our participants from our Walking Football session at The Parks Sport Centre went down to England’s National Football Centre, St George’s Park in Burton-on-Trent for the third annual FA Mars Just Play Awards. There was 4 Awards on the day the categories were;… Read More

The latest North Tyneside Social Badminton Tournament was a huge success, and was quite unique, as the age range of the 51 players who entered ranged from 14 to 73!! As an experiment, the tournament organisers, Bewicke Badminton Club, assisted by the North Tyneside Badminton Partnership, lowered the age limit for players to 14, in… Read More