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BW wants to know your thoughts on safeguarding!

posted by Laura Morgan 30/10/2014 at 10:34

Are you aged 17 or under? Do you play badminton? BW has produced a short questionnaire designed to get your thoughts and opinions on safeguarding in badminton....

"Say NO to match fixing"

posted by Rob Short 28/10/2014 at 10:22

Poul-Erik Høyer, President of the Badminton World Federation, has written to all Member Association Presidents highlighting the threat of match fixing to the integrity of our sport....

Yonex Welsh International

posted by James Phillips 27/10/2014 at 08:41

With only 4 weeks to go until the start of the Yonex Welsh International, the excitement is building. The event is now in its 3rd year as an International Challenge tournament with a total prize fund of $15,000....

Flintshire 5 x 60 Schools do battle

posted by Laura Morgan 24/10/2014 at 03:41

The Flintshire 5x60 year 9 & 10 competition took place today at Deeside Leisure Centre. ...

Badminton Europe Magazine - Issue 18

posted by Laura Morgan 24/10/2014 at 11:21

Issue 18 of the Badminton Europe magazine has now been published....

60 children have a fun festival day at Sport Wales National Centre

posted by Laura Morgan 22/10/2014 at 04:15

60 children from three South Powys schools attended a fun badminton festival held at Sport Wales National Centre. ...

NEWBA leading the way in safeguarding children

posted by Laura Morgan 22/10/2014 at 10:19

NEWBA has made excellent progress with regards to safeguarding over recent years. They have shown a genuine commitment to improving their safeguarding provision, investing time, effort and resource in this area, which has resulted in them making great strides forward. BW asked NEWBA a few questions to promote the great work they have done and continue to do around safeguarding!...

Font strikes Gold in Middlesex

posted by Rob Short 20/10/2014 at 11:48

Unseeded Daniel Font enjoyed two good days at the Middlesex Senior tournament and dominated the event, beating the top seed and the 3/4 seed en route to the final....

Pembrokeshire Closed Event

posted by Laura Morgan 15/10/2014 at 03:07

Phil Gwyther, Pembrokeshire's Badminton Development Officer, ran a closed tournament at the new sports hall at Narberth on October 11th to encourage Pembrokeshire players to take part in the Shuttles Series....

Michael Finds Bronze In Cheltenham Gold

posted by Rob Short 13/10/2014 at 11:22

NEWBA U13 player Michael Pritchard made the journey to Cheltenham recently to play in the Badminton England Gold tournament and produced a great performance to come away with a bronze medal. ...