Badminton Essentials Course Starting 8th September

Tyneside Badminton Centre is running an adult (16+) Badminton Essentials Course for 8 weeks, beginning on Sunday 8th September from 6.30 to 7.30pm. The course is suitable for: People looking for a fun, sociable experience and an opportunity to be active Absolute beginners Players who have some experience (“I played it at school”) and want […]

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Bank Day Closing/Opening

The Tyneside Badminton Centre will close at 4.30pm on Friday 23rd August and re-open on Monday 26th August at 12 noon. Messages for court bookings can be left by calling 0191 241 5385 or by e-mailing enquiries@tynesidebadmintoncentre.co.uk. Please check the website regularly for updates on table tennis, pilates, yoga and indoor bowls that are all […]

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It’s the vinyl countdown…

The new hall is in the final stages of completion. The courts are down and the lines are marked. Next Monday the final pieces of vinyl will be laid and the socketed net posts installed. Watch this space for updated photographs.

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Employment Opportunities at Tyneside Badminton

Tyneside Badminton Centre is currently recruiting for part-time Badminton Centre Assistants and a part-time Cleaner. For the full job advert, job description, person specification and application form please click on the following link: http://tynesidebadmintoncentre.co.uk/employment/ The closing date for applications for these posts is Friday 26th July 2013  

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Derek Talbot MBE

Mr Derek Talbot, 65, from Whitley Bay receives a MBE for his services to badminton. He won gold at the Munich Olympic Games in addition to four gold medals in the Commonwealth Games, 11 national titles and three European gold medals. During his tenure as the first Chairman of the World Badminton Players Association, he […]

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Electre

Electre rackets are now up and running at the Tyneside Badminton Centre. Drop your rackets off at the centre and world renowned stringer Paul Kennedy will be able to: restring your rackets to your personal specification using precision electronic stringing machines re-grip your racket repair your racket, including replacing racket handles, graphite repairs and grommet replacement Download […]

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Shot(s) of the week

The final match of the Age UK session at Tyneside Badminton Centre on Friday 19th April was anticipated with baited breath and it didn’t fail to dissappoint. In a battle of the sexes, Lesley Knott and Susan Greenwell, displaying nerves of steel, took on the dynamic combination of Harry Wilkinson and Mike Woodward. First to 11 points […]

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