England's remaining men's doubles pairs exited the Thaihot China Open on Thursday after second round defeats.
Talented volunteer, Jeff Johnson, has been rewarded at various award ceremonies this year.
Andrew Ellis and Peter Mills scored a significant scalp at the China Open on as the new English partnership advanced to the men's doubles second round.
The best ten county teams in the country met at the National Badminton Centre in Milton Keynes for the first of three high profile weekends to battle it out for England’s most prestigious County Championships crown.
Chris and Gabby Adcock, the world number five mixed doubles pair, once again lead English hopes at this week's Thaihot China Open.
Surrey begin their title defence as the first weekend of the two National Divisions will be played out on 8/9 November.