The U17 6-Nations saw some solid performances from England in both the Team and Individual events.
The Masters County Championships produced some great performances at the weekend, as the season culminated with regional champions battling for national titles.
Surrey Smashers qualified for the end-of-season Play-Off finals in fine style on Match Night 6, underling their credentials as favourites to lift the inaugural National Badminton League (NBL) title.
England will take their strongest possible squad to this year’s Sudirman Cup, effectively the World Mixed Team Championships, after naming 11 players for next month’s event.
England’s 11-strong squad compete at the under-17 6 Nations tournament this week in Germany.
Durham is to benefit from a new, premier standard badminton centre in the Sports Hall at Belmont Community School thanks to a grant from Badminton England.