Badminton England News
The new Regional team is now in place across the country working with local partners at the grass roots level. Lead by a team of 8 Regional Managers..
It is from Badminton House, the home of the Duke of Beaufort and Somerset family that the name badminton has originated. The house is not open to the public, but the National Badminton Museum has already been able to arrange for two parties of Friends of the Museum to visit.
Gail Emms has joined Wes Brown, Michael Carrick, John O’Shea and Danny Welbeck in launching the groundbreaking new Premier League for Sport partnership between the leading domestic football league and four Olympics sports ahead of London 2012. The Manchester Health Academy in Wythenshawe played host to local school children who have...
BADMINTON England are to produce a new magazine called Courtside for its 50,000-strong membership. The first issue is due out in December.
BADMINTON England and Yehlex UK today announced a bumper new sponsorship for domestic badminton. Yehlex UK managing director Ian Little (pictured) and BADMINTON England's Head of Competition and Events Darren Parks signed the new agreement, which includes the Yehlex Birmingham Badminton Bonanza and the Yexhlex Veterans Inter-County Championship.
Former Olympic silver medallist and 2006 world champion Gail Emms was today awarded the MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.