England's Fontaine Chapman is second seed in women's singles draw and hopes for decent run after being handed tough draws in recent weeks.
A dedicated badminton volunteer is celebrating after being awarded the Point of Light award by Prime Minister David Cameron.
Following the Commonwealth Games and World Championships this summer, focus turns to a host of young English talent competing at the Yonex Belgian International this week.
Johnnie Torjussen and Callum Hemming netted Boy' Doubles gold for England at the Sainsbury School Games in Manchester as young guns win 11 medals.
Two young England players have been celebrating after winning their first senior badminton title on the European circuit.
The England Para-Badminton team found more than they bargained for after travelling to Sheffield last month for their European preparation camp.