The mid table clash in Division 1 between Deeside and Ruthin A went in favour of the visitors Ruthin by a clear 6 – 2 margin. Belinda Jones starred for Deeside but together with partner Laura Parry could not prevent the tenacious Heather Astley and Fi Reid winning in three, 13/21, 21/17, 21/15. Struggling Buckley went down 6 – 2 to visitors Connah’s Quay. Read more
Last season’s Division 1 winners Airbus got off to a flying start to their new season with a comprehensive 8 – 0 win at home to Buckley.
All events were settled over two games with only Steve Eltham and Caren Price putting up serious resistance before losing out by 21/16, 21/17 to Kris and Kim Wood at first mixed. Read more
The NEWBA Annual Senior Handicap Tournament will be held on Sunday 16 November at Deeside Leisure Centre. Mens and Ladies Doubles starting at 09:30am and Mixed Doubles at 12:15pm. Entries to Dave Hewitt by Tuesday 11 November (Mob 07963653636). Further details and entry forms are in the Senior Tournaments Section.
The 1st Shires league game of the season was against Staffs at Coleg Cambria. This match turned out to be a cliffhanger with the result only decided by the last round of the doubles; Staffs won by 12-8.
1st up, mixed doubles. Previously the top 2 pairs have been bankers against Staffs but top pair Scott Oates ( recovering from a virus) and Bethan Sudder and 2nd pair Andrew Oates and Amy Jukes both lost relatively easily in 2 sets. Read more
The season’s first publication of the North East Wales Senior Badminton League tables show Mold A leading Division 1 closely followed by Ruthin. In Division 2 Llanferres A top the table with Flint Phoenix A lying in second position, whilst in Division 3 Mold D are in first place with Llanferres B second. Read more