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Match Reports

Date: 2018-03-29
Posted By: Big Bob
Home Team: Ossett Sports
Away Team: old Silcoatians
Report: Writing this from Australia in 26c...but it certainly have me a massive boost to wake up last Friday morning to hear that Silcoates had beaten Ossett by 6-3. This completes a pretty memorable turnaround for the second season running. This year we were about twenty points from safety in early January. With this result it looks like we've reached glorious mid-table obscurity and, amazingly, for a nomadic bunch of badminton backpackers, we have finished our fourteen games before anyone else in Div
Match Reports

Chairman's Comments

Date: 2018-01-15 10:33:11
Posted By: BE
Comment: What player wants to duplicate costs; effectively pay multiple insurance premiums(no doubt of varying scope), when a far more comprehensive cover and to boot 'overarching” single payment would give both clarity and peace of mind. Many weeks ago, as club secretaries will know, I invited 'Emma Smethurst'(Badminton England, "B E") to speak(on her day off!) at the pre-season meeting; on the subjects of possible affiliation's to the aforesaid national body. The potential benefits of; individual pl

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Mike's/Bob's News

Date: 2018-10-22
Posted By: Mike Street
Comment: Barnsley and District Badminton League 2018/2019 Handicap Tournament Sunday November 18th 2018 12-00pm – 6-00pm Men’s Ladies and Mixed Doubles Hoyland Sports Centre West Street Hoyland Barnsley S74 9EH Ladies and Men’s Doubles arrive 11¬-45am for prompt 12-00pm start Mixed Doubles to start after Ladies and Men’s Doubles To be played as a Round Robin Entry fee £5 per person per event – this can be paid on t

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League Information

We have over 30 teams playing in 3 leagues, across Barnsley and the surrounding areas. The participating clubs have all levels of players and welcome all who want to play.


Learn To Play

Most of the League clubs have a level of coaching, this does vary from club to club. Please get in touch with your nearest club for details?

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Out league clubs all accept Juniors, and all clubs are keen to get more players at all levels. The league has a child protection policy.

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We are constantly looking for new ways to encourage people of all ages and skill to join in and play badminton, if you have any suggestions of can help, please get in touch?