Two young players, Peter Smallcombe and Adam Webster are certainly making a name for themselves in the Northumbria League Premier Division. Durham’s Peter Smallcombe, who is now ranked at number five in the England Junior rankings, recently beat the County Senior champion Graeme Barella and was unbeaten again when his team Saint Columbas beat Old […]

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Andrew Wilkinson and Steve Penman have both moved from Cramlington to N.E.SL.C.Eagles this season in the Northumbria League Premier Division and both of them along with Jim Stamas featured in their home match against the League Champions N.E. Chinese team of Chun Yin Yu, Adam Webster and Harry Saxton. Despite the fact that Wilkinson won  […]

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Saint Columba’s followed up their victory over Cramlington Stingers by defeating Mount B 9 – 1   in the Premier Division of the Northumbria League with both Paul Baines and Peter Smallcombe winning all of their matches while an unbeaten performance by Dan Dodds helped Mount’s first team to  make it two out of two with […]

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The newly formed Saint Columba’s club made the best possible start in the Premier Division of the Northumbria League when their team of Duncan Wraight, Dale Aitkenhead and Paul Baines overwhelmed Mount C to the tune of 10 – 0. The Mount A team of Graeme Barella, Phil Prady and Dave Pringle also made a great […]

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The Northumbria League champions, North East Chinese Association  were without two of their leading players when they took on The Mount B team in their opening match of the season and despite a hat trick from young Adam Webster lost  7 – 3 with Jamie Dent, Dan Dodds and Allan Thompson all beating Terry Kwong and Ken […]

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Prior to the start of the new season in the Northumbria League several of the local players took part in the Northern Veterans tournament which was staged in Newcastle this year.  Leading Northumberland player Andrew Wilkinson was successful in two events, taking  the Over 40s Mens Singles by beating Simon Pugh  of Yorkshire  in the final and pairing up […]

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The winter season of the Northumbria League gets under way next week when fifty teams will start in five divisions.  Three teams from last year have dropped out but there are four new teams. One of Cramlington’s top sides is no longer operating with Andrew Wilkinson going to register for NESLC Eagles, and Duncan Wraight, Dale […]

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Young Adam Webster had another excellent match for the North East Chinese Association in the First Division of the Northumbria Summer League, winning all of his games in the bottom of the table clash with Old England. Unfortunately it was in vain with Alan Atkinson, Jacob Helm and Lynne Herrington winning two singles each and […]

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Saint Chads finished as runners up in the first division of the Northumbria Summer League when they defeated Cramlington Casuals 7- 3 with Chris Blake winning all of his singles matches and combining with Jimmy Scope to take the doubles. As expected Dave Robson was unbeaten for the champions, Mount, as they defeated their B […]

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The Mount table tennis club from Dunston duly clinched the First Division title of the Northumbria Summer League when they visited Cramlington Casuals. Even without one of their regular players in Jamie Dent they still won 6 – 4 with both Dave Robson and Dan Dodds unbeaten in the singles. Tony Gelder was man of the […]

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