This week saw the top of the table clash in the Premier division between NESLC Eagles  and Cramlington Casuals. Home advantage did not help the Eagles as they were defeated 8-2. The Casuals had recently crowned Northumberland Champion Andrew Wilkinson and Band 1 winner Peter Smallcombe playing alongside team captain Steve Penman. Both Wilkinson and […]

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Northumberland Closed Championship – Saturday 11 February 2017 Open singles Andrew Wilkinson retained the Alan Morpeth Memorial Cup this year as once again he won the Northumberland Closed tournament’s Open Singles event. His opponent in the final was second seed Graeme Barella, a rival from Sunderland who plays for Mount A in the Northumberland league. […]

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The annual Northumberland Closed tournament will take place on 11th February 2017 at Cramlington Sporting Club. With nearly 50 entries already confirmed, this year’s tournament promises to seriously entertain. In the Open Singles, last year’s winner Andrew Wilkinson is again the top seed. This year he’ll have to see off a raft of talented opponents […]

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Monday night saw a thrilling and fiery Premier division fixture between Cramlington Casuals and Mount A. In the reverse fixture, both Andrew Wilkinson and Peter Smallcombe beat Graeme Barella, but this time it wasn’t to be. Wilkinson and Barella, who have had a rivalry as two of Northumberland’s best players for many years now, put […]

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John Carr played well for Byker C this week in division 2 as they hosted Matfen Tribunes. Carr took the Player of the Match award in style when he dropped only one end from his three matches and took part in winning the doubles with Jim Robertson. Byker ended up with a 6-4 victory, Keith […]

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Last weekend the Northumberland County table tennis team of Andrew Wilkinson, Dave Robson, Chun Yin Yu, Christine Burke and Lyndsey Storey came incredibly close to being promoted from Division 2A. Having won both of their matches on the Saturday, Northumberland were top of the table, 1 place above Lancashire on difference of games won. Unfortunately […]

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Only four catch-up matches were played last week as the league enters its Christmas break. In the Premier division, Old England Jacks accomplished an excellent 8-2 win against Riding Mill A. Lynne Herrington took Player of the Match as she won her hat-trick alongside Alan Atkinson whilst Mark O’Connor was the only player to win […]

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Two of the North Easts unsung heroes picked up awards this week at the Table Tennis England Conference at Durham County cricket ground this weekend. Alan Hedley from Cramlington TTC was winner of the contribution to North East Table Tennis award and Steve Dickinson won Club Volunteer of the year for his work at Byker […]

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Northumberland’s Senior County team of Andrew Wilkinson, Dave Robson, Chun Yin Yu, Christine Burke and Lyndsey Storey ventured to Draycott this weekend to compete in Division 2A of the County Championships. On Saturday their first opponents, Lancashire, proved to be the toughest of the weekend as the team played well to draw 5-5. Wilkinson opened […]

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