Give badminton a try at special event to encourage children to take up the sport

A free-to-enter event will give children the chance to try their hand at badminton.

Willowburn Junior Badminton Club is running a Bisi Festival and Competition on Saturday, July 14.

The special event is for youngsters of all ages and abilities.

It will take place at Alnwick’s Willowburn Sports and Leisure Centre, running from 1pm to 4pm.

For more information about the event, contact Lynsey Edwards,who is North Tyne and Wear and Northumberland regional officer for Badminton England, at

or call her on 07901 005315.