TTE - National Council & News

TTE National Council & Other News

12th August, 2022 - TTE Annual Conference

This was held on the same day (morning) as the TTE AGM (afternoon) and it reviewed the year. It can be found here for ease of reference - Annual Review. 

If you feel like watching the presentation of the Review completely, along with the Awards made then you can watch the whole 2.5 hours on a video on the following link: 

12th August, 2022 - Table Tennis Times - Issue 27

Another cracking read in the latest edition of the TT Times Issue Number 27 produced by Diane and Harvey Webb. This Summer Edition is packed full of stories and reports for everything that is happening in the Table Tennis World. In this edition:

  • Editorial;
  • Junior U19, U17 and Cadet National Championships Report - 30th April to 1st May in Nottingham;
  • Junior National Cup Report - 18th to 19th June, Birmingham;
  • London Grand Prix, Redbridge Report - 28th to 29th May;
  • Gloucester Grand Prix Report, 25th to 26th June;
  • Ken & Karenza Matthews Story - 1974 continued to 1975;
  • U13 and U11 National Championships Report - 11th to 12th June in Wolverhampton;
  • Celebrating 50 On - Ormesby TTC;
  • Chinese Diary by Nora Vint: Final Episode;
  • Commonwealth Games Qualifying Tournament 21st May (behind closed doors);
  • Michael Loveder (Photographer) at the Commonwealth Games;
  • English Leagues Cup Competition (ELCC) - Report Zonal Rounds and Final;
  • What was Happening 70 Years Ago - 1952;
  • WTT Feeder, Contender & Champions Events x 6 Reports;
  • TTE Governance;
  • TTE Conference & AGM Report;
  • WTT Youth Contender Events x 4 - Reports;
  • ITTF World Championships, Chengdu, China, 30 September to 9th October, 2022;
  • Olympic Games & Paralympic Games, Paris, France (July to September 2024);
  • European Vets Championships, Rimini, Italy 27th June to 2nd July - Report and some recognisable faces in the photo's;
  • European Youth Championships - 6th to 15th July, Belgrade, Serbia, Report;
  • Forthcoming Events;

Happy reading!!

12th August, 2022 - TTE Newsletters

For those who are not affiliated to Table Tennis England you will not have seen these Newsletter. However, if you are thinking of doing so even if you are only playing socially, the there is much information of interest around Table Tennis. Below is a summary of recent Newsletter and the topics included and the links to TTE Website are still active by using Ctrl-Click:

  • 12th August - Contains a round-up of the Commonwealth Games - 2 Golds, 1 Silver and 2 Bronzes and an article on the Legacy; preview of the European Championships in Munich where 5 Players are participating, Award to Tin-Tin for "Athlete of the Year" 2022 TASS Star Award; an article on Jan Fuller on her preparations for the Parkinson's UK TT National Event; changes to the TT Club Platform, final changes to the Rankings for 2021/2022 and a request for 2 Volunteers working the Archives;
  • 5th August - Commonwealth Games and the Men’s Team winning Bronze in the Team Event and progress for others, Crawley Grand Prix 17th/18th September, Membership Renewals, Senior British League changes such as new Cup 3rd/4th June 2023, TT League Manager use, and changes to Rankings, Article on Kate Hughes on the benefits of being a Level 3 Coach, TT Kidz for Clubs in October, and news on the GB Coach Apprenticeship Scheme; 
  • 3rd August - Club & Leagues Update - Link to Toolkit on welcoming new people captured from interest from the Commonwealth Games; an Article on TT Kidz, news of a forthcoming Webinar at 7 pm on the 23rd August with focus on Women and Girls and how Clubs can make more inclusive and accessible, Changes to the TT Club Platform for Premier Clubs, and an Article on the Primary Schools Festival that took place in Greater Manchester on the 28th June;
  • 29th July - Commonwealth Games Team opponents, Karen Tongue OBE on her role at the Games, TTE CEO update for July, Ormesby TTC and the presentation of TTE VP Award to Brenda Stephenson by Club Chairman Alan Ransome, OBE, Ping and the winning design for Table Tops around Birmingham by 11 year-old Charlotte from Coventry TTC, Official Suppliers to the Commonwealth Games for Bribar, Tees Sports and Topspin, update on the Jack Petchey Foundation which is now in its 11th Year and which provides opportunities for young people to play, compete and lead, TTE Board of Appeal looking for 10 people (applications now closed);
  • 22nd July - Commonwealth Games news - videos introducing Team England Squad, Article on Kim Mudge Umpire at the Games, behind the scenes "kitting" out the Team and the withdrawal of Mollie Patterson because of injury, and "Have a Go" Zone at the Games for those new to TT with an associated Toolkit that can be downloaded; Brighton City entering an inclusive team into the British League, News on the TTE AGM, outcome of all the Resolutions, Affiliation Fees and Honours, the opening of on-line Membership Renewals, request for Premier Clubs (3) to host Disability Talent Identification Session for Para TT, and finally opportunities with TTE;

Previous News Items Prior July 2022 

Prior to July 2022 any news items on this page, apart from any reference information, would also have been encapsulated into a News Item on the Main Page. All these News Items on the Main Page have been archived and can be found on the Archive Page.