About Us

Blencowe has 3 Mixed Senior Teams and 2 Mens Team in the 2017/18 season

The Club is based at:

Queen Elizabeth Grammar School Sports Hall

Ullswater Rd Penrith,

Cumbria,

CA11 7EG

The Sports Hall has 6 courts

Dates and times:

Club Nights: Wednesdays from 7.30pm-10pm

Main Playing Season: from 1st Wednesday in September to the last Wednesday in April.

How to get there?

Put the postcode CA11 7EG into your sat nav. or:

From junction 40 M6 roundabout, take the A592 (signposted Penrith); Just as you pass the entrance to Iceland (the shop!)which is on the left. Take the right turn into Castle drive. Queen Elizabeth Grammar School is on your right.

Enter the grounds and the car park is first left and the Sports Hall in the first building on the right. Looking forward to meeting new members soon.

Comments:We are recruiting new members for the 2017/2018 season – either as Club Night players and those who may wish to be available for team selection for match play.

We currently have 49 members this season but we are short of ladies – particularly those able to play in a team.

Club Contacts:

Chairperson: Denise Roberts – 07720 347878

Secretary: Jill Eastham – 01768 870824

e-mail  secretary@blencowebadmintonclub.co.uk

Treasurer:

Jill Eastham – 01768 870824

Fees:

Visitor Fees – £5 per weekly session – for up to 3 sessions

Subscriptions: (September to Easter)

Adults: £105 per season

Juniors: (age 11 to 18): £49

18 – 21 year old. only £61

This reduced fee is due to the very generous donation of funds by  Carwhinley Cars.

Summer Badminton:

will run in 2018  and be hosted by the Blencowe Club in QEGS sports hall.

Wednesdays 7pm-9pm from first Wednesday in May to last Wednesday in August.

All welcome from any club or non-members – fee £5 per night, juniors £2.50

Please Note:Visitors in the summer who are Not registered with Badminton England through Blencowe or another club will have to pay a one off BE Summer Registration fee.