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  • We want your views on rankings and British League

    January 22, 2020

    Table Tennis England today launches two major consultation exercises, asking for members’ comments on the future of the rankings system and the British League.

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  • How we’re exploring commercial opportunities

    May 31, 2016

    Mark Taffler has recently joined Table Tennis England as Head of Commercial, with a remit of growing revenues from the commercial sector. Here, he outlines his role and ambitions.

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  • How workplaces are getting in the Loop

    April 4, 2016

    How our Loop initiative is helping to get staff at workplaces across the country playing table tennis.

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  • The PG Mutual Nationals – facts and figures

    March 23, 2016

    Find out how many people watched the event, followed it on social media, plus many other facts and figures about our flagship event.

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  • Our new website – providing a better service

    March 2, 2016

    Why does Table Tennis England need a new website?

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  • What it takes to televise the Nationals live

    February 15, 2016

    It will take 39 staff, 12 microphones, eight cameras, three replay machines, two satellites and a £1.5million Outside Broadcast (OB) truck to bring the National Championships to Britain’s TV screens.

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  • Giving our coaches a Winning Edge

    November 27, 2015

    This time, we take a look at The Winning Edge – our coaching magazine, the second edition of which has just been published.

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  • Giving talented players the best chance of success

    November 3, 2015

    This time, we take a look at how promising young players are being prepared for international competition by Talent Development Centre (TDC) programme.

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  • Helping thousands of pupils to play

    October 23, 2015

    This time, we put the spotlight on our work with the Jack Petchey Foundation to introduce table tennis into schools in London and Essex.

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  • We’re backing sport’s Mental Health Charter

    October 8, 2015

    Today, we look at how we are getting involved in a project to use sport to help improve participants’ mental health.

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  • Getting new players into the Loop

    September 28, 2015

    In this edition, we look at how our Loop initiative is helping to attract new players to the sport.

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  • England youth stars step up at China camp

    August 28, 2015

    In this edition, we focus on a Chinese training camp attended by some of our bright young male players.

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  • #TableTennisDay reaches millions!

    August 14, 2015

    Today we are following up our earlier edition on #TableTennisDay.

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  • We’re on a Mission to grow the sport

    August 5, 2015

    This week we are looking into the future – at our Mission 2025 document, which details what you can expect us to do over the next 10 years to grow the sport.

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  • Removing barriers for disability players

    July 10, 2015

    This week we look at how we are working with our clubs to break down some of the barriers which can prevent people with disabilities from playing sport.

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  • #TableTennisDay – a day to remember

    June 24, 2015

    This week our subject is one of the highlights of our summer, #TableTennisDay

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  • Ping! back into action this summer

    June 3, 2015

    This week our subject is the popular Ping! programme, the 2015 version of which launches this month in a record number of places.

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  • Helping clubs improve their facilities

    May 28, 2015

    This week our subject is Club Facility Funding, a scheme where clubs can apply for funding to improve their facilities or build new ones.

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  • Giving our young England prospects the best start

    May 20, 2015

    This week our subject is the England Youth Squad (EYS), where our up-and-coming talent is given the right preparation for elite competition.

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  • Priority Zones helping our sport to grow

    May 13, 2015

    This week we look at how creating Priority Zones is helping us to attract new players, coaches and volunteers into the sport.

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