National News Articles

  • Message from our Chief Executive

    April 9, 2020

    As the world heads into the Easter break in the midst of lockdowns caused by the coronavirus pandemic, our Chief Executive, Sara Sutcliffe, has recorded a video message to our members.

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  • Umpires step into international ranks

    April 8, 2020

    English umpires Jenny Sanders and Jo Outhwaite have joined the global ranks of officials after passing their International Umpire exams.

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  • New webinar series launched to support clubs

    Following the success of our webinars for coaches, Table Tennis England will be hosting a series of webinars for clubs over the coming weeks.

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  • How to keep playing during ‘lockdown’

    See how clubs and coaches are beating the coronavirus lockdown – and let us know what you are doing, so we can share with others.

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  • Stars feature in longest rally for WTTD

    April 7, 2020

    Players and fans across the globe came together to celebrate World Table Tennis Day despite the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • Rankings ‘frozen’ during lockdown

    April 6, 2020

    Our April rankings and ratings lists have now been published, taking into account matches that were played earlier in March before the coronavirus ‘lockdown’.

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  • Get involved in World Table Tennis Day . . . at home!

    April 2, 2020

    Communities are coming together during the coronavirus pandemic – and our sport will take centre stage on World Table Tennis Day on Monday.

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  • AGM date and details

    The Table Tennis England Annual General Meeting will take place on Saturday July 18, 2020.

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  • Your Nationals playlist is essential viewing!

    Now is the perfect time to relive the drama and excitement of Finals Day at the Mark Bates Ltd National Championships!

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  • Youth development webinar for coaches

    April 1, 2020

    Table Tennis England Junior Head Coach Marcus Gustafson will deliver the next in a series of free webinars to help coaches develop their knowledge base during the coronavirus lockdown.

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  • Sport England announces emergency funding package

    March 31, 2020

    Sport England has today confirmed that it is making up to £195m of funding available to help the community sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing Covid-19 crisis.

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  • Obituary: England international Ronnie Allcock

    Ronnie Allcock, who has died aged 90, started playing table tennis when he was 15 years old and was coached by Stan Proffitt at that hotbed of table tennis in the north, Manchester YMCA.

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  • Obituary: Keith ‘Charlie’ Childs

    March 30, 2020

    Tributes have been paid across the table tennis family to Keith ‘Charlie’ Childs, a passionate advocate of the sport in so many areas, who has died at the age of 69.

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  • Free webinars will help coaches enhance skills

    March 26, 2020

    We’re arranging a series of free webinars for coaches to develop their knowledge base during the coronavirus lockdown. Here’s how to sign up.

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  • Women’s Coaching Bursary Spotlight 2

    March 23, 2020

    The female coaching bursary has been really successful with 22 Females being supported through their Level 1,2, 3’s. The bursary has provided ongoing support via […]

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  • Chairman’s Message: We will do our very best to support our sport

    In the light of the coronavirus situation, Table Tennis England Chairman Sandra Deaton explains our recent decisions and outlines future options.

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  • Doug takes a leading role on mental health

    March 19, 2020

    Table Tennis England Board member Doug Livingstone is playing a key role in helping to end the stigma of mental ill-health in the workplace.

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  • Coronavirus: List of cancelled or postponed events

    March 18, 2020

    A guide to which events have been cancelled or postponed during the coronavirus outbreak. This will be updated as necessary.

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  • Table Tennis England: How to stay in touch

    Due to the current situation with Coronavirus Table Tennis England have followed the Government advice to allow all workers to work from home.

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  • Para Nationals postponed

    March 16, 2020

    The National Para Championships has fallen victim to the Coronavirus situation, with British Para Table Tennis announcing the event has been postponed.

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