Be TT programme News Articles

  • How our Club of the Year benefitted from Be TT

    June 12, 2019

    Portishead Table Tennis Club picked up the prestigious Club of the Year award at the recent Pride of Table Tennis Awards. Find out how the club helped transform itself with the help of Table Tennis England’s Be TT programme.

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  • Ping! in the Community launches in Poulton

    June 1, 2019

    Volunteers at Vicarage Park Community Centre, Poulton-le-Fylde in Lancashire, have shown what can be done with a few table tennis tables and an enthusiastic group […]

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  • Be TT-funded Bat & Chat session growing fast

    May 24, 2019

    A Bat & Chat session funded by the Be TT programme is bringing older people together and helping a club to forge new community connections and bring in new members.

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  • Time to join the Be TT revolution!

    May 20, 2019

    With applications now open for Year 3 of Be TT, figures show that on average 4,322 weekly participants engaged with the sport through 173 projects in the first two years of the programme.

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  • Withington Baths over 50’s Table Tennis Session

    May 16, 2019

    A table tennis class for over 50’s was set up at Withington Baths in November 2018 and now regularly sees busy sessions. The class was […]

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  • Applications open for Be TT funding

    April 11, 2019

    Applications are now open for the third year of Be TT – our support programme for affiliated clubs and leagues, designed to build better experiences across our sport.

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  • Women’s league up and running thanks to Be TT

    April 9, 2019

    Norwich City Table Tennis Club have been able to provide a range of opportunities for women and girls thanks to Be TT funding.

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  • Be TT: Pairs League is perfect for youngsters

    March 28, 2019

    Leicester league recently ran a new starter short format league with great player feedback. The league committee and Harry White, the League Development Officer, were keen to support new players into the league and experience competitive table tennis for the first time.

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  • Be TT: New event gives youngsters league experience

    March 19, 2019

    A new event designed to give young players their first exposure to league competition, funded by the Be TT initiative, is under way in Norwich.

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  • How Young Ambassadors are helping to grow our sport

    March 14, 2019

    Discover how Weymouth League is using Young Ambassadors to fill their gap in coaching provision and to attract more people into the sport, particularly women and girls.

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  • Be TT supporting league expansion in Lytham St. Annes

    February 26, 2019

    The Lytham St. Annes League were invited to take part in Year 2 of the Be TT (Better Experience) programme in 2018 as a targeted […]

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  • Facilities for Table Tennis Clubs within Be TT

    February 4, 2019

    I have been a Table Tennis England development officer for nearly 15 years now and one of the key issues that often faces a lot […]

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  • Bat & Chat ticks all the boxes for club and players

    January 31, 2019

    A Bat & Chat session in Bristol is proving ideal for supporting rehabilitation of illnesses, producing and supporting league players and encouraging social participation – and is even generating income for the club which runs it.

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  • Hot Aire! Club taking off with Be TT help

    December 12, 2018

    Be TT funding is helping Aireborough Community Table Tennis Club go from strength to strength and get new players into the sport.

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  • Be TT Sheffield Schools promotion day

    December 6, 2018

    Vulcan Table Tennis club are one of TTE’s Be TT Clubs and recently set up a fantastic Schools promotion day at Birley High school, Sheffield. […]

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  • Be TT at King’s Road TT Club Manchester

    Kings Road Table Tennis Club Kings Road Table Tennis Club was formed in June 2018 and has made great strides in recent months, with having […]

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  • Liverpool Summer League Success

    November 28, 2018

    The Liverpool & District Table Tennis League established a new shorter format Summer League competition, held on a Monday night at Anfield Sport and Community […]

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  • Highbury history as women make league step

    November 15, 2018

    Highbury Table Tennis Club have tapped into Be TT funding to launch their first ever female team – and the initiative was so successful that they actually got three new teams up and running!

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  • Bat & Chat is beating social isolation

    November 7, 2018

    Bat & Chat, a Table Tennis England programme, is helping to combat social isolation and get over-55s more active in Chelmsford.

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  • New multi-table facility opens in Huddersfield

    November 5, 2018

    On Saturday November 3rd, 2018 was the official opening of the Deighton and Huddersfield League’s new multi-table tennis centre in Huddersfield. It has taken a […]

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