Boys Brigade win through to national finals in badminton

2nd Bedford Boys Brigade badminton team, on left.
2nd Bedford Boys Brigade badminton team, on left.

The 2nd Bedford Boys’ Brigade, which celebrates its 60th anniversary this year, has seen success in national competitions.

This year teams have made it to four semi-finals and regional play-offs in five-a-side, chess, quiz and badminton. They have also earlier won the England and Wales Computer Gaming Championships and gained 3rd place overall in 10 pin bowling championships.

The badminton team has now made it through to the UK finals following a stunning 5-1 win away at Southampton.

The team need support as £1,000 is needed to send the team to the finals in Northern Ireland on April 16. You can donate at (In aid of 2nd Bedford Company Boys Brigade). Contact the captain, Allan Tresidder, on 01234 319269 or email: