NEWS IN BRIEF
10 NOVEMBER 2023
COUNTY VOLUNTEER AWARDS 2023-24. Nomination forms are now available - see here https://www.bedfordshire-netball.com/get-involved/county-awards.html.
09 0CTOBER 2023
NATIONAL ONE AWARDS 2023 - SATURDAY 14TH OCTOBER https://www.englandnetball.co.uk/national-one-awards-2023-to-take-place-this-weekend/ Good luck to all Nominees, especially the following Bedfordshire members. You are all amazing!
NICKY KNIGHT - Coach of the Year - Children & Young People NASEM KHAN - Pioneer of the Year (in memory of Muriel McNally) MAGGIE JACKSON & HAYLEY MACKELLAR - Outstanding Contribution of the Year (in memory of Mary Bulloch)
LOUISE BROWN - Sheelagh Redpath Community Official of the Year
The objectives of the County Association are to:
To adopt the regulations, policies and procedures formulated by England Netball as applicable to members of England Netball.
To co-ordinate and deliver the county objectives which meet the needs and expectations of the County’s netball membership.
To promote the game of netball and encourage and enable the growth and development of the game within Bedfordshire.
To organise and deliver county programmes of events and competitions, arrange workshops and associated training sessions and to promote the delivery of netball within the County in a safe, equitable and inclusive manner.
To encourage representatives from the County to serve on regional and national committees and advisory groups.
To ensure robust governance procedures and high operational standards are in place to enable the needs of our members to be met.
To raise funds, charge such fees and offer such rights and privileges as may be determined from time to time by the County, and to utilise the funds of the County as shall be deemed to be in the best interests of the game.
To operate bank account(s)/investments in the name of the County; manage County resources in an effective and efficient manner whilst overseeing the achievement of targeted annual objectives.
To provide leadership, support and guidance to Leagues and Members of the County.
To promote and uphold the game’s core values of teamwork, respect, enjoyment, achievement and fun.
To do all such other lawful things as are considered by the County to further the interests of the County.
Calendar: For committee dates, academy dates, league AGMs and County AGM, please visit the Calendar.
Add an Event: Are you running an event? Click here to let us know and we will add it to the diary.
Competition: There are junior, youth and senior leagues and several clubs representing Bedfordshire at regional and national levels. See link for League contacts:
Coaching: News on current coaching courses can be found on the following sites :
Umpiring: For current officiating information, please visit
Club Action Planning Scheme (CAPS): The CAPS scheme offers a way of maximising SAFE and CHILD-FRIENDLY activities within a Club structure. For full details of the scheme visit :