Havant badminton club given charitable boost after donation

A BADMINTON club has been handed a cheque for more than £600 by a charitable organisation.

Tuesday, 29th November 2016, 6:00 am
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 4:14 pm
Havant Lions' Mike Tudor presents the donation to Havant Junior Badminton Club secretary and coach Maggie Phillips

The Havant Junior Badminton Club was presented with the donation for £615 last month by Mike Tudor of the Havant Lions in front of 30 club members at a special ceremony.

The donation will help to bolster the club’s sporting resources.

Mr Tudor said: ‘The club got in touch with us, asking if we could do something to help them out.

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‘So we stepped in and provided the funds, which we are told will be used to buy new rackets and shuttlecocks.’

He added: ‘They are a tremendous club and it was great to be able to offer them some help.’