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First Notice 15th April 2019: Kent Badminton Ltd AGM will be held on Sunday the 9th of June @ 7.30pm. It will be held at St. Matthews Church hall, Drewery drive, Rainham, Kent, ME8 0NX. There is plenty of parking either in their car park or on the surrounding roads. Further information to follow. On behalf of the Board, Mike O’Keeffe, Chairman.

Proxy form Click here

AGM Agenda Click here

Become a Kent Director? Click here to complete the form and put your name forward please


Draft Minutes from 2018 AGM: Click Here


Reports for AGM 2018

Director & Chairman:

C&D 2018 – Click here for report

Finance Report:

FD 2018

Network Director:

ND 2018 – Click here for report

Marketing & Juniors Director:

M&JD 2018 – Click here for report

Masters Director:

MD 2018 – Click here for report

Tournament Officer:

TO 2018 – Click here for report

Half year update report:

Click here for report

Action points from last Kent Board meeting – 25/04/19

  1. New website being developed – to be launched at the AGM current plan
  2. ICT in Nottingham went well – Came 10th out of 32 counties. The board thanked the coaches and parent helpers including team manager
  3. ECC in York also went well – Came 6th out of 16 counties.
  4. In view of increasing levels of direct communication with KBL members, a new bulk email service will be purchased and used straight away


Criteria for picking Shires/Senior County teams: 

  1. Shires matches – Selected by pool of coaches from around the County
  2. Seniors matches – Teams chosen by Selection Committee at beginning of season and that committee to be 4 or more people
  3. Reasons for selection changes always given and agreed by more than one person
  4. Propose to publicise changes and reasons for changes to any players who request the information. Trying to be open and clear
  5. Selected on current form (Tournaments, BE Rankings or BE Gradings, Kent coaching session observations etc.)
  6. Players availability for match
  7. Suitability for a specific role in the team. (e.g. partners well for doubles or is a singles specialist)
  8. Works well in the team (it’s a team sport so its essential everyone works together)

Note: Additional selection process is in place for ICT/ICC. These team selections are made with a selected group of coaches but is still based on the above criteria.

Criteria for players selected to be a part of the county commit to the following minimum:

  • Must try to compete in at least 3 Badminton England tournaments or which 1 may be the Kent Restricted (This does not apply to players who have represented their county at National level). Note that senior players who play outside of the county in a BE tournament, Kent will refund 50% of the fees for the first tournament
  • Playing the Restricted for age group is mandatory unless formal reasons given in advance
  • If a player disagrees with their selection and refuses to play for a certain squad, that refusal may be considered to apply for any remaining matches in that season
  • If selected for a county match, be available and committed fully to play unless a formal reason given in advance


Kent District League Committee

League contacts are: Dave Gardner (NF), Paul Stephenson (Med), Mike O’Keeffe (Med),  Robin Wells (O/NWK), Philip Chipperfield (SF), Myra Launders (Rainham), John Spink (Rav), John Pye (TW) Robin Hart (Ump).




Articles of Association
Click here for the Articles of Association of Kent Badminton Ltd.



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Bye Laws
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