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June 29, 2018
Wales Senior Trials Announcement

On Sunday 24 June Welsh Netball hosted open trials for the Wales senior long squad. Welsh Netball received a lot of interest and would like to thank trialists for participating in the day. As a result, we would like to announce that 12 new players will join the senior long squad: Cathy Bastian Brook Collett…

June 25, 2018
Welsh Netball Hosts University of South Wales Student on Placement

During the last academic year, Welsh Netball hosted Josh Anderson, third year University of South Wales student, on a netball development placement. Here, Josh speaks about his time with Welsh Netball and how the placement has helped him gain skills and experience in sports development at the heart of Wales’ netball community. Josh, tell us…

June 24, 2018
LA Hub Season Comes to a Close in North Wales

On Sunday 24 June, the Local Authority (LA) Hub season came to a close with a final LA Hub Showcase taking place in Deeside, Flintshire for teams across North Wales. Dozens of teams, featuring hundreds of players have participated in Welsh Netball’s LA Hub programme this season and showcases have been taking place across Wales…

June 19, 2018
Nine New Caps for Wales U17 Against England U17

Wales Under 17 played their first capped game of the season against England Under 17 in Sheffield on Sunday 18 June, going down 70-35. Despite the disappointment of the Netball Europe U17 Open Championships being cancelled due to ‘the Beast from the East,’ the squad has been keeping busy, competing against English franchises, notably winning…

June 11, 2018
Wales U17 46 Wasps U17 44

Wales U17: 46 Wasps U17: 44 Images courtesy of Clive Jones PR.  Wales Under 17s took on their counterparts from Wasps in a curtain-raiser friendly prior to the Celtic Dragons v Wasps superleague game on Saturday 9 June. It was an absolute thriller as Wales got off to a very shaky start, at point being…

June 11, 2018
Celtic Dragons to Host #CelticClash

Celtic Dragons in partnership with Cardiff Metropolitan University host end of season ‘Celtic Clash’ Vitality Netball Superleague franchise, Celtic Dragons have teamed up with Cardiff Metropolitan University to host an end of season ‘Celtic Clash’ between Celtic Dragons and Scotland’s UWS Sirens. The match marks Round 17 of the Superleague and is Celtic Dragons’ final…

June 11, 2018
Wendy Pressdee Awarded B.E.M. for Services to Netball

Welsh Netball is pleased and proud to share the news that Vice-President, Wendy Pressdee has been awarded a British Empire Medal (BEM) for Services to netball in HM the Queen’s Birthday Honours List.  The BEM (formally the British Empire Medal for Meritorious Service) recognises those who have made outstanding contributions to the community and in…

June 1, 2018
Welsh Netball Annual General Meeting
Welsh Netball hereby gives notice that its 2018 Annual General Meeting will take place on the following date, place and time: Saturday 30th June 2018 at the Metropole Hotel, Temple Street, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5DY starting at 10.30am. Agenda Documentation for AGM: Special Resolution Revised Articles of Association Revised Byelaws Appendices 1-7 Elected Director...