Colchester & East Essex Badminton Federation


This page has details of all the clubs operating in Colchester and the surrounding area, some play in our league competitions others offer organised social badminton.

League Clubs

Click on a club to show details -

Federation rules require that all these clubs must be affiliated to BADMINTON England.

Social Badminton Clubs in Colchester & Tendring

These are several clubs operating in the area that do not participate in the Federation competitions but are keen to welcome new members;

Contact: David Tappenden - 01206 823735

Venue: Highwoods Sports Centre, Brinkley Lane, CO4 4PU

Club meets on Tuesdays from 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Contact: Chris Ransom - 01206 503707

Venue: Highwoods Sports Centre, Brinkley Lane, Colchester CO4 4PU

Club Meets: Monday 8:30-10:30pm

More details on Sport Essex website

Contact: Jo Warrener - 01206 250452 -

Venue: Great Bentley Village Hall, Plough Road, Great Bentley (2 courts)

Club Meets: Tuesday 8-10pm

Contact: Geoff Nunn - 01206 395479 / 07752 305590

Venue: Manningtree Sports Centre

Club Meets: Wednesday 7:30-9:30pm

Contact: Nathan - 07968 582432 -

Venue: Colchester Leisure World

Club Meets: Wednesday 8-10pm

Contact: Rob Bentley - 01206 367171 -

Venue: Colchester Leisure World

Club Meets: Monday

Beginners / intermediate sessions - £5 per night

Contact: Craig Stokoe - 07761 255238 -

Venue: Thomas Lord Audley School

Club Meets: Monday 7:30-10pm


Contact: Colin Taverner - 01206 748488

Venue: Wilson Marriage Centre, CO1 2LR

Club Meets: Thursday

Venue: Tiptree Leisure World (at Thurstable School, Tiptree)

Club Meets: Tuesday 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Disability Badminton

In the past we have organised some badminton with support from Colchester Gateway Clubs and Mencap.

We are keen to hear from anyone that would be interested in playing badminton during the daytime.

Junior Badminton Clubs

Please see our Junior Badminton page for details of junior badminton clubs in the area.

Other Clubs

If you attend a club that is not shown above we would love to hear from you. Please contact the Chair or Secretary - details are shown on the Contacts page.

Clubs in Essex

The Badminton Essex website has a list of member clubs on its website.