The resurgence of interest in badminton in the islands will be celebrated with the Lewis and Harris badminton singles championships, supported by the Comhairle’s sport and health team and by Western Isles Badminton Association.

The championship is on Saturday (27th October) at Lewis sports centre, with match draws made as the competition starts, from 1.30pm.

The deadline to enter the competition is on Wednesday (24th October).

Forms can be collected from the sports centre, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.to get a form sent to you.

The ladies’ singles matches are sponsored by the Influence shop on Cromwell Street and men’s singles are sponsored by Stornoway Round Table. All finals will be played on the day of the competition.

Organisers are also asking last year’s championship winners to return their shields to the Lewis Sports Centre by Wednesday.

For any more information contact Steven Munro on 01851 822785.