March 20, 2017 at 9:48 AM
Sleaford Badminton Club has won the first Nicholsons Charity Badminton Tournament in aid of raising funds for LIVES, an emergency response team serving Lincolnshire. Held at One NK, the tournament received participations from banks, local businesses, charities and recreational clubs alike.
Krys Mitchell from LIVES was presented with a cheque during the break before the knock-out phase commenced. “We would like to thank everyone for raising money for LIVES and participating tonight, and it’s good to have the support from local businesses”.
The Final was contested between Wilkin Chapman LLP and Sleaford Badminton Club with the latter securing the victory with a final score of 2-0. Lincolnshire Sports captained by Valida Reed finished third in the third place play-off game against Gelder Group.
The Nicholsons Charity Badminton Tournament trophy was then presented to the captain of the winning team, Peter Crawshaw. “It’s great to see everyone coming out for a game of badminton and to raise money for LIVES. Everyone was fantastic tonight”.
The tournament came to a close with a thank you message from the organiser, Nicholson Chartered Accountants.
The firm has been serving local businesses since 1923, and would like to thank everyone for their support in the name of charity.