A NEW “Step into Badminton” initiative has been launched at Radcliffe Riverside Leisure Centre to encourage participation in the sport.

Sessions are run and supported by Oakgate Badminton Club. who aim to provide a fun and sociable environment.

The first session is free and they take place every Wednesday from 8pm until 9pm at Leisure Centre in Spring Lane.

Further information is available by email at northmanchesterb @gmail.com or by calling 07808 470660.