News (Development / BSUK)
North West Series 3 recap - Tigers and Thunder Win the Year
25 August 2021
This weekend of 21-22 August saw the close of the 2021 North West Series competition in Manchester. With 152 games played over the Series by 24 teams, the NWS was a roaring success, giving softballers a chance to catch up with friends on the diamond for the first time in more than a year.
The BSUK London Indoor Softball League Returns!
24 August 2021
Back by very popular demand – the London Indoor Softball League! This uniquely British take on indoor softball is one of the best ways to stay active during the winter season, with modified, fast-paced rules and more hits than the Beatles!
Chichester Junior Fastpitch programme expands to mini-league in 2021
20 July 2021
The Chichester Falcons Junior Fastpitch programme saw a big enough increase in attendance this year to launch a mini-league of three full teams.
Return to Play update for softball and baseball in England and Scotland
15 July 2021
Click through for details of Return to Play recommendations for softball and baseball in England and Scotland following the government’s further easing of restrictions on 19 July.
Criteria for British Softball Federation Development Grants explained
2 July 2021
Each year, the BSF makes money available to distribute to leagues, teams and occasionally other organisations or individuals in the form of small development grants. Click through for an explanation of the criteria used in awarding these grants.
Farnham Park Girls Softball Series returns + Softball at your School!
10 June 2021
BaseballSoftballUK, the national development agency for baseball and softball, is excited to announce the return of the Farnham Park Girls Softball Series– a four-week after school fastpitch league at Farnham Park National Baseball & Softball Complex!
Slowpitch Softball Academy returns on 4 July
26 May 2021
BaseballSoftballUK’s popular Slowpitch Softball Academy returns to Farnham Park on 4 July 2021—perfect for a mid-season tune-up or for those looking to learn new ways of training.
Pride Shines at 6th Annual Manchester LGBTQ+ Softball Tourney
24 May 2021
Saturday, 22nd May saw players from Bristol, Leeds, York, Liverpool, Cardiff and across the UK join their friends in Manchester for the 6th Annual Manchester LGBTQ+ Tournament!
Revived Manchester facility project progresses to planning phase
12 May 2021
BaseballSoftballUK and the Manchester City Council are pleased to announce that the Hough End development, featuring baseball and softball fields, has progressed to the planning phase.
Fastpitch @ Farnham Training Sessions
11 May 2021
BaseballSoftballUK is happy to announce Fastpitch @ Farnham – a summer full of fastpitch softball training opportunities at Farnham Park! Whether you’re a veteran player or just starting your fastpitch journey, these training sessions are open to all ages!