Table Tennis England has published a wonderful commemorative book capturing key moments, events, performances and people to mark our 100-year history – and you can place your order now!

From our beginnings in 1921 right through to the current season, two editions of this hardback book are available, providing a vivid and fascinating pictorial record of English table tennis.

What are the editions?

  • Autographed ‘Special Edition’ Centenary Book


    • Only 200 Copies
    • Hardback Book – 192 A4 Pages
    • Signed by Des Douglas, Jill Parker, Will Bayley
    • Exclusive White Matt Cover

Price: just £45 plus postage and packing

  • Official Edition Centenary Book


    • 500 Copies on initial print run
    • Hardback Book – 192 A4 Pages

Price: just £25 plus postage and packing

Each decade of the past century is illustrated by a series of memorable images from the Table Tennis England photograph archive. A simple text commentary accompanies every picture, placing it deftly in its historical context.

The foreword has been written by Matt Syed, journalist, author, broadcaster and former English table tennis international, national champion and English No 1.

Researched by Diane Webb and Colin Clemett, the pictures are compiled by the Table Tennis England Senior Communications Officer, Paul Stimpson, including many never-before-published images.

A must for everyone in the table tennis community wanting their very own piece of our long and colourful history!

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