From Gloucester City Queens

Butterflies, recovery and fresh starts – Melita Emanuel-Carr discusses the Queens’ WBBL bow

By Jamie Thomas Arise, the WBBL’s newest franchise! Yes, the moment is nearly here, where the Gloucester City Queens will take to the court for the first time ever and Commonwealth medallist Melita Emanuel-Carr will be among those leading them into battle. We caught up with the 26-year-old guard ahead of what is a landmark …

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Fixtures & dates confirmed for WBBL’s eighth season

The WBBL is today delighted to confirm the fixtures and dates for the eighth season of the Women’s British Basketball League. Following the recent announcement of the return of Sheffield Hatters to the WBBL, along with the addition of new WBBL franchise Gloucester City Queens, the League will be progressing with 13 teams, the largest …

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Gloucester City Queens crown Marlee Ball as first signing

British-Canadian Marlee Ball has become the first ever signing in franchise history for Gloucester City Queens, and the first overall for Gloucester City Basketball.  Having spent last year at Cardiff Archers, Ball returns to the WBBL with the brand new franchise having graduated college from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. “I am extremely excited and …

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