'Devastated' netballers disqualified

A Newcastle school netball team has been disqualified from a national competition after an unintentional ten pence under payment in registration fees.

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Netball girls 'devastated' by disqualification

Members of the Central Newcastle High School netball team and a ten pence piece Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

Central Newcastle High School immediately paid a 10 pence shortfall which had lead the team to be disqualified from the national finals.

However, it has been told that there is no way back into the competition.

Members of the team say they are devastated.

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