A little about us... 
Redditch Karate is part of The Japan Karate-do International (J.K.I. England) is devoted to the study of traditional Japanese karate. Our members receive some of the highest quality Shotokan instruction in the World.

Interested in joining, but not sure if karate is right for you? Why not try a taster sessions:  simply Come in for practice and see what it's all about! No prior experience is necessary.

Everybody is welcome to join Redditch Karate.

Listed are A few of the Many benefits, of belonging to Redditch Karate: 

  • Dan grade recognized by The Japan Karate-do International
  • Regular access to Top Japanese Instruction
  • Our Senior Instructors are highly skilled and with many years experience and are internationally renowned .

How to Start Karate @ Redditch Karate

You are welcome to observe any of the Redditch karate classes without prior appointment. If you have any questions please speak to the instructor, before or after the class. 

Classes are on Monday & Thursday 


Guests are always welcome Regardless of Style or Affiliation.

Chief Instructor : Slater Williams 7th Dan JKI    217

Slater Williams started Karate in 1970 at the age of 16 with the Karate Uni

on of Great Britain KUGB under the instruction of Sensei Enoeda

his friend and mentor Sensei Steve Cattle introduced him to the legendary Sensei Kase

who invited him to join the instructors academy WKSA

After the untimely death of both Sensei Cattle and Sensei Kase Sensei Williams decided Represent  Japan Karate International (England) under the umbrella of J.K.I. Run by Sensei Saito 8th Dan, based in Miami USA, who in 2012 awarded Slater his 7th Dan in Miami .