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Our Club

We’re a busy tennis, croquet and bridge club with over 500 members. We have 19 tennis courts on 3 different surfaces (astro, hard and grass) and regular club sessions and coaching sessions. We have 5 full-size tournament standard croquet lawns, and members play both Association and Golf croquet. We also have an active bridge section with weekly sessions for Duplicate and Chicago bridge.

Latest News


Valentines Musical Night – Saturday 18th February

We’re pleased to invite you to a Valentines Musical Night on Saturday 18th February, starting at 7.30pm.  Tickets are just £15 for a buffet supper and live music from the club’s own group, “The Hard Court Rockers’, who are back by popular demand! Tickets will go on sale from behind the bar at the club from Saturday, or please email David Lloyd on david@lloydy.net.  All monies raised will go towards the club funds, so please do support this event. Read more →

Saturday morning

New tennis term begins!

Tennis coaching The Winter 2017 tennis coaching programme begins on Monday 9th January, with classes and sessions for adults and juniors run by Max Tennis School.  Take a look at our Adult and Junior posters for more details.                             Club Nights Monday and Wednesday evening club nights will be supervised by Aaron and Emma again from this week onwards.  The other club sessions (e.g. Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday afternoons) are unsupervised though.                             Tuesday 10th... Read more →


New drawing classes – last chance to sign up!

Keen to brush up on your artwork?  Then don’t miss out on local artist Julie Herring’s NEW drawing classes at the club, starting the end of January! The drawing classes are suitable for beginners and improvers, and we will be drawing from nature (still life).  Classes will run every Friday, 10.30am-12.30pm, from 27th January – 31st March 2017. The 10 week course costs £150, and the classes are small and friendly. Please see this poster for further information. Time is running up to book your place, so please call Julie ASAP on 07720 353454 if you’re interested.  Thank you. Read more →

Generic shots of rackets and balls at the Great British Tennis Weekend

Looking for a healthy 2017? Then play tennis!

It’s official, playing tennis is the key to a long and healthy life!  What better reason to pick up your racket and play tennis more often! https://www.lta.org.uk/news/general-news/2016/november/why-tennis-can-help-you-live-longer/   Read more →


Festive Greetings!

We’d like to wish all our members a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Here are the Club, Bar and Café opening times during Christmas 2016 and New Year 2017: Also, just a reminder that there will be social tennis as usual next Saturday afternoon (New Year’s Eve). Blue Hill Café will be closed, but the bar will be open from 1600 (and tea will also be available), so pop in for some celebratory drinks! Read more →

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