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OUR CLUB IN THE NEWS

By |2020-05-22T12:38:20+01:00May 22nd, 2020|News|

Club takes care as limited play resumes ( amended from a County Gazette article by Jeremy Toye ) We’ve re-opened the courts to members for games of singles and single-family doubles, following government and Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) guidelines on staying safe and well during the pandemic. Hand sanitisers and LTA posters reminding members to

A WEALTH OF COACHES

By |2020-04-13T11:42:45+01:00April 13th, 2020|News|

Our Club is unusually rich in coaching skills for anyone of any age, from an absolute beginner to those who'd like to compete in one of four adult teams - or for someone who just wants to enjoy a better game with friends. Ivor Griffiths, Andy Disney and Alex Harvey are each fully qualified with the

AGM CELEBRATES SUCCESS

By |2020-02-25T14:28:40+00:00February 25th, 2020|News|

Our AGM on February 24 proved an occasion to celebrate the success of a club with increased membership and a whole range of year-round activities. “I’m very pleased our club is in good shape,” Chair Eddie East told some 20 members gathered at the Bear.  One pleasing statistic he mentioned is that 29 players, or

UNSEASONAL SUN FOR WINTER TOURNAMENT

By |2019-11-03T19:21:25+00:00November 3rd, 2019|News|

Against the background of a smouldering bonfire, Mary Hughes and David Face won the honours in the Winter Tournament blessed with unseasonal sun. Neither the smoke from the two-day-old fire, the previous day's heavy rain nor the leaves covering the courts deterred the eight teams of men and women from enjoying a splendid morning in the sun.

Birthday Celebrations on Court

By |2019-12-21T18:33:21+00:00October 23rd, 2019|News|

To celebrate our coach's "big" birthday, 12 players participated in a fun doubles tournament today.  Sun glasses were required as play took place under autumn sunshine making a welcome change from all of the recent rain. The tennis was then followed by lunch and birthday celebrations in the clubhouse including an extremely chocolatey party cake

WIVEY TEAMS HOLD THEIR PLACES

By |2019-09-20T16:47:27+01:00September 20th, 2019|News|

Our B team secured a resounding 9-0 play-off win against Minehead on 18th September to secure their place in Division 4 of the West Somerset League. Over 30 players from Wiveliscombe Tennis Club took part in competitive matches against other clubs in West Somerset this summer – a significant portion of the adult membership. The