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Guests celebrate Lilleshall Village Tennis Club’s 40th anniversary (click photo to enlarge)

Lilleshall Village Tennis Club celebrates 40th anniversary

More than 50 guests joined in the celebrations as Lilleshall Village Tennis Club toasted turning 40.
The revamped courts at Shrewsbury’s Monkmoor Centre will be hosting Great British Tennis Weekend activities on Saturday

Revamped courts at Monkmoor among Shropshire venues supporting Great British Tennis Weekend

The revamped courts at Shrewsbury’s Monkmoor Recreation Centre will be among the Shropshire venues supporting the second Great British Tennis Weekend of the year.
Mayor of Oswestry, Councillor Vince Hunt, watched by the Mayoress, his daughter Amber Hunt, officially re-opens the improved courts at Oswestry Team Tennis watched by members of the club

Improved courts at Oswestry Team Tennis are a big hit with youngsters

The impressively improved courts at Oswestry Team Tennis have been officially re-opened by the Mayor of Oswestry, Councillor Vince Hunt.
The LTA’s Transforming British Tennis Together initiative aims to help improve tennis facilities around the country, like the courts at Shrewsbury’s Monkmoor Recreation Ground

Boost for Shropshire sport as LTA spearheads £250m transformation of Britain’s tennis courts

Shropshire’s tennis community is set to benefit from The Lawn Tennis Association’s announcement of the biggest ever grassroots investment in the sport.
The Shrewsbury Club’s Adam Wharf, third left, at Roland Garros in Paris with the other coaches selected by the LTA to visit to the French Open

Coach Adam delighted to be chosen for LTA trip to the French Open

Adam Wharf, the director of performance tennis at The Shrewsbury Club, insists it was a huge honour to study the best young players in the world at the French Open.
Merill Holt, Tennis Shropshire’s lead volunteer, and Bob Kerr, the chairman of Tennis Shropshire

Merill heading to Wimbledon to receive prestigious LTA award

Merill Holt, Tennis Shropshire’s lead volunteer, will receive a prestigious national award during next month’s Wimbledon Championships.
Tennis Shropshire are supporting Shropshire Kids Fest in Shrewsbury’s Quarry Park this weekend

Tennis Shropshire gearing up for another busy weekend of events

Tennis Shropshire continue to actively encourage people to pick up a racket as they look forward to the opening Great British Tennis Weekend of 2017.
Shropshire ace Holly Mowling, left, with her England ladies over-35s team mates Kerry Quirk and Gillian Brown in Glasgow

Shropshire tennis ace Holly enjoys huge thrill of captaining England

Shropshire tennis ace Holly Mowling insisted it was an “amazing" experience to captain England’s over-35 ladies team at the Four Nations Championship in Glasgow.
Top Left: Over-50s winners Karl and Sue Dunn with former LTA president Cathie Sabin. Bottom Right: Over-35s winners Sophie Daley and Damon Airey

Husband and wife team successfully defend senior county mixed doubles title

A husband and wife team have successfully retained their over-50s title at Tennis Shropshire’s annual senior mixed doubles tournament at The Shrewsbury Club.
The Shrewsbury Club team on court in Leeds, from left: Ed Gibbs, Simon Ferguson, Luke Henley and captain Alex Parry

The Shrewsbury Club compete on National Premier Tennis League stage

The manager of The Shrewsbury Club’s men's tennis team, says they will come back stronger next year after competing in the prestigious Hunters National Premier League Finals.
All set for Leeds is The Shrewsbury Club's tennis team, from left, captain Alex Parry, Luke Henley, Simon Ferguson and Ed Gibbs, with, second right, Sam Owen, from club sponsors Budgen Motors, who have provided the team with a car to take them to Yorkshire

Shrewsbury tennis aces all set for National Premier League Finals in Leeds

Tennis players representing The Shrewsbury Club have qualified for the Hunters National Premier League Finals for the second year in a row.
LTA coach Sam Richardson, right, who devised the Tennis for Kids programme, passed on information about this year’s Tennis for Kids courses to Shropshire tennis coaches at The Shrewsbury Club

Free tennis lessons available as Tennis for Kids returns to Shropshire

Shropshire tennis clubs will embrace the overwhelming success of the first year of Tennis for Kids by serving up a host of free tennis sessions for county youngsters starting this month.

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