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Alex Cleland from Shifnal, the region’s official of the year, at Wimbledon

LTA National Tennis Awards a proud night for Shropshire tennis

Tennis Shropshire chair Simon Jones believes there is much for the county’s tennis community to be proud of after Keith Smith and Alex Cleland both made the top three in their categories at a prestigious national awards ceremony.
Alex Cleland from Shifnal, the region’s official of the year, at Wimbledon

Trio of regional Shropshire winners to step into the spotlight at virtual LTA Tennis Awards

Shropshire’s trio of regional winners in the LTA Tennis Awards will find out later this month if they are also national winners at a virtual ceremony presented by Great Britain Davis Cup captain Leon Smith.
Players enjoying tennis at Shrewsbury Lawn Tennis Club

Membership numbers rise for Shropshire tennis clubs

Tennis clubs across Shropshire have seen membership numbers rise since the sport was given the green light to resume in May.
Cathie Sabin OBE

Tribute paid to Shropshire’s Cathie Sabin OBE

Tribute has been paid to Shropshire’s Cathie Sabin OBE, the LTA’s first female president, who was was an inspiration and a friend to many.
Aditi with coach Jaro Novak

Game, set and match – Ellesmere College student wins sporting award

A rising tennis star from Ellesmere College has been awarded a prestigious accolade marking her outstanding sporting achievements.
Bob Higgins - delighted to be recognised with the LTA Meritorious Service Award

Prestigious tennis award from the LTA for Shropshire’s Bob Higgins

Shropshire’s Bob Higgins has been recognised for his long service to tennis with a prestigious award from the LTA.
Keith Smith from Newport’s Boughey Gardens Tennis Club, third right, received his lifetime achievement award from Tennis Shropshire president Jilly Broadbent, together with Roy Dixon and Ian Davies from Atlantic Mavericks, in November. He is now one of three Shropshire winners of a regional LTA Award

Impressive trio of Shropshire tennis winners in regional LTA Awards

Shropshire tennis has been impressively recognised with a trio of regional winners in this year’s prestigious Lawn Tennis Association Awards.
Tennis Shropshire chair Simon Jones, centre, with, left, over-35s runner-up Dean Thomas and, right, champion Dean King

Tennis champions crowned at Shropshire Senior Singles Championship

Dean King, Dave Parry and John Alexander enjoyed that winning feeling as they were crowned champions at Tennis Shropshire's Senior Singles Championship.
The World Tennis Tour W60 Shrewsbury tournament at The Shrewsbury Club

Shrewsbury’s World Tour Tennis tournament postponed after ITF suspend all events until April 20

The Budgen Motors World Tennis Tour W60 Shrewsbury tournament has been postponed after the International Tennis Federation suspended all events until April 20.
Shropshire’s boys team at Edgbaston, back from left: Matt Lee (assistant captain), Matt Weaver, Roan Jones, Tom Loxley, Luke Henley (captain); front: Jacob Rogers, Tomas Cores Birch, Will Abbatt

Captains impressed with efforts of Shropshire teams in the LTA’s 18U County Cup

Both Shropshire teams underlined their potential with encouraging performances which impressed their captains at the LTA’S 18U County Cup.
Joe Newton and Jack Wilson, engineers from Shropshire company Connexis, preparing a new line at The Shrewsbury Club to allow the BBC to cover the W60 Shrewsbury tournament

BBC cameras heading to Shrewsbury to cover top tennis tournament

Shrewsbury will be in the national spotlight when professional tennis returns to the town this month - with BBC cameras covering the Budgen Motors World Tennis Tour W60 Shrewsbury tournament.
Jordan Evans is all set for his 24-hour Tennisathon at Bridgnorth Tennis Club to raise funds for Prostate Cancer UK

Shropshire tennis player set for 24-hour challenge ahead of London Marathon

Shropshire tennis player Jordan Evans will be playing his longest and toughest ever game next week - for 24 hours.


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