A revised Coaching Contract between TLTC and Taylor Tennis was signed 25th November 2016 and covers a 3 year period. This is an important step in the future development of the Club.
Defibrillator. A defibrillator has been installed by Thornbury Town Council on the Mundy Playing Field pavilion, about 100m from the Tennis Club. It is the nearest defibrillator to our Club. Four of our members and all of the coaches have received basic training. The equipment is designed to be user friendly for first time users [...]
A TennisVets Tournament, organised by Steve Wells, raised £456 for Brain Tumour Support. A Charity Tournament was organised by Pam Forest, primarily for Club members. The event raised £500 for Cancer Research UK.
American Tournaments. A series of American Tournaments were scheduled for Saturday afternoons. These tournaments have been popular with those attending, but support has been mixed. Our next American Tournament is scheduled for Saturday 19th November, further information will be displayed on the notice board. Annual Club Tournament. The various rounds of the club tournament have [...]
Summer League. We entered a total of eleven teams in the Avon Summer League (5 ladies and 6 men’s). The teams ranged from the highly competitive to those gaining valuable experience. Our star performers were the men’s fourth team, which finished top of their league and will be promoted for next year. Congratulations to all [...]
A group of our juniors compete regularly in tournaments across the country including Almondsbury, Lansdown, Cheltenham, Bridgewater, Newport, Cardiff, Burnham, Truro and Bournemouth. Some of the highlights in the important local County Closed events were: Avon County Closed Tournament: • Luke Johnson fought through to the under 12s semi-final after some great tennis in the [...]
Clubhouse. The clubhouse refurbishment is now complete and all suppliers have been paid. The work was funded by a £50,000 grant from Sport England plus approximately £24,000 from the Club. Grounds. The new patio & paths are complete. A big thank you to one of our members, Carl Williams, who has worked tirelessly on this [...]
Rob & Robyn joined the Club recently as an engaged couple. They were married at St. Helen’s, Alveston on 21st August. The ceremony was followed by a reception at Old Down Manor with a band and music into the evening. The spent their honeymoon in Thailand. We wish them every happiness, both on and off [...]
OVER 150 people attended the grand opening of newly refurbished tennis facilities in Thornbury on Saturday. The event at Thornbury Lawn Tennis Club by the Mundy Playing Fields marked the unveiling of the two projects, the new-look clubhouse for Thornbury Lawn Tennis Club and two refurbished public courts, which cost a combined £100,000. The updates [...]