SLTC News Blog

  1. Winter Finals Day 2017

    We had a truly wonderful Finals Day last Saturday that was followed by a marvelous Irish Night in the evening. The weather was so good that umpires were concerned about getting sunburnt at the beginning of April! The standard of play was exceptional with the Juniors in particular enjoying several...
  2. Autumn Finals Day 2016

    Despite being a rather gloomy day, those of us who came and supported the finalists enjoyed watching some great tennis. After a marathon and very close men’s vets match, lasting around 2 hours, the other matches weren’t quite so close, but good none the less. My thanks to all those...
  3. Ceroc Night

    Those of us who were at the Ceroc night enjoyed a great, fun, evening of dance tuition from Richard Griffith. He taught us a few basic steps which, eventually, I think we all managed to master!! (Not sure Richard would agree with that!!) We danced to some great music arranged...
  4. Summer Finals Day 2016

    Well, another Summer finals day over and what a fantastic day we had! The weather was great, although those finalists who had to play in it, especially during the hottest part of the day, may not agree with that! We saw some excellent tennis and some amazing performances from the...
  5. Charity Day 2016

    Just to let everyone know that we raised a little over £700 for the South East Cancer Help Centre.  Grateful thanks to the army of helpers, who all know what they are doing  – and do it superlatively.  I’m not going to name everyone individually but you all know who...
  6. Winter Finals Day 2016

    We were so lucky that the rain held off for us, enabling all matches to be played. Thanks to Joe Hayward for organising the day, to all the umpires, to Suzanne Connor who prepared a lovely hot lunch (even though she wasn’t there on the day), to Chris Platonoff &...
  7. Autumn Finals Day 2015

    Whew, another wonderful finals day and a great way to end my role as Tennis Captain! Congratulations to everyone who played in the Autumn tournaments, and especially to the winners! Not only did we have fantastic sunny weather, but the tennis was great and there were a good number of...