Longton Tennis Club

The website of Longton Memorial Tennis Club


UPDATE: 24 November 2018

Wimbledon 2019 - ballot open!

 

Want a chance to go to Wimbledon 2019?  Take action before February 2019!


If you are a British Tennis Member:


If you are a British Tennis Member you should by now have had a couple of emails from British Tennis advising you to opt-in for the 2019 Wimbledon ballot.   This is a reminder for you to take action NOW!  You will still need to do this even if you did it last year.

 

This year British Tennis are clamping down even more on their allocation process so unless you take action by 22nd February you will not be eligible for our Wimbledon tickets ballot.  Please note you must go through the process outlined below even if you did it last year.

 

  • Go to www.lta.org.uk/member/login/
  • Log in and you should see a banner at the top asking if you want to OPT IN for the Wimbledon Ballot. Click on this and you will be automatically entered into the 2019 ballot.
  • Opt-in before the 22nd February 2019


Not a British Tennis Member?  Register for FREE:


  • Go to www.lta.org.uk/member/
  • Click on 'FREE CLUB MEMBERSHIP'
  • Fill in the relevant details and click 'create account'.
  • Select Longton Memorial Tennis Club as the site you play tennis at.
  • Opt-in before the 22nd February 2019
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01/04/18 - Subscriptions for the 2018/19 season are now due

It's that time of the year already where the season is not far from starting and it is also the time to renew your membership at the tennis club. We have continued to make improvements at the club, along with keeping the tennis courts and club night.


  We can offer you a £5.00 discount, if you pay your membership BEFORE 1st May 2018, so sign-up now!

We are considerably cheaper than most tennis clubs in Preston, so why not?!

The new lock has been fitted to the gate and members will be issued with a new key on payment of their membership.

 

On the playing side, the club is entering two mixed adult teams in the Ribble League, two mens team in the Fylde League. We are keen to involve as many people as possible who would like to play team tennis. If you are a new or existing member interested in playing for any team, please come along to social tennis on Thursday evenings from 6:00pm – (start date Thursday 5 April) and on Sundays from 1pm or contact Jason Nickford, Alan Wilkinson or Ron Webster.

 

There will be junior tennis in the Ribble Junior League, with matches taking place at the weekend.

Junior practice remains on Tuesdays, starting 10 April 2018 - 4pm to 6pm

 

Allison Moosa, (our junior organiser) will be present to speak to parents to help with the juniors.

 

In addition to team tennis, we will be holding our usual inter-club tennis tournaments. Look out for the emails for further information.

 

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