The tennis club helps raise money for local charities by holding two charity days each year. One of these days is in support of St Luke’s Hospice, the second is usually a charity that has helped some of our members.

This years event (2022) will be for Breast Cancer Over the last 16 years the tennis club has raised over £18,000 for local charities.

The driving force behind our charity occasions is Maria Ormerod who, with head coach John Walsh, ensures these events run like clockwork.

Charities / causes that have been supported by the club in the past include:

  • Autism
  • Joshua Tree/leukemia
  • Reach
  • Adventure Farm Trust
  • Macmillan Cancer Support
  • British Heart Foundation/ Defib
  • Dosh For Down’s Syndrome
  • Breast/Testicular Cancer
  • Save The Children
  • St Luke’s Hospice
  • The Brain Tumour Charity
  • The Guide Dogs
  • Cancer Research
  • Breast Cancer

Winners Rafat Arshad Roberts & Philippa Hayton with event organiser Maria Ormerod & Club Chair Jane Turley