Welcome to Barley Tennis Club

Summer term after school group junior tennis coaching 2024.


Summer  term after school group junior tennis coaching.  6 week courses for 3  different age groups starting June 5th 2024. Book under 'coaching header'   Rackets and balls supplied. 




Barley Tennis Club has 2 hard courts situated in one of the most beautiful settings in North Hertfordshire. Our club welcomes over 300  players from the surrounding villages of Barkway, Nuthamsptead, Newsells, Great Chishall, Chrishall, Anstey, Heydon, Therfield, Royston, Buntingford and beyond. Our aim is to provide affordable tennis in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere and to bring the best out in our players through club sessions and coaching.

Clubs Sessions are held twice a week (Thursday evenings in the spring/summer from 5.30pm and Sunday mornings from 10.30am until 12.30pm). Find out how to participate.


Tennis coaching lessons for Adults and Juniors of all ages. Chrissie Fothergill our  LTA Level 3 Licensed  club coach  (with over 20 years of coaching experience) can be contacted on mobile 07720214721 or email chrissiefothergill@hotmail.co.uk . Some group coaching sessions can be booked online.  See here for more details and to sign-up online. Beginners, improvers and non-members are all welcome.

Steve Smith has also recently joined our Coaching team and can be contacted for coaching on 07790 561817 or stevesmith865@hotmail.com  Steve is also an experienced LTA Level 3 Licensed Coach. Please see more about Steve on his website www.sostennis.net     Steve also offers an excellent racket restringing service. He is  a Dunlop representative and can help & advise  on the purchase of  new rackets. Steve's hourly rate is £40 per hour. 

AFTER SCHOOL SUMMER TERM JUNIOR COACHING COURSES STARTING June  2024. Book online under ' coaching' header. 

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  • New members: sign up Here for FREE British Tennis Membership. This is highly recommended. Membership will give you access exclusive offers, discounts on tickets and clothing, access to the Wimbledon ballot, while also keeping up to date with the latest British tennis news with the LTA monthly newsletter. 

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Barley Tennis Club
The Plaistow

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