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Support Bearsted Community Projects - Please vote

As you will know, Project A is going through consultation at the moment and is due to close early in August. There are many initiatives to stop the progress of this project. Some of the reasons for wishing to prevent it are valid, but the majority of points raised are factually incorrect.

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The value of the land development project to the community

We would like to provide some further insight into why the proposed project is such a great opportunity to the wider community.

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Scientists say playing tennis could add nearly 10 years onto your life!

According to a scientific study in Denmark of over 8,000 people, playing tennis added an average of 9.7 years to a person's life! They believe it could be better for you than cycling, jogging or swimming because of the social aspects of tennis.

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Tennis Club Land Development

As most of our members know there have been a number of discussions around additional land being contributed to the club, along with the possibility of additional tennis courts being built on that land.

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Founder member Alan Lumb hangs up his tennis shoes after 42 years

This month Alan Lumb, a founder member of the Club 42 years ago has sadly had to hang up his tennis shoes on health grounds....

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Club Social Tennis on Sundays and Wednesdays

Now that social play is allowed, why not turn up and join in on Sundays from 10am-1pm or on Wednesdays from 7pm-10pm? All 5 courts will be available during these times and you can arrive anytime, for a safe and fun get together, meeting old and new members.

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The time is near - We will be playing again soon!

We finally have further light at the end of the tunnel and tennis will be allowed from the 29th March. Very welcome news as I know everyone is itching to get back on court. Singles and Doubles will be allowed with social distancing rules applying to different government phases as we head towards normality later this year. These are very exciting times for us all. What I would like to ask is for all of us to be sensible and to follow the applicable government rules on social distancing as we

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Chairman's Report

Welcome to my first newsletter as Chairman. I am truly looking forward to working with the rest of the management committee to continue building on what is already a fantastic club. I certainly have big shoes to fill following Dave Burton's two years as Chairman.

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COVID-19 UPDATE: National lockdown & closure of tennis clubs

As I'm sure you will have heard, the new Lockdown and its restrictions start on 4th November and regrettably must include the closure of our Club. You will find some detail in an extract from the latest LTA guidance, published today, here....

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Marathon Woman Viv - She Did It !

Many congratulations to Viv Pearson for finishing the course and raising over £2500 (with gift aid) for MNDA. Thanks to all of you who have so generously donated. We are all so proud of her, especially considering the rain and the cold.

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