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New and prospective members welcomed to the club

New members and those thinking about joining, enjoyed a fabulous afternoon on Saturday 20th June to play some tennis, meet other members, our coaches and Members of the Management and Tennis Committees, to learn more about the club.

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Helping Kent Greyhound Rescue

David Burton was approached this week by Mark and Emma Beaney from Kent Greyhound Rescue (KGR) asking for a donation of old tennis balls. With Kim Martin's help, we had a clear out of the old balls used for social tennis and replaced them with lovely new ones in the foyer.

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Update & New Rules From Monday 1st June - Doubles Play

Hello again. I hope you are all well. It's been great to see many of you back on court giving singles play a go. For those who have not enjoyed it as much, and those who have been patiently waiting, we have some GOOD NEWS for you.

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Update on our Partial Re-Opening & New Rules / Clarifications

Hello again. I hope you are all well. We are pleased to welcome back those of you who have been able to take advantage of our partial re-opening. 5 days on, we thought it would be a good time to review how things have gone so far, to respond to some of the queries we've had and to change some of the rules that we communicated on 12th May.

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Re-Opening The Club on 13th May - Chairman's Report

Hello again. I hope you are all well. It's been a long seven weeks now since we had to take the unprecedented step to close the Club. At last we have some changes to the Lockdown rules that explicitly allow us to partially re-open from tomorrow, 13th May.

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Chairman's Update and Tennis At Home

Hello again. I hope you are all well and coping with these challenging times. Boris is back but we still await more news on when and how restrictions may be lifted – hopefully this Thursday. Like most of you, we watch the news intently to look for a green light for tennis, or more realistically, an amber one. We may even have to consider singles games before we get back to a kind of normality.

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Chairman's Report April 2020

We hope you and your loved ones are staying healthy and coping with the current restrictions to daily life. I genuinely feel for those under stress due to the present situation and I'm sure we are all missing our tennis and socialising and look forward to the day when we are allowed back on court.

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Club Captains Report – November 2019

I would like to thank all the committee for their hard work throughout the year, Carole, Pam, Heather, Lee, Mandy, Anne, Viv and Paul. Mandy is stepping down from her role as M&D fixtures secretary and we will therefore need a new M&D fixture secretary. We also still have to fill the Men’s Captain and Coaching Organiser positions. If anyone would like to join the TC in any of these roles, please speak to Carole or Kim.

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Chairman's Report – November 2019

2019 REVIEW – QUITE A YEAR ! I am pleased to report that our Club has gone from strength to strength this year. Apologies for the length of this report, but we have made so much progress and achieved so much that I believe it’s all worth a mention. If you don’t have time to read in full, I hope that the bullet point format and bold headers will help you scan and pick up points of particular interest to you.

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Ladies Tournament

This time last year we had to cancel this tournament due to (to put it mildly) 'inclement weather'. No such problem this year when we were blessed with wall to wall sunshine.

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