We strive to ensure that all children, young people and adults at risk are safeguarded from abuse and have an enjoyable tennis experience. 

Everyone who is involved in tennis has a shared responsibility to support this by promoting the welfare of all children, young people and adults at risk.

The Club Welfare/Safeguarding Officer is Serge Merone who can be contacted at 

Darnhall LTC has a range of policies for safeguarding the wellbeing of its members:

- Safeguarding Policy including Code of Conduct

- Diversity and Inclusion Policy

Policy on the use of changing rooms

Policy on Child supervision

Register a Concern

Use Report a Concern online portal. This form must only be used to report a safeguarding concern to the LTA. A safeguarding concern is one which relates to a young person under 18 or an adult at risk. If you would like advice and support before contacting the LTA you can call the NSPCC on 0808 800 5000, the police or your local authority. If you are a child or young person you can also contact Childline on 0800 1111. 


In an emergency and/or if you are concerned that someone is at immediate risk of harm, please call 999 without delay.

Child supervision

Darnhall Tennis Club recommends that children under the age of 11 years old are supervised by their parents/carer whilst at this tennis venue and outside of any venue sessions, such as coaching lessons or tennis camps.