The Head Coach at Helsby Tennis Club is Mike Herd, an LTA Accredited Level 4 Senior Club Coach, with over 10 years’ experience, working with all ages and abilities. Mike and his team offer a full range of opportunites for players of all ages and all abilitiles, to learn and practice their tennis skills in a fun environment.  

Level 2 coachs Kevin Fairbanks and Carol Needham

Level 1 coache James Lillco

Junior leaders Morgan Roberts, Evie Putnam, Chloe Williams, Dan Nordman

Level 4 coach Toby Palin



Junior Coaching
A variety of junior coaching opportunities are available across our Helsby and Frodsham sites, including:

  • Tennis for Kids - a very popular LTA initiative with lessons open to kids aged between 4 and 11, all year round. For just £25 every child will receive six lessons, as well as a special Tennis for Kids Babolat racket, ball set, and personalised T-shirt delivered right to their door. More here.
  • Holiday Camps - a great way to entertain the kids during the school holidays! Can be booked for anything between half a day, to a full week! Booking is essential. More here.

A large variety of other coaching is available for juniors, full details can be found here.


Adult Coaching
A large variety of coaching opportunities are also available to adults, including

  • "Rusty Rackets", for women returning to the game;
  • "Doubles Builder", for team players wishing to improve their tactical play;
  • Beginners and improvers sessions.

Some coaching is available on a "pay as you play" basis and individual coaching is available upon request. Full details of the adults coaching programme can be found here.


To book or for further information: 
07527 908808