At Hillside LTC we have a wide range of tennis and social events for all ages. A few of them are shown on this page but a lot more goes on at the club. Why not join us and make some new friends!
You can view or download the full version of our current timetable that shows our regular events as well as the special ones listed below but please remember that it is subject to change. The latest version will always be on the link below.
Competitive Tennis Events
You can download the HLTC Tournament Rules here and a copy is displayed on the clubhouse notice board.
Marcus Tennis Tournament – our next adult club competition is the Autumn Marcus tournament. This is mixed doubles with a random, seeded, draw for a partner and is open to all adult playing members or juniors who have played for adult teams. The rounds are played by arrangement during September and October with the final at 2.30pm on Saturday 3rd November (reserve day 4th November). Entry costs £2. The draw has now been made and is on the clubhouse noticeboard.
Wardle Tournament – This is a mixed doubles event where you and your partner's ages must add up to at least 90. It is played all on one day (Saturday 24th November) starting at 2.30pm and will be followed by pizzas in the clubhouse. There is a sign-up sheet on the clubhouse noticeboard or you can enter by contacting our Tournament Referee, Jo Wilde. Entry costs £5 which includes the food.
Betty Silvester Tournament – This is a mixed doubles tournament with a completely random draw for a partner. It will take place on Friday 22nd February 2019 starting at 6pm. (More details nearer the time.)
Coming social events include:
Ladies Tennis Afternoons - social tennis followed by refreshments on Saturday afternoons from 2.30pm to 5pm: 20th October, 17th November, 19th January, 16th February, 16th March (more will be arranged for the following months). All lady playing members are welcome.
Junior Presentation Afternoon – on Saturday 13th October, at 3.30pm we will be celebrating the achievements of our juniors during 2018. Come along and aplaud the winners of the various junior club tournaments and other awards.
Tennis Supper Night - on Friday 19th October there will be mix-in tennis at 6.30pm followed by a delicious supper in the clubhouse at around 8pm with a "favourite hot school dinners" theme! Please bring your own alcoholic drinks, soft drinks will be available. All adult playing members are welcome to join in the tennis and all members plus family and guests are welcome at the supper. (If you can, please bring a photo of yourself from your school days to take part in a fun competition!) If you would like to book places at the supper (£6 each) then please sign-up on the list in the clubhouse or contact Angela Baron.
Wine tasting evening –we are currently arranging another of our, very popular, wine tasting evenings with Keith Conyers Nolan. It will possibly be on Friday 30th November but watch this page for more details.
Scottish Evening on Friday 25th January – mix-in tennis at around 6.30pm followed by Scottish themed food in the clubhouse. More details nearer the time.
Annual Presentation Dinner Dance – our biggest social event of the year will be on Saturday 9th February 2019 at S&A Golf Club. More details soon.