Welcome to Northamptonshire LTA


Northamptonshire Lawn Tennis Association (NLTA) is the governing body for tennis in the county.


Craig Haworth - Northants LTA Councillor 

Craig is Managing Director of Passing Shots Community Interest Company that runs Corby Tennis Centre and has been at the centre since 1991. He previously represented Great Britain as a player and National Coach for 15 years and represented Buckinghamshire and, more recently, Northamptonshire at County level and has coached a number of Junior National Champions.

Craig is also a member of the Midlands Regional Forum Committee and is the LTA Councillor for Northants LTA as well as being the County’s Lead Volunteer, a member of the County LTA Committee and a member of the Tennis Europe Professional Tennis & Officiating Committee.

Craig was appointed to the Board as a Council-elected Non-Executive Director on 6 January 2017, and is a member of the LTA Property Board, LTA Tennis Development Committee and the Council Nominations Committee.


Barry Searle – Northants LTA Chairperson

Barry had a long association with tennis in Northamptonshire at club, league and county level.  Barry took over as Chair of NLTA four years ago after previously serving many years on the committee.


Bridget Naidu - Northants LTA Secretary 

Bridget has been involved with Northants Tennis for approximately 30 years, in several different roles. She has been an LTA Tournament Referee for more than 20 years, having been involved in many events around the county and beyond. More recently Bridget has been a member of Northants LTA Committee for approximately 15 years and has been in the role of Secretary for the last 10 years. 

The objectives of the Northampton Lawn Tennis Association are:

  • To advance and and safeguard the game of Tennis in Northamptonshire and to promote increase in participation in all levels of the game of Tennis.
  • To promote the teaching and development of the game of Tennis in Northamptonshire and to promote, encourage and support coach education and the training of coaches, teachers, competition organisers, referees and umpires.
  • To represent and express the views of its members at meetings of the Lawn Tennis Association.
  • To keep members informed of any changes in the laws of the game of Tennis or in the regulations for the management of tournaments, inter-county championship competitions and to circulate information generally.
  • To promote, arrange and regulate inter-county matches, county championships, tournaments, inter club and junior activities at all levels and age groups and to select representative teams.
  • To do all such things as the Management Committee of the Association thinks fit to achieve the objects set out above.

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Where to play

Here are the Northamptonshire LTA venues where you can play. Choose a venue to visit...

  1. Abington Lawn Tennis Club

    Park Avenue South, NORTHAMPTON, Northamptonshire, NN3 3AA

  2. Blakesley Tennis Club

    Blakesley Tennis Club, Playing Fields, ,, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8RN

  3. Brackley Tennis Club

    Westminster Road, BRACKLEY, Northamptonshire, NN13 7EB

  4. Brixworth Tennis Club

    Brixworth Tennis Club,, Haywards Barns, Brixworth, Northamptonshire, NN6 9DQ

  5. Byfield Tennis Club

    Brightwell Recreation Ground, Byfield, Byfield, DAVENTRY, Northamptonshire, NN11 6UT

  6. Corby Tennis Centre

    Corby Tennis Centre, Jimmy Kane Way, Rockingham Road, CORBY, Northamptonshire, NN17 2FB

  7. Crick & West Haddon Tennis

    The Playing Field, Northampton Road, ,, West Haddon, Northamptonshire, NN6 7AR

  8. Dallington Lawn Tennis Club

    Dallington Park Road, Dallington, Dallington, NORTHAMPTON, Northamptonshire, NN5 7AA

  9. Duston United Tennis Club

    Mendip Road, Duston, Duston, NORTHAMPTON, Northamptonshire, NN5 6BA

  10. Ferrers & Rushden Tennis Club

    Recreation Ground, Wharf Road, Higham Ferrers, Northants, Northamptonshire, NN10 8EP

  11. Guilsborough Tennis Club at Guilsborough Academy

    Guilsborough Tennis Club, Guilsborough Academy, West Haddon Road, Guilsborough Tennis Club, NORTHAMPTON, NN6 8QE

  12. Kettering Tennis Club

    Northampton Road Tennis Courts, Lake Avenue, ,, KETTERING, Northamptonshire, NN15 6PB

  13. Kilsby Tennis Club

    Village Hall, Rugby Road, Rugby Road, KILSBY, Northamptonshire, CV23 8XX

  14. Kings Cliffe Tennis

    Kings Cliffe Tennis Club, Kingsmead, Station Road, Peterborough, Northamptonshire, PE8 6YH

  15. Kings Park

    Chancery Lane, Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 6EU

  16. Middleton Cheney Lawn Tennis Club

    Middleton Cheney Playing Fields, Astrop Road, Middleton Cheney, Bambury, Northamptonshire, OX17 2PF

  17. Nether Heyford Tennis Club

    The Pavilion, Playing Field, Playing Field, NETHER HEYFORD, Northamptonshire, NN7 3LL

  18. Northampton County Lawn Tennis Club

    54B Church Way, Weston Favell, Weston Favell, NORTHAMPTON, Northamptonshire, NN3 3BX

  19. Northampton Lawn Tennis Club

    Northampton Lawn Tennis Club, Westwood Way, Westwood Way, NORTHAMPTON, Northamptonshire, NN3 3HH

  20. Oundle Tennis Club

    Occupation Road, Oundle, Oundle, PETERBOROUGH, Cambridgeshire, PE8 4RU

  21. Roade Tennis Club

    Bailey Brooks Lane, ROADE, Northamptonshire, NN7 2PT

  22. Rushmere Tennis Club

    Rushmere Way, Rushmere Road, Rushmere Road, NORTHAMPTON, Northamptonshire, NN1 5RW

  23. Thrapston & District Tennis Club

    Green Lane, Off Chancey Lane, Off Chancey Lane, Thrapston, Northamptonshire, NN14 4QL

  24. Towcestrians Tennis Club

    Greens Norton Road, TOWCESTER, Northamptonshire, NN12 8AW

  25. Wellingborough Old Grammarians Tennis Club

    Wellingborough Old Grammarians, Memorial Sports Ground, Memorial Sports Ground, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 6BS

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