Our committee meet once a month to ensure the smooth running of the club.

Chairman: Michael Atherfold

Tresurer: Alp Baytan

Secretary: Lucy Owen (Temp)

Social Secretary: Judy Dawkings/Lucy Owen

Membership Secretary: David Myers

Head Coach: Michael Atherfold

Groundsman: Martin Bailey

Safeguarding Officer: Joanne Melville/Richard Cantillon

Match Secretary: Richard Cantillon

General Committee Member: Matt Burl

General Committee Member: Keith Davies

General Committee member: Charlotte O'shea

General Committee Member: Tom Wright

General Committee member: Steve Little

General Committee Member: Ross Shelley


Poynton Tennis Club is committed to prioritising the well-being of all children and adults at risk, promoting

safeguarding in our club at all times, including all programmes and events we run. This Policy strives to

minimise risk, deliver a positive tennis experience for everyone and respond appropriately to all safeguarding



Our full policy documents can be found here:

Safeguarding Policy

Diversity and Inclusion Policy

Safe and Inclusive Code of Conduct

Whistleblowing Policy

Privacy Policy for Members

Tennis Section Bye-Laws

Recording and Publishing Images Policy

Safeguarding Adults Policy

Safeguarding Children and Young People Policy

Child Protection Policy

Code of Conduct for People Working with Children