Welcome to Thames Ditton Lawn Tennis Club

About the club

Situated in the heart of Thames Ditton, a stone’s throw from Thames Ditton railway station, TDLTC was established in 1882 and is the oldest tennis club in England, still on its original site.

We are an LTA affiliated and Tennismark accredited venue, run by and for our members, providing social and competitive tennis to players of all ages and abilities, with a range of membership packages available.  The club also has a thriving and inclusive social scene centred around the clubhouse and its licensed bar.

If you are new to the game or a lapsed player, we offer free coaching courses in May to new members as well as private coaching with our coaching team.  If you want to play more competitive tennis there are Club Tournaments for Singles, Doubles, Mixed and Vets or if you want to play for the Club we can offer members league and friendly matches against other clubs in the area. We play in the Surrey Summer and Winter Leagues (doubles) and Surrey Aegon League (singles and doubles, adults and juniors).

Coaching - Available for all ages (tiny tots-adults) and abilities. The club provides six free group coaching sessions for new adult members starting in May each year. Individual lessons by arrangement and Group lessons for intermediate/improvers run every Tuesday 9.30 - 11.00am on a pay/play as-you-go basis. Group drill sessions run every Thursday from 9.30-10.30am. 

Adult Tennis - Mix-ins every Friday throughout the year from 18:00 to 20:00 and 16:00 to 20:00 on Sundays in Summer. Fixed Fours Monday and Thursday evenings and Free Play throughout the week.

Cardio Tennis - Cardio Tennis is a group fitness class for all ages & abilities, designed to burn calories through fun tennis games, drills & exercises. Sessions take place every week on Thursday 9.30-10.30am. For enquiries contact Peter Light: 07887 633306  petelight2000@yahoo.co.uk 

Junior tennis - We have a thriving junior coaching programme that caters for both performance and development players. The junior programme runs on a termly basis and currently operates on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday after school and on Saturday mornings. Matchplay sessions take place every Monday & Friday.

League Tennis - We have Mens and Womens teams in County and Aegon Leagues and Juniors take part in the Summer Aegon League from April - June.

Racquet Restringing - From £20, next day service on request. Contact Club Coach Peter Light 07887 633306 petelight2000@yahoo.co.uk 



Become a Member Now

Why not join a great local club and enjoy the benefits of:

• Discounted Coaching

• Free social mix-in and club nights

• Free court booking and use (via the website & apps)

• Opportunity to play in LTA matches and leagues

• Free British Tennis Membership (BTM) for club members

• Access to Wimbledon tickets through club ballot

• Social nights

How to find us

Weston Green Road THAMES DITTON Surrey KT7 0HX


Thames Ditton Lawn Tennis Club

Weston Green Road

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