Covid-19 Guidance – Updated 23rd September 2020

See LTA updated information as to how Covid-19 and the latest government advice around it, relates to tennis activities in Britain and all those involved in delivering them on their website here (updated 23rd September 2020). More

LTA Club Forum Webinars

The LTA are running a series of Zoom Club Forum Webinars across all the topics within the LTA Club Support Toolkit.  Each 60 minute session, delivered by a member of an LTA regional team, is designed to give an overview of the topic, direct participants to practical resources and provide further guidance to support ... More

Updated Covid-19 Guidance

See LTA updated information as to how Covid-19 and the latest government advice around it, relates to tennis activities in Britain and all those involved in delivering them on their website here (updated 14th September 2020). More

LTA Youth Coach Training Workshops

The LTA have re-scheduled the LTA Youth Coach Training Workshops which are now online and open for bookings. Places are limited so early registration is advisable. The workshops are FREE and coaches will be awarded 3 CPD credits for attending. PLEASE NOTE that the online training (module 1) needs to be completed ... More

Thank you NHS – fun tournament raises over £2700

Shane Deacon, 11U County Coach and 11U Performance Manager at West Hants, organised a Mixed Doubles tournament to raise funds for the NHS for 3 hospitals ICUs in Dorset – Dorset County Hospital, Poole Hospital and Bournemouth Hospital.  Shane decided he wanted to ‘do his bit’ for the NHS after his daughter asked him ... More

‘Return to Tennis’ Tournament – Results

With the County Championships being cancelled this year, to give players the opportunity to compete, a 'Return to Tennis' tournament was organised during what would have been the County Championships week. Matches took place at three venues, West Hants, Victoria Avenue and East Dorset.  Well done to everyone who ... More

County Training American Doubles Tournament to raise money for local hospitals’ Intensive Care Units

Shane Deacon, Dorset County Coach and 11U Performance Manager at The West Hants Club has set up a tournament to raise funds for staff in the Intensive Care units at Bournemouth, Poole and Dorchester hospitals. Some words from Shane.................. 'After being back at work for several months now and the nightmare ... More

LTA Safeguarding & Protection in Tennis and Time to Listen Courses

Volunteers, Coaches and Officials can now book onto LTA Safeguarding & Protection in Tennis courses which are being run virtually via Zoom.  This free course covers how to safeguard children and adults at risk by enabling delegates to recognise, respond, refer and record concerns in a tennis environment.  The course ... More

LTA Tennis Awards National Finals

The LTA Tennis Awards National Finals are being held virtually on Thursday, 30th July at 7 pm. GOOD LUCK to Dorset's three finalists for making it through to the National Finals : Phil Loose - Development Coach of the Year David Sanger - Disability Award Poole Park, Brett Townsend - Community & Parks ... More

Return to Managed Play (Updated 21st July)

See the latest updated set of practical guidelines for venues, coaches and players on the LTA website here . More