LTA Guidance for playing tennis safely in England

Full guidelines for tennis venues, coaches and players for playing tennis safely in England from Wednesday, 13th May can be found on the LTA website   More

2019 Results Round-Up & Quiz Answers

Here's the '2019 Results Round-Up' for Dorset county events and teams that travel the country competing.  Click here. Answers to the quizzes can be found here     More

Update – Dorset Doubles League

The LTA have announced that they have now extended the cancellation of all LTA staged and LTA approved competitions, including Leagues, up to Sunday 28th June 2020.  It is therefore with great regret that Dorset LTA has had to take the decision to cancel the Dorset LTA Doubles Leagues Summer 2020 season.  It would have ... More

Update on competition cancellation dates

The cancellation of all LTA staged and LTA approved competitions (grade 1 to 6) has been extended to Sunday 28th June 2020. This means that the Junior County Cups (9U/10U/11U) and all age groups of the National League have been cancelled. In addition to any competitions within this extended period now being cancelled, ... More

Dorset success in the LTA Regional Tennis Awards

The LTA this week announced the Regional LTA Tennis Award winners.  Three Dorset county winners were successful and will now go through to the National Finals.  Good luck to them all. Many congratulations to : Coach of the Year - Phil Loose Phil runs and is Head Coach of Wimborne Tennis Club, a small club with 3 ... More

Small Grants & Loan Scheme – Temporary Suspension

Due to the current health situation, the Dorset LTA Grants and Loan Scheme is temporarily suspended.  It is appreciated that clubs and coaches will be seriously affected with the suspension of tennis nationally.   When things get back to normal, hopefully in the coming months, Dorset LTA will review the situation and ... More

LTA multi-million pound support package for tennis in Britain

The LTA has announced a multi-million pound package of additional funding and measures to support those involved in tennis in Britain through the impact of the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. The comprehensive package, which has been developed by the LTA in consultation with Tennis Scotland and Tennis Wales, will ... More

Sport England – £195 million package to help sport and physical activity through coronavirus

Sport England are making up to £195 million of funding available to help the sport and physical activity sector through the ongoing coronavirus (Covid-19) crisis. The package, which is a combination of National Lottery and government funding, is made up of the following: A £20 million Community Emergency Fund, ... More


The County Office is currently closed until further notice, however, if you'd like to contact us, please phone 07392 551493 or e-mail, Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Monday evening (23 March) all tennis facilities and courts should be closed, and tennis coaching and activity ... More


Up to date information as to how the Coronavirus (Covid-19) and the latest government advice around it relates to tennis activities in Britain and all those involved in delivering them can be found on the LTA website. The LTA remains in communication with the Government and is assessing the implications of its latest ... More