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An evening with Mike Dickson

On Friday, 19th October from 7.30pm, Heswall LTC will be hosting an evening with Mike Dickson, Daily Mail Tennis correspondent. He will be sharing tales from the tour and doing a question and answer session. Cost £is 10 including nibbles and a charity donation. If you would like to come, please contact Nigel Davies 07899

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Floodlit Social Tennis

Wednesday evening social tennis is an all-year round occasion and now that the nights are drawing in the floodlights are being fully used. Play gets under way at about 6pm and can continue until the curfew at 9pm. The bar is open and, through the winter months, a rota is going to operate for providing

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Court Maintenance

Chris White’s company, Multi Surface Cleaners, has been granted responsibility for court maintenance at the Club. You may have noticed that court 6 is the first to have a makeover! They have removed all the old sand and replaced it with a better sand that helps with drainage. This sand is a much lighter colour

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Veteran’s Mixed Doubles – 16th Sept

A report from Pam Kloezeman…. As September 16th approached, we had 18 entrants with a few more standing by ‘if needed’. Sunday dawned with weather uncharacteristically gloomy, a late withdrawal and mix up with another entrant but 14 Vets arrived bright eyed and bushy tailed, declaring they’d brought their spare rackets, snacks to keep them

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Wirral Tankard Final

After some great performances from the team beating Pinewood, Neston and Wallasey Manor along the way, we now have made the the final. We play Birkenhead this Sunday 2pm at Birkenhead. We would be grateful for any support on what should be a great afternoon of tennis. We have a few players missing, however we

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Wirral Mixed Tennis League – Div 4 playoff

Your reporter was Fiona Lalloo….. Hoylake 4 v Pinewood 2 @ Wallasey Manor I arrived at Wallasey Manor in the pouring rain to find members of our fourth team looking as if they had qualified for the Wallasey Wet T Shirt competition circa 1970. They had all arrived at the venue for a very early

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News from Cheshire LTA

The following email comes from theCheshire County Administrator…. There is such a lot going on in Cheshire at the moment that I thought I’d try to summarise everything in one email rather than bombard you! 1) Cheshire East v West Matches As some of you are aware the Cheshire West v East U12 boys and

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Wimbledon 2019

HLTC members who have BTM numbers can expect to soon receive an email from the LTA inviting them to opt in now for the 2019 Wimbledon Ballot. It’s easy and it would be great if you took this opportunity to support the club. There is no commitment for you to eventually enter the club ballot

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Wirral Mixed League Div 2 Playoff – 8th September

Your reporter was Liz Stringer… The day had arrived. The venue Wallasey Manor. Opponents Pinewood 1. Hoylake 2 were fighting to stay in the 2nd division. The weather was appalling but with 3 practices under their belt on hard courts at Alderley the 2nds were confident. First on court Jon Miller and Mace Abedin. A

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