152 Results for author: Mitch Read

Centenary Art Competition

Hi everyone,   Hope you are well and looking forward to playing tennis again soon!   We thought you’d like to see the winning entry to our centenary art competition. The competition was open to all members and we received some fantastic designs.   We’re delighted to announce the winner is Amber Patel, who wins £50 and whose picture was really ... More

Closed again.

Dear Tennis Members,   Following the announcement by the Government on 4th January and the latest guidance from the LTA, we are sorry to have to inform you the Club will have to close from 8.30am on the 5th January until further notice.   Please take care and stay safe during this difficult time.   Best wishes,   The Tennis Committee More

Tennis art competition! Juniors and Adults!

Dear parents We are celebrating 100 years of tennis at Hutton & Shenfield and so we are launching an art competition for adults and juniors to design a banner for our centenary. The winning design will have their design made into a banner which will be displayed on Court One as well as outside the club on Brockley Grove, and will, also receive a ... More

Hutton and Shenfield Tennis in Tier 4

The Government announced the introduction of Tier 4 which now applies to Essex. As always, we take our guidance from the LTA and although tennis can continue, it is subject to the following changes effective Sunday, December, 20th and until further notice. Singles play is only permitted with one person from another household.  Doubles play is not ... More

Santa Claus in Brentwood at Christmas

The Rotary Club of Brentwood are arranging for Santa and his Sleigh to travel around the streets of Brentwood Dec 14 to Dec 18th; also there will be a Virtual Santa Grotto Dec 19 to Dec 24th. Click the link www.santa-brentwood.co.uk for more information. More

Tennis Club is open. It’s a beautiful morning. 1st Vaccine has been approved. Woohoo!

As you may know, we are in Tier 2 which enables us to re-open the club today. All members should have received a mail from our Chairman detailing the opening rules and regulations. Key things to remember: Don't come to the club if you are experiencing symptoms (Dur!) Download the NHS Covid App and check in when you get to the club Sanitise, ... More

It’s our 100th Anniversary Year

Did you know - our tennis club was officially formed on 4th November 1920? Some of the members of the congregation of the Church had been playing tennis in the grounds for a year or two but we have the documented minutes of the first meeting which formed the club. Over the past few months, we have been collecting photos, memories and other key informat... More

Covid-19 Update – 4th November – Club Closed

Tennis Club Members, This to advise, that following the introduction of Government lockdown measures, the Tennis Club will be closed from 10pm this evening until at least Wednesday, December 2nd. We had hoped for a reprieve to allow singles play and one on one coaching but unfortunately this has not materialised. Take care and stay safe over the ... More

COVID-19 Latest Update and Guidance – 29th September 2020

COVID-19 Latest Update and Guidance (emailed to members on 29th September, 2020) Following the increase in COVID-19 cases and in particular the increase in local cases in Brentwood making it the highest number of cases per 100,000 in the County, we need to be extra vigilant and take care when playing tennis. We are therefore introducing further guidance ... More

A call for help – photos from 1920-1980?

As some of you may be aware, we are fast approaching the centenary of our club and we are searching for memorabilia of the club. We have some wonderful items (check out this rule book!) but we are really struggling with photos of the courts, players, anything from the period 1920-1980. Think of your mother/grandmother? Do they have any tennis photos in ... More