ELTC Covid-19 Update – 4th January 2021 – Lockdown phase III

Dear Member You will all be aware by now of the Government's 3rd lockdown for England and the national imperative to stay at home, effective immediately. The LTA have just updated their website to state that "Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on 4 January of new national lockdown restrictions to be ... More

Elliswick LTC Newsletter – December 2020

Dear Members, Welcome to our December Newsletter. We hope you that you have all had a safe Christmas and have enjoyed the festive season. As we come to the end of what has been an unusual year, we, as a committee, would like to thank you all for your continued support.  Without you, our club wouldn’t be what it is ... More


Dear Member The news from the PM today about the heightened dangers of the Covid-19 variant is distressing. We have now received confirmation that Hertfordshire has now moved into the newly created Tier 4. This seems just short of lockdown. The LTA has issued brief updated guidance for tennis: Outdoor tennis ... More

ELTC COVID-19 UPDATE – 17/12/2020

Dear Member We have been made aware that a member has contracted Covid-19. All those members who played tennis with that member in the last few days have been informed of the position. We understand that the advice from NHS Test and Trace is that, provided we continue to abide by the rules when playing tennis (ie ... More

ELTC COVID-19 UPDATE – 02/12/2020

Dear Member   Today we have reopened the club for tennis play, as we had indicated that we would do a week ago. It is a pleasure to have the opportunity to be back on court and it was heart-warming to see the courts occupied once again.   The LTA have just this evening published their updated ... More


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Elliswick LTC Newsletter – November 2020

Dear Members, Welcome to our November Newsletter. Thank you to all those who attended the AGM on Saturday 21st November 2020.  We are pleased to inform you that the AGM went very smoothly, with over 80 members attending our first Zoom meeting and 46 members sending their apologies/proxies. Our President, Jim ... More


Dear Member Please see below the good news from the LTA confirming that we can reopen the club for play from the 2nd December onwards.  However, the club house remains closed for the time being.  As always, we will try to keep you informed of any updates from the LTA.   Following the confirmation by the Prime ... More

Elliswick Lawn Tennis Club Closure – Lockdown Part II – 04/11/2020

Dear Members You will all be aware by now of the Government's 2nd lockdown for England and the severe restrictions on social gathering, even outdoors. This starts tomorrow (Thursday 5th November 2020). Though the LTA has lobbied hard for outdoor tennis to continue during lockdown (even ... More

ELTC Coronavirus (Covid-19) – Update 01/11/2020

The Prime Minister has announced new national restrictions for England to be implemented from Thursday 5 November - Wednesday 2 December. The measures will have implications for recreational tennis activity –we will update our coronavirus guidance once we have received confirmed details from the LTA and from Government... More