30 Results for author: Matthew Lewis

Tennis For Kids FREE in Burnham-On-Sea 2017

The Tennis for Kids programme is back in Burnham-On-Sea in 2017 and we are delighted to invite your school to get involved. What’s Tennis for Kids? Tennis for Kids was launched last year following Great Britain’s historic 2015 Davis Cup victory to inspire the next generation to play. With an initial goal to introduce 10,000 5-8 year olds to tennis ... More

Jo Gooden Ladies Doubles Tournament 2016

The Jo Gooden ladies doubles tournament was played at the Avenue Tennis Club recently with competitors from Avenue, Wedmore, Victoria, Wells and Yeovil taking part in this annual friendly tennis/social event.  The tournament is played in memory of Jo Gooden (Champion) who was a prominent participant in Avenue, County and National tennis as a junior and who ... More

Somerset Ladies Vets 70+ 20th April 2016

On Wednesday 20th April our Somerset ladies played Sussex at the Blackbrook Tennis Center, Taunton. Playing for Somerset were 1st pair (Capt) Stella Millard (Yeovil T.C) and Anne Wheeler (Street T.C) 2nd pair Lyn O'Dell (Avenue T.C) and Sheila Jenkins (Street T.C) Stella and Anne made a good start beating the 1st pair 6-1 6-3 as did Lyn and Sheila ... More


A team of 8 players from the Avenue Tennis Club hosted a touring team from Royal Wootton Bassetts Tennis Club on Saturday 14th Mar 16. The Avenue team of Richard Belfield, Colin Stead, Brian Phillips, Richard Mear, Kevin Burrow, Harry Burrow, Ian Phillips and Richard Jenkins paired off to play 4 ... More

GB Beats Japan 30-18 in Adult Davis Cup Social Doubles Event!.

Special thanks to everyone who turned out for the GB Vs Japan Adult Davis Cup Social Doubles. GB won the tie by 30 games to 18. More

Davis Cup Doubles Tournament – GB vs Japan!

Julie is organising a fun Davis Cup Doubles Tournament in conjunction with GB taking on Japan on Friday March 4th. Event commences at 7pm at Avenue Tennis Club. Participants can sign up on the club notice board or email julie@jwtennis.com. More

Easter School Holiday Tennis Camps 2016


LTA Winter 2015 newsletter – Includes Richard’s LTA Award!

  Click here to download a PDF copy of the LTA Somerset Winter 2015 Newsletter More

Happy New Year 2016!!!

Everyone at the Avenue Tennis Club wishes its members and players a very happy and prosperous new year!! More

Richard Powell scoops county award for LTA volunteer of the year 2015!

Richard Powell was presented on Sunday 6th December 2015 with an award from Somerset LTA for Volunteer of the year 2015. This was for his services to the club over the last 35 years and for generally being an awesome all round guy!. More