Quizzers wanted for quiz and barbecue on 1 June

Calling all FTC quiz addicts…FTC members wanted to form a team (or teams…) for the Fishbourne Centre Quiz and Grill  on Friday 1 June from 7pm. All the details in the poster. Come on tennis players, let’s show the cricketers, footballers, lawn bowlers and croqueters (?) how much we know… You can download an entry…

Court 2 carpet cometh!

Work is now well under way on resurfacing Court No2 with Tiger Turf Advantage Pro artificial grass. Paul (in picture) from 1st Surface Ltd is making rapid progress and expects to be finished by Friday 18 May. We need to leave the court a minimum of 48 hours before playing on it. So perhaps it…

Nikki’s American Tournament picture gallery

The club’s American Tournament on Sunday 6 May was a great success in scorching weather and enjoyed by all. The day was brilliantly organised by Gareth, and special thanks to: Jim – setting up, Trevor – BBQ, Peggy – Scorer, Nicola & Jean  – Food.  Roy & June tips & guidance. Gareth has said he is…

Minutes of 2018 FTC annual general meeting

FISHBOURNE TENNIS CLUB MINUTES OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING HELD ON 18 APRIL 2018 The meeting was held at the Fishbourne Centre, attended by 22 members, and the following Committee Members: David Lord (chair), Bryan Doling(treasurer), Sue Bargery, Kate Gurl (welfare), Sam Hart, Bob Murray (vice-chair), Gareth Price and Ivor Smith (membership); and Alex Bone (Generation…

FTC’s Wimbledon ticket winners

The club held its draw for the 16 pairs of Wimbledon tickets allocated to the club this year after the FTC AGM at the Fishbourne Centre on 18 April. The numbers were pulled out of the barrel by Generation Tennis’s Alex Bone, and many of the winners were in the room to hear the good…

All FTC’s winter league results

Seven Fishbourne teams took part in the LTA’s Portsmouth & District winter league 2017/18. Dozens of the club’s players, some in their 20s, some in their 70s,  took part, and there were many notable successes through the season. Highlights? There were strong second-place finishes for the new men’s No2 team, in its first competitive season,…

April Newsletter and upcoming events

Dear Fishbourne Tennis Club member, Welcome to the latest regular email update of the exciting things happening at your tennis club. DATES FOR YOUR DIARY  18 April, Wednesday 7.30 for 8pm: Fishbourne Tennis Club Annual General Meeting and Wimbledon ticket ballot, Fishbourne Centre Blue Room with free refreshments  6 May, Sunday, 10am: American Tournament; sign…