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The festive tennis lunch on Saturday 16 December  saw chilly courts but a large turnout and abundance of Christmas jumpers and silly hats, lashings of hot mulled wine (thanks David Lord) and mince pies, followed by most of the M&S deli counter (thanks Bryan and Val) plus hot chips all provided free of charge to…

Members’ Christmas lunch at Fishbourne Tennis Club

Christmas comes to Fishbourne Tennis Club on Saturday 16 December with the club session in the morning followed by a FREE members-only buffet lunch in the hall at the Fishbourne Centre. Tennis starts as usual at 09.00 and everyone is encouraged to wear something festive, whether a Christmas jumper or full elf or Santa outfit.…

40 people and one horse enjoy Festive Tennis

FTC’s annual Festive Tennis day at the club just before Christmas brought out plenty of weird and wonderful costumes, not all of them centred around a red suit and white beard. About 40 gaily dressed people and one horse enjoyed the tennis, suitably fuelled by hot mulled wine, and a club-provided lunch in the Fishbourne Centre afterwards.…

Christmas is coming, and it’s you know what…

Yes, it could only be the Fishbourne Tennis Club annual Festive Dress-up day, this year on Saturday 19 December, 9-1pm (with lunch to follow in the Blue Room). Playing tennis while in fancy dress is a Fishbourne tradition going back decades. And members do take this particular bit of fun extremely seriously, as the pictures below show……