TENNIS: Chatteris St Peter’s Tennis Club serves up a successful Great British Tennis Weekend event

Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club welcomed over 70 of the local community for its latest Great British

Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club welcomed over 70 of the local community for its latest Great British Tennis Weekend (GBTW) event on May 14. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Chatteris St Peter’s Tennis Club welcomed over 70 of the local community for its latest Great British Tennis Weekend (GBTW) event.

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

The club’s four tennis courts were packed out on a sunny afternoon last Sunday, with two mini nets set up for youngsters.

Face painting and a free prize draw were also on offer, with t-shirts and tennis balls handed out as prizes.

Simon Grainger of Chatteris Tennis Club said: “Once again we were delighted to welcome so many visitors.

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

“Everyone joined in, including children parents and grandparents. The atmosphere was very friendly with smiling faces all day.


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“It was a terrific day – thanks to all those who came along.”

The club is set to host another Great Brittish Tennis Weekend later in the summer.

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

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GBTW is a nationwide ‘open days’ campaign with the aim of driving more people to play tennis by offering free opportunities to play.

• For more information, visit www.chatteristennis.com or call 01354 695014.

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from Chatteris St Peters Tennis Club;s Great British Tennis Weekend. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

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