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Finals Day 2012/13 Report

 

May 19th 2013 Denby Dale Tennis Club’s 2012 Championships finally took place eight months late: last year’s wet summer and the redevelopment of the courts meant that the matches had to be postponed until May 19th. Click above to view the Photo Gallery The Men’s Doubles and the Ladies Singles …

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Open Day: May 5th 2013

 

The Club's Open Day on May Bank Holiday Sunday was very successful. The sun shone and the courts and the surrounds looked splendid. There was a steady stream of people from opening through to the end of the event. In all over a dozen adults of varying abilities and more …

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Working Party Update: April 18th 2013

Almost all of the outside work around the courts has now been completed and it looks very smart. We just need the grass seed to grow to provide us with a lawned area either side of the new path. Inside the clubhouse there is still work to be done on …

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Working Party Update

Splendid effort on March 16th - concrete path now laid. Great turn-out of members to help - the job was pretty much done by 10.30am. Many thanks to all who helped. 25cm of snow last Friday and Saturday put paid to the scheduled working party. Hopefully we can get the …

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Working party. 2 February 2013

The first working party assembled at the tennis club on Saturday morning (2 February). About a dozen people turned up - most of the Board and some new faces - it was great that members other than Board  came down to help - thank you for coming along. Work on …

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Working Party Update

The weather seems to be conspiring against us - planned working parties have been 'snowed off'. Hopefully next weekend (Saturday 2 February) we can make a start on the work that must be carried out at the Club. Please join us on Saturday morning to get the path construction, tree …

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Working Party. Saturday 19 January 10am

The new tennis courts are now ready to be played on - in fact they need to be played on in order to 'bed down' the new surface. However (yes I know there is always something!) we need to carry out a considerable amount of landscaping to complete the project. …

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The Redeveloped Courts are Handed Over

 

Our new courts are finished! They were officially handed over to the Club by the contractors on December 18th 2012. Claire Howe, representing Kirklees Council attended. An official opening will be held in the spring. Although the courts will be ready for play once the nets are up, a lot …

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Cheques Presented to Tennis Club

 

Denby Dale Tennis Club Chairman, Les Simister,  Project Leader, Roland Sansom and Club members are presented with cheques to fund court re-development. Kirklees Council Cabinet member, Cllr Jean Calvert hands over a cheque for £50,000 on behalf of Kirklees Council and Simon Reevell MP presents a cheque for £50,000 on …

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