It gives me great pleasure to announce that Crowthorne Tennis Club has won the Berkshire Club of the Year award for 2020.
The Berkshire Winter League schedule is now available and the dates can be seen by downloading the Calendar.
Wednesday 3 June
Two tons of topsoil arrived at 9:30 and a number of volunteers were on hand to barrow it to the damaged areas and continue the good work that had begun a month ago. This was a different material from last time but, as well as repairing the parts which were not done last time, it was used to improve and stabilise the existing repairs which have already shown good growth of grass. Many thanks to all of the helpers.
The 2020 Annual General Meeting took place on Friday 28 February when the subscriptions for the new season starting 1st April were agreed. PLEASE NOTE that any new member joining in March should set the subscription calculator to April and their membership will start immediately so that they receive the remaining part of March free of charge. If any current member introduces a new adult member to the club (not one of your immediate family), they will receive a 10% discount off their next season’s subscription. So it’s worth persuading a friend to join now as they get the rest of March free and you get 10% off your 2020/21 subscription!
Since the proposed new format for Thursday Night Match Practice was announced in the December newsletter, there have been a number of suggestions for improvements and to make it fairer for all sections of the club. It’s not always easy to get things exactly right first time so some modifications have been made to reflect the mood of the feedback and hopefully most of you will be happy with these changes. Further discussions at February’s AGM has led to the following guidelines…