Join Us​

You are welcome to visit the club and enjoy ample car parking. Then savour the 5 synthetic courts with floodlighting and meet new friends at the clubhouse.​​

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Social Tennis


Every Saturday from 1pm.

    Yes, we play tennis.......
​Socially and/or in competition.
​Then we retire to the licenced Banter Lounge for tea, cake, beer or wine, quiz nights, pool and darts evenings............ 

Team Tennis


Sunday 12th May                              Coloured team tournament

Saturday 18th May                           American Tournament ( hosted by Mike Walker )

​Saturday 8th June                            Captain's Day and BBQ

Monday 17th June                            Professional Stringing company filming and demo

Saturday 6th July                            Wimbledon-themed American Tournament

​Saturday 7th Sept                            Finals Day

Sunday 8th Sept                              Finals Day 

See notice board for information on the above events
More events coming soon...

News updates

Social Events

​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Southend Lawn Tennis Club 

Welcome to....

This coming summer, we have teams playing in both the Leigh & Westcliff and Essex Senior's League.

Anyone interested in playing should contact the playing committee of Dawn Backhouse, Graham Wells or Graham Taylor.


Anyone for Tennis?​​

Club Open Summer Tournament are up and running. Get playing like Steve and David below, who have already played their first round in the Men's Veterans Doubles

Tennis Events

Essex Team Captains:                                          

- Mens over 45 First team: Graham Taylor    

- Mens over 45 Second team: Alan Worsdale

- Mens over 55 Team: Mick Davis


Summer & Winter competitions. 

Singles, doubles/mixed for ladies and gents. 

American Tournaments, Social,

Local district club leagues,

Turbo Tennis, Cardio Tennis.....

Learn to Play

Whatever your standard, you are welcome to join us and benefit​ from our two LTA qualified coaches;

       Annie and Jon

Free for our younger members!

Saturday 23rd February                      Wine Tasting

Sunday 28th April                               Social and Breakfast

Saturday 4th May                               Indian Meal: 18:45 - For members and guests - contact: Lorna Lawrie

Saturday 8th June                              BBQ after Captain's Day American Tournament

Saturday 6th July                               Strawberries and Cream + Pimms at our Wimbledon-themed tournament


Leigh & Westcliff Team Captains:                       

- Ladies team: Dawn Backhouse

- Mixed First team: James Driscoll

- Mixed Second team: James Driscoll

- Mixed Third team: Sandra Collins

- Mens First team: Graham Wells

- Mens Second team: David Harris

- Mens Third team: Steve Jennings

- Practice Wall - Building materials arrived and unloading in progress with John and David Harris and David Hill. Construction commencing in - JUNE 

- Hanging Baskets have arrived

- Club/LTA Southend Schools Initiative week commencing: 3rd June