East Wavertree Lawn Tennis Club

129a Dunbabin Road, Childwall, Liverpool, L16 7QQ

East Wavertree Lawn Tennis Club is a busy and thriving Liverpool Tennis Club located close to the Childwall Fiveways roundabout, Liverpool.  We are an LTA affiliated tennis club and are also one of just a small number of Liverpool Tennis Clubs that are Tennis Clubmark accredited.


Located close to the East Wavertree/Childwall border, East Wavertree Lawn Tennis Club welcomes players of all ages, abilities and backgrounds, so whether you are thinking of taking up Tennis for the first time, or an experienced player looking for a new club, East Wavertree Lawn Tennis Club is the place for you.  Tennis is played at both a social and competitive level, and we currently have seven mens and three ladies teams entered within the leagues of the Liverpool and District Tennis Group, which is more than any other Tennis Club.

Club News

AGM - 13th Feb 2018
The Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday 13th February 2018 at 7.30pm in the large pavilion. Please make every effort to attend this meeting were an update will be given on the refurbishment of the Clubhouse with a review of 2017. If any member would like to stand for an Officer or Committee position as a new nomination please contact Marion McKee on mckee.anthony@sky.com or 07826857809

Christmas Cardio and Festive get together
We will be holding a Festive Cardio Tennis session on Sat 23rd Dec @ 2pm If you are interested in attending, please text Tia on 07592 807086 At 6pm on the same day we will be having a Christmas Social event including drinks, lottery draws and play your card right.

Wimbledon Ballot 2018
Once again, the club has qualified to be eligible for the Wimbledon Ballot 2018 Our ticket allocation is based on the no. of members who choose to opt in to the Wimbledon Ballot on the official LTA website. We are encouraging all members to opt in to help maximise our ticket allocation. To opt-in visit the LTA WEBSITE to register.

Halloween Karaoke
We will be holding a 'Halloween Karaoke' (fancy dress optional) on Saturday 28th October in the large pavilion from 8pm. There will be a good selection of drinks available at reduced prices and free nibbles provided! Fancy dress is not compulsory but any efforts made will be appreciated. For those who have been before, you know what a great, professional, fun night this will be, and for those who haven't yet been, why not come along and see for yourself what you're missing out on! The venue is actually ideal for this social event as there will be plenty of room for comfortable seating and tables, and it already has its own ready-made dance floor! As there is nowhere specific at the moment to add your name, We would ask that if you're definitely planning to attend, that you contact Lin either on the E.wav WhatsApp group, or on 07938723713 As you can appreciate, this event will take quite a lot of planning and coordinating to m ake it as good (if not better) than those we have hosted in the clubhouse, so we would really appreciate it if you can let me know as soon as possible if you would like your name added. There will be no cost for this social event.

Cardio Tennis
Dont miss out on Cardio Tennis this Winter. Tennis, fitness, fun and music for all. Its a great oportunity to work on our individual fitness levels, as well as making sure we arent rusty at the start of the season. Every Sunday from 10am until 11am, sessions will be run by Tia Morris and cost 3 for members (5 non-members) Start your Sunday in the right way! Sessions start from Sunday 24th September

Club Tournaments
The draws for all 2017 tournaments have now been made. Please click here for details.

Association AGM
The East Wavertree Association AGM takes place on Wednesday 26th July at 7.30pm, a complimentary drink is available for those attending. Also as it's social night, there's Social Tennis, and you can claim a free pie and also have the chance to win over 200 with Play Your Cards Right

Summer Olympics
The club is hosting an Olympic Games Day on Saturday 12th August from 4.00pm Please sign up in the clubhouse.

Tony Edwards Memorial Trophy 2017
The annual Tony Edwards Memorial Trophy takes place on Sat 22nd July starting at 11.30am. This will be followed by a barbecue (6pm approx) and also a Karaoke Night. Barbecue will cost 5 and there will be a small charge for Karaoke too. Please sign-up in the clubhouse and ensure you are able to attend if entering the tournament (and also advise the organisers of any need to withdraw)

Sat 24th June - Karaoke Night
The club is hosting a Karaoke Night on Saturday 24th June Why not come along, have a few drinks, meet fellow members and turn yourself into a pop superstar.

Social Tennis Nights
Wednesday Night is EWLTC Club Night Social Tennis will be followed at 9.30pm by Play Your Cards Right You can win the Jackpot. Also there will be a pie and pint offer with a free pie with your first drink, even if you are not playing tennis come on down for a drink. Please give your support to this new and fresh approach to Wednesday Social Tennis

Come and Join Us
Why not come and join @EWLTC for Social, Match and Veterans Tennis in 2017, rates available here Players of all abilities welcome!

Start of Season Tournament
We are holding a Start of Season Tournament on Saturday 15th April Please sign-up to enter in the Club House by Thurs 13th April

Match Practice
Match Practice for the 2017 season will start on Sunday 2nd April Men's : 10.00am - 12.30pm Ladies : 12.30pm - 2.00pm

Junior Tennis Coaching 2017
The 2017 Junior Tennis Coaching Programme details are now available. This includes regular coaching sessions, Easter Camps and Summer Camps Click Here for further details.

Fun Bar Olympics Night
Brian Haywood and John Fishwick (The Fish) are hosting a Fun Fool's Bar Olympics night on Sat 1st April @ 7.00pm Teams will play as a pair, so if you have a partner, enter both names, if you haven't, please enter yourself and we are sure somebody will add their name to make a team. If you can decide to have a team colour/outfit that would be good. Sign-up sheets are in the Clubhouse.

Bar Volunteers Required
Each season we rely on bar volunteers to operate the bar on week nights during April-August. If you are interested in helping out, please contact Phil Duke on 07901 336540 No experience is necessary as full training is provided. You even get your own club house key and can ensure you are served very quickly :-)

AGM 2017
The 2017 AGM wil take place on Thursday 2nd Feb 2017 An Agenda will be sent out prior to the meeting. Any member wishing to stand for an Officer or Committee position as a new nomination should contact Marion McKee on mckee.anthony@sky.com or on 07826857809 by Monday 23rd January 2017

Wimbledon Ballot 2017
We are asking all members to Opt In to the Wimbledon Ballot, whether you wish to go to Wimbledon or not. The more members who do Opt In the more tickets we receive as a club. If you have any difficulties in accessing the LTA website and need your British Member number we can probably help you with this. Existing BTM members will need to login to their LTA account, if you are a new member you will need to obtain your BTM No. prior to registering on the LTA Website, to obtain your BTM No. please email BOTH info@ewltc.co.uk and mckee.anthony@sky.com and you should receive a response. You can also see your BTM No. (If registered) by logging in to the club website and clicking on MY PROFILE in the top right hand corner. If you wish to contact the LTA directly the number is 020 8487 7000 Thank you to those members who have opted in already - 34 of you to date! Visit LTA Website for more details

Friday Night is Quiz Night
Quiz Night returns each and every Friday @ 8.30pm There will be a guest quiz master each week so the format should be varied. Come on down for a fun evening, all abilities welcome.

Trophy Presentation Evening 2016
The 2016 Trophy Presentation Evening will be held at Maranto's on Lark Lane on Sat 8th October once again. Entry is free for competitors. The night includes Trophy presentation, Food, Music and Lottery Draw.

* Non Competitors can still sign-up and pay the 12 entry fee to a bar member by Sunday 2nd Oct *

Macmillan Coffee Morning
The club is hosting a Macmillan Coffee Morning on Fri 30th Sept at 10.00am Coffee, Tea and Cakes will be available all morning, please come along to support, all welcome.

EWLTC 2016 Fairlawn Trophy Champions
EWLTC are the 2016 Fairlawn Trophy Champions after a 6-2 Final win vs Widnes Tennis Academy. Congratulations to both teams for making it an enthralling Final.

Tony Edwards Memorial Trophy 2016
The Tony Edwards Memorial Trophy took place on
Saturday 23rd July 2016 A great competitive day was had in glorious sunshine. The Winners of the 2016 Trophies were:- Bob York & Graham Lea / Maggie Santer & Barbara Colman Videos available here... Ladies Winners Mens Winners Pictures on Facebook

Imagine Charity Appeal
The club is attempting to raise some funds for the local charity imagine, this is a relatively small charity which specialises in Mental Health Issues. Club member Rob Stewart has arranged a charity football match on Fri 14th Aug at 7pm at Hope University, Taggart Avenue, please come along and give your support if you can, Rob is suggesting all spectators make a donation on the night. Come on down and watch some members roll back the years (i.e. play football as rubbish as they did 20 years ago) Afterwards it's back to the clubhouse for a few beers, sandwiches and snacks. It's a charity which is close to the hearts of members at this point in time, if you would like to donate please come and join us or click here We raised a staggering 1000 (exc gift aid) - thanks to all those who took part and/or helped/donated

Tony Edwards Memorial Trophy 2015
The annual Tony Edwards Memorial Tennis Tournament took place on Sunday 28th June 2015. The weather was great and we had an amazing barbecue also. Mens Winners Bob York and John Dougherty Ladies Winners Aki Lea & Anne Keenan Lottery Winners 1st 100 - Val Freeman 1st 100 - Pip Kelsey 2nd 61 - Bob York 3rd 5 - Lisa Handley Pics/Videos available on facebook

Tony Edwards Memorial Trophy 2014
The Tony Edwards Memorial Trophy took place on
Saturday 28th June 2014 A great competitive day was had and we just about beat the weather. The Winners of the 2014 Trophies were:- Rob Johnson & John Dougherty / Lin Stoddart & Terri Webster

Tony Edwards Memorial Trophy 2013
The Tony Edwards memorial trophy took place on Saturday 29th June 2013. A great day with good weather was had by all, followed by an evening barbecue. The Winners of the 2013 Trophies were:- Keith Owens & Mike Mangan / Fiona Timmins & Helen Ford Click Here to see the slideshow of the day

Tony Edwards Memorial Trophy - Sun 1st July
The Tony Edwards memorial trophy took place on Sunday 1st July 2012. A great day with fantastic weather was had by all, followed by an evening barbecue. The Winners of the 2012 Trophies were:- Mike Waller & Da Qi / Anne Buckton & Anne Walton

2011 Tony Edwards Memorial Trophy
The Tony Edwards memorial trophy took place on Saturday 4th June 2011. A great day with fantastic weather was had by all, followed by an evening barbecue. The Winners of the 2011 Trophies were:- Robert Dobson & Matt Raynor / Tina Darling & Colette Macfarlane


We have six modern artificial grass courts which members can make use of throughout the year, and social tournaments, events and barbeques are arranged on a regular basis, particularly throughout the summer, the height of the tennis season.

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During the height of the tennis season, you are almost guaranteed to be able to play tennis whenever you want, as we have members playing regularly throughout the week, we also usually have a number of keen members who continue to play tennis throughout the winter months.  The online club calendar keeps members informed of matches, events and any other things happening at the club, all year round.


We cater for both Adults and Juniors alike with coaching facilities available at the club.  You can contact Head Tennis Coach Ian Malabar for more details about our Tennis Coaching programmes, Junior Easter Camps and Junior Summer Camps, you can also take a look at our dedicated coaching section for further information.

We also have a thriving Veterans Tennis group who arrange social tennis on Tuesdays and Fridays throughout the main season as part of Merseyside Veterans Tennis Association.  The group continues indoor throughout the winter months.

For Veterans Tennis Enquiries please contact Eddie Murphy on 0151 489 2132 or E-Mail Eddie Murphy

If you are interested in joining EWLTC, please use the contact form to make an enquiry or contact the club on 0151 722 3455, alternatively you can contact the Club Captain (Brian Haywood) on 07761233867 and you can also download or print a membership application form

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Tennis - ATP World Tour: Headline News

Nadal Survives Tomic Test, Joins Monfils In Stuttgart SF

Fourth seed Gael Monfils kicked off play at the MercedesCup on Friday with a win over home favourite Philipp Kohlschreiber.

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Haase, Mahut Surge Into 's-Hertogenbosch SF

Robin Haase continued his quest to claim victory on home soil, advancing to the Topshelf Open semi-finals with a 6-7(4), 6-4, 7-6(3) win over Ivo Karlovic on Friday.

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Nadal Survives Baghdatis Clash; Tomic Ends Haas' Comeback

Top seed Rafael Nadal came through a tough opening match Thursday at the MercedesCup, battling past Marcos Baghdatis 7-6(5), 6-7(4), 6-2 to reach the quarter-finals in Stuttgart.

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Goffin Reaches 's-Hertogenbosch QFs; Mahut Upsets Defending Champion Bautista Agut

Nicolas Mahut upset defending champion and third seed Roberto Bautista Agut 6-2, 6-4 on Thursday to reach the quarter-finals of the Topshelf Open in ‘s-Hertogenbosch. David Goffin also advanced to the quarter-finals, while top doubles seeds Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Teach reached the semi-finals.

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Cilic/Kohlschreiber Drive Green In Stuttgart, Rojer/Tecau Leads Kids' Clinics In Den Bosch

It hasn't all been about tennis for players this week. ATPWorldTour.com provides a recap of the highlights.

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Monfils' Added Motivation In Stuttgart; Troicki Beats Teen

Gael Monfils doesn’t just want to do well for himself this week at the MercedesCup. The Frenchman is also under pressure from his fitness trainer to claim his first grass-court title in Stuttgart, not least because of the Mercedes on offer for the winner.

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Home Favourite Haase Reaches 's-Hertogenbosch QFs

Home favourite Robin Haase reached the Topshelf Open quarter-finals for the first time in seven appearances on Wednesday in ‘s-Hertogenbosch as he upset seventh seed Fernando Verdasco 7-6(4), 6-3.

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