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Indoor tennis on the Churchill courts
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  • Players are organised into groups of 6 to 8 players of a similar standard
  • It is a mixed sex, singles league
  • Groups are put together by standard and there can be any combination of men and women in a group
  • Contact details are emailed and posted to each player's account page the day before the Round begins
  • Players arrange their own matches, book courts and share costs 
  • You can play on any court that suits both players


  • For anyone over the age of 18
  • We welcome beginners as well as advanced players


  • There are various scoring formats you can use for your match
  • Contact details are emailed and posted to each player's account page the day before the Round begins
  • Players are placed in groups according to previous results in the League and, for new players, their Player Standard Questionnaire
  • Each player attempts to play each of the other players in their group once during the Round
  • A point is awarded for each set won
  • If you complete 3 matches before the mid-point of a Round you receive 2 bonus points and a bonus prize
  • The winner of the group is the player with the most points at the end of the Round
  • The winner of the group wins a voucher for £20 to be spent in the Local Tennis League online shop

See here for the complete rules and regulations.


Getting started

New players will need to complete the player questionnaire before they can join a Round. Once you’ve signed up, and for returning players, you can join the next Round here.

For everything you need to know before you get started see the FAQs and review the Rules and Regulations, which all players agree to adhere to when playing in the Leagues.

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If you notice any of our venue information is out of date, missing court costs or opening hours please let us know.


Primary Venues

Richardson Dees Park

North Road, Wallsend, Tyne and Wear, NE28 8RH Tel: full venue details »

Crawford Park

Seatonville Road, Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear, NE25 9TR Tel: full venue details »

Souter Park

Marine Avenue, Monkseaton, Tyne and Wear, NE25 8AZ Tel: full venue details »

Other Venues


Churchill Community College, Churchill Street, Wallsend, NE28 7TN Tel: 07969863910 full venue details »

Rockcliffe Bowling & Tennis Club

Victoria Park, The Promonade, Whitley Bay, NE26 2BB Tel: 07488 227062 full venue details »

Club Venues

Beverley Park Lawn Tennis Club

Beverley Road, Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear, NE25 8JH Tel: 07883694140 full venue details »

"Brilliant! Met some great people who I continue to practice with. The league is a great way of getting back into tennis (I hadn't played for about 15 years)! Especially given the membership prices of some of the clubs! Looking forward to moving up a league which I know will be harder but it can only improve my game. Many thanks!", Keith Wood

Keith Wood

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Collapse AllNorth Tyneside Singles - Round 18 | Thursday 8 April 2021 to Wednesday 2 June 2021 (Midpoint: Wednesday 5 May 2021)

Current Rankings:

  1. Alan Gell
  2. David Lee
  3. Greg Fearon
  4. Peter Orchard
  5. Sandy Duncanson
  6. Simon Pound

Current Rankings:

  1. Craig Taylor [W1] 2
  2. Chris Murtagh [W1, L1] 2
  3. Louise Tupling [L1]
  4. Andrew O'Sullivan
  5. Jonathan Coultas
  6. Richard Jones

Match Results:

Reveal CommentChris Murtagh bt Louise Tupling (Apr 15) 6-4, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Lovely game at the coast. Neck and neck in both sets with just a few points separating us. Thanks Louise"  -- Chris
Reveal CommentCraig Taylor bt Chris Murtagh (Apr 13) 6-0, 7-5

Player Comments:

  • "A beautiful, sunny spring afternoon at Beverley Park heralded the return of tennis and our first match of the new league. Forget the first set. The match was all about the second set. The games swung back and forth, with most tied at Deuce, with some cracking long rallies and a lot of running from both players. Chris gained confidence and settled into his game in the second, serving several aces and hitting some decisive winners. In the end however, the dogged determination of the home player won out. An excellent match and a very enjoyable afternoon of tennis. Thanks lot Chris."  -- Craig

Current Rankings:

  1. Antony Cairns
  2. Cait Cairns
  3. Derek Place
  4. George Wright
  5. Joshua Kaufmann
  6. Peter McCue 9.2
  7. Peter OHara


Looking for previous matches? Visit the North Tyneside.
The results listed here include the current and previous round of Singles matches for North Tyneside.

Scoring Information:
You earn one point for every set you win. Players who complete three or more matches by the mid-point of the Round receive 2 bonus points and a bonus prize. Bonus prizes must be claimed within 28 days using the link emailed to the player.

Understanding the current rankings display: 
Player name, [LTA rating - if known], W - tally of wins, L - tally of losses, UF - tally of unfinished matches] 'n' - points won (if bonus points have been won a note to this effect is added).

Reporters of results are encouraged to leave a comment on the "Report Your Score" form.