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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
  • For 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 their ITF World Tennis Number
  • 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 play 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.


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New players will need to create an account with us and include their LTA Advantage Number before joining 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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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 »
Report your results

Collapse AllNorth Tyneside Singles - Round 24 | Thursday 16 June 2022 to Wednesday 10 August 2022 (Midpoint: Wednesday 13 July 2022)

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Luke Walker 1 1 0 0 2 W
2 Simon Pound 2 1 1 0 2 WL
3 Stephen Bowens 1 0 1 0 0 L
4 Alfie Briggs 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Chris Murtagh 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Peter Orchard 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Sandy Duncanson 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Seth Ridley 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Stuart Milne 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentSimon Pound bt Stephen Bowens (Jun 24) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Another good match with Steve. Being members of the same club we’ve played a few times before. Our last match was a long three setter but I was able to get the upper hand for this match with some consistent serving. Quite a few games went to deuce but I was able to edge a lot of them. Thanks for the match Steve!"  -- Simon
Reveal CommentLuke Walker bt Simon Pound (Jun 18) 7-5, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "My first time at Beverley, conditions were not perfect on the day as the wind decided to pick up. The first set was a close affair with Simon hitting some great serves and returns however I just managed to nick the break and hold. The second set was very similar to the first in which I was constantly under pressure to hold serve but just managed to be that little bit more consistent. Credit to Simon for a good match. "  -- Luke

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 Mark Dryden 3 2 1 2 7 WLW
2 Daniel Smith 2 2 0 0 4 WW
3 Craig Taylor 1 1 0 0 2 W
4 Cait Cairns 1 0 1 0 0 L
5 James Straughan 1 0 1 0 0 L
6 Graeme Dickson 2 0 2 0 0 LL
7 COLIN THOMSON 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Keith Wood 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Phil Kirton 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentMark Dryden bt Cait Cairns (Jun 24) 6-3, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "A good match of tennis with Cait on a hot morning at Beverley. Lots of long rallies with Cait’s superb court coverage. Nice to meet you Cait and good luck with your remaining matches!"  -- Mark
Reveal CommentCraig Taylor bt Mark Dryden (Jun 23) 4-6, 6-3, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "We have played each other quite a few times now ( Too often, Mark might say!), and the matches are always really close and competitive. For once, the conditions were perfect - a sunny 22 degrees with no wind or rain to use as an excuse. A very cagey first set which probably could have gone either way, but Mark showed greater consistency and determination to take it 6-4 after around an hour's play. That consistency gradually swung my way for the other two sets as I began to claw my way ahead and actually hit one or two winners. As ever, a really enjoyable match played in good spirit. Thanks Mark."  -- Craig
Reveal CommentDaniel Smith bt James Straughan (Jun 22) 6-2, 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Good game in sweltering conditions. Cheers and good luck in your remaining games"  -- Daniel
Reveal CommentMark Dryden bt Graeme Dickson (Jun 22) 6-0, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "A lovely warm evening for tennis at Souter Park. A lot closer than the scoreline suggests with many games going to deuce. Thanks for the game Greame and good luck with your remaining matches! "  -- Mark
Reveal CommentDaniel Smith bt Graeme Dickson (Jun 18) 7-6 (8-6), 6-3

Player Comments:

  • "Great game in lovely weather. I served for the first set at 5-4 but Graeme broke me back and had some set points at 5-6 but it ended up going to a long tiebreak I took 8-6. I ended up 5-1 up second set but again Graeme broke me back when serving and held to make it 5-3, I fought off a couple more break points to eventually serve it out 6-3. Cheers for a good game :) "  -- Daniel

Current Rankings:

Pos. Name Played P Won W Lost L Bonus BNS Total PTS Form
1 George Wright 1 1 0 0 2 W
2 Peter OHara 1 1 0 0 2 W
3 Jim Maguire 2 1 1 0 2 WL
4 Philip Miles 1 0 1 0 0 L
5 Sandra Collins 1 0 1 0 0 L
6 Gregory Bignot 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Mick Paterson 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Peter McCue 0 0 0 0 0 0

Match Results:

Reveal CommentJim Maguire bt Philip Miles (Jun 25) 6-0, 6-0

Player Comments:

  • "The match was played in sunny, but very blustery conditions. I’m afraid the conditions affected Phil more than I and I ran out a comfortable winner."  -- Jim
Reveal CommentGeorge Wright bt Sandra Collins (Jun 23) 6-2, 6-4

Player Comments:

  • "Lovely evening down at Collingwood again to play Sandra. Both played some great shots and plenty of back and forth on the score, especially in the second set. Thanks Sandra and I'm sure we will play again soon."  -- George
Reveal CommentPeter OHara bt Jim Maguire (Jun 21) 7-5, 6-2

Player Comments:

  • "Enjoyable match played in warm muggy conditions. Very competitive first set with some excellent rallies, back n forth breaks of serve and great winners from both players. Both players ran out of steam in second set but good match overall. Best of luck in your remaining matches Jim."  -- Peter


Looking for previous matches? Visit the North Tyneside archive. 

The results listed here include the current and previous Rounds matches for North Tyneside.

Scoring Information:

You earn one point for every set you win. Players who play 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: 

Players' names, 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.