Uddingston Bowling & Tennis Club

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MAY 2022

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2022 LTA 10U County Cup Qualifying Event May 21st and 22nd 
This weekend our club is hosting the above event on request from LTA and Tennis Scotland. Our super facilities have encouraged this request and we are honoured to have this event at our club.
Our courts will be in use by teams from Yorkshire, North County, West and South of Scotland, from 9am until 6pm. 🎾😊🎾😊🎾😊
 
Pop down and visit the club, and see the up and coming future of tennis in our country.
 
Use the beer garden and of course our resident weekend amazing coffee provider:
Flat Flat White,
which will be selling teas, coffees, pastries, cakes and sandwiches between 9am and 2pm (it may close later if demand is high). ☕️🍩🥧
We have a bar in the club which sells soft drinks, crisps, etc. and of course perhaps a wee alcoholic refreshment for the adults. 🍷🍺
SEE YOU THERE AND ENJOY.
 
JUNIOR SOCIAL EVENING SESSION
This is for our JUNIOR MEMBERS and will start on Wednesday 25th May and run until Wednesday 29th June. It will recommence after the school summer break.
Time 6.30pm to 7.30pm
Hosted by Luke Wilson.
Please  ensure your contact telephone number is up to date, as Luke will have a list of our junior members and their telephone number (as given on joining club.)
We hope to see many of our juniors turning up and enjoying court time under supervision.
Luke has up to date credentials necessary to oversee our juniors.
PS. Please note :Only open to members of UBTC.
 
CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS 2022/23
Information has been sent out by email and on our Club WhatsApp group. Please look out for this and get your entries in by the closing date. Thank you.
 
TENNIS SECTION CLUB SOCIAL EVENT
Our Social Convenor, with help of course, has planned a club event on 25th* June. This purposely coincides with Eastbourne Tournament a precursor to the main grass event of Wimbledon.
More details to follow, but format will be similar to our super fun enjoyable evening in November last year.
*date tbc but 🤞 – SEE PHOTO BELOW
 
 
 FOOD MARKET
THIS WILL BE HELD IN CLUB CAR PARK ON SUNDAY 29th MAY FROM 10am to 3pm. COME ALONG AND SUPPORT THE ARTISAN VENDORS AND LET YOUR TASTE BUDS EXPERIENCE SOMETHING EXQUISITELY DIFFERENT.
 
MEMBERSHIP 
Thank you to all our members who have renewed their membership for season 2022/23. If you haven’t renewed we are sorry to see you go, we wish you well and thank you for being part of our journey. We hope to see you in the future. 
(Your email address will now be removed from our list.)
 
WhatsApp Group
We have a club WhatsApp Group chat to allow members to keep up to date with events and happenings at club. It also allows you to arrange hits with other members, hence the name, ‘Uddingston Tennis Hits’ 🤣
Our Wednesday Social evening is arranged on here, by letting Kathryn know you want to play that week.
 If you would like added to this just email club and let me know.
We also have a group chat for Sunday players, called ‘Sunday Smashers’, again 🤣 😉.
This too, is arranged weekly by adding your name and letting Annick or others know you intend playing. It is attended by beginners, or anyone needing to gain some confidence in play. It currently is on 11 am to 1pm. Let me know and I will get your name added if you want to join this group.
Note it is not on this Sunday due to the above LTA event.
 
NEW MEMBERS
We have had lots of new members and as we are a friendly welcoming club, please continue to say Hi, and make everyone feel part of our tennis family. 
 
CLUB BENEFITS
Watch this space for an exciting local benefit to our members, details to be finalised. 😉
Remember as members you have discount on bar prices, coaching, certain tennis shop items, free use of club lounge for functions* and hire of board room* for meetings, plus use of courts since we are a members only club.
*check dates and times with Club Secretary Steven McLaren
 
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