News from Rainford Tennis Club
Mayor of St Helens opens new tennis courts in Rainford(May 18, 2014)
The Mayor of St Helens, Councillor Andy Bowden, visited Rainford Tennis Club today to officially open our new courts, as part of the Great British Tennis Weekend.
There were free sessions of Mini Tennis, Cardio Tennis and Tennis Xpress before the Mayor officially cut the ribbon on the three new courts at the Jubilee Recreation Ground. There was then an exhibition match, which included Sierra Leone international Samuel Jalloh, Rainford's Dave Scott, Great Britain Wheelchair Tennis player, Tony Knappett and up-and-coming junior, Maisie Lavelle.
“We would like to thank everyone who came along today to try tennis for the first time” said Club Chairperson, Helen Bligh.