The end two courts of the sports hall are available to book for badminton, pickleball, table tennis or small classes. National guidelines for the sport concerned must be followed. You will need your own bats and balls/shuttlecocks.
You may be interested to know how our air handling system works. It is very efficient and it does not recyle the air. It draws in fresh air as described here. This is an important point for your safety in these times.
Tennis courts can now be booked through the booking page or by ringing the Community Centre. The cost is £5 for non-members and it’s free for members of the Tennis Club. The rules for playing safely can be found here.
For further information, please phone Mark Jarman on 01608 811692, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to the tennis club website.
Guidelines from Pickleball England for playing safely can be found here.
If you are interested in trying Pickleball, please contact Vijay on: 01993 891043 or email: email@example.com.
Here is a useful guide to Pickleball, explaining the rules and how it is played.
Guidelines from Table Tennis England for playing safely can be found here.
Table tennis can be played on the patio or in the sports hall, singles only unless you are from the same household. You will need to use your own bats and balls. Please ring the centre if you are interested.
Badminton courts can now also be booked by phoning or using our booking system. Singles only unless each team is from the same family. You will need your own equipment.
Guidelines from Badminton England for playing safely can be found here. This is what the guidance of 23rd July 2020 said about indoor play:
Phase 2: Indoor badminton restarts – 25th July 2020
The phone number is 01608 811878 and it is manned 9am-5pm seven days a week. You can ring us for practical help, shopping etc. We have a big team of volunteers who can help you.