The Connaught Club located in Chingford is situated in a beautiful position deep in the heart of Epping Forest on the borders of Essex and the borough of Waltham Forest. Historical research has shown that the original courts belonged to The Royal Forest Hotel and The Connaught was established as an independent club in 1885.

The Connaught Club offers a wide range of facilities such as:

  • Tennis
  • Squash
  • Bowls
  • Fitness
  • Social Bar

The club opens at 8.00am Monday through to Sunday and closes at 11.30pm. Tennis court’s available until 10.30pm and Squash courts available until 10.45pm. The Bowls season runs from April to September and can be played until dark!


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The Connaught Club is rich in History and Heritage. Read about our club and the benefits to our members.
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Averil Murphy – World Squash Champion

I am delighted to announce that one of our long standing members, Averil Murphy has recently won the World O65 Squash Masters in Hong Kong.  Averil, seeded number one, justified her top billing by dismissing France’s 3/4 seed Claire Bryars 11-8, 11-9. 11-1 in just 15 minutes to win her fifth title in a fourth […]

Lunch Time Quiz

The Connaught Club are hosting a Lunch Time Quiz on the 15th of August, starting at 11am. If you are interested in joining or hosting a table please contact us ASAP.

Rain-Proof Summer Tennis Camps

Coaching, Games, Drills, Skills, Matchplay and lots of fun! Summer camps for all ages from 5 years to 16 years. £20 per day or £90 per week.  10 am – 3 pm (lunch 12 – 1 pm) every day Wk 1    28th July – 1st August Wk 2   4th August – 8th August Wk 3   […]

Summer Squash Camps

Double Dot Squash Academy   Summer Squash camps   Each camp includes: Coaching, Drills, Skills, Games, Matchplay and lots of fun so come along.   Venue   : The Connaught Club, Rangers Road E4   Time:   10 am – 3 pm with lunch from 12-1pm   Cost:   £20 per day or £50 per […]

Double Success for Connaught Lady Bowlers!

Double Success for Connaught Lady Bowlers!!! Ladies Essex County Pairs Sylvia Bloomfield and Barbara Low had a convincing win over Wanstead Central in the County D Area Final of the Ladies Pairs on Monday 30th June. They will now compete in the Essex County Quarter Finals on Wednesday 9th July at Great Baddow. Ladies Essex County Fours Sylvia […]