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.
The Connaught Club have some of the best Tennis faciliities anywhere. Read about our Tennis club and what we have to offer.

Rain Proof Half Term Tennis Camps

If you know anyone between 5 and 16 who would be interested in joining our rain proof tennis camps in the half term week please contact Andrew on 07977570823 or email afoster@wimx.org.uk

Tennis AGM – Sunday 2nd November

The Tennis AGM will take place on Sunday 2nd November at 10.30 a.m.  Please note the nomination sign up sheet is located in the foyer of the Club should anyone wish to apply for a position.

Bowls AGM – Sunday 26th October

The Bowls AGM will take place in the pavilion on Sunday 26th October from 10 am – 12 noon.  If you would like to see a copy of the previous minutes before the meeting then please contact the office.

Winter Indoor bookings

The bubble will be going up on Wednesday 1st October.  All winter bookings will commence from this date.

Family Race Night – Saturday 11th October

Come along and enjoy this fun family evening.  The Race Night starts at 7 pm and tickets are priced at £5 per person.  This includes a finger buffet.  If you cannot attend on the night then why not Sponsor a Race, Buy a horse or just place a bet.