The Connaught Club

News & Events

Essex Ladies Senior Cup

Congratulations to our ladies who defeated Hutton and Shenfield in the semi finals of the Ladies Senior Cup.  The final will be held on Sunday 8th July at Woodford Wells.

Whites and Woodies Tennis Social

The Club will be running a Whites and Woodies ‚ÄčTennis Tournie on Saturday 21st July from 2-4 pm followed by BBQ.  Everyone welcome.  Please sign up at the Club or contact the office. 

Adult Social Tennis Tournament

Bank Holiday Monday Social Tournament from 10:30-12:30 followed by BBQ lunch.  £5 entry or £10 with lunch.  Everyone welcome including those who want to come along just for the BBQ. 

Great British Tennis Weekend

The Club will be hosting a Great British Tennis Weekend event on Saturday 2nd June.  During the day there will be a number of free groups and tennis sessions that anyone can join in.  To confirm your space please log on to  Everyone welcome so please come along and bring your friends too.  

An Evening of Soul and Motown with Tony T

Come along and enjoy a great night of music and dancing.  Tickets priced at £5 per person and available from the Club office or bar.  Spaces limited so please reserve your ticket asap. 

Quiz Night - Saturday 21st April 2018

Come along and enjoy our regular Quiz Night.  Tickets priced at £10 and include fish/chicken and chip supper.  

Connaught Easter Tennis Open Tournament

The Connaught Easter Open covers all age groups from U8 to adult singles and doubles.  Entries open 1st March and close 30th March 2018.  To enter please log on the the LTA site using the tournament code:  ESS18S0041.

Volunteer’s Weekend

With the success of last year's Volunteer's Day, we have decided to repeat the event.  This year it will be held on 17th and 18th March from 10 am - 5 pm. If you are able to help in anyway, with painting, gardening, cleaning or general maintenance then please sign up.  Refreshments will be provided all day with a BBQ on the Sunday.

Valentine’s Karaoke and Disco

Valentines Karaoke and Disco - Saturday 10th February 7.30 pm till late.

Come along and join in the fun.  £10 per ticket including buffet with all proceeds going towards Marie Cure Cancer Fund.

Greg Rusedski and Ronnie O’Sullivan have a hit at the Connaught

Greg Rusedski and Ronnie O'Sullivan surprised members by turning up for a hit at the Connaught Club.  The event was organised by Eurosport with Ronnie appearing to be the target for Greg's fierce serve.

Quiz Night - Saturday 20th January from 7.30 pm

Come along and take part in this popular Quiz Night.  Tickets £10 per person including Fish/Chicken and Chip supper.  To reserve your place or table please contact either the office or Caroline Varda. 

Connaught Club AGM - Sunday 21st January 2018 10 am

The Connaught Club Annual General meeting will be held on Sunday 21st January at 10 am.  Everyone welcome to attend

Children’s Halloween Treasure Hunt

A fun, lively Halloween Treasure hunt in a very safe environment.  Don't forget to bring a torch!  Prizes for best costume.  £5 per child entry includes hotdog and hot chocolate.

Harri Varda Adult and Child Annual Tournament

Our annual Parent and child tournament will be held on Saturday 9th September from 12-5 pm.  Please sign up at the Club if you wish to play.

Bank Holiday Tennis Social

Adult Tennis Social from 11 am - 1 pm followed by BBQ.  Everyone welcome.  Please sign up if you intend to play or just want to enjoy the tennis and BBQ.

Parent and Child

Parents play alongside the junior on the correct size court for the junior involved.  Juniors must be aged between the ages of 5 and 14 on date of tournament.   4-7 pm followed by BBQ.  £15 per team (1 child and 1 adult).

‘She Rallies’ with Judy Murray

The Connaught Club were host to the She Rallies event on Monday 8th May with Judy Murray. The day was a great success with over 80 coaches and players experiencing the event. Well done to everyone involved!

 Judy was extremely impressed with the Club, quoting on Twitter: 

“What a great club. Old school. So good to see shale courts and hard courts” 

“Fantastic atmosphere all day and gr8 cake”

Congratulations to Fabian Young

Congratulations to Fabian Young who won the Coolhurst U9 Tournament on Sunday 27th November 2016 – making it his 6th tournament win this year including a Grade 3 win at Chandos in the Summer. Well done Fabian!

Tennis Tuesdays

These fun sessions are suitable for all improver ladies.  The session takes place every Tuesday and runs from 7.30-8.30 p.m.  Cost is £7.50 per session or £5 if paying half termly in advance.