Harrogate & District Tennis League 2015

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BWE Harrogate & District Tennis League Annual Tournament:

The annual tournament took place from Sun 7th to Sat 13th June 2015 at Racquets with some matches at Harlow. THANKS TO THE MANY SPECTATORS WHO CAME TO WATCH THE FINALS AT RACQUETS ON SATURDAY.

Full results, report and pictures available in the Tournament section above.


Harrogate Spa's new courts at Claro Park are not ready, so they are going to use the three tarmac courts at Harrogate High School, to the left of the Hockey Club, Ainsty Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG1 4AP 01423 548800.

Matches affected:

Wednesday 17 June Spa v Knaresborough B
Wednesday 24 June Spa v Almscliffe A
Wednesday 1 July Spa v West Tanfield B
Wednesday 8 July Spa v Thirsk C
Wednesday 15 July Spa v Burton Leonard

Match Reports:

Our League Secretary, Carolyn Rothwell, is regularly dropping in at Member Clubs to watch matches in all divisions. Her reports usually appear weekly in the local press.

These reports are now included on this web site, in the Fixtures/Results section. READ THEM NOW.


The Committee are pleased to announce that BWE Recruitment of Harrogate have kindly agreed to sponsor the League for a second season, thanks to Emma Hindle of Starbeck.

This helps to provide continued financial stability for the League, and in particular allows the Annual Tournament to operate on a free entry basis, which contributes to its great popularity.

Amendments to League Constitution and Rules: 23rd March 2015

The links above to League Constitution and Rules now show changes voted at the AGM highlighted in yellow. It is the responsibility of each club to ensure that team captains read and adhere to the rules. Ignorance is not an excuse for failing to do so.....

Annual Dinner Dance & Presentation Evening: Friday 2nd October 2015

After several successful years at The Bridge, Walshford the Committee thought that a change was required. The White Hart Hotel, Harrogate has been booked for Friday 2 October. More details later.

2015 AGM held at Harrogate Racquets Club: Monday 9 February 2015 at 7.45pm

The minutes of the AGM can be viewed in Microsoft Word format.


Individual Performances in 2014:

Individual performance records for 2014 are now available, arranged by Club, and also showing the best performers in each division. You can download the files under Fixtures/Results - Individuals.


The Academy confirmed their superiority at the top of Division 1 by comfortably overcoming closest rivals Harrogate Racquets.

Promotions 2014:

  • Div 1: Academy (champions)
  • Div 2: Starbeck (ch), Ripon
  • Div 3: Starbeck A (ch), Knaresborough
  • Div 4: Almscliffe (ch), Northallerton A
  • Div 5: Boston Spa (ch), West Tanfield A
  • Div 6: Academy C (ch), Boroughbridge B

    Relegations 2014:

  • Div 1: Thirsk, West Tanfield
  • Div 2: Academy B, Thirsk A
  • Div 3: Harlow B, Dacre
  • Div 4: Wetherby A, Ripon B
  • Div 5: Northallerton B, Thirsk C

  • League Contact: Carolyn Rothwell e-mail:

    Web Contact: Dave Titchmarsh :

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