Now that the sun has made an appearance, Whitchurch's main tennis club, The Hollies, is all set for the new competitive season.

The club, in Tarporley Road, will start their league matches starting this week but are also hosting an open day on Saturday with the Great British Tennis Weekend from 2-4pm, with 2pm-3pm dedicated to under 11 and adults, while 3pm-4pm is for over 11 and adults.

Non-members are welcome to come and join in the family fun day. All age groups and abilities are catered for. There will be coaches and members to help on hand to help. Come and join in the fun and games, light refreshments, Prizes and a Draw. Special membership deals will be available.

Meanwhile, this year’s club captains have been announced; Michael Shrimplin remains as Men’s captain. Jane Rylands takes over as this year’s Ladies Captain.

For more information go to or telephone Yvonne Shrimplin on 01948 663600.