The Shrewsbury Club

13 Mar 2020
The Budgen Motors World Tennis Tour W60 Shrewsbury tournament has been postponed after the International Tennis Federation suspended all events until April 20. The $60,000 women’s event was scheduled to take place on the indoor courts at The Shrewsbury Club between March 30 and April 5, with leading British players and international stars set to compete to lift the Citroen Trophy. The ITF created...
14 Feb 2020
Shropshire tennis ace Rob Rue insists he’s “absolutely thrilled” to have received his first international call up from Wales. Rob, who has born in Neath and has lived in Shrewsbury for the last 30 years, has been selected to represent Wales in the men’s over-65 age group at the Four Nations Championships at Bolton Arena in May. He will be part of a Wales team competing against England, Ireland...
Beth Heath, director of fun for Shropshire Festivals, with, left, Simon Haddleton, The Shrewsbury Club’s director of tennis, and the club’s operations manager Richard Micklewright.
17 Jan 2020
The Shrewsbury Club has teamed up with Shropshire Festivals to make this year’s World Tennis Tour W60 Shrewsbury tournament a real festival of tennis - with tickets now on sale for the prestigious event. Extra hospitality evenings and fun interactive events for all the family will be included in a busy programme when the tournament takes place between March 30 and April 5. Outside of the grass...
23 Dec 2019
The Shrewsbury Club have successfully retained the Mackenzie Shield, an annual mixed doubles tennis competition for Shropshire clubs. They beat Woore Tennis Club in the final played on the indoor courts at The Shrewsbury Club to register back-to-back triumphs. Captained by Luke Henley, the triumphant team also featured Hanna Cadwallader, Amy Dannatt and Mohamed Morsi. “It’s the second year we’ve...
11 Dec 2019
Top players from around the world will compete to lift the Citroen Trophy when a leading international women’s tennis tournament returns to Shropshire next year. The Shrewsbury Club has been chosen by the Lawn Tennis Association to host a prestigious $60,000 event for the second year in a row, after successfully staging the tournament in February. The Budgen Motors World Tennis Tour W60...
03 Dec 2019
A Shrewsbury-based provider of business tax reliefs is showcasing its commitment to supporting business health and wellbeing across Shropshire and beyond with its sponsorship of The Shrewsbury Club. Reclaim Tax UK, located at Shrewsbury’s Battlefield Enterprise Park, employs numerous innovation consultants and specialises in working with SMEs to provide advice and guidance on how they can access...
27 Nov 2019
The LTA’s National Wheelchair Tennis Championships make a popular return to The Shrewsbury Club for the third successive year this week. The prestigious tournament, which also incorporates the National Series Finals, will see players from around the country competing at the Sundorne Road venue’s indoor courts. The action starts on Thursday afternoon (2pm), with a busy schedule of matches taking...
14 Nov 2019
Two of the finals in Tennis Shropshire’s Senior Championships went to championship tie breaks, including the longest in the competition’s history, as the popular annual event produced an excellent standard of tennis. A pleasing entry of 23 pairs from 10 different Shropshire clubs took part in five age groups at The Shrewsbury Club, including some newcomers and also former county players who...
01 Oct 2019
Jack Draper underlined his exciting potential to become the youngest winner of a GB Pro-Series men’s title at The Shrewsbury Club. The 17-year-old beat Italian Julian Ocleppo, 22, in straight sets in front of a big crowd to be crowned the Budgen Motors ITF World Tour M25 Shrewsbury tournament champion.  Draper, from Surrey, is the first British player to win the men’s event in Shrewsbury since...
24 Sep 2019
Shrewsbury’s Luke Henley came so close to pulling off a qualifying round victory on the opening day of the Budgen Motors ITF World Tour M25 Shrewsbury tournament. Henley, 25, a regular member of the Shropshire county side, was narrowly edged out in a third set tie-break at The Shrewsbury Club. The men’s tournament’s main draw matches begin today (Tuesday, 10am), with top seed, highly-promising 17...
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