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VI Tennis is played around the UK and new clubs and groups are forming all the time. Here are some VI Tennis sessions around the UK that we know about. If you mnow of any that we haven't listed here, please drop us a line at and let us know. To get regular updates about VI tennis in the UK, sign up to our UK VI Tennis News service 'Ready? Play!'. You can find the signup form here and read past updates here or just email us and we'll add you the list. Updates are available in text only and HTML format.


Berkshire County Blind Society run VI tennis at Woodford Park Leisure Centre, Woodley, Berks RG5 4LY on alternate Fridays 4pm to 5.30pm. They have 2 qualified tennis coaches Richard and Carl and the exclusive use of 5 badminton courts as well as a number of sighted volunteers and occasionally play at Windsor LT Club on mini orange. Contact Jeanette Stacey at or by phone on  0118 987 2803.

Cambridge and Hertfordshire

Vision4Growth are now delivering two adult sessions : Tuesdays, 11.30am to 2pm, Hills Road Tennis Centre, Cambridge and Hertfordshire from 7pm to 9pm on Thursdays at Gosling TC. A junior session is also running at Gosling TC on the same evening from 6pm to 7pm. Contact Fiona Musgrove by email at or by phone on 07564 910 651 for more info.


Thursday night 7pm to 8pm at Gorbals Leisure Centre 275 Ballater Street Glasgow, Lanarkshire G5 0YP. Contact Frances by phone on 0781 011 6061 or by email at The club's facebook group can be found here.


Wednesdays 11.30 am to 1.30pm and  Fridays 5.30 to 6.30pm, John Charles Sports Centre, Leeds. Contact Ross Bibby at for more info.

New tennis sessions starting at Leeds Beckett university tennis centre. The first session starts on Monday 2nd March 4-5pm. The sessions are FREE!!! Get in touch with Arif on


From Tuesday March 3rd 2015, weekly sessions will run at Failsworth Sports Centre, Brierley Ave, Failsworth, M35 9HA between 6pm and 8pm. Email Ruth Walmsley on for more info or call 0778 0466 410.

Metro (London)

ITC Friday sessions are for the partially sighted players. NTC Friday sessions are for the advanced players. Wednesday sessions are for totally blind players (B1) and people who have never played tennis before. Check out the Fixtures and Events section of the Metro website for more info or email Oddete at

North East Visually Impaired Tennis Club

NEVITC run sessions every Sunday at the Northumberland Club, Jesmond, Newcastle. Our regular Sunday session is 11am to 1pm but this varies. There is a session at Sunderland Tennis Centre every other Friday. NEVITC coaches also help deliver a VI tennis session at Splash Stockton every Wednesday from 4pm to 5pm. See our full listing of sessions for more details or drop us a line at


Sessions run on Saturdays 3pm-5pm based at Hallamshire Tennis and Squash Club in Sheffield, run by Isobel Dunn, Disability Tennis Co-oridinator for Sheffield. Contact Isobel for more information at or by phone on 0789 490 4503.

Sound Tennis Sussex

Coached sessions 13th, 27th March. Match Practice (1 court) 6th, 20th March. Sessions are held at King Alfred Leisure Centre, Kingsway, Hove, East Sussex BN3 2WW Fridays 4.30 to 6.30pm (fortnightly). Contact Paul at or by phone on 01273 697339 or call Christine on 0787 093 4336 for more details.


These are coach led VI tennis sessions held every Sunday at Sutton Tennis Academy, Rose Hill, Sutton from 2pm to 4pm. All abilities are welcome from B1 – B4. For more information contact Jan Reynolds at


Sessions run twice a week, Wednesdays 7-8pm at York University sports centre and Sundays 3.30pm to 4.30pm at David Lloyd Sports Centre, York. Cntact Andy at or call or text 0792 617 2939.