Ace event planned for Battle’s Big Event

Next weekend, Saturday 8 September, at the recreation ground Battle’s Big Event will include a round-robin tennis tournament open to three generations of families.

The programme allows five girls and five boys in each of six age groups to be partnered by a parent, five ladies’ and five mens’ pairings for the over 16s and five or 10 pairings for the over 60s.

Registration can be done easily via email to battlefortennis@gmail.com , or telephone 01424 773217, giving names, children’s ages, and a contact number.

The occasion will include the formal opening of the newly resurfaced tennis courts by the Mayor, Richard Bye, at 11.30, followed by a demonstration by Richard Harrison, the principal coach at Amherst Tennis Club.

Tony Perkins

Caldbec Hill

Battle