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Tennis in Ards and North Down

From Thursday 8 April - Tennis will be available for casual use for up to 10 people (including children of all ages) from a maximum of two households at: Cloughey, Donaghadee, Ward Park Bangor and all other Council courts.

From Monday 12 April - Tennis will also be available for Affiliated Club use for up to 15 people (including coaches) taking part in structured outdoor sports training, through clubs affiliated to recognised sports governing bodies. 

Players should adhere to the following:

  • Sessions can be booked at the reception point at the grounds.
  • Sessions must be paid for at the time of booking. Please note that the correct amount should be paid as change will not be given.
  • Tennis coaches can book courts at the rate of £15 per hour at these times
  • Doubles play is only allowed where playing partners are from the same household. 
  • Only handle your own racket and personal (marked) tennis balls.
  • Only one to one coaching permitted.
  • Avoid changing ends or change at opposite sides of the net.
  • Maintain social distancing (2 metre rule) at all times.
  • Follow public health guidelines for hygiene.
  • Do not play if you are self isolating.
  • The courts will not be supervised and there will be no pavilion access.
  • Players are asked to be considerate of other players; especially in terms of time spent on court if others are waiting to play.  

 

For information contact:

Cloughey and Donaghadee contact: 028 9181 0614, email: ian.elliott@ardsandnorthdown.gov.uk

Ward Park Bangor contact: 028 9042 1234, email: neil.mckenna@serco.com

Please see below for tennis availability across the borough.

Tennis in our leisure centres

Ards Blair Mayne - 3 LTA compliant courts undercover in the Dome

Comber Leisure Centre - 4 synthetic courts, two of which are covered all year round.

Portaferry Sports Centre - a tennis court is available on the outdoor training area

Tennis courts can be booked during centre opening hours.

Council Tennis facilities

Tennis courts are available at the locations listed below.

Club activity

Join a local club.

Locations

Ballywalter

Springvale Road
Ballywalter
United Kingdom

Bangor, Ward Park

Hamilton Road
Bangor
BT20 4LG
United Kingdom

Cloughey

Main Road
Cloughey
Newtownards
United Kingdom

Donaghadee

The Commons
Donaghadee
United Kingdom

Greyabbey

Newtownards Road
Greyabbey
United Kingdom

Groomsport

Main Street
Groomsport
Bangor
BT19 6JR
United Kingdom

Helens Bay

Fort Road
Helen's Bay
Bangor
BT19 1LA
United Kingdom

  • Ballyholme

    Bowls | Putting | Tennis

    Seaforth Road
    Ballyholme
    Bangor
    BT20 5HU
    United Kingdom

  • Ballywalter

    Tennis

    Springvale Road
    Ballywalter
    United Kingdom

  • Bangor, Ward Park

    Bowls | Tennis 

    Hamilton Road
    Bangor
    BT20 4LG
    United Kingdom

  • Cloughey

    Bowls | Tennis

    Main Road
    Cloughey
    Newtownards
    United Kingdom

  • Donaghadee

    Bowls | Putting | Tennis

    The Commons
    Donaghadee
    United Kingdom

  • Greyabbey

    Tennis

    Newtownards Road
    Greyabbey
    United Kingdom

  • Groomsport

    Tennis

    Main Street
    Groomsport
    Bangor
    BT19 6JR
    United Kingdom

  • Helens Bay

    Tennis

    Fort Road
    Helen's Bay
    Bangor
    BT19 1LA
    United Kingdom