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Tennis: Where and when

The village has a single hard court located on the Yetminster Sports Club field (off Sussex Farm Way) DT9 6NR that is open for play the year around.

There is a thriving Tennis Club with members not only from Yetminster and Ryme Intrinseca but from several other villages in the Wriggle Valley. Members can book the court online and will be given a password to the site on joining. Prospective members can telephone/email the contacts below.

Due to COVID 19 all members must follow LTA guidelines

The guidelines for clubs can be found here
The guidelines for players can be found here

Fees and Subscriptions

Annual membership runs from 1 May from to 30 April.   Family membership is presently (2022) £40 pa, individual membership £20 pa and junior membership (18 or under on 1 May)  £10.   Members playing with guests on the court contribute £1 per guest.


The club treasurer (see contacts below) has a small stock of tennis balls, usually both new (at cost price) and used, available.


The court is kept locked with a combination padlock, the code for which is available to members.

Visitors to the village

Visitors to the village are welcome to use the tennis court for a nominal fee and should contact the Secretary or Treasurer to make arrangements.


For further information, to join or to report any defect with the court or equipment, please contact either the Club Secretary for Tennis and Croquet or the Club Treasurer, respectively:

Club Secretary: Andy Gatehouse Tel: 01935 873888, email: or the Club Treasurer Anthony Grattan-Cooper – Tel: 01935 872303 or 07932 157142, email:

Updated 18/04/22 – AP