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As an all-members club, Dunstable Tennis Club (DTC) is affiliated to the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) through the Bedfordshire County LTA and is Tennis Clubmark accredited - click here for more details.

Situated in the south of the county, the club draws its members from Dunstable and the surrounding towns of Luton and Houghton Regis as well as further afield in the 3 counties of Herts, Beds and Bucks. From its public hard court origins and foundation in 1966, the club has grown in strength and now boasts six first class courts, five floodlit, as well as two mini-tennis courts in the new Kidzone, plus a clubhouse with changing facilities and bar.

With over 200 members of all playing abilities the club is active in the senior Beds and South Beds Leagues, Junior County Leagues and County and National Competitions. We also all enjoy an active social programme.

Social doubles play takes place for senior members of all abilities on Wednesday and Fridays from about 7.00 pm and on Sundays from 10.00 am until 2.00 pm. Courts can be booked using our on- line booking system. See notice board in the clubhouse for booking arrangement details or click here.


Several tournaments are held during the summer – watch notice board for details.


The club has teams in several local leagues. If you wish to be considered for match play please state on your application form or talk to the Club Captain. Match practice normally takes place on Tuesday and Thursday evenings during April.


Adult and junior coaching for both groups and individuals is available from our full time LTA qualified coaching team.

Saturday and Sunday leagues for all standards run on alternate fortnights between October and March

Floodlit courts are available for midweek organised matches and social play at an additional cost.

Winter Tennis under floodlights

Please go to information page for application and renewal forms with details of subscription rates. Court and Clubhouse keys are available from the Treasurer for a refundable deposit of £20.00. Discounts are available for new members and for more than one player at a single address so please join now.


These are organised on a regular basis and include the Summer Barbecue, Christmas Party, Quiz Nights, etc. In addition, Darts Tournaments run throughout the winter.


Juniors are provided with graded supervised play, coaching and Club matches for all ages. Juniors sessions are held on Saturday mornings from 9.00am until 1.00pm and on Monday evenings.


Without these the club would not exist and therefore all volunteers are warmly welcomed. Let any committee member know if you are able to help.

There is no minimum playing level at Dunstable Tennis Club. All are welcome. Those wishing to try before joining may come along to social play up to five times before paying a subscription.

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Membership Renewals are due from 1st April 2018
Adult, Couples and Family early payment discounts apply until 31st March.
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Winter League 2017/18

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All Winter Fixtures
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Application Forms, Fixtures and Teams and more...




19th March – Monday Wimbledon Ticket Allocation & Ballot Launch
19th March – Monday Committee Meeting, 8pm in clubhouse
2nd April - BH Monday Easter Fun Tournament TBC
3rd - 6th April Juniors Multi-Sports Camp
9th - 13th April Juniors Multi-Sports Camp TBC

12th & 13th May GBTW (Great British Tennis Weekend)
25th May – Friday Wimbledon Ballots Close
2nd & 3rd June Juniors Team Tennis Festival at DTC
8th July - Sunday South Beds Finals at DTC
15th July - Sunday Reserve date for South Beds Finals at DTC
23rd - 27th July Junior Tournament (Grade 4)
30th July - 3rd August Juniors Multi-Sports Camp
6th - 10th August Juniors Multi-Sports Camp
9th - 12th August Porz (Rot-Weiss TC) visit to DTC
13th - 17th August Juniors Multi-Sports Camp
2nd September - Sunday Knock-Out Cup, Semi-Final
9th September - Sunday DTC Closed Tournament Finals Day (Jnrs & Snrs)
23rd September - Sunday Knock-Out Cup, Final
7th October – Sunday Start of Winter League


Mondays Junior Coaching pm
Junior Social play from 7-8 pm
Family tennis/new members night - 8-9 pm
Junior Coaching pm         
Courts available for booking
Wednesdays General social play from 7-9.30 pm
Thursdays Courts available for booking
Fridays General social play from 7-9.30 pm           
Social evening in the clubhouse
Junior coaching AM

Tennis 'n' Tea from October to March alternate Saturdays
General social play from 10am

Winter League from October to March alternate Sundays
A typical social event

Much of the current success of the Club stems from the friendly atmosphere, partly generated by numerous off-court activities, which help to create a pleasant social side to the Club. The most important part of the Club ‘off-court’ is the support of the ‘bar’ which, along with the membership fees, represents the major source of revenue. The bar is a central feature of club life being open during licence hours on social play days for the sale of alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages along with confectionery. The juniors also make good use of it during their sessions when it becomes a ‘tuck shop’!

Another popular activity is the annual knockout darts tournaments for the men’s and ladies’ singles and the open doubles which are spread out on Fridays during the autumn. Such is the popularity of the darts tournaments that DTC also run our own internal darts leagues on Fridays from January to March.

For a number of years the Club has had a Golf Society which arranges one day out a year to different golf clubs around the area with a singles and team competitions.


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