Thursday Sport: Tennis club invitation to young newcomers

LEEK Tennis Club is inviting young newcomers to try their hand at the sport.

The club has won a £2,000 grant to subsidise two hours of coaching each week over a 30-week period for 14 to 19 year olds.

The coaching sessions commenced at the Park Road-based club last night and will continue every Wednesday, between 5pm and 7pm.

Players simply need to turn up. Rackets will be provided. There is a nominal charge of £1 to cover costs.

Last night’s local football results:-

STAFFORDSHIRE COUNTY SENIOR LEAGUE

Premier Division: Stone Dominoes 4, Walsall Phoenix 1; Newcastle Town 2, Redgate Clayton 2.

Division Two: Goldenhill Wanderers 2, Chesterton AFC 0.