News and Events

2017 Annual Dinner

October 16, 2017

You are hereby invited to the 2017 Annual Dinner, to be held on the evening of Saturday 25th November. This is our premier social event of the year, so be sure not to miss it! You will be served a four course meal by external caterers (the same firm as last year’s very successful menu, … Read more

Christmas & New Year Events

December 8, 2016

There’s a full programme of tennis and social events in December and January, including the return of Burns Night, will an added Ceilidh. Details below… Thursday 15 December: Christmas Clubplay. Tennis followed by festive food and drink. Feel free to come dressed in your favourite Christmas jumper. No need to sign up – just be … Read more

Diary Dates 2016 – Update – 05-07-2016

July 5, 2016

25-30 July: Dulwich Open Tournament 5 August: Film Night 2 September: Film Night 10 September: Club Tournament Finals Day 18-25 September: Tennis holiday in the Algarve (contact John) 26 November: (date confirmed): Annual Dinner All suggestions for (and/or offers to run) social events for 2016 gratefully accepted – please contact Adam.

Charity Run/Walk & Fernando BBQ – 14 July

July 5, 2016

Charity Run/Walk & Fernando BBQ – 14 July Clubplay on 14 July has a twist. At 7.45 the runners and tennis club join together for a lap of Dulwich Park in memory of Terry Filby, a late member of both clubs. You can get round at whatever speed and by whatever means you like. Donations are invited for St Christopher’s … Read more

LTA Tournament at Camber 25-30 July

July 5, 2016

2016 is the third year that we will host The Dulwich Open, an major LTA-sanctioned junior and senior tournament. There are categories for all junior age-groups from 8U to 18U (including doubles) during the daytime, and adult singles in the evenings. To enter you or your children just click here. Closing date for entries is … Read more

Film Night: Warrior, 8 July

July 5, 2016

A martial arts action film but one which also “achieves a surprising compassion and honesty”. Suitable food will be served with a £5 entry to cover the food. 8pm start, email Steph to sign up. Next dates for the Cinema Club are 5 August and 2 September, watch this space for details!

Camber Finals Day & Wimbledon Ladies’ Final

July 5, 2016

Saturday 9 July sees the biggest day of the Camber summer. It’s the finals of all the events in our new Summer Tournament, including plates. And speaking of plates, the Wimbledon Ladies’ Final will be on the big screen. In the afternoon there will be the usual summer treats – Pimms, strawberries and cream, cake … Read more

Wine Tasting: 18 June

June 18, 2016

If you have worked up a thirst from that, or even if not, why not come down for a favourite club social. Chris (who is in the wine trade) will give us tips on how to taste wine ‘properly’, and take us through a range of wines from the basic to the fine. £15-20 including … Read more

Diary Dates 2016 – Update

June 18, 2016

1-3 July: Camber Beer, Golf and Skittles Weekend. A few days away, this year based in Wiltshire, for the coveted Camber Golf and Skittles Trophy. Standard of golf generally very low – real ale is the more important feature – so all welcome! Chris is your contact again. 8 July: Film Night: Warrior with themed food. Book … Read more

Ball machine available

June 18, 2016

The ball machine is now kept in the table tennis cupboard (off the main room) and is therefore available for all members to use for solo practice. You can plug it in to the outside socket, set the controls and away you go. If anyone would like guidance on using it please contact any Committee … Read more

Urgent maintenance help needed Sat 18 June

June 18, 2016

Court 3 has suffered again in the recent monsoons and needs some urgent attention. We have a longer-term plan to fix this but for now we can get it back into action with a few volunteers, who we are asking to come down on Saturday morning (10.00-13.00). Please bring a spade or shovel. Lunch afterwards … Read more

June 2016 Coming soon

June 3, 2016

18 June: Wine tasting. Sample – and drink – a range of wines up to fine and rare vintages. Contact Chris to sign up. 1-3 July: Camber Beer, Golf and Skittles Weekend. A few days away, this year based in Wiltshire, for the coveted Camber Golf and Skittles Trophy. Standard of golf generally very low – real ale … Read more

Film Night: The Blues Brothers, 3 June

June 3, 2016

A final reminder for this Friday’s film night. Needing little introduction, “an epic musically charged comedy, the likes of which has never been seen before or since”. And coming to the big screen at Camber on Friday 3 June. Hot dogs will be served, sunglasses and fedoras welcome. £5 entry to cover the food. 8pm … Read more

Tennis in the Sun: 2016 Holiday to the Algarve

May 21, 2016

One of the many highlights of the Camber year is the tennis holiday abroad. This year it will take place from September 17-24. As we had such successful previous trips, we are returning to the Jonathan Markson Tennis Academy in Praia da Luz in The Algarve, where we have been for the last two years. … Read more

Tennis in the Sun: 2016 Holiday to the Algarve

May 21, 2016

One of the many highlights of the Camber year is the tennis holiday abroad. This year it will take place from September 17-24. As we had such successful previous trips, we are returning to the Jonathan Markson Tennis Academy in Praia da Luz in The Algarve, where we have been for the last two years. … Read more

Tennis Tuesdays 2016

May 19, 2016

From 10th May 2016, 7pm to 8pm; every Tuesday throughout the summer 2015 Female improvers and intermediate standard player, Tennis Tuesdays is for you at Camber LTC Summer 2015, Tuesdays 7pm tom 8pm is all yours. For £5, you will get sessions focus on different areas of the game, to help you improve your game, … Read more

French Open Trip – week beginning 23 May

April 21, 2016

Exact dates to be decided, but basically a day out to Paris on Eurostar, with optional overnight stay and meals/touristy-type things on Day 2. All suggestions for (and/or offers to run) social events for 2016 gratefully accepted – please contact Debs on debzcoo@hotmail.com

St George’s Night Supper Club  – 23 April

April 21, 2016

Replacing the originally advertised trip to Wimbledon Greyhounds. A meal at the club with at St George’s Night theme, decent wines etc. Just 4 tickets left last time I checked – click here to book your place. All suggestions for (and/or offers to run) social events for 2016 gratefully accepted – please contact Debs ondebzcoo@hotmail.com

Poker Night – 9 April

March 21, 2016

All standards welcome, even if you have never played the game before. Low stakes, instruction available. All suggestions for (and/or offers to run) social events for 2016 gratefully accepted – please contact Debs on debzcoo@hotmail.com

2016 Annual General Meeting

March 21, 2016

The 2016 Annual General Meeting will take place on Sunday 13 March 2016, at 5pm in the clubhouse. It’s a really important event where all members have the chance to have a direct say in what happens at the club, so we’d love as many people to be there as possible. As an incentive the meeting … Read more

St Patrick’s Day Clubplay – 17 March

February 21, 2016

Wear something green, special deals on Guinness and Irish Cider and Irish themed food afterwards…

AGM and American Tournament – 13 March

February 21, 2016

Clubplay on 13 March will take the form of an American Tournament (mix-around doubles), starting at 2.30pm and ending just in time for the AGM at 5.00pm. No need to register and the more the merrier for both…. All suggestions for (and/or offers to run) social events for 2016 gratefully accepted – please contact Debs … Read more

The Big Quiz – 5 March

February 21, 2016

Adam will be hosting a charity fundraising quiz on Saturday 5th March 2016 as part of his fundraising events for the London Marathon. 7.30 start, entry £10 including food. There will also be a raffle with some seriously good prizes. Questions or registrations to Adam. All suggestions for (and/or offers to run) social events for … Read more

Camber Cinema Club – 26 Feb

January 21, 2016

Featuring Walk The Line 8.00pm start, come earlier for the best seats and some nibbles. £5 entry to cover a hot dog and some cake. All suggestions for (and/or offers to run) social events for 2016 gratefully accepted – please contact Debs on debzcoo@hotmail.com

We love you too Greg!

August 14, 2015

25 July 2015 saw the formal opening of the new clubhouse – and what a great day it was. Fantastic to see the clubhouse packed with everyone from our youngest juniors to our longest standing members. Lots of ex-members came back too – some hadn’t played at Camber for 40 years – and we had … Read more

Greg Rusedski to open new clubhouse on 25 July 2015

July 3, 2015

We are excited to announce that Greg Rusedski will be at Camber on 25 July 2015 for the formal opening of the new clubhouse. The full schedule of events for the day is: 14:00 – 15:00 – Members and guests arrive – courts available for junior play. 15:00 – VIPs arrive. Greg Rusedski will be … Read more

Men’s and Women’s singles tourney at Camber 26th July – 1st August‏

June 30, 2015

I hope everyone’s enjoying the sunshine, it’s deffo tennis weather now! On that theme one of the LTA’s KPIs (targets) these days, in fact the only one they ever talk about (!) is getting more adults playing tennis. So they have snuck a men’s and women’s singles event onto our grade 4 Junior tourney from … Read more

Handicap draw / members personal insurance claims

April 15, 2013

Handicap tournament draw will be on Thursday 18th so please sign up on club notice board or e-mail me midge.b@btinternet.com ASAP. Lets make it a great turn out! Midge Can anyone who had personal belongings in the clubhouse that they would like us to attempt to make a claim for on their behalf please contact … Read more

Floodlights / clubplay / new clubhouse / message from Ros

April 15, 2013

The electricians have now fixed some glitches with the lights and have 3 fully operational courts. The men’s practice tonight and Clubplay tomorrow will hopefully continue the run of big turn outs we have had in the last week or so. In this vein, after the success of managing to get 2 courts going last … Read more

CLUB PLAY IS ON TONIGHT!!!!

April 15, 2013

An update on progress, and arrangements for tennis this weekend – and one appeal for ideas. The main thing is that the floodlights will be fixed in the next couple of hours so CLUBPLAY TONIGHT is ON FROM 7PM !! This is an amazing achievement, mostly by Dave, although thankfully some qualified electricians were also … Read more

Camber meeting at Marlborough cricket club Sunday 24 March 2013

April 15, 2013

Purpose of the meeting – report back on the fire on Thursday 21 March and action being taken Large turnout from tennis members plus runners, motorcyclists and allotment holders all represented. Chris opened the meeting by asking Colin to speak about the history of the club.  Colin spoke about when the club moved to its … Read more

Camber’s Future: Day 1

April 15, 2013

As yesterday’s news sinks in, we are now planning for the future. The Committee met last night in what was billed as crisis session but in fact the mood was almost entirely upbeat and positive, inspired by the more than 50 messages of support that came in yesterday and overnight – ranging from current and … Read more

2013/14 Subs

April 15, 2013

At the recent AGM it was agreed to keep the 2013/14 subs the same as last year, so: Full adult playing: £180 Midweek, full playing junior, student, OAP, living more than 7 miles from the club: £90 Runner: £30 Social: £10 The subs are due on 1 April. You can give a cheque or cash … Read more

No Club house but we carry on

January 24, 2013

As yesterday’s news sinks in, we are now planning for the future. The Committee met last night in what was billed as crisis session but in fact the mood was almost entirely upbeat and positive, inspired by the more than 50 messages of support that came in yesterday and overnight – ranging from current and … Read more