THE WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF FELTMAKERS
To be held at The Queens Club
Palliser Road, London W14 9EQ
Wednesday 7th September 2016
Followed by Dinner
The Worshipful Company of Feltmakers’ Inter Livery Tennis Competition is held each year in September, normally at the prestigious Queens Club in London.
The Competition is open to all Livery Companies and each Company may enter one or two teams of mixed doubles of which at least one member in each pair will be a member of the Livery. In all there is a maximum of sixty players permitted.
The day commences with registration and morning coffee at 11.00am with play commencing promptly at 11.30am. Initially the teams are split into five groups and each team plays against the other teams in their group until 3.00pm. Play is on clay courts with a back up of indoor courts in case of rain.
There is a running buffet provided for lunch whilst there are breaks during play.
The winners of each group then enter a knock out competition to play for the Feltmakers’ Trophy and other prizes. The losers in each group enter a knock out Plate competition for the Feltmakers’ Plate Cup. The finals of each competition are held at 5.30pm.
There is a cash bar before dinner commencing at 7.30pm which is held in the Presidents Room at Queens. The dinner is a three course meal with a half bottle of wine included per person. Masters, liverymen and friends are encouraged to join their teams at dinner.
After dinner, the Master of the Feltmakers’ Company presents the prizes to the winners and the runners-up. The evening normally ends shortly after 9.30pm
The dress code for players on court is predominantly white clothing and for the dinner, jacket and ties are required with appropriate dress for the ladies.
The day is intended as an enjoyable day for Liverymen and their friends/supporters where they can meet at a sporting occasion.
The charge for the day will be £360 (inclusive of VAT) for each pair entered and includes tennis, match balls, welcome teas/coffees, lunch and dinner. Extra diners are £50 per person including wine.
The Feltmakers Inter Livery
wishes to enter _____ team(s)
@ £360 per team, including lunch and dinner
I/We wish to reserve ________ places for the Dinner only
@£50 per person
I/We enclose a cheque for £________ made payable to
The Feltmakers’ Company
Please send your entry form together with your cheque and contact details to
The Worshipful Company of Feltmakers
Hampshire RG29 1DA