TENNIS: More than 100 people turned up for the Great British Tennis Weekend at Great Massingham.

The club’s fourth annual open day was part of a nationwide event organised by the Lawn Tennis Association and gave everyone, young or old, rookie or experienced player, the chance to play for free.

More than 50 children took part in the morning’s coaching sessions, with a new girls-only session proving popular.

The teenage session allowed youngsters to test their speed of serve, with Luca Ramasso serving at an impressive 90mph.

In the afternoon over 20 people joined in the Cardio tennis to funky music.

During the day. there was the chance to use a ball machine and play mini-tennis.

Massingham Tennis and Multisports Club has 212 members, ranging in age from four to 83.

It won Norfolk LTA Club of the Year 2015 award and was a finalist in the Active Norfolk Community Club of the Year Awards, described by Norfolk LTA president Richard Palmer, as “A little piece of tennis heaven”.

For further information, about the club, contact Arthur Allen, 01485 520628, or Ali Ward, on 01485 520700.