About the club

Hampden Park Tennis Club is located in the delightful area of Hampden Park in Eastbourne, surrounded by Decoy Wood and Ham Shaw where a variety of wildlife abounds. It has five superb flood-lit astro-turf courts. Adjacent to the changing rooms is the social area of the clubhouse. This includes kitchen facilities and seating which is available for entertaining visiting teams and general social events



Hampden Park is a friendly club with regular club afternoons. It also provides excellent opportunities for competitive tennis. The club has 5 Men's & 4 Ladies Summer teams & similar number of Winter teams which have successful records in the Aegon & Sussex Leagues. Mens and Ladies 1st teams compete in the Sussex County League Division 1. The club also provides professional tennis coaching facilities and has a very active junior section.

The club is currently moving to this new website (we hope you like it - please send any feedback to grant@hampdenparktennis.co.uk). Not all the information has moved as yet or if your felling nostalgic the old web site can be found here Old Website

Club Sessions

The club runs a number of club sessions every week, these sessions are mix in sessions, primarily doubles where we play 9 games and change round. Most sessions are usually busy, quite often filling up all 5 courts at peak times. We also have a dedicated Ladies session on Tuesday evening and Men's match practice on Sunday's

Times for club sessions.

Juniors Section

Welcome to Hampden Park Tennis Juniors

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Junior Section

Very active junior section of approximately 100 junior members. Full junior coaching programme including Mini Tennis plus competitions, ladders, fun tournaments etc. With Jenny Hughes, fully licensed Senior Club Coach, Level 4. Junior membership is available for £40.00 per annum

  • Senior Club Coach: Jenny Hughes
  • Level 4 - Senior Club Coach
Junior Membership Adult Membership
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Junior coaching squads

These are available for all ages and standards on

  • Saturday mornings
  • Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings
  • Maximum 12 per session.
  • Check with the Club Calender for current times.

Cost: £5 per hour per child.

Calendar Juniors Newsletter 2019

Junior General Activities

In brief, every opportunity is given for juniors of all levels of ability to develop a taste for the exciting sport of tennis

  • Fun tournaments in school holidays.
  • Teams in Sussex Junior Tennis leagues.
  • Junior Aces - All year, Sunday matchplay sessions.
  • Crash courses in Easter and summer holidays.
  • Adult/junior tournaments.
  • Junior Club Championships - Singles and Doubles.
  • Junior ladder competitions
  • Junior of the year award.
Juniors Newsletter 2019

What's On

Hampden Park Club News

Cardio Tennis - improve your fitness.

A great fun way to get fit for all your tennis. Although tennis based, you certainly do not have to be a good tennis player to enjoy these sessions. People of all levels of fitness will benefit from the activities.

  • Starts 6:45 pm every Monday (except Bank Holiday's)
  • Just turn up or contact Jenny £5.00 members, £6.00 non-members

Free Parent Membership !

If a parent would like to come and only play or practice with their son/daughter, they can for no charge, as often as they like, provided the courts are not being used for matches, club sessions, tournaments etc. Full members have priority.

Beginner / Improver Thursday sessions

This popular coaching sessions takes place on Thursdays at 7.00 p.m and lasts for one hour. A great way to learn the basics and to further improve your skills in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. An excellent opportunity to meet other club members. Please check out our Club Calender page for exact details of dates. Cost: £5.00 members £6.00 non members

  • £5.00 members
  • £6.00 non-members

Summer holiday junior coaching course

Summer Holiday Coaching Courses


Wednesday 24th July - Friday 26th July

Monday 29th July - Wednesday 31st July

Wednesday 14th August - Friday 16th August

  • 10.00 - 12.00 noon each day (3 mornings)
  • All ages, all standards welcome.
  • Cost members £30.00 per child per course.
  • Cost non-members £36.00 per child per course.
  • Book ASAP before the day with Club Coach Jenny Hughes
  • Phone 01323 655567 / 07831097864



The club operates different levels of membership details of which are shown below

Adult Member
Student Member
Student in education under 25 in normal circumstances, otherwise refer to committee
Off-Peak Member
Weekday usage before 4 pm
Junior Member
Under 18 years old, includes £1 for racket string dampener, but excludes coaching
Family Member
couples and their children under 18
Parent Member
To play with own children (junior members) only
Per visit(guests must be known and signed in by full member)
Winter Membership
1st Oct to 31st March
Adult Trial Membership
3 Months, includes two Free Thursday group lessons and two free Monday Cardio fitness sessions.
Junior Trial Membership
3 Months, includes one Free group lesson

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