Solid start

BOTH Alnwick teams were in action as the North East Tennis Club Winter League kicked off.

Both teams were at home on Sunday, October 23 and managed to complete both games despite the wet and windy conditions.

Alnwick I took on Boldon II and lost in a close match by five sets to three.

Alnwick II played a strong first side from Shotley & Benfieldside and were defeated six sets to two.

Although it was two losses for Alnwick, it was still a strong performance by both teams and a good start to the season.

Teams – Alnwick I: R Oldfield, F Millns, B Guy, B Chung. Alnwick II: J Short; S Jordon; R Huntly; C Fellowes.