Smashing addition to local tennis club
¤1M FACELIFT MAYOR ATTENDS THE GRAND UNVEILING
LAST Saturday evening saw the unveiling of Greystones Tennis Club new extension.
The massive ¤ 1 million extension was met with a great response from both members and guests.
President of the club Brian Wood congratulated the members on their hard work and dedication that made the extension possible.
Honorary Secretary of the tennis club Susan Hayes cut the blue ribbon and officially opened the new extension.
Special guest at the unveiling was Mayor of Greystones Councillor George Jones.
He congratulated the President of the Club Susan Hayes and Chairman Brian Wood for their confidence in Greystones to undertake such a development.
Cllr Jones concluded by wishing the club well and he was sure the members of Wicklow County Council would agree to selling some additional land to secure the future of the club.
‘It adds to the great golden mile of sporting facilities in Greystones,’ said Mayor Jones.
Once the speeches were over the guests then enjoyed a small reception with wine and canapés served. The guests were then treated to a fantastic sporting spectacle of exhibition tennis match- es. The ¤ 1 million extension includes new changing room facilities, a balcony extension where members can enjoy a cup of coffee while watching the tennis matches and a brand new meeting area.
Alan Perkins (Past President), Susan Hayes (Honorary President Greystones Lawn Tennis Club) and Brian Woods (Chairman GLTC) at the opening of the redevelopment of the tennis club.