Club News

Arrangements for GOLF DAY - August 12th

THE FORTY FIVE CLUB GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP will take place on Tuesday 12th August 2014 at Verulam Golf Club, St Albans, Hertfordshire. The entry form is on the Home Page in the "Upcoming Events" section.      See full story...

45ers selected for GB teams at World Championships

Several 45ers have been selected for the GB teams to play in the World Championships in October - full details on the Vets tennis page of the LTA (http://www.lta.org.uk/players-parents/Seniors-Tennis-GB/Internationals/ITF-Seniors) Mens 65+ Chris Ornstien, reserves Mike Hepker and Rennie Johnston Mens 70+ Norman Church and Henk Nijeboer Mens 75+ Roy Henderson, Tony McBride, Don Shears Mens 80+ Tom Baron, Peter Ellison, Gordon Oates, Ladies 60+ Pauline Fisher and Ann Brown Ladies 65+ Rosemary Wilson Ladies 70+ Fran McLennan, Jackie Boothman, Felicity Thomas, reserve June Fisher.      See full story...

45er successes in Bournemouth Clay Court championships

Many 45 ers did well in the National Clay court championships at Bournemouth. Henk Niejboer defeated World No1 Peter Adrigan to become mens 70+ champion, Ellie Krocke beat Heide Orth to become Ladies 70+ Champ - many other successes:      See full story...

45 Club celebrates 40 years this year

To commemorate our 40th year there will be a "Ruby" celebratory lunch at the Queen's Club on October 14th. PUT IT IN YOUR DIARY More details will follow nearer the time and a postal mail shot will go out to spread the news.      See full story...

Angie Baldock & Mike Hepker win East Dorset

On a wet and miserable day, Angie Baldock & Mike Hepker defeated Nicky Lemon and Tony Wilford in the Championship final; Consolation winners were Jo White & Mike Barette who beat Joan Green & Jim Adams.      See full story...

Recent tournament results

Weybridge (April 8th) Winners: Brian Roberts and Angie Baldock, Consolation winners: Gary Coombes and Mary Elliott Birmingham (April 8th) Winners: Andy Hibell and Gill Dickey, Consolation winners: Terry Hammond and Jill Vaughan Dartford (April 15th) Winners: Graham Miles and Anne Gibbs Raynes Park (April 28th) Winner: Roger and Jeanette Briggs      See full story...

Winners of Champions Invitation event

The Champions Invitation event is for winners of tournaments to fight it out to be the ultimate Champions of the Club. Congratulations to David Lloyd and Sally Holmes who defeated Alan Hunt and Nicola Cooper.      See full story...

Important info re Subscription renewals

Members are kindly reminded that subscriptions come due on the 1st of January. They are £18 (single) £25(couple). If you have a standing order in place no further action is required. If you intend to pay by cheque then please make it out to The Fortyfive Club, put your membership number on the back if you know it, and mail it to Enid Tomlinson, 57 Howard Lodge, Boleyn Court, Epping New Road, Buckhurst Hill, Essex, IG9 5UE. Overseas members who find it more convenient to pay when they meet a club colleague, please email Enid at david.tomlinson27@ntlworld.com to advise your intended arrangements. We would remind members who joined from September 2013 onwards that their next subscription payment comes due on the 1st of January 2015 so no action is required at this time. Thank you – Enid      See full story...

Cervia dates and arrangements 2014 May 9th to 18th

Tom and Chris Baron would like to inform all members, interested in going to Cervia, the dates for the tournament have been confirmed by both the ITF and the Mare Pineta Hotel. The dates are Friday 9 May - Sunday 18 May.      See full story...

Christmas lunch at Queen's Club on December 10th

We will hold our traditional Christmas lunch at the Queen's Club on Tuesday December 10th. Further details will be sent out very shortly. If you are interested and would like to book into it, contact Merete Collins.      See full story...