Category Archives: Real Tennis

Leamington Spa’s Victorian Legacy

        Click here for Leamington History Group‘s new video about the Spa. This includes the story of lawn tennis in the town, Harry Gem, Perera and the Renshaw twins in particular. See section starting around 3.30. Note … Continue reading

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Real Tennis at Leamington Spa

The Leamington Tennis Court Club was established in 1846 and Harry Gem joined in 1872.  The club is discreetly located at the heart of Royal Leamington Spa and here members may play tennis, squash rackets, rackets and fives. Click here … Continue reading

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