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How to book a court, buy an annual pass, or find a coaching session to improve your game.

Stockton-on-Tees is home to three parks with tennis courts:

  • Littleboy Park
  • Ropner Park
  • John Whitehead Park

The courts have been renovated and now have a booking system and gated access, which helps make securing a court to play on easier than ever.

We Do Tennis CIC is operating the courts and offer a range of coaching and tennis activities.

The improvements to the courts has been managed by the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) and funded by the Government and LTA Tennis Foundation as part of its Park Project, with additional funding from Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council and Thornaby Town Council.

How do I book to play tennis in the Borough

To book a court at Littleboy Park, Ropner Park or John Whitehead Park, visit the LTA website and search for "Stockton-on-Tees".

Booking can be done up to a week in advance.

After booking, which guarantees the court availability, you will be given a code which can be used to open the gate at your allocated time.


The cost to play tennis at one of the courts are:

Littleboy Park

The price at Littleboy Park is:

  • £4 per hour for adults
  • £2 per hour for juniors and concessions

Ropner Park and John Whitehead Park

The tennis courts are free Ropner Park and John Whitehead Park.

Annual passes are also available, which gives free booking access for Littleboy Park and a 14-day window to book courts in advance at Littleboy Park, Ropner Park and John Whitehead Park.

To find out more on annual passes, visit the We Do Tennis website.

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