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The Gathering

windsor, wimbledon, castleknock, the gatheringOn the Friday night (3rd October )  we had over 70 people at Windsor Tennis Club Belfast for a dinner – catering done by our own members. That included 36 guests  (informally known as The Gathering) from Castleknock Tennis Club, Dublin and Wimbledon Tennis Club, London. The Cathy O’Connor School of Dancing put on an exhibition of Irish Dancing – fabulous!

Marian Jordan sang and music was provided by The For  One Night Only Windsor Irish Folk Group – Martin Mac Laughlin, Noel Pheonix and others, under the direction of Maemie Henvey.the gathering, music, band, singing,

Saturday morning, there was an Exhibition match featuring Clare Wood (former British Number 1), the current Director of tennis at Wimbledon and our own Roger Henry.
The tennis tournament took place on Saturday afternoon.

Saturday evening we had a Barbeque attended by 80 people (members and guests). The food was cooked by Windsor’s resident cooks – Robin Ashe and Martin MacLaughlin!

Windsor’s own Gerry Kelly did a fun quiz and then everyone danced the night away to Disco Beard.
Sunday morning saw more tennis, lunch and Good Byes – a great week end!