Tennis Passion and Fashion on Ladies Day at Aegon Open Nottingham

Tennis Passion and Fashion on Ladies Day at Aegon Open Nottingham

The Aegon Open Nottingham is serving up a day of summer fashion, fun and fitness as part of the inaugural Ladies Day, presented by House of Fraser Nottingham. A carnival atmosphere is expected at the Nottingham Tennis Centre on Thursday 9 June on a day when fascinators and frills off the court will mix with […]

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Watch history come alive with the opening of Wollaton Hall’s ‘Cassandra Room’

Watch history come alive with the opening of Wollaton Hall’s ‘Cassandra Room’

The newly reinterpreted Cassandra Room will open to the public at Wollaton Hall, on Saturday 28 May 2016 with a decidedly theatrical and innovative approach to telling the story of the Willoughby family. This project, made possible with Arts Council England funding, uses the room to tell the story of the first hundred years of […]

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Former champions hit grass for Aegon Open Nottingham exhibition match

Former champions hit grass for Aegon Open Nottingham exhibition match

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has confirmed today that former Wimbledon champions Pat Cash and Jeremy Bates will be part of the exhibition line-up to hit centre court in Nottingham on WTA Finals Day at the Aegon Open on 12 June. Australian tennis great Cash, the 1987 Wimbledon champion, will be joined at the Nottingham […]

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Local favourite Marcos Baghdatis returns for Aegon Open Nottingham

Local favourite Marcos Baghdatis returns for Aegon Open Nottingham

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has confirmed today that fan’s favourite and 2015 Aegon Open semi-finalist Marcos Baghdatis will be returning to Nottingham for the pre-Wimbledon grass court tennis tournament in June. Baghdatis will be joined in the main draw by hard-hitting Spaniard and former World No. 7 Fernando Verdasco, who is also returning to […]

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World Number 16 Anderson adds name to exciting line-up at Aegon Open Nottingham

World Number 16 Anderson adds name to exciting line-up at Aegon Open Nottingham

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has confirmed today that World No.19 Kevin Anderson will play at the Aegon Open Nottingham in June. South Africa’s Anderson, who was beaten by Andy Murray in the final of last year’s Aegon Championships at The Queen’s Club, will be joined at the Nottingham Tennis Centre by Jiri Vesely — […]

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Galleries launch first of its kind art ‘weekender’ for Nottingham

Galleries launch first of its kind art ‘weekender’ for Nottingham

Galleries across Nottingham have organised a first of its kind visual art weekender, allowing visitors to access art for free or at discounted rates. Nottingham Art Weekender takes place during 14 and 15 May and includes all galleries on the Nottingham Art Map which provide a scheduled programme of events. Among the major galleries involved […]

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Laura Robson latest British star in world-class Aegon Open Nottingham field after receiving wild card

Laura Robson latest British star in world-class Aegon Open Nottingham field after receiving wild card

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has confirmed today that British star Laura Robson has been awarded a wild card to the main draw of the Aegon Open Nottingham between 4-12 June. With just four weeks to go until this year’s WTA event, Robson, 22, joins a strong British contingent at the Nottingham Tennis Centre, joining […]

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Defending champion Istomin and semi-finalist Dolgopolov return for Aegon Open Nottingham

Defending champion Istomin and semi-finalist Dolgopolov return for Aegon Open Nottingham

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has confirmed today that Denis Istomin will return to Nottingham to defend his Aegon Open (ATP) title in June, joining a field that also includes last year’s semi-finalist Alexandr Dolgopolov. Istomin, 29, got past Marcos Baghdatis on the way to claiming his first ATP World Tour honour in 2015, while […]

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British No. 1 Johanna Konta joins stellar line up in Nottingham

British No. 1 Johanna Konta joins stellar line up in Nottingham

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has announced today that British No.1 Johanna Konta will play at the Aegon Open Nottingham WTA event in June. Konta, the 2016 Australian Open semifinalist is joining a world class player line up at this summer’s pre-Wimbledon event. Other players already confirmed for the tournament include two-former world No.1s, Victoria […]

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