COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Advice for safe distancing while playing tennis
Government’s change in guidance, visitors will be able to make more use of Derby’s parks and open spaces. The Derby Parks team are asking all park users to be considerate and continue to use social distancing to keep themselves and each other safe. View all guidelines on enjoying parks safely here.
The Tennis courts are now open to book at Darley Park and Markeaton Parks.
This needs to be done through the clubspark system and the instructions are on the boards around the tennis courts, or visit our Tennis court page here. Charges apply.
Tennis courts are free to use at Alvaston Park and King George V Playing Fields. No booking is required.
- Markeaton Park - located near the Markeaton roundabout car park, approached along the A38, DE22 4AA. See the Markeaton web page for a map.
- Darley Park - located from Old Chester Road, Derby, DE1 3SA.
- Alvaston Park - located in Alvaston, DE24 8QQ
- King George V Playing Fields - located in Littleover, DE3 3ES
Guidance on playing a safe game.
- You may play tennis with a member of your household or one other person from a different household.
- Players must not share equipment, or have any physical contact throughout. Social distancing rules need to be followed at all times.
- When your game is over you need to leave the courts immediately and make the courts available to the next people who have booked.
Government Guidelines are being followed and changes may occur as we follow advice.
Where can I play?
Markeaton Park and Darley Park have two hard tennis courts and a multi-use games area that are available to use, but they need to be booked and paid for in advance. For booking information, visit our tennis court page.
Derby Tennis League make it easy for adults to play friendly, competitive tennis. Visit thr Derby Tennis League web page for more information.
How to book
There is currently no booking system for tennis courts at Alvaston and King George V Playing Fields - simply go to the court and play!
If you wish to book a court at Markeaton Park or Darley Park you can do this online. Visit Tennis court page for information on how to book.
Alternatively please complete the enquiry form below and we will be in touch with you shortly.