Anyone for tennis? The Lawn Tennis Association has launched a new campaign for adults of all abilities.
It includes coach-led training sessions for men and Tennis Tuesdays for women, available nationwide from £5. Rise to the challenge at your local tennis league, where games are held all year round. Events run until October. To sign up, book a court or compete in one of 80 leagues across the country, visit lta.org.uk.
Get your country kicks as UK duo The Shires begin their nationwide tour. Following their hit headline set at Glastonbury, the
pair will play brand-new music from upcoming album My Universe (out on October 7), alongside fan favourites including Brave, State Lines and Nashville Grey Skies. The tour begins in Oxford on November 18, finishing at O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on December 11. Tickets cost from £24.25. Visit theshiresmusic.com.