Meet the Cheshire Council

Meet the Cheshire Executive

The Cheshire Executive is the management group of the County Association. The Executive is a voluntary body lead by the President.

Robert Churchill Davies - County President

As well as being the County President, Robert is also the key contact for guiding all clubs in Cheshire through the incorporation process.



Barbara Newnes - Immediate Past President

Barbara began the role of County President in 2013. She has been a member of various County Committees for over 25 years. As Chair of the Tournaments & Competition Workgroup she played an active role in the organisation of all County Closed events.

Mark Molnar - Hon General Secretary

Elizabeth Sweeting - LTA Councillor

Elizabeth became County President in December 2010 after working on several Cheshire Committees for many years. She is currently an LTA Councillor and Captain of Cheshire’s Senior Ladies team.

Roger Hughes - LTA Lead Volunteer and County Treasurer

Roger is a past President of the County and also County Treasurer. He has worked on the Cheshire Committees for many years and has recently retired from his Accountancy profession.

Barbara Bloor - Chair of Club Liaison Workgroup

Barbara has been a very active member of the Cheshire County Committees and has played in County teams for many years. She was County President from 2008 to 2010 and is currently Chair of both the Club Liaison Workgroup as well as Ladies Veterans' Secretary.

Anthony Wilding - Key Volunteer

Anthony is a past President of the County and has also performed the role of County Treasurer. He has worked on the Cheshire Committees for many years and was an LTA Councillor.

John Hilton - Chairman of the Competitions & Tournaments Committee and Junior County Cup Committee.

John’s involvement with CCLTA began when he became captain of the Men’s team in 2009. A position he still holds. As a consequence he sat on the Competitions & Tournaments Committee and became its Chairman in 2013. The committee has many responsibilities. Its main roles are:

  • the organisation and running of four different age group County Championship tournaments (Juniors, 35 & Over, Men’s & Ladies Open, Senior & Super Senior).
  • oversight of the Men’s & Ladies and 35 & Over County

teams, including the appointment of captains and

approving team selections.

  • organisation and running of the Cheshire and Monkhouse


  • oversight of the U14 & U18 Junior County Cup teams

including the appointment of captains, and approving team


  • organisation and running of all age group training camps

from U14 to U18

  • organisation and running of Cheshire age group teams

involved in the “12 Counties” inter county competition.

Rob Forster - Marketing communications

Professionally qualified as a Chartered Designer, Rob is currently Creative Director for a multi- disciplinary advertising and marketing consultancy. With many years experience of working on tennis committees and two stints as chairman of leading Cheshire tennis clubs, Rob is now focusing on bringing his skills to support club marketing development, promotional activities and commercial opportunities.

Lynne Witford - County Administrator

Lynne is the main point of contact for Cheshire County LTA

Lynne can be contacted at the Cheshire Executive

office at 117a Regus House, Heron’s Way, Chester

Business Park Chester CH4 9QR

Call: 01244 893135 (Tues – Thurs 9am – 2pm)




MATT STOCKS - Executive Member

ANNE WALKER - Executive Member



Cheshire County LTA
Hoole LTC
School Lane
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