Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

It's Game, Set and Match to First Street

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

It's Game, Set and Match to First Street

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TENNIS fans in Manchester can catch all the Wimbledon action this summer as First Street's free 20-square-metre outdoor sports screen is broadcasting live BBC coverage of every championship match right through to the final on Sunday, July 10.

First Street's Wimbledon screenings will benefit from the food and drink businesses on the burgeoning street.

HOME will be running an outdoor bar and offering the essential Wimbledon treat of strawberries and cream; Pizza Express will be firing up its pizza ovens with 30 per cent off all takeaway food; and the Indian Tiffin Room will be providing takeaway curried delights.

Deckchairs and bean bags will also be provided so viewers can watch the matches in comfort, and table-tennis tables will be free to play for those feeling more energetic.

And if you're feeling inspired by the match, the Lawn Tennis Association will be offering free coaching at a pop up tennis court across the weekend. …

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