Tag: Wimbledon


Wimbledon reveals new £70m retractable roof on Court No 1

Wimbledon retractable roof on Court No 1

A new retractable roof was unveiled over Wimbledon’s No 1 court ahead of this summer’s competition. The new roof cost £70million and is identical to the one that has covered Centre Court since 2009. It was constructed by British company Sir Robert McAlpine over the course of three...
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Wimbledon eyes expansion after golf club agrees to land sale

Wimbledon Tennis update

The Wimbledon Tennis Championships are another step closer to expanding their site after members of a nearby golf club agreed to sell its land to the All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) for £65 million ($85 million), according multiple media reports. The acquisition is set to triple the size of...
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Wimbledon Grounds latest stadium to have homes

AFC Wimbledon

League One football club AFC Wimbledon is set to become London’s latest team to get a new stadium that will have hundreds of homes in the development. Property developers Galliard Homes and housing association Catalyst housing, together in partnership have released the plans for 604 new homes at...
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