Derek was an Essex County player during the mid 1950’s to late 60’s and former Chairman of The Connaught Club. Also, member of both IC of GB and The All England Club.
He played at Wimbledon 1956-1958, an era when the men's events were dominated by Australians Lew Hoad, Ashley Cooper, Neale Fraser and Ken Rosewall.
Derek's funeral arrangements have been set - please follow THIS LINK to view.
Our thoughts at this sad time are with Derek's family and close friends.