Spade Heart Berkhamsted Bowls Bridge Club Diamond Club
Welcome to Berkhamsted Bowls Bridge Club

BBBC is a members club but visiting pairs are welcome if vacant tables exist (we can accommodate a maximum of 18 tables).


Bridge at BBBC is of a good standard and it is played in a friendly atmosphere; it is not for beginners.


BBBC is not affiliated to the EBU.


Refreshments are provided on a "help yourself" basis from the kitchen to enhance the morning's enjoyment.


Further information can be obtained from the BBBC Director, Derek Connelly, on 01442 890322 or email at

Charity Bridge Lunch - 22 February 2019

(in aid of the Florence Nightingale Hospice and the Hospice of St Francis)

We hope that you will bring a pair/team to the event on Friday 22 February 2019 at Marsworth Village Hall. Timetable:

10.30 am Coffee/biscuits      

11.00 am Duplicate Bridge

12.45 pm Lunch, wine, soft drinks  

15.45 pm Tea & Prize giving

Tables limited so please book asap with either
Betty Longhurst on 01296 660711 ( or Marion Woodman on 01296 620543.


Cost is £19.00 per player


If you are unable to come but would like to donate a raffle prize, please contact Betty or Marion to donate.

Best Behaviour

All Members are requested to read through and adhere to the EBU published "Best Behaviour" document that can be found under the Information tab to the left.

Partner Required?

If you require a partner please contact Angela Cross. Angela can be contacted via email at: or tel: 01442 392501.

Guest players in need of a partner should also contact Angela to see if there is a partner available as we do not operate a "host system".

Friday Improvers

Tring Bowls Bridge Club host a "Friday Improvers" section. These duplicate bridge sessions run each Friday morning from 09:30 to 12:15 at Tring Bowls Club.

The sessions are aimed at Bridge players who have Bridge knowledge but are seeking to improve their skills through assisted play with some instruction in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. A short tuition session on key topics is provided.

Partners are not necessary as a host system exists.

For more information please contact Pete Rowling on 07970 301233 or via email at or Derek Connelly by email at or phone (01442 890322).

Alerts & Announcements

A query was raised over what should be Announced and what should be Alerted.

The EBU have published a 2 page document on this subject. This can be accessed at:

22nd January 2019
Duplicate Pairs
9.20 for 9.30
Director: Mike Low
Scorer: Derek Connelly
Steward: Pauline & Carol
29th January 2019
Duplicate Pairs
9.20 for 9.30
Director: Ken Watson
Scorer: Liz Baker
Steward: Pauline & Carol
Duplicate Pairs
Director: Brian Davis
Scorer: Geoff Plowman
Duplicate Pairs
Director: Derek Connelly
Scorer: Geoff Plowman