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Directors needed please!

The Club is in urgent need of more Directors. We are not asking anyone to go on a Directors course but anyone who could facilitate a duplicate session with enough basic knowledge on rules and the various movements. Please let yourself be known! Thank you.

Member Only Facility


There is a Members Only facility available on the Website. These support features are not available to the general public.

  • A Messages Tab allowing members to enter and view messages, such as "I am looking for a partner for next week".
  • The "List of Members" Tab showing details of registered members.
  • "Account" Tab to allow users to change their details.
  • "Download" Tab to request results by email.
  • “Results” Tab to view recent results.
  • “Ranking” Tab to view club rankings
  • “Find a Partner” Tab to check for members looking for partner for a future match.

The registration process has been amended recently. You first need to pass your Email address to the adminstrator Brian Perry (Email: so it is present in the Member Database. After that:

On the Membership > Members Area login screen, enter your Email and click [Register] to obtain your Member Registration Code. This will be delivered to you in an Email. You can then use your own password when registered..



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Welcome to Bolton Bridge Club
Championship Pairs Saturday 6th April 2019

The annual club Championships Pairs will be held on Saturday 6th April at Bolton BC starting at 2:30pm. This is a two session event with around 40 boards played, with the break around 5pm to allow players to watch the Aintree Grand National, and should finish at around 9pm. Entry is £14 per head which includes a meal at halftime (Hotpot, Lasagane or Vegetable Lasagne). There is an Entry form at the club and on this website and the practical closing date for entry is 1st April 2019 so we know the numbers for catering. The event will be run by Jeff Smith and all members welcome.

Mens / Ladies Pairs - Friday 15 March 2019

The Mens and Ladies pairs were held on Friday15 March 2019. There were 7 pairs in the Mens and 13 pairs in the Ladies competition.
Mens Pairs:   1st John Pingree / Terry Potter, 2nd Paul Evans / Alan Whittam.
Ladies Pairs: 1st Sandra Dootson / Rona Egan, 2nd Sue Whittam / Linda Wilson.



Bridge with Tea and Cake

Sunday 14th April starting at 1.15pm

Come along and enjoy this sociable event - Duplicate Bridge with Tea and Cake

£5 for members and £6 for guests - Prizes will be given!

Annual General Meeting

Bolton Bridge Club's Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday 28th March 2019 commencing at 7.30pm in the downstairs playing room. 

We encourage as many members as possible to attend.

2018/19 Update - Bridge Lessons
2018/19 Update - Bridge Lessons

The photograph above is the beginners class of 2018 who have now completed the first session and look forward to the second session starting 7th. January 2019.


Beginners Lessons ,  ♠   ♣ 

The second session of beginners bridge lessons will be given by John Simm. The lessons are now well advanced.  Please e-mail to join, or for further information. You can also ring John Simm directly on 01204 496966 for more information.

              . Second set of beginners lessons ( 11 to 20 ) started Monday 7th. January 2019 for 10 weeks. Contact as above to join.


       New Beginner's Lessons 2019/2020 will start 10th. October 2019 but this year the lessons will be on a THURSDAY evening.  


Intermediate lessons,  ♠   ♣ 

The  intermediate lessons have now ended and will restart next year after beginners lessons.



Assisted play bridge with instruction.  ♠   ♣ 

From Thursday 14th June 2018 the Club will be running assisted play bridge with instruction as you play. The sessions start at 7:30pm and are designed to suit players of NGS level 2 to 10.

                  ring John Simm for more info.        


     no partner needed.        Now every Thursday.


Daytime Bridge
Improvers Duplicates are normally held on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons.They start at 1.00 pm and finishes about 4.00 pm. NB Continues throughout the summer. 

Weekly Schedule
   Beginners/Improvers Pairs 7:25pm
   Improvers Pairs (Assisted) 1:00pm
   Pairs 7:25pm
   NonExpert Pairs 7:25pm
   Improvers Pairs (Assisted) 1:00pm
   Pairs 7:25pm
   Pairs 7:25pm
   Pairs 6:55pm
Events 2019 - 20
Mixed Pairs Fri 11/1/19
Spring Ladder Tue 5/2/19 - 16/4/19
Mens & Ladies Pairs Fri 15/3/19
Bolton BC AGM Thu 28/3/19 7:30pm
Championship Pairs Sat 6/4/19
EBED Spring Sim Pairs Thu 16/5/19
Individual Fri 17/5/19 (probably)
Bolton Congress (Open) Sat 31/8/19 - 1/9/19
EBED Autumn Sim Pairs Thu 5/9/19
Glaister Cup Mon 16/9/19
Tyldesley Cup Wed 18/9/19
Cedric Young Ladder Thu 3/10/19 - 12/12/19
Mixed Pairs Fri 10/1/20
Spring Ladder Tue 4/2/20 - 15/4/20
Individual Fri 7/2/20
Mens & Ladies Pairs Fri 6/3/20
26th March 2019
Evening Pairs
27th March 2019
Host: DPA
28th March 2019
Afternoon Pairs
Director: BP
28th March 2019
Evening Pairs
Director: PE
29th March 2019
30th March 2019
Evening Pairs
Director: DA
1st April 2019
Director: WB