As Penrose Wharf car park has increased their parking charges to €1.50 per hour
the club has made arrangements with St.Patrick's Quay Car Park (behind Metropole Hotel)
to allow bridge members to park from 19.01p.m. for a flat rate of €4.00 per night
Closes at 11.30p.m.
This special rate will apply on Monday, Thursday and Friday nights.
St. Patrick's Quay which is the location of Cork Bridge Club is within walking distance of railway station, main bus terminal and Cork city centre. Hotels and restaurants are also convenient. The Club playing rooms are on the first floor overlooking the river Lee where, in season, rowing clubs can be seen practising on the river. The premises facilitate meetings of the South Munster Region and because of its convenience to all facilities Regional Competitions are also held there.
During its eighty years the Club has acquired its own premises and many national and international players have been members of the club, to name a few, Hugh McGann, Derek O' Gorman, Rory Boland, Anne Dillon, the late Denis Dillon and Joan Crowley and many more.. Their success has enhanced the competitive nature of the club. There are over 200 members in the club and it holds an annual "At Home" which is always well attended and keeps the social spirit of the Club alive and well competing with its competitive side.
The club will re-open to members on Monday September 3rd.
Thursday night bridge will commence on September 20th.
Friday night bridge is open to non-members throughout the year.
BRIDGE CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS will commence on Thursday September 20th at 7.30p.m
€100 for 12 lessons. Experienced teacher. Small groups.
Contact Tadhg @ 086-1024045 or email email@example.com
€2,765 was raised at the Wednesday charity bridge.
Pieta House, Penny Dinners and
Enable Ireland are the chosen charities this year.
A big thank you to Pearl for her huge commitment and organisation
of the charity bridge nights. Also to the TD's, helpers and all those involved in this
very successful venture.