Devizes Bridge Club
 
Master Point Promotions
Well done to the following recent Masterpoint promotions
April 2017

Peter Webb  promotion to 1* Regional Master

Janet Wright promotion to Advanced Master

John Holford promotion to Club Master

March 2017

Jeremy Cross promotion to Area Master

2016 Devizes Bridge Club Master Point Champions

These players earned the most local points in sessions played at Devizes Bridge Club. 

 
Player
MPs
Peter Webb
919

David Cooke

 
860
Philip Bennet
846
Wiltshire Bridge School
Wiltshire Bridge School

Do you live in the Chippenham/Devizes/Trowbridge area?

Would you like to learn how to play Bridge; or do you already play and would like to improve your Bridge?

Bridge classes are available for all levels of Bridge players in Wiltshire

Please click on 'Bridge Tuition' on the menu above for an overview of available courses and workshops

Devizes Bridge Club Library

Please click on the left tab to view a collection of Bridge books available to Club members. 

The collection is held by Pete Webb.  If there's a book you would like to borrow then please let him know, by email, phone or on Club Night and it will be brought along on the next available Club Night.  It will be appreciated if books are returned after a period of about three weeks.

 
Welcome to Devizes Bridge Club
Devizes at the Heart of Wiltshire
Devizes at the Heart of Wiltshire
Club Information

We meet twice a week, on Wednesday and Friday evenings

On Wednesday we meet at St Andrews Church Hall (map) and on Friday at the Nursteed Centre (map)

At both venues we start at 7:00pm but please arrive by 6:45pm.  We finish around 10:30pm.

We are affiliated to The English Bridge Union through the Wiltshire Contract Bridge Association.

Boards are Duplimated and the hands and results can be seen on this website after play finishes.  Scoring is by BridgeMates and is displayed at the Club.

We have a break for tea, coffee and biscuits at mid-session.

We operate a Partnering System for members and visitors.  For further details please click on 'information'

Bridge Teaching

The programme for Bridge lessons is now available on our website.  Please click on Bridge Tuition on the menu on the left.

Teaching is available for all level of players whether you are a Beginner, Improver or play regularly in a Bridge Club.

Lessons are conducted to a very high standard by fully qualified and competent Bridge Teachers and are highly recommended.

Successes over the last 12 months

Chairman's Cup 2017 

Janet Wright and Mike Smith with an adjusted score of 60.61% 

Non-Expert Teams of Four - February 2017

Julia Charlton and her Team winners with a score of +123 IMPS.

Ian Schofield, Anne Hall, Elspeth and Gerry McAinsh 2nd with +50 IMPS.

Non-Expert Pairs - December 2016

Ian Schofield and Anne Hall winners with a score of 64.58%

Devizes Bridge Club Championships 2016
 

Peter Goldson with and average of 60.11% (helped by Bryan Willis and David Twiner)


Runner up was Bob McMurray with an average of 60.03% (helped by Philip Howard and Frances Ind)

Teams Competition Winners 2016

Peter Brunskill and John Hadfield

DBC Most Improved Player 2016 


Brian Thomas
 


WCBA Mixed Teams - September 2016

Robin and Ann Baker and Chaz and Lucy Cross

Winners with 78 IMPS against the cream of Wiltshire Players

EBED Sim Pairs September 2016

Philip Bennett and Mark Sheppard 1st Nationally against 163 other Pairs with a score of 65.46%

Wiltshire Leagues 2015/16

Vic Holden, Roger Wilmott, David Cooke and Philip Bennett came 3rd from 10 teams in the Premier League with 123VP's

Peter Webb, Anne Rogan, Rosemary Fussell, Frances Ind, Peter Brunskill and John Hadfield came 3rd from 11 teams in League 1 with 134VP's

 

AGM
2017 AGM   The Chairman's and Treasurer's Reports and the Income and Expenditure Final Account can be viewed under "Information"
Click for the latest results
Click for the Members Only section
What's on this week?

Duplicate Pairs - Wednesday 24 May

Duplicate Pairs - Friday 26 May

Need a Partner?  Click on 'Information' on the left.
Forthcoming Events

Club Championships #3 - Friday 02 June

Club Championships #4 - Wednesday 28 June

Teams #3 - Friday 07 July

British Summer Sim Pairs - Wednesday 26 July

Results
Wed 24th May 2017
Club Pairs
St Andrews 7.00pm
Director: Peter Webb
Scorer: Rosemary Fussell
Fri 19th May 2017
Club Pairs
Nursteed Centre 7.00pm
Director: Gerry McAinsh
Scorer: Pete Webb
Wed 17th May 2017
Club Pairs
St Andrews 7.00pm
Director: Ken Walsby
Scorer: Rosemary Fussell
Fri 12th May 2017
Club Pairs
Nursteed Centre 7.00pm
Director: Ken Walsby
Scorer: Jim Shore
Wed 10th May 2017
Club Pairs
St Andrews 7.00pm
Director: Gerry McAinsh
Scorer: Rosemary Fussell
Fri 5th May 2017
Teams of Four #2
Nursteed Centre 7.00pm
Director: Peter Webb
Scorer: Peter Webb
Calendar
26th May 2017
Club Pairs
Nursteed Centre 7.00pm
Please arrive and be seated by 6:45pm prompt.
Director: Robin Baker
Scorer: Peter Webb
31st May 2017
Club Pairs
St Andrews 7.00pm
Please arrive and be seated by 6:45pm prompt.
Director: Ken Walsby
Scorer: Robin Baker
2nd Jun 2017
Club Championships #3
Nursteed Centre 7.00pm
Please arrive and be seated by 6:45pm prompt.
Director: Peter Webb
Scorer: Jim Shore
7th Jun 2017
Club Pairs
St Andrews 7.00pm
Please arrive and be seated by 6:45pm prompt.
Director: Robin Baker
Scorer: Ken Walsby
Click for the latest results
Click for the Members Only section
What's on this week?

Duplicate Pairs - Wednesday 24 May

Duplicate Pairs - Friday 26 May

Need a Partner?  Click on 'Information' on the left.
Forthcoming Events

Club Championships #3 - Friday 02 June

Club Championships #4 - Wednesday 28 June

Teams #3 - Friday 07 July

British Summer Sim Pairs - Wednesday 26 July

Results
Wed 24th May 2017
Club Pairs
St Andrews 7.00pm
Director: Peter Webb
Scorer: Rosemary Fussell
Fri 19th May 2017
Club Pairs
Nursteed Centre 7.00pm
Director: Gerry McAinsh
Scorer: Pete Webb
Wed 17th May 2017
Club Pairs
St Andrews 7.00pm
Director: Ken Walsby
Scorer: Rosemary Fussell
Fri 12th May 2017
Club Pairs
Nursteed Centre 7.00pm
Director: Ken Walsby
Scorer: Jim Shore
Wed 10th May 2017
Club Pairs
St Andrews 7.00pm
Director: Gerry McAinsh
Scorer: Rosemary Fussell
Fri 5th May 2017
Teams of Four #2
Nursteed Centre 7.00pm
Director: Peter Webb
Scorer: Peter Webb
Calendar
26th May 2017
Club Pairs
Nursteed Centre 7.00pm
Please arrive and be seated by 6:45pm prompt.
Director: Robin Baker
Scorer: Peter Webb
31st May 2017
Club Pairs
St Andrews 7.00pm
Please arrive and be seated by 6:45pm prompt.
Director: Ken Walsby
Scorer: Robin Baker
2nd Jun 2017
Club Championships #3
Nursteed Centre 7.00pm
Please arrive and be seated by 6:45pm prompt.
Director: Peter Webb
Scorer: Jim Shore
7th Jun 2017
Club Pairs
St Andrews 7.00pm
Please arrive and be seated by 6:45pm prompt.
Director: Robin Baker
Scorer: Ken Walsby