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Any many of you will be aware there are new updates to the current Laws (2007) being implemented by the WBF and will be adopted here from 1st September 2017.
The Link below will detail the updates.
Here is a summary of the new 2017 Bridge Rules, kindly provided by Fearghal O'Boyle.
Anne Bellew presents The Joyce O'Shaughnessy Memorial Bridge Trophy to the winner Debbie Leahy, on Monday 9th. April.
Susan Rutherford being presented with the Captain's Prize by her partner Joan O'Hare
The club plays in the Dunshaughlin Pastoral Center every Monday morning at 10:30a.m. sharp. There is ample free parking. The playing fee is five Euro and the club is open from September to April. New players welcome. Membership is €25.
Our e-mail address is
(b) When Dummy, don’t look at opponent’s or partner’s hands.
Failure to comply with the proprieties is evidence of having taken an unfair advantage.
You are bound to show positively that no improper action of yours, however inadvertent, has operated to your opponents’ disadvantage.
Directors are entitled to inflict discretionary penalties whether by fines or otherwise where an unfair advantage has been obtained.
(b) When Dummy, donâ€™t look at opponentâ€™s or partnerâ€™s hands.
You are bound to show positively that no improper action of yours, however inadvertent, has operated to your opponentsâ€™ disadvantage.
Captain - Joan O'Hare
Secretary - Jimmy Lennox
Treasurer - Anne Bellew
Asst. Treasurer - Stella McElherron
Tournement Director- Luke Colleran
Match Maker - June Murphy
Scorer - Debbie Leahy
Committee Member - Ann Lanigan
Committee Member - Mags Murphy
Committee Member - Eileen Pennell
Lord, grant me a partner who won't trump my Aces.
Deliver me from short suits and cards without faces.
Grant me finesses that work as I've planned,
And just once today, please, a nice Grand Slam hand.
Presented by Karel De Raymaeker
If there is sufficient interest, It is proposed to have a Bridge Seminar:
covering items such as Splinter, Q bids and Voids etc aimed at
Intermediate A and Masters (that’s not to say a B cant come but they
need to be aware)
10:30 Presentation on topic(s). Sample hands talk through.
( if players want to have specific hands discussed bring along details)
Lunch 30 mins
Finish 16.30 ish
Cost will depend on numbers
Sat 21st April 2018
10.30am - 4.30pm with a lunch break
Bring a packed lunch, Tea and Coffee will be provided.
Venue: Columbans, Dalgan Park
Cost: Approx €20/€25 per person (depending on Numbers)
Booking and payment must be confirmed by 14th April and
50 will be the maximum number
Kathleen McSherry 086-8531296
Ian Baker 085-1516964
CDO’s for Meath
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ROYAL TARA BRIDGE CLUB
In aid of St. Columban’s Retirement/Nursing Home
and St. Columban Mission project
Friday 13th. April 7.30pm. 2018
in St. Columban’s Dalgan Park, Navan
All grades welcome. Table money €10.
THE DUNDALK BRIDGE CLUB
the Noel Grimes Memorial Trophy
The Bridge Centre
Sunday, 22nd April 2018
at 5:00 pm (sharp)
Prizes: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Best "A",
Best "B"/Novice (subject to entry) & Best local
Table money €15 (includes supper)
Pre entry to Peter Byrne Phone 086-8049531 by 3pm on Sat.
All are Welcome
The date for this year’s Congress is 4th – 6th May 2018.
HOME INSTEAD DUBLIN SUMMER CONGRESS
The date for this year’s Congress is 29th June – 1st July 2018
in Westmanstown Sports & Social Centre.