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BOX : in the village hall, on Thursdays starting 1st October at 1930 hrs, for total newcomers, by Mark. 

NEWENT : starting 25th September - click here for more.

CHELTENHAM : see the club web site.

STROUD : starting Thursday 3rd September 2015, by Angelos (an English Bridge Union affiliated teacher sponsored by Stroud Bridge Club) and at the Imperial Hotel.  Intermediate level course suitable for relative novices or those who are rusty.   Runs  from 7pm to 9pm.  Contact details : telephone  01453 450135 or email to

Midlands League

The 3rd match of the season was almost successful, with a 10-10 draw, a 12-8 win and a 5-15 loss respectively for the Dawes, Porter and Markham teams. See results for details.  Running tables via the EBU - click for  Dawes, Porter, Markham.

The team for the LEICESTERSHIRE home match on 6 December is  DAWES : Angseesing & Shields, Butland & Denning, Chamberlain & Kambites, Collard & Hope, and the PORTER : Constable & Constable, Gilham & Harris, Phair & Simons, Rogers & Waggett; and the MARKHAM : Angseesing & Wignall, Atthey & Pritchard, Harrison & Lilley, Sanis & Sanis.

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Next special event is COTSWOLD CUP : Cheltenham Bridge Club on Saturday 28th November at 1100 hrs.  It is a teams event but entry by pairs and we will draw for team-mates.  There is a cup for the winning team and prizes for the leading pairs.   Entries to Patrick or on the board at CBC.

After nothing in October, we have the first ACE OF CLUBS of the three planned rounds,at NEWENT on Sunday 6th December at 1330 hrs.   We are now taking entries. With only three rounds in the ACE OF CLUBS, a pairs' best two scores will count;  for the club championship, all scores will count.  The more from your club, the better your chance.

County Night at Cheltenham Bridge Club
More details on all sessions is under the EVENTS menu on the left.              Click here for a summary of the schedule.
Mondays in November
16th      League 3
23rd      Mixed Pairs
30th      League 4 
If ever you are free to be a standby on a pairs night, that is welcome - tell Patrick and it will be advertised here.  No advert here means no standby that night.
External Results

Please email any external result to for inclusion here.

EBU Seniors Congress : Tony Hill & Alan Wearmouth & Garry Watson (with David Jones) came 4th in the Swiss Teams out of 45 teams.   None of those who played in the pairs events wish their results reported!

Welsh Premier League : Paul Denning's team came first after two weekends, just 1 VP ahead of Patrick Shields' team.  Paul (with Adrian Thomas) will play for Wales in the Camrose matches in January and March (Patrick's partner is unavailable).

Gold Cup : Richard Butland's team reached the last 8 and then lost in the last stanza to a sponsor's team with Zia and a bunch of Norwegian internationals.


Latest Trophy Winners

Bredon Vale :  THRIBB (Agathangelou & Councer, Davenport & Whittenbury).

Women's Pairs:: Pam Pearce and Lesley Harrison

Men's Pairs: Ian Constable & Roy Collard


This is the entry level teams event run by (David Hauser on behalf of) the County.  There are 3+ divisions across the County and matches are played at your choice of location (Cheltenham Bridge Club is available on some Mondays for this) and the entry fee is only £5 per team per year.  If you want to learn more just ask and we'll put you in touch with some current participants to get an authentic view!

Last years winners were Stroud M (in Div One), Acolytes (in Div Two), and Churchdown (in Div Three).


It is annoucned as : Angseesing & Chamberlain, Butland & Denning, Hill & Wearmouth, Shields & Stanley.

County Knock Out

The draw for the last two rounds for the 2016 trophy is Constable vs Green, Chamberlain vs Letts - click here for more.

County League

Plans for County League were changed at the committee meeting in September - for assignments and details of changes click here

Div 1 current league table & Div 2 current league table

Clubs League results are found by clicking here


23rd Nov 2015
Mixed Pairs
16th Nov 2015
League 3
9th Nov 2015
Swiss Pairs
2nd Nov 2015
Swiss Teams + Hosted
1st Nov 2015
Midlands Counties League vs WARW (A)
28th Oct 2015
County Team Squad Ladder 5A
28th Oct 2015
County Squad Ladder 5B
26th Oct 2015
Bredon Vale Cup
26th Oct 2015
County Knock Out Qualifier
19th Oct 2015
League 2
25th Nov 2015
County Team Squad Ladder 6
 Click for more information
28th Nov 2015
Cotswold Cup
30th Nov 2015
League 4
6th Dec 2015
Midlands Counties League vs LEIC (H)
6th Dec 2015
Ace of Clubs Newent
7th Dec 2015
Swiss Teams + Hosted
14th Dec 2015
Swiss Pairs
21st Dec 2015
League 5
28th Dec 2015
4th Jan 2016
Open Teams + Hosted
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