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Welcome to Gloucestershire County Bridge
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GCBA now has a Facebook presence : search on "GCBA bridge" or click here to find it; if you have a Facebook account, you can "follow" the page and get all the news delivered to you as it happens.
Do check out the FORTHCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS page for Congress, Green Point and Blue Point events.

More Details on all sessions are under the GCBA EVENTS menu on the left :  click here for a summary of events 2018/19

  • 25th Mar.    Spring Swiss Pairs
  • 1st Apr.       Spring Teams
  • 8th Apr.       Spring Swiss Pairs
  • 15th Apr.     League 9
  • 22nd Apr.    BH Summer Pairs
  • 29th Apr.     League 10

This Season's Monday events are in the calendar with extra information under Monday Nights Pairs/Teams

Patrick Shields is our CTD. Do contact him for more information -

Weekend Events

See "Upcoming Special Events" Tab in main menu for:

  • Cheltenham Congress 3rd - 5th May
  • Avon Green Point Weekend 19th - 19th May
  • Gloucestershire & Herefordshire Green Point Weekend 20th - 21st July
Latest Trophy Winners

Newent Bowl : Sian Brady & John Wittenbury, John Councer & Suzy Lawson

Willie Morgan Brown Trophy (County Individual) : Paul Denning

Cotswold Cup : Kate & Philip Morgan

Rank Xerox teams-of-8 : THRIBB

Bredon Vale Cup : THRIBB-A : Angelos Agathangelou & John Councer, Natalie Davenport & John Polhill.

Mens Pairs     Roger Jackson & Peter Waggett

Womens Pairs     Wendy Angseesing & Anne Swannell

Summer Pairs     Joe Angseesing

Summer Teams     Allan Sanis

The 2017-18 Victor Ludorum (most Master Points on Mondays excluding 1st-team players) was won by Roger Schofield, (past winners - click here)

External Results

Please email any external result to for inclusion here.

Telegraph Christmas Competition :  the competition was won by Keith Sharp.

SBU Winter Fours :  the team with Dan McIntosh & Patrick Shields came third.

EBU Premier League :  the team of John Atthey, Richard Chamberlain, Patrick Shields & Garry Watson won Division Two and earned promotion to Div One for next year.

Weston Congress : Brian Golby's team came 2nd

EBU 'Play with an expert pair' Simultaneous Pairs: 3rd East-West (62 pairs) Nicky Ferguson & Tom Jarman.

East Wales August Swiss Pairs (31 tables) Alison Pritchard & Ben Handley Pritchard were equal 2nd.


There is lots of learning to be done at the Gloucestershire Youth Bridge - click here for its website.

CHELTENHAM :  The teaching team are starting a new series of lessons starting in September. For more information see the club web site.

GLOUCESTER: Starting September 2017.  Lessons available on Monday at Gloucester B.C..  For further discussion contact Tom (01452 725587) or Stewart (01452 525005)

NEWENT : Starting 29th September 2017.  More details at click here.  EBU qualified teachers, and it runs for two terms.

MALMESBURY (Tetbury & Cirencester) : Robert Cobbold offers "fun and friendly bridge for beginners and beyond.  07526451532" 

TETBURY : Jim Edwards runs lessons as part of the South Cotswolds Bridge Club venture - see the web site.

WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE (boundary of South Glos and Glos, NW Wiltshire) : Ian Cooke (accredited EBUTA teacher) offers lessons for beginners, improvers and runs Gentle bridge sessions. Contact details here.


County League

MONDAY LEAGUES: Div 1  Div 2 and 2A and 2B

CLEVERLY TEAMS :  Divisions 1, NorthernSouthern

Spring Swiss Pairs
League 8
Spring Swiss Pairs
Spring Teams
GCBA Squad Practice - FEB19
League 7
Cotswold Cup
Spring Swiss Pairs
Midlands Counties League : STAFFS(A)
28th Mar 2019
GCBA Squad Practice
 Click for more information
30th Mar 2019
County Pairs Final
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1st Apr 2019
Spring Teams
1st Apr 2019
Monthly committee meeting
6th Apr 2019
2 days
8th Apr 2019
Spring Swiss Pairs
11th Apr 2019
GCBA committee meeting
14th Apr 2019
Midlands Counties League : WARW(H)
14th Apr 2019
Ace of Clubs Final
15th Apr 2019
League 9
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