Charity Donation

Our nominated charity for 2017-18 was the Rennie Grove Hospice and through the Marjorie Lukyn, we raised £1,299 for them.  Click here for their letter of thanks.

Congratulations to all those achieving new master point promotions. Click here.. to see the September list.

Do you want to learn/improve your bridge - click here.

Club Directors - click here for useful information on:
training courses, EBU score, new laws and updated flowcharts.

Youth - new handbook and safeguarding policies also applicable for vulnerable adults,

EBED are here to help you. 

This website provides details of all bridge clubs that are affiliated to the County Assoc and the EBU
Training Courses 2018

Click here for information on several courses being offered by the HBA and EBED on How to Run a Duplicate Event and Directing. 

Forthcoming HBA Events

All events take place in the Bridge Centre, Gosling Sports Park AL8 6XE unless otherwise advised.
NB Parking Charges at the Bridge Centre - click here for exemption instructions.

Relaxed Duplicate Pairs 
Tuesday 16th October, starting 1:30pm at the Sobell Bridge Club, Mount Vernon Hospital, Northwood
click here.. for more infomation

Club Winners Cup
Friday 9th November, starting 7:30pm at the Bridge Centre
click here.. for more infomation

Eccles Cup 
Friday 16th November, starting 7:30pm at Bennetts End Community Centre, Hemel Hempstead
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Mixed Pairs 
Friday 23rd November, starting 7:30pm at the Bridge Centre
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Other Forthcoming County Events

Autumn Swiss Pairs 
Saturday 10th November 2018 starting at 1 p.m. at Hitchin

A blue-pointed event.
click here
  for details.

Blue Pointed Swiss Pairs 
Sunday 11th November 2018 starting at 1:30 p.m. at Enfield

A blue-pointed event.
click here
  for details.

Other Events

Kent's Blue-pointed Congress is being held over the weekend of 27-28 October at Tunbridge Wells Bridge Club.
click here.. for more infomation

For links to other counties' websites - click here


Tollemache Cup - Qualifier, 17-18 Nov 2018

The Tollemache Cup is the major inter-county competition with 32 teams competing to get into the 8 team final.

The following team has been selected to represent Hertfordshire:

  • Francis Eddleston (capt) & Steve Allen
  • Celia & Derek Oram
  • Alan Kay & Dave Walker
  • Tom Dessain & Tugrul Kaban
  • Anthony Golding & Francis Morton

I am sure we all wish the team every success.
Roger Edmonds  (Chair of Selectors)

Green Pointed Swiss Teams
Green Pointed Swiss Teams

A very well done to Robert Kipling & Andrew Macnair and Peter & Dee Lindon, the winners of the Swiss Teams on September 16th.

Green Pointed Swiss Pairs
Green Pointed Swiss Pairs

Congratulations to Andrew Conway and Keith Bush for coming first out of 74 pairs at the Green Pointed Swiss Pairs in Ware on September 15th. 


Seniors Teams

The first HBA event of the new season was the Seniors Teams on Tuesday 11th September.  Many congratulations to the winning team of John Eyre, Jill Mumford, Phillip Levi and Ernest Schlesinger.

County Match vs Essex

Sunday 2nd September 2018

A Team Won 11-9

B Team Lost 5-15

C Team Won 19-1

Cross-Imps are available on the Essex Website