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 October list.

HBA Committee Meeting

Key points from the Committee Meeting of November 8th are available here..

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

Club Directors - click here for useful information on training courses 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
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.

Mixed Pairs 
Friday 23rd November,  starting 7:30pm at the Bridge Centre
click here.. for more infomation

Des Flockhart Trophy 
Sunday 16th December, starting 12 noon at the Bridge Centre
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Humble Cup 1st Qualifinal 
Sunday 13th January,  starting 12 noon at the Bushey Sports Club, Watford
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Humble Cup Plate
Sunday 13th January,  starting 4:00pm at the Bushey Sports Club, Watford
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Championship Pairs Semi-final 
Sunday 27th January,  starting 12 noon 
at the Bushey Sports Club, Watford
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Humble Cup 2nd Qualifinal
Sunday 3rd February,  starting 12 noon at the Bridge Centre
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Cadet Teams
Sunday 3rd February,  starting 4:00pm at the Bridge Centre
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Other Forthcoming County Events

Blue Pointed Swiss Pairs 
Sunday 9th December 2018 starting at 12:00 at Welwyn Garden City Bridge Club

A blue-pointed event.
click here
  for details.

Eccles Cup
Eccles Cup

The Eccles Cup was won by Harpenden Duplicate Team A.  Congratulations to Jane Rawling & David Ramsbottom, Richard Strickland & Chris Hedges, Gill Hardy & Bernie Rolfe, Dave Tookey & Rodger White

Club Winners Cup
Club Winners Cup

Congratulations to Brian Combridge & John White from Hitchin, winners of this year's Club Champions' Cup competition that was held at the Bridge Centre on November 9th.


Relaxed Duplicate Pairs

A very well done to Anne & Trevor Sherling and Linda & David Ivey who tied for first place in the Relaxed Duplicate Pairs event  held at the Sobell Bridge Club on the 16th October.

Rose Bowl 2018

Congratulations to Michael Hancock & Anne Flockhart and Celia & Derek Oram for winning this year's Rose Bowl and their fourth victory in this event!

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)