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 January list.

HBA Committee Meeting

Key points from the Committee Meeting of January 21st 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. 

Marjorie Lukyn Charity Cup

2018 winners: Celia & Derek Oram

The Marjorie Lukyn Charity Cup is a pairs event for which heats are held in clubs. The top 50% of players in each heat qualify for the single-session final. Players may play in as many heats as they wish.

The proceeds from the event (£2 per player in the heats) are donated to charity. For 2018-2019 our nominated charities are Jackie's Drop-In Centre and Herts Musical Memories.


Marjorie Lukyn Charity Cup 2018-2019

Pairs who have qualified from their club heats can now enter the final using the link lower down on this page.



Heats are being held on the dates below. Note that the qualification rules have changed this year so that the top 50% of pairs in each heat now qualify for the final.

Club Date/time of heat Can visitors play?
Hatfield Heath Wed 12th Sept, 7:15pm Yes
Hemel Hempstead Mon 1st Oct, 7:30pm Yes
Harlow Knights Fri 5th Oct, 7:30pm Yes
Harpenden Duplicate Mon 8th Oct, 7:30pm Yes with advance notice
Leverstock Green Wed 10th Oct, 7:30pm Space permitting (please contact club in advance)
Broxbourne Thu 11th Oct, 7:30pm Yes
Welwyn Garden City Mon 5th Nov, 7:30pm Yes
Watford and Bushey Tue 27th Nov, 7:30pm Yes
Royston Thu 29th Nov, 7:30pm Yes
Stevenage Tue 8th Jan, 7:30pm Yes
Berkhamsted Tue 15th Jan, 7:30pm Yes
New Hertford Tue 29th Jan, 7:30pm Space permitting (members have priority)
Lowewood Tue 29th Jan, 7:30pm Yes
St Albans Mon 4th Feb, 7:30pm Space permitting (please contact club in advance)
Harpenden Duplicate Tue 5th Feb, 7:30pm Yes with advance notice
Hitchin Wed 13th Feb, 7:30pm Yes



When: 7:30pm on Friday 8th March 2019
Where: Gosling Sports Park, Welwyn Garden City. Note that this event will be held in the new bridge rooms which are in the main sports park building, the other side of the car park from the old Bridge Centre. Parking is free if your car is registered with your entry or by email to
Cost: £10 per pair
Format: A single session of approximately 24 boards
How to enter:

Pairs who have qualified from their heats can register for the final by using our online entry form below.   Please note that the final will be limited to 18 tables.


Click here to enter the final


For more information contact the Tournament Secretary at