Anniversary Pairs Winners

Terry and Leon won the Anniversary Cup in a very close competition.

Workshop Programme

The topics for the next few workshops are:-

19th October - Transfers both Red suits and to Minors (ideal for last year students and simple systems players)

16th November - Making a Plan

14th December - Playing in NT

Booking with Elaine is essential to secure a place - email


Need A Partner?
Need A Partner?


Monday afternoon -

Monday and Wednesday evenings -

Wednesday afternoons -

Thursday -

Friday teams -

Welcome to Hitchin Bridge Club
Welcome to the Hitchin Bridge Club
Welcome to the Hitchin Bridge Club

The Hitchin Bridge Club (registered charity number 1140362) meets in the church hall of Our Lady's and St Andrew 16 Nightingale Road Hitchin SG5 1QS near the centre of this historic and attractive market town.

It aims to provide duplicate bridge in a friendly supportive but competitive atmosphere for all levels of players.

Pairs sessions are held on Monday and Wednesday afternoons at 1.30 p.m. and Monday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings at 7.30 p.m. and there is a monthly teams on the second Friday each month at 7.30 p.m.

Thursdays are intended for less experienced players, only simple bidding systems are allowed and partnerships are restricted to a combined NGS grade of 18 or less.

Hosts are available for Monday and Thursday evenings and Wednesday afternoons. Supervised play sessions are held on Monday when partners are not required.

Classes for beginners run from October to July each year and workshops for improvers are held on the third Friday morning each month.

Visitors are always very welcome. If you are visiting Hitchin and would like a game please contact us.


Autumn Blue Pointed Swiss Pairs

Saturday 10th November starting at 1 p.m. - event is over half full

Venue - church hall of Our Lady's and St Andrew 16 Nightingale Road Hitchin SG51QS

Open competition licensed by the EBU. Master points awarded on County scale.

6 x 7 board matches with a half time break of apprx. 40 mins.

Free tea, coffee, squash and biscuits throughout. Please bring your own food for the break.

Prizes for winners, runners up, best placed pair under rank of Master and ascenders.

Pre entry essential. - £20 per pair. Entries will close on 5th November or when entries reach 40 pairs if earlier.

Payment by cheque to Hitchin Bridge Club 23 West Hill Hitchin SG5 2HZ or alternatively by electronic transfer using the form on the club website to Hitchin Bridge Club Lloyds Bank plc. sort code 30:94:30 account number 02212602. Please give your name as the payment reference.


Monday Evening Mentoring Sessions

For the next 4 weeks starting on Monday 1st October we will be holding mentoring sessions (simple systems only) for any member who would like to pair up with a more experienced player.


15th October 2018
Supervised Play
1.30 p.m.
Director: Rosemary
17th October 2018
Wednesday Afternoon Pairs
Director: Jan
Scorer: Gordon
Host: John P
17th October 2018
Wednesday Evening Pairs