The AGM will be held on Wednesday 7th March starting at 7 p.m.

Membership Application

Due to imminent changes in Data Protection legislation it is necessary for all members to complete a new application form - membership application form 2018.pdf or pick a copy up fro the club. Please give forms to Robert.

Workshop Programme

The topics for the next few workshops are:-

20th April - Leads in a suit contract

18th May - Bidding Slams

20th July- Bidding with a Weak 2

17th August - Defending against a Weak 2 opener

22nd June - Hand Evaluation in NT

Booking with Elaine is essential to secure a place - email

We hope to add more workshops during 2018.

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Monday -

Wednesday and Thursday evenings -

Wednesday afternoons -

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 1140632) meets in the hall of Our Lady's and St Andrews RC church 16 Nightingale Road Hitchin SG5 1QS.

Sessions are available for all abilities.

Duplicate sessions on Monday and Wednesday Afternoons at 1.30 p.m. and Monday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings at 7.30 p.m.

Teams are played each month on the second Friday.

A host is available on Monday and Thursday evenings and Wednesday afternoons.

Thursday evenings are intended for improvers and simple systems only are allowed with partnerships limited to a combined NGS grade of 18 or less.

Supervised play sessions on Mondays at 1.30 p.m.

Beginners classes are run yearly on Mondays at 7.30 p.m. starting every October and there are workshops for Improvers monthly on Friday mornings at 10.15 a.m.

Visitors are always welcome, complimentary refreshments. Limited parking in church car park off College Row behind church.

Rising Stars Competition

Saturday 17th March 2018 starting at 1.00 p.m.

Venue - Church Hall of Our Lady and St Andrew 16 Nightingale Road Hitchin SG5 1QS

The competition is specifically restricted to players with a rank of Advanced Master or below.

Played as ordinary club pairs in 2 sessions of 18 boards with a break for tea and homemade cakes and an opportunity to socialize.

Duplimated boards with hand records.  Prizes for winners and runners up.

Pre entry essential - £16 per pair. Entries will close when numbers reach 40 pairs.

Ranks as at 1st January 2018. Please note special condition below*

Payment by cheque to Hitchin Bridge Club 23 West Hill Hitchin SG5 2HZ or alternatively through the club website or you can enter by electronic transfer to Hitchin

Bridge Club Lloyds Bank plc. sort code 30:94:30 account number 02212602. Please give your name as the payment reference.

*In keeping with the spirit of this competition the club reserves the right to decline an entry from players whose EBU ranking does not reflect their playing experience or current performance.


22nd February 2018
Thursday Pairs
23rd February 2018
Really Easy Pairs
A relaxed single session pairs competition for newcomers and less experienced club players. Players do not need to be members of HBA. Bushey Sports Club 2pm. Entry fee is 3 per person (6 per pair). Pre entry not required.
26th February 2018
Monday Afternoon Pairs
Director: Steve