Annual club trophy, play with a more experienced player. Please sign up if you would like to play.
Monday 19 November at 7.15
Friday 23 November 7.30
Final Patcham BC 20 January 2019
Friday 14 December 7.30
19 December at 1.30
Bridge, games and a special tea
Presentation to the winners of the Wednesday Salver.
Friday 21 December
Drinks from 7.00, bridge 7.30
Kathryn Adams is coordinating the food so please let her know if you're bringing something.
We are a friendly club in central Horsham and welcome members and visitors of all standards.
We play duplicate every weekday evening and on Monday and Wednesday afternoons.
Details of opening times and sessions can be found in the information section on the left or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For beginners with a basic understanding of card play and bridge and for second year students or those wishing to improve their basic bridge.
Please click for details or email email@example.com
The next Monday evening workshop will take place on the 12th November.
Strong hands and slam bidding.
Workshops will start approximately 7:30pm or slightly earlier.
Why not try Partner Finder in Pianola.
You can choose who you would like to invite.
For step by step instructions just click.
Alternatively contact Jo Waddingham
Please click to email Jo Waddingham with your contact details. Thank you.
Both you and your partner should have fully completed convention cards and these should be available to your opponents to read if they wish.
Click to go to the EBU website where draft Benji Acol, simple systems or blank cards can be downloaded in Word and modified to suit your system.
Alternatively please complete the front and back of the score cards provided.
Ever wondered why you did so badly on a hand? Is everyone in game except you?
Did the opposition's bidding put you off? Did they psyche against you? Was their bidding legal?
Find out more including the approach taken by Horsham BC.
Use the message board to pass on your messages to other members. Click on Members Only link above, use the club password that was in the newsletter (or email firstname.lastname@example.org), create yourself a password and write your message.
Surrey County Bridge Association are looking for someone to take over the role of treasurer.
For more information please contact Mike Clements email@example.com
Please click for full details.
Congratulations go to winners Jane Handley & Alan Setchell and Sally & James Bugden in 2nd place. The ascenders prize went to Peter Bellord & Ivor Harrison.
Those attending the recent Swiss Pairs got to vote on the next charity that will be supported by HBC and chose Macmillan Cancer Support whose nurses have helped millions who suffer from cancer.
On 5 November HBC and the Jolly Tanners Staplefield nr Nymans played a Challenge Match. Our thanks to our hosts for an excellent evening. A mix up in the scoring means we think HBC won. Well done Jo & Roger Waddingham, Jon & Sonia Fitton, Guy Davies, Terry Fishlock, Alan Setchell and Jane Handley. Click for info.
From 10 November it will be possible to park, after 6.00pm, in the Drill Hall car park Denne Road.
At the end of October, 26 of us went off to St Leonard's for a weekend away.
Pictures of our break can be found in the left hand menu.
Congratulations go to Peter Rowell & Francis Kelly who finished 7th of 42 in Kent's BP Swiss Pairs at Tunbridge Wells on October 27, winning the Puddleduck Plate for leading non-experts. The NGS standard of field was 58.8%!
In a humorous column for the Sunday Times, Jeremy Clarkson has written about his recent attempts to learn to play to bridge - with varying degrees of success, confusion, and inebriation.
Click to read.
With thanks to the Sunday Times.
Congratulations to Maureen Norman and Sue Peters who finished 2nd in the Sussex County Ladies Pairs final.
Very well done.
Berry & Graham have announced the 9th in their very popular series of workshops
5 Sept The Finesse Revisited
3 Oct Pre Empts Revisited
17 Oct Card Play
31 Oct Bidding Challenge
14 Nov The Barrier Revisited
28 Nov Hands from the 2018 European Championships
12 Dec Christmas Bridge at the North Pole
To book please email firstname.lastname@example.org