Kendal Bridge Club
 
 
  Kendal Bridge Club
Kendal Bridge Club

The Management Committee (from left to right) - Richard Brazier (chairman), Tim Harrison (secretary), Gay Talbot (scorer), Chris Wilkinson (club captain), Dudley Hargreaves (treasurer), Mike Rothwell (tournament director), Alan Anderson (property committee chairman)

Click here for details of Kendal Bridge Club CIO

  Learn Bridge

Kendal Bridge Club will be providing a course for absolute beginners to learn bridge. This will be on Tuesday evenings from 7.00 - 9.00pm, starting Tuesday 15th Setember 2015 at Abbot Hall Social Centre, Kendal. For further details please contact Ian Hatton (01539 738135) or Brian Smith (07944 031741)

  Extraordinary General Meeting

There will be an Extraordinary General Meeting of the Club at 17:30 on Monday 7 September to discuss the Governance Report and seek members approval for related rule changes.  Click here for the Agenda, Governance Report, and Proposed Club Rules.

  August Bulletin

Click here for the August Bulletin which  is now available. 

  Murray League 2015/16

The Murray League is a relaxed and friendly teams of four competition for all bridge players across Cumbria.

Players will be handicapped according to experience and we shall also use the EBU National Grading Scheme in determining handicaps.

The early stages are played in Round Robin style in local areas involving four or five matches. The leading teams from each area will play in a final to be held in Keswick in April with prizes for the first three teams.

Entry fees are £12 per team.

Click here for more information or visit the website www.murrayleague.webeden.co.uk or contact Jean or Mike Patefield on 015394 46442 or email murray.league@btinternet.com

  Celebration

We shall celebrate Philip Wraight's twelve years as Chairman of our Club on the evening Friday 23rd October. There will be a meal followed by Bridge at Kendal Golf Club. Further details will follow at a later date.

  Tuesday Stand In

Grant Bramwell has organised a rota of Tuesday regulars who have volunteered to act as a Stand In occasionally. Any player who comes without a partner will be able to play with the stand in. The dates for the next 4 months are on the Calendar.

  Jeff Harrison Bridge Library

A collection of 85 bridge books was left to the club by the estate of Jeff Harrison. These can be borrowed by club members by contacting Jeremy Harris on 01539 447829.

Click here for a list of the books.

  Matches

Kendal v Keswick. Wednesday 1 October 2014. Kendal won by 38 IMPs.

Kendal v Lancaster. Tuesday 4 February 2014. Kendal lost by 62 IMPs.

Kendal v Barrow. Sunday 12 January 2014. Kendal won by 25 IMPs.

Kendal v Windermere. Friday 22 November 2013. Kendal won by 38 IMPs.

Grange v Kendal. Sunday 10 November 2013. Kendal lost after a very pleasant afternoon.

Arnside v Kendal. Monday 4 November 2013. Kendal won comfortably.

Click here for details.

  Recent Results

Click here to see details of the results from club, county and national competitions, such as:

June 2015 Summer Cup Babs Matthews and John Farmer
June 2015 Summer Plate Andrew Smith and Andy Mason
March 2015 Wraight Handicap Cup Ian Hatton and Brian Smith
March 2015 Westmorland Teams Cup Mike and Sally-Ann Rothwell, John Farmer and David Strawbridge
March 2015 Westmorland Teams Plate Bob Bagot, Geoff Maskall, Alan and Carolynne Farmer
March 2015 Westmorland Pairs John MacLachlan and Robin Rose
February 2015 Westmorland Individual Richard Bird
December 2014 Westmorland Pivot Teams Sally-Ann and Mike Rothwell, Robin Rose and John MacLachlan
November 2014 Carson Cup Mike and Sally-Ann Rothwell
November 2014 Cumbria Multiple Teams Mike and Sally-Ann Rothwell, John Farmer and David Strawbridge
November 2014 Ellis Cup Martin Cutbill, Barry Ogden, John MacLachlan and Robin Rose
October 2014 EBU Montenegro Congress Tim and Babs Matthews won the Swiss Teams with Bill and Joyce White
October 2014 Wraight Handicap Cup Catherine Walne and Fred Thornton
August 2014 NICKO plate Mike and Sally-Ann Rothwell, Malcolm Hartley and Michael Cox
reached semi-final of the Nicko plate before being knocked out
August 2014 Monday Cup Jim Lawson and John Toothill
17 July 2014 Summer Plate Babs Matthews and John Farmer

 

  Westmorland County Events

Click here to see details of Westmorland County events.

Saturday 26 September 2015 Green-Pointed Swiss Teams
Sunday 27 September 2015 Green-Pointed Swiss Pairs
Sunday 29 November 2015 Pivot Teams: Kendal, 12 noon
Date to be arranged County Annual Function
Sunday 31 January 2016 Individual: Arnside Educational Institute, 12 noon
Saturday 27 February 2016 Championship Pairs: Marchesi Centre, Windermere, 12 noon
Wednesday 27 April 2016 Annual General Meeting, Windermere, 6pm
Sunday 19 June 2016 Westmorland v Cumbria, Kendal, 12 noon

 

  Kendal Website

Click here to report any errors or to make suggestions for improvement.

Click for the latest results
County Events

Click here for County Events

Need A Partner?

There is a stand-in most Mondays and Thursdays.

Click here and post a message asking for a partner.

Or contact
Ina Gray on 01539 720893

Calendar
3rd September 2015
Teams - Ellis Cup Q1
Director: Mike Rothwell
Stand-in: Teams- No Stand In
7th September 2015
EGM at 5:30 followed by Pairs
Director: Richard Brazier
Scorer: Bob Boyd
Stand-in: Peter Jeffreys
8th September 2015
Supervised Play
Stand-in: Philip Hoyle
Results
1st September 2015
Supervised Play
Director: Philip Wraight
31st August 2015
Pairs
Director: Peter Jeffreys
Scorer: Bob Boyd
27th August 2015
Pairs
Director: Philip Wraight
Click for the latest results
County Events

Click here for County Events

Need A Partner?

There is a stand-in most Mondays and Thursdays.

Click here and post a message asking for a partner.

Or contact
Ina Gray on 01539 720893

Calendar
3rd September 2015
Teams - Ellis Cup Q1
Director: Mike Rothwell
Stand-in: Teams- No Stand In
7th September 2015
EGM at 5:30 followed by Pairs
Director: Richard Brazier
Scorer: Bob Boyd
Stand-in: Peter Jeffreys
8th September 2015
Supervised Play
Stand-in: Philip Hoyle
Results
1st September 2015
Supervised Play
Director: Philip Wraight
31st August 2015
Pairs
Director: Peter Jeffreys
Scorer: Bob Boyd
27th August 2015
Pairs
Director: Philip Wraight