Kendal Bridge Club
Recent Results

Congratulations to the following club members who have done well in club, county and national competitions.

Carson Cup

Mike and Sally-Ann won the Carson Cup competition which finished on 27 November 2014

Ellis Cup

Martin Cutbill, Barry Ogden, John MacLachlan & Robin Rose won the final of the Ellis Cup on Thursday 6th November 2014.

Summer Plate 2013-14

Babs Matthews and John Farmer won the Summer Plate competition which finished on 17th July 2014.

Click here for the full set of results.

Wraight Handicap Cup

Catherine Walne and Fred Thornton won the Competition held on Monday 13 October 2014. Click here for further details of competition winners.

Peebles Winter Congress

Congratulations to the following at the Peebles Winter Congress on 13-15 December 2013.

Swiss Pairs:
2nd: Tim Matthews and Ian Reeves
3rd: Peter Mollart and William Thompson

Open Pairs:
2nd: Jeremy Harris and John Ellwood

Supper and Bridge

There was another enjoyable "Supper and Bridge evening" on Saturday November 2 at Kendal Golf Club

Congratulations to the winners of the bridge:
Jean and Mike Patefield

Great Northern Swiss Pairs

Babs and Tim Matthews came 5th= out of 94 pairs in the EBU Great Northern Swiss Pairs held in October 2013
Mike and Sally-Ann Rothwell came 7th= and in the stratified results were 1st in the B category (below Life Master)

Summer Supper and Bridge

There was a very successful and enjoyable "Summer Supper and Bridge evening" on Saturday August 17 at Kendal Golf Club (thanks to Mick Howse).

Congratulations to the winners of the bridge:
NS - Lucy and Dudley Mart
EW - Jacce and Peter Jeffreys


Monday Cup 2012/13

Gay Talbot and Bill Tippett won (with a score of 53.99%) the Monday Cup competition which finished at the end of July 2013
Brian Smith and Ian Hatton were a close second with 53.66%

Scarborough Summer Congress

Sally and Philip Wraight came 7th out of 160 pairs in the EBU Scarborough Summer Congress Swiss Pairs held in July 2013
Babs Matthews and John Farmer came 5th in the teams (playing with Joyce and Bill White).

Gloucestershire and Herefordshire Swiss Teams

Babs Matthews and John Farmer came 1st out of 41 teams (playing with Joyce and Bill White) in the Gloucestershire and Herefordshire Swiss Teams on 21 July 2013.


Janice Mitchell and Philip Wraight won the St. Mary's Hospice simultaneous pairs. In total £590 was raised. The Kendal heat, held on Monday 24th June 2013, raised £140.

Click here to see the full results.

Kidney Research Simultaneous

The full results of the Kidney Research simultaneous pairs held on Thursday 11th July 2013 can be seen on the Ecats website or by clicking here.

849 pairs entered. Three Kendal pairs were in the top 100.

Malcolm Hartley and Michael Cox - 25th
Jacce and Peter Jeffreys - 69th
Sally-Ann and Mike Rothwell - 88th

President's Cup 2013

The 2013 President's Cup match between 8 mainly northern teams was held at Bradford Bridge Club on 29th and 30th June 2013.

Westmorland finished 5th out of 8th teams, which is a very creditable performance for such a small county. Well done to the team:

Mike and Sally-Ann Rothwell
Philip and Sally Wraight
Mike and Jean Patefield
Alan and Carolynne Farmer

Westmorland Individual

Mike Patefield won the county individual competition which was held on Sunday 7th April 2013.
Irene Gregory came a close second.
Click here for the full results.

Portland Pairs

Sally-Ann and Mike Rothwell came second out of 388 pairs in the Portland Pairs (the national Mixed Pairs competition) which was held on Sunday 24th March 2013.


Monday 18th February 2013 was Pro-Am night where each less experienced player is drawn at random to play with an experienced player.
The event raised £217 for the Alzheimer's Society in South Lakeland.

Congratulations to the winners:

North-South - Laura Watson and Philip Wraight
East-West - Pat Thompson and Thelma Staden