Heart  Diamond
Kettering Bridge Club
 
Founders' Trophy

The qualifying heat of the Founders' Trophy will take place on Thursday 28 January 2016 at 7:15 pm.

The top 4 teams (of 4) from the qualifying heat will will go through to play in the semi-finals.

The competition is open to all full members of Kettering Bridge Club.

There is no entry fee, or table money, for this competition, simply put your team members' names on the list at the club and come along on the night.

Further details are available at the club, or by clicking this link  ⇒ Founders Trophy.pdf

 
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Tea, Coffee and Biscuits

From 1 April 2014, table money (£2.50/£3.00) will include tea, coffee and biscuits.  Other refreshments will be charged as indicated on the "Bar List".

KETTERING BRIDGE CLUB

Kettering Bridge Club has its own impressive premises which were extended and updated a few years ago. 
We have two comfortable rooms: 
The upstairs area has room for fifteen tables
Downstairs there are seven tables
If you require a partner
contact Colin Tuton on

01536 502 795

KETTERING BRIDGE CLUB
Upstairs 16 tables
Upstairs 16 tables
Downstairs 7 Tables
Downstairs 7 Tables
 
How not to play bridge

Many thanks to Eddie Luck, of Kingsley Bridge Club for permitting us to publish his article on what NOT to do when playing bridge.

The article covers 4 sections:

before play starts

the bidding

the play

at the end of the round

The article, which can be accessed by clicking on this box, reminds us of the type of behaviour we should avoid when playing bridge.

 

Dates for your diary

Please put the following dates in your diary;

Laing Trophy Round 11

Tuesday  23 February  2016 - 7:15pm

Club Stratified Pairs Sims

Monday 14 March 2015 - 7:15pm

Tuesday  15 March  2016 - 7:15pm

Friendly Teams

Thursday 25 February 2016 - 7:15pm

Laing Trophy Round 12

Tuesday  22 March  2016 - 7:15pm

Friendly Teams

Thursday 31 March 2016 - 7:15pm

Information will be made available nearer each event, both here and at the club.

 
KETTERING BRIDGE CLUB
KETTERING BRIDGE CLUB

Corner of Grange Road & Field Street
Kettering
Northants
NN16 8ES

Telephone 01536 519012

Email ketteringbridge@btconnect.com

Colin Tuton
Colin Tuton

Colin was presented with the DIMMIE FLEMING AWARD FOR SERVICES TO BRIDGE in September 2007
Colin
supervises bridge sessions on Monday and Wednesday afternoons at 1.30pm.

Please contact Colin on  Kettering 01536 502 795

Click for the latest results
EBU NGS Grades

Click on this box to view the EBU National Grading Scheme Grades for club members.

The grades are updated at the start of each month and reflect the impact of results which have been uploaded onto the EBU grading database.

If your name does not appear on the list, check that your EBU membership number is included in your membership details on the membership section of this web site.

CLUB LETTINGS

Contact

Jo Henbury

01536 392 902

Tea & Coffee Included
Computer Dealt Hands with Printouts

Lessons

Please contact John Walshaw at the bridge club if you are interested in signing up for Monday evenings improver lessons which would include topics such as bidding, play and defensive strategies.

 

Bridge Sessions
Please note that our bridge sessions start as follows:
  • Afternoon sessions - 1:30pm
  • Evening sessions Monday to Friday - 7:15pm
  • Evening sessions Saturday - 7:00pm
We ask that you are seated 10 minutes before the start of play.
  
Unless otherwise advertised, table money is 2.50 for members and 3.00 for visitors.
Find a Partner
If you want to play bridge at a particular session, but have no partner, there are various alternatives available to you:
  • you can contact the club
  • you can simply turn up for the sessions on a Monday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons
  • you can phone likely partners using the telephone list available to members
  • and now, you can use the "Find a Partner" option in the Membership Area of the web site 
Click on this box to find out how to access the Membership Area of the Web Site, and what is included in this area.
1 No Trump Opening
Please note that it is no longer a requirement, at our bridge club sessions, to announce "12 - 14" in response to a 1 No Trump opening bid.  Any other opening range should be announced by the opener's partner.
Web Administrators

Colin Tuton

Carol Fellows

Calendar
Mon 8th February 2016
Evening Duplicate
7:15pm 7:15pm
Mon 8th February 2016
Supervised Play
1:30pm 1:30pm
Tue 9th February 2016
Tuesday Ladder
7:15pm 7:15pm
Wed 10th February 2016
Supervised Play
1:30pm 1:30pm
Results
Sat 6th February 2016
Evening Duplicate
Fri 5th February 2016
Kettering Cup
Fri 5th February 2016
Evening Duplicate
Thu 4th February 2016
John Manning Teams
Click for the latest results
EBU NGS Grades

Click on this box to view the EBU National Grading Scheme Grades for club members.

The grades are updated at the start of each month and reflect the impact of results which have been uploaded onto the EBU grading database.

If your name does not appear on the list, check that your EBU membership number is included in your membership details on the membership section of this web site.

CLUB LETTINGS

Contact

Jo Henbury

01536 392 902

Tea & Coffee Included
Computer Dealt Hands with Printouts

Lessons

Please contact John Walshaw at the bridge club if you are interested in signing up for Monday evenings improver lessons which would include topics such as bidding, play and defensive strategies.

 

Bridge Sessions
Please note that our bridge sessions start as follows:
  • Afternoon sessions - 1:30pm
  • Evening sessions Monday to Friday - 7:15pm
  • Evening sessions Saturday - 7:00pm
We ask that you are seated 10 minutes before the start of play.
  
Unless otherwise advertised, table money is 2.50 for members and 3.00 for visitors.
Find a Partner
If you want to play bridge at a particular session, but have no partner, there are various alternatives available to you:
  • you can contact the club
  • you can simply turn up for the sessions on a Monday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons
  • you can phone likely partners using the telephone list available to members
  • and now, you can use the "Find a Partner" option in the Membership Area of the web site 
Click on this box to find out how to access the Membership Area of the Web Site, and what is included in this area.
1 No Trump Opening
Please note that it is no longer a requirement, at our bridge club sessions, to announce "12 - 14" in response to a 1 No Trump opening bid.  Any other opening range should be announced by the opener's partner.
Web Administrators

Colin Tuton

Carol Fellows

Calendar
Mon 8th February 2016
Evening Duplicate
7:15pm 7:15pm
Mon 8th February 2016
Supervised Play
1:30pm 1:30pm
Tue 9th February 2016
Tuesday Ladder
7:15pm 7:15pm
Wed 10th February 2016
Supervised Play
1:30pm 1:30pm
Results
Sat 6th February 2016
Evening Duplicate
Fri 5th February 2016
Kettering Cup
Fri 5th February 2016
Evening Duplicate
Thu 4th February 2016
John Manning Teams