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The Hub changes

Attached is a copy of an email received from the Chairman of the Charity running the Hub. Although it isn't completed it should be an improvement

Weak or Strong 1NT by Lawrence Haynes

Lawrence has kindly provided his thoughts on the advantage of a weak 1NT openeing and some insight into loosing trick count as the method for evaluating your hand.Click here to read his article.

 
Welcome to Newport Bridge Club
Christmas Party 2016
Christmas Party 2016

A great time was had by all at the Christmas Party on 13th December 2016

Further pictures can be seen at the link attached or the Christmas party page.

Interested in Playing Bridge at Newport

Newport Bridge Club welcomes anyone

who would be interested in playing bridge 

Please

Contact: Steve Burns

07504283654

Web Site
Web Site

Welcome to the Newport Bridge Club website 

We run a small and friendly club playing duplicate bridge every Tuesday and Thursday evening in "The Hub" in the centre of Newport the only exceptions being at Christmas and Easter. The room can accommodate about ten tables, but around seven would be occupied on a typical club night.

We try to create a relaxed atmosphere but, at the same time, we encourage both a good standard of bridge etiquette and careful observance of the rules.

We are affiliated to the EBU and are therefore  involved in the Masterpoint scheme. We do compete annually for several trophies. Click on "Competitions" (to the left) for details.

Visitors are very welcome. We don't operate a hosting system but will try to find a partner for you if you need one.

Play starts at about 7.15 and players are asked to arrive by about 7.00 so that the Tournament Director can organise the duplicate movement.

Please click on “Information” for further details, including how to find a partner. 

Clubs background and history
Clubs background and history

Newport Bridge Club was the brainchild of Arthur Wilkinson. He realised that in a town the size of Newport there would enough people who shared his interest in bridge to form a viable bridge club. The first recorded meeting of Newport Bridge Club took place on the 14th January 1980; we celebrated the 25th anniversary of this event with a party that included former and current members of the Club.

We are proud to say that we have a reputation for being welcoming and friendly. Indeed, it is written in our constitution that we will provide a congenial environment for people to enjoy the game of bridge.

Under the chairmanship of Guy Kershaw (2003-2005) we showed our commitment to the future of duplicate bridge in this part of Shropshire by providing a course of bridge lessons for beginners. This the club did again in 2012/13.These were both very successful in terms of the number of learners who completed the course but they also showed how keen our members are to give their support to new players. 

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Club Night
Club Night
Members News

Congratulations to the Winners of the Summer Handicap Pairs

Mary Dingley and Brian McLaughlan

Calendar
17th October 2017
Standard Club Night
19.00
19th October 2017
Standard Club Night
19.00
24th October 2017
Standard Club Night
19.00
Results
12th October 2017
Standard Club Night
Director: Joan Kershaw
Scorer: Guy Kershaw
10th October 2017
Standard Club Night
Director: Joan Kershaw
Scorer: Guy Kershaw
5th October 2017
Monthly Pairs - Heat 4
Director: David
Scorer: David
Click for the Members Only section
Club Night
Club Night
Members News

Congratulations to the Winners of the Summer Handicap Pairs

Mary Dingley and Brian McLaughlan

Calendar
17th October 2017
Standard Club Night
19.00
19th October 2017
Standard Club Night
19.00
24th October 2017
Standard Club Night
19.00
Results
12th October 2017
Standard Club Night
Director: Joan Kershaw
Scorer: Guy Kershaw
10th October 2017
Standard Club Night
Director: Joan Kershaw
Scorer: Guy Kershaw
5th October 2017
Monthly Pairs - Heat 4
Director: David
Scorer: David