Welcome to the home of Duplicate Bridge in Norfolk - registered charity no. 1171798
Corn Cairdis
Corn Cairdis

Six bridge players from Norfolk played in the Corn Cairdis 2018

held in Dun Laoghaire, near Dublin: Suzanne Gill, Graham Hardman,

Jan & Martin Pooley, Maureen Kimbley and Bogdan Drobny

Our hosts gave us a wonderful weekend with some very good bridge.

It was a very close match with England retaining the trophy by 3 points 

Players Successes


Well done to Nawal Fenwick, John Harrison, Tom and Charlie Melvin

who won the ABC Swiss Teams on Sunday 29 April


Norfolk Congress - 50th Anniversary

Our thanks to sponsors of the 50th Anniversary Norfolk Congress

JM Finn Stockbrokers and First for Bridge.  

Note for your diary : 2019 Norfolk Congress is on 15-17 March

  www.jmfinn.com                                                                www.arenatravel.com/our-holidays/bridge-holidays 

Norfolk Players Successes

Now that the EBU no longer includes County News in the printed version of English Bridge, news from around the County will appear here. If you have any news to share please email the secretary.

  • Following the Norfolk Championship Teams play off Maureen Kimbley, Bogdan Drobny, Graham Ware and Martin Oates will be attending the Pachabo Cup in June. 
  • You may remember that in May Norfolk hosted the Corn Cairdis (England v Ireland friendly match). The 2018 Corn Cairdis is being held in Ireland near Dublin. 3 Norfolk pairs have been invited to participate; they are Suzanne Gill, Graham Hardman, Maureen Kimbley, Bogdan Drobny, Jan & Martin Pooley

We are pleased to say that NCBA has been accepted as charity by the Charity Commission on the basis of organising bridge for the benefit of the community. Our charity number is 1171798.

The charity trustees are

  • Graham Hardman (Chair)
  • Peter Cotes
  • John Dennis
  • Gabriel Ip
  • Maureen Kimbley
  • Karen Read
  • Paddy Seligman
  • Neil Tracey

Please click on these links for our NCBA Constitution and Schedule which govern how we operate.


Committee Cup
Hudson Cup
Neville Hill Cup
Pairs Qualifying
Consolation Pairs
Championship Pairs
Sun 20th May 2018
Abbey Hall, Wymondham, NR18 0PH 14h00
Organiser: ECL
Thu 31st May 2018
Lowestoft Trophy
Carlton Manor NR33 8BL 18h40
Organiser: LBC
Sat 2nd Jun 2018
Corwen Trophy Day 1
Organiser: EBU
Sun 3rd Jun 2018
Corwen Trophy Day 2
Organiser: EBU