CALENDAR FOR 2018-19
Calender DRAFT 4.pdf
Items highlighted in yellow are still to be finalised
Please note that most of the N.W.B.A. events are now direct entry.
Entries should be sent to the A.T.O. Rod Sheard on :
01978 710394 or
Full results from all WBU national and area results can be uploaded here
Congratulations to Barry Jones who together with his partner Bob Pitts and teamates Diane and Filip Kurbalija won the recent WBU seniors trial. All four players have qulaified to represent the WBU in this years Seniors Camrose.
Entries are now open for the following representative team events
The Perry Shield (Open)
Spickett Bowl (Ladies)
Presidents Cup (Players with less than 25 Green points)
The NWBA is looking for players who would be willing to represent North Wales in the above annual WBU Green Pointed Teams Championships between the four Welsh Areas to be held on 1st and 2nd June in East Wales.
If you are interested in representing the NWBA in these competitions please send your name and your partners name to
Mrs Morag Clare, 55 Llysfaen Road, Old Colwyn, Colwyn Bay. LL29 9HH
Closing date for applications 28th Feburary
E mail: email@example.com. (If I do not acknowledge your e mail – I have not received it!)
Funding will be available to cover travel and accomodation
When we have a list of names, a decision will be taken by the Selector as to how the teams will be chosen
Eligibility (a) Players should be suitable ambassadors for North Wales Bridge (b) They should be of suitable playing ability for the event (c) players must have demonstrated a suitable commitment to North Wales Bridge (d) WBU Constitution 19.2:- In representative matches between areas or parts of Wales, only persons of Welsh birth or Welsh parentage or who are domiciled in Wales shall be eligible to play.
if selected, players should be aware that i) The NPC or PC’s decision cannot be questioned ii) Pairs are not played in rotation iii) All team members are required to score up together at the end of a stanza.
WINTER LEAGUE 2018-19
WBU MIXED PAIRS - LOCAL HEAT
Green pointed sim pairs style event
Sunday 24th Feb.
Time 1-30 - 7-00 (48 boards)
Venue TBA depending on entries (likely CBBC or WGV)
Please contact Rod to enter
Entries so far
David Cartlidge & Susan Greenwood
Sheila Shea & Adrian Thomas
Wyn Williams & Margaret Barnes
Jim Stambridge & Mary Palin
Sarah Hurst & Rod Sheard
Mal Jones & Dorothy Plillips
Jean Hand & Alan Stephenson
David Lee & Susan Haywood
Haidee & David Tattersall
Yvonne Evans & Wyn Robyns
WBU WEBBER CUP 2019
OPEN TEAMS CHAMPIONSHIP
Sat 9th & Sun 10th March 2019
Start times 1:00 pm Saturday & 11:00 am Sunday
CARDIFF BRIDGE CLUB, Marlborough Road, CF23 5BU
Entry fee £25.00 per player (Includes tea & coffee_
Email entries to NTO (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Helen Houston (email@example.com)
Closing date for email entries Tuesday 5th March
(may be varied at the NTOs discretion)
WBU NATIONAL CHAMPIONS OF CHAMPIONS
March 17, 2019 all-day
Invitation to all WBU Clubs to send one pair Winners or runners up of Club Championships.
A two session. one day event – Metropole Hotel Mid Wales
entries to Jean Hand click above for more details
Teams of Eight Qualifier
31st March 2019 - NEW DATE
Colwyn Bay Cricket Club
Clubs are requested to put forward a team of 8 players for the area qualifier for the teams of 8 competition
(2 or more clubs may combine players to make up a team)
Price will be £12 with food included if numbers permit
Entries to ATO, Rod Sheard
Current Entries: Llanfairfechan;
WELSH BRIDGE UNION
SWISS PAIRS & SWISS TEAMS
GREEN POINT EVENTS
St Margaret’s Church Hall, Chester Road,
Wrexham LL11 2SH
6th & 7th April 2019
DIRECTOR: Sarah Amos
CONGRESS SECRETARY: Rod Sheard
entries so far
Sarah Hurst & Gwen Hurst
Martin Thorne & Nigel Worthington
Tony Carsley & Rod Sheard
SWISS PAIRS AND TEAMS 2019.doc
While the original draws are shown on this site the WBU results website has the draws updated with results. Click on this box to go there.
Draws for the Welsh and Cambria Cups
Before the finals all matches for North Wales teams will be against other North Wales teams with Stanza Greens! There will be a finals day on 17th (Welsh) and 18th (Cambria) August 2019 in Mid Wales.
The draws will be found in the item in the menu called New Welsh and Cambria Cups.
Click on this box to go there.