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 ♠   ♣   We welcome all players and run sessions through the week to suit all abilities   ♠   ♣ 

Harrogate Spring Congress

A fairly large contingent from Oxford took part in the EBU Spring Congress in Harrogate over the weekend (17-19th February).  Congratulations to Kathy & Dennis Talbot who were second, and also to Aleks Lishkov who was fourth, in the Swiss Teams event on the Sunday.

Winnie Ling Trophy

Congratulations to Moira & Cliff Pavelin who won the Mixed Pairs Competition and the Winnie Ling Trophy held on Thursday 16 February. 

Henley Cafe Bridge 25 April 2017

Oxfordshire Bridge Association is holding its cafe bridge event in Henley again this year, on 25 April. Because this event is very popular those who are interested should register their entries as soon as possible. Full details and an entry form are available on the OBA website

Andrew Robson Charity Bridge Day

There are a few places left on a charity event in support of Rosehill Junior Youth Club in Oxford where Andrew Robson will be leading two Tuition/Play sessions. Friday 17th March 10.00-15-00. For details use the links below:

 Rosehill JYC flier FINAL.PDF
​​ bridge day final flier.docx

Are you returning to bridge?

Ten Session course on Tuesday evenings starting January - Still space available for late bookings.

Designed as a fast-track revision of basic Acol, this course is ideal for those returning to bridge after a long gap or for more recent starters who would like to revise and consolidate bidding. Contact education@oxfordbridgeclub.com for more details.

Gentle Duplicate - new session on Wednesday afternoons
On Wednesday afternoon 18th January we are starting an additional duplicate session intended primarily for inexperienced players. Attendance guidelines are the same as for Thursday evening, that is any partnership may only have one player with more than 5000 Master Points. The session is hosted and you may attend without a partner if you have less than 5000 Master Points. Play will start at 2.00pm.
 
Bridge for All MiniBridge Simultaneous Pairs

For the very first time a group of OBS students entered the EBED MiniBridge Sim Pairs event in November 2016.  Twenty six of the students from our 3 Bridge for All beginners courses played on Wednesday afternoon at the club.  This was their first or second time playing Duplicate MiniBridge and the afternoon was enjoyed by all.  Thank you to all the members who helped to run this event. View the results here. Congratulations to Juliette Riehl and Christine Bishop for coming top nationwide.

Beck Salver

Congratulations to Peter Litchfield and Michiel Cottaar winners of this year's competition. A very enjoyable way to spend a wet Sunday afternoon particularly with the spendid tea organised by Claire MacDonagh.

Bridge England Sim Pairs 7&8 Feb.

Congratulations to Peter Elvins & Sue Burge who came first nationally on the Tuesday and to Ameena Ahmad and Aleks Lishkov who came second on the Wednesday.

Click for the latest results

Oxford Bridge School
 Seminar on 25th Feb - fully booked 
 Following seminar 25th March – "Better ways to Raise" Kathy Talbot

Results
Wed 22nd Feb 2017
WednesdayGDOBC1802
Director: RS
Scorer: JT
Wed 22nd Feb 2017
WednesdayPM93-1402
Director: CM
Scorer: MS
Tue 21st Feb 2017
Tuesday AM Pairs
Director: Diane
Scorer: Oxford Bridge Club
Host: Paola Belloni
Mon 20th Feb 2017
MondayAM4-0402
Director: PL
Scorer: JT
Mon 20th Feb 2017
MondayPM OBC4-0402
Director: CM
Scorer: CW
Fri 17th Feb 2017
FridayAM923101
Director: PL
Scorer: JT
Fri 17th Feb 2017
February Friday teams Session All
Scorer: Marion Sheppard
Calendar
Wed 22nd Feb 2017
Wednesday PM Pairs
19.15
Wed 22nd Feb 2017
Wed afternoon Gentle Duplicate
14.00
One member of the partnership must have <5000 Master Points.
Director: Richard
Scorer: John T
Host: Alan S
Thu 23rd Feb 2017
Thursday AM Learn and Play
10.00
Director: Sandra N
Scorer: Colin
Host: Pat L
Thu 23rd Feb 2017
Rubber Bridge session
14.00
Thu 23rd Feb 2017
Thurs PM Gentle Duplicate
19.15
One member of the partnership must have <5000 Master Points.
Director: John L-C
Scorer: Colin
Host: Annette M
Fri 24th Feb 2017
Friday AM Pairs
10.00
Director: Peter S
Scorer: Diane
Fri 24th Feb 2017
Friday PM Pairs
19.15
Mon 27th Feb 2017
Monday AM Pairs
10.00
Director: Richard
Scorer: Diane
Click for the latest results

Oxford Bridge School
 Seminar on 25th Feb - fully booked 
 Following seminar 25th March – "Better ways to Raise" Kathy Talbot

Results
Wed 22nd Feb 2017
WednesdayGDOBC1802
Director: RS
Scorer: JT
Wed 22nd Feb 2017
WednesdayPM93-1402
Director: CM
Scorer: MS
Tue 21st Feb 2017
Tuesday AM Pairs
Director: Diane
Scorer: Oxford Bridge Club
Host: Paola Belloni
Mon 20th Feb 2017
MondayAM4-0402
Director: PL
Scorer: JT
Mon 20th Feb 2017
MondayPM OBC4-0402
Director: CM
Scorer: CW
Fri 17th Feb 2017
FridayAM923101
Director: PL
Scorer: JT
Fri 17th Feb 2017
February Friday teams Session All
Scorer: Marion Sheppard
Calendar
Wed 22nd Feb 2017
Wednesday PM Pairs
19.15
Wed 22nd Feb 2017
Wed afternoon Gentle Duplicate
14.00
One member of the partnership must have <5000 Master Points.
Director: Richard
Scorer: John T
Host: Alan S
Thu 23rd Feb 2017
Thursday AM Learn and Play
10.00
Director: Sandra N
Scorer: Colin
Host: Pat L
Thu 23rd Feb 2017
Rubber Bridge session
14.00
Thu 23rd Feb 2017
Thurs PM Gentle Duplicate
19.15
One member of the partnership must have <5000 Master Points.
Director: John L-C
Scorer: Colin
Host: Annette M
Fri 24th Feb 2017
Friday AM Pairs
10.00
Director: Peter S
Scorer: Diane
Fri 24th Feb 2017
Friday PM Pairs
19.15
Mon 27th Feb 2017
Monday AM Pairs
10.00
Director: Richard
Scorer: Diane