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We are coming to the time of year when lessons start the scheduled date for starting is the 27th September. You all enjoy this game, do you know anyone else who might enjoy it, if so get them to contact Veronica and enrol for the free taster lesson. We always need new members to keep your club going.

 

 

 
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Table Money

Table money is £3.00

Visitors pay table money PLUS £1.00

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Come and visit us at St Walburge's Gardens, Weston Street, Preston PR2 2QJ. Phone 01772 720060.We welcome players of all standards and have lessons for beginners as well as practice and supervised play for the less experienced.The premises are easily accessed and have ample car parking.

 
New competition suitable for all members

We are introducing a new pairs knockout competition suitable for all members.

It is handicapped by the NGS system so everyone has an equal chance to win.

Can be played on any of the normal club nights

More details and entry list are on the notice board at the club.

Thursday 29th September 2016

On the 29th September Catherine Draper will be running a swiss pairs event as the normal Thursday night session

Unfortunately the A team has an away match so none of them will be there.

Perhaps those of you that normally play on other nights could come along and have some fun it is that sort of event

To assist organisation please enter in advance by contacting Gill Armstrong (or if after 22nd September please contact Catherine)

Hester Cup

HESTER CUP PIVOT TEAMS

Thursday 6 October

Teams need to register in advance, minimum of 5 teams for event to run

♠ ♥     BRIDGE with TEA and CAKES  ♦ ♣ 

Sunday 16 October

1.20 - 5.00 pm
with a break for tea and home made cakes
Duplicate pairs

Everyone welcome, partners available

£5 members, £6 non-members

Competition for NGS 9 and below.

 

The Tigers Barred* No FearSwiss Pairs

Saturday October 29th 2016

5pm at St Walburge’s Gardens

 Preston PR2 2QJ

£10 to include Supper after the first round

Visitors welcome

Singles welcome: we’ll find you a partner if we canas long as you let us know in advance

Catherine Draper Director

Contact Gill Armstrong to enter or to find out more

01772465699 / 07920859525/ gillarmstrong72@gmail.com

*If your NGS grade is 10 or more, you’re Barred!

 

Amending Scores

From time to time we are asked to amend scores which have been entered incorrectly.

After some discussion it has been agreed that in accordance with EBU recommendations we will do this up to 7 days after the session.

You must however obtain the opponents agreement before contacting us to alter a score.

Friday Night Systems

Friday nights are intended as a "no fear" night and as such only level 2 conventions are allowed. Very brief notes are available here (please click).

Full details are available in the Blue Book on the EBU laws and ethics page.

The relevant section is on the Notice Board

Daytime Bridge
Daytime Bridge
Monday  Supervised play. 1.00 pm and finishes 3.30-4.00 pm.NB Continues throughout the summer. 

Wednesday Join us on Wednesday afternoon for a friendly and competitive game from12.50 - 4.00 pm Duplicate Pairs, visitors welcome, no partner required. For information contact Gill on 01772 465699 or Maxine on 01772744805.

 

Charity Status

Preston Contract Bridge Club is a registered Charity number 1161100 

Room Hire

Our spacious club room is available for hire to members to play bridge at the following rates:
For matches in official competitions involving Preston Members £10 except for the Nicko where the team plays as Preston

Non Members £30
For Ad Hoc Social Bridge £2.00 per person
Regular Bookings by negotiation

If any other groups involved in similar games feel that they would like to use our room on a regular basis we are happy to discuss this.

All enquiries to Maxine on 01772 744805 or E-mail via the contact page in the information menu.

The room MUST be booked with the secretary.
 
 
Looking for a partner ?

Need a partner for one of the sessions? Visit the members page and leave a message.

For Thursday nights Catherine Draper will assist in finding you a partner if you E-mail her on Catherine@acesbridgeclub.co.uk

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Would you like to learn to play bridge

Contact Veronica Petrie on 01772 750179 for details of lessons.

YOU DO NOT need a partner for lessons

There are beginners lessons and consolidation year lessons. Any queries please ring Veronica or you can E-mail us on the contact page under the information section.    7.15 pm start.

 

Calendar
26th September 2016
Supervised Pairs
1.00 pm
Director: Yvonne Dickinson
26th September 2016
Mixed Pairs
7.15 pm
Director: David Quick
Host: No Host
27th September 2016
Tuition/Supervised Play
7.15 pm
Results
23rd September 2016
Friday Pairs
Director: Christine
Scorer: Christine
22nd September 2016
Butler Pairs 1
Director: Bill
Scorer: Bill
21st September 2016
Wednesday Afternoon Pairs
Click for the latest results
Would you like to learn to play bridge

Contact Veronica Petrie on 01772 750179 for details of lessons.

YOU DO NOT need a partner for lessons

There are beginners lessons and consolidation year lessons. Any queries please ring Veronica or you can E-mail us on the contact page under the information section.    7.15 pm start.

 

Calendar
26th September 2016
Supervised Pairs
1.00 pm
Director: Yvonne Dickinson
26th September 2016
Mixed Pairs
7.15 pm
Director: David Quick
Host: No Host
27th September 2016
Tuition/Supervised Play
7.15 pm
Results
23rd September 2016
Friday Pairs
Director: Christine
Scorer: Christine
22nd September 2016
Butler Pairs 1
Director: Bill
Scorer: Bill
21st September 2016
Wednesday Afternoon Pairs