The AGM is on the 29th May 7-00 for 7-15 Hope to see as many of you as possible if you have anything you wish to discuss at the AGM it needs to be put on the Agenda in advance Maxine is on holiday so please Email me firstname.lastname@example.org
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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.
The England team including Catherine Draper won the Lady Milne. Catherine and her partner were the top scoring pair in the competition
Full results on the EBU website
Congratulations to Andrew Petrie and Jeff Smith on winning the Blue Point Pairs on Sunday 14th April second were Jackie Pye and John Holland
followed by John Hassett and Jeff Morris full results on results page
The final of the Lancashire teams of 4 was virtually an all Preston affair
The winners were Andrew and Veronica Petrie, Andrew Lum and David Costich who beat John Brearley, Ross Shine, Don Hilton and Dagmar Fazackerly
The first event of our festival of teams bridge is a Swiss Teams held on Weds 3rd April, continuing on Weds 1st May
Details below of all events
Wed 3 April Swiss Teams (1st session) 7pm
Wed 1 May Swiss Teams (2nd session) 7pm
Wed 5th June Point-a-Board teams 7pm
Wed 3rd July Multiple teams 7 pm
Wed 7th August Pivot Teams 7 pm Prize giving Complimentary buffet
Table money £5/night for PBC members £6 for visitors
The extra £1 table money for visitors will be waived for players travelling more than 15 miles. Cash only – no tokens.
Excellent prizes (33% of entry fees) - 1st and 2nd prize for each event
Players can represent different teams in different events
Free Tea, Coffee and biscuits
ENTRIES in advance by email please to Catherine Draper. Pay on the night.
E: email@example.com M: 07734 053494
NEW TEAMS EVENT on 4th THURSDAYS
Enter in PAIRS
Team partners will be drawn on evening - top NGS with lower NGS
Names to Terry - 07753178939 - firstname.lastname@example.org
The purchasing of tokens just before a session is sometimes delaying the start of a session.
If you wish to purchase tokens please could you arrive at least 10 minutes before the start of the session.
Tokens available from Maxine, Veronica, Christine, Yvonne, Don, Arthur and Rowena
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 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
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 Maxine on 01772744805.
Preston Contract Bridge Club is a registered Charity number 1161100
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.
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