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Friday Gentle
10.00am
Director: Eleanor Stewart
Friday Afternoon
1.45pm
Director: Joan Ainsworth
Swiss Cheese & Wine
7.30pm
Director: Richard Banbury
Thursday Afternoon
1.45pm
Director: Sally Young
RBC Prs Leagues 4 Divs Division 1
Director: Richard Banbury
RBC Prs Leagues 4 Divs Division 2
Director: Richard Banbury
RBC Prs Leagues 4 Divs Division 3
Director: Richard Banbury
RBC Prs Leagues 4 Divs Division 4
Director: Richard Banbury
Wednesday Gentle
1.45pm
Director: Marietta Andree
Calendar
Fri 22nd Feb 2019
Supervised Play
10.00am
Director: Lyn & Glen
Host: No Host
Sun 24th Feb 2019
Ranked Masters Pairs
11.30am
Director: Richard
Host: No Host
Sun 24th Feb 2019
Sunday Coffee & Cakes
2.30pm
Director: Joan
Host: Tony Notley
Mon 25th Feb 2019
Play & Learn (New Format)
10.00am
Director: Maxine
Host: Ros Newby
Mon 25th Feb 2019
Monday Afternoon
1.45pm
Director: Alan
Host: Francine Carville
Mon 25th Feb 2019
Monday Evening
7.30pm
Director: Karen
Host: Leo Wang
Tue 26th Feb 2019
Learning Duplicate
10.00am
Director: Simon
Host: Philip Ransley
Tue 26th Feb 2019
Tuesday Afternoon
1.45pm
Director: Pip
Host: David Shepperd
  (Partner?)
Tue 26th Feb 2019
Tuesday Gentle
7.30pm
Director: Maxine
Host: Wanted
Beginnersí Lesson Syllabus
BEGINNERS SYLLABUS

The Beginner’s Syllabus is designed for those who wish to learn the game from scratch, with no prior knowledge assumed.  We closely follow the English Bridge Union recommended path to learning, starting with Minibridge. After 3 or 4 terms, students should be ready to join one of the Supervised Play sessions, and after 4 terms the Learning Duplicate sessions are available to those who are ready to start some (gently) competitive bridge.  The lesson schedule is shown below the cost is £160.00 per term and includes 2 free play vouchers to Attend Supervised Play

 

Beginners I

Term 1

Beginners II

Term 2

Beginners III

Term 3

Next Step

Term 4

1. Getting started with minibridge. 11. New suit responses and NT responses 21. Recap on bidding and play 31. 2NT openings and responses
2. Playing with trumps 12. Opener's rebid with a weak hand 22. Suit overcalls and responses 32. 2C openings and responses
3. Introducing declarer play 13. Opener's rebid with a strong hand 23.Take out doubles and responses 33. Slam bidding
4. Introducing defence 14. One-of-a-suit openings and NT rebids 24. 1NT overcalls and responses 34. Vunerabilty and 3-4 level Prempts 
5. Playing lesson 15. Revise opening bids & rebids 25. Practice session:  competitive auctions 35. Weak twos in 3 suits
6. Opening 1NT 16. Competition: 8 hands 26. 4-4-4-1 hands 36. Defence against pre-empts 
7. Responses to 1NT 17. Declarer play techniques 27. Stayman and responses 37. Recaps  pre-empts 
8. Playing lesson 18. Declarer play in NT 28. Defence - leads 38. Declarer Play Techniques
9. One-of-a-suit openings and limit raises 19. Declarer play with trumps 29. Defence- techniques 39. Defence Techniques
10. Playing lesson 20. Practice session: declarer play 30. Practice session:  defence 40. Defence to Opponents 1NT openings