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Beginners Classes 2019

Classes are held on Saturdays at 10am to 12pm from 15 September 2018 to July 2019 at Townsend Memorial Hall, Clifton-upon-Dunsmore, CV23 0BS.  Absolute beginners do not pay for the whole year.  


Monday afternoon sessions at Roger’s Hall, 2pm-4pm will continue.

This would be for all players and in particular Improvers and Beginners.

It would provide the opportunity of additional playing time for those who attend the Wednesday evening session.

We would urge all members of all standards to attend.



AGM : This will be held pre- bridge at Bilton on Tuesday 11 June 2019 6.20pm.

FIXTURES MEETING: Friday 30 August 12.30 at Clifton...Townsend Memorial Hall...pre- bridge.

NEXT SEASON: We are well established and run independently from Rugby Bridge Club.
Teams of 4 ‘friendly’ matches are played in the comfort of players homes over 24 boards, in 2 divisions, between September and May. Each team can register up to 10 players or less at the start and add players during the season up to there is no commitment to play every fixture. Matches are played whenever and at whatever times the 2 teams playing agree (period guidelines are supplied). There are home and away fixtures and Open and Handicap knock- out cups.
We have 13 teams this season and we are looking for new or returning players in the ‘Rugby District’ to come forward for the 2019/2020 season to join current teams or far better, to form a new team independently or with help from your committee.

Anyone looking for a partner at any of the RBC sessions can post a message in the 'Find A Partner' section in the Menu Bar or click on this heading to take you to the site. 

Please contact Maria Smyth ( / 07775 755319) if you have any queries or require assistance.

Welcome to Rugby Bridge Club


Established in 1976, every year RUGBY BRIDGE CLUB continues to welcome new members.  We offer:

Regular duplicate bridge sessions (incl. tea/coffee/biscuits); EBU trained teaching sessions; monthly social competition evening; Pairs/Teams league events; fund raising charity bridge day; Bridge Holidays; friendly matches against local bridge clubs; annual charity rubber bridge tournament.

We are a non-profit making organisation run completely by volunteers.  For further information please contact our secretary David Hicks about joining Rugby’s leading bridge club.



Sadly Ken passed away on Saturday 11th May.

His funeral will be held at 12 noon on Wednesday 5th June at Rainsbrook Crematorium

and afterwards at Draycote Golf Hotel.






Saturday 6th July 2019 at 7pm

Featuring a professional band and caller

Hot buffet food by the Chef’s Kitchen will be served at 8pm 


By kind permission of Robert and Jenny Spencer of

Clifton Hall Farm, CV23 0BB


Open to all members, family and friends

£15.00 per ticket

£10.00 for teenagers

£5.00 for under 12's

Bring your own drinks and glasses

To purchase please contact Liz Edwards 01788 562208

DANETRE BRIDGE CLUBS is celebrating its 25th anniversary


Duplicate sessions

(all with a host)

Tuesday evening at 7.15pm   Sacred Heart, 17 Lime Tree Avenue, Bilton, CV22 7QT

This is our main club night designed for more experienced players.

Wednesday & Monday afternoon at 2pm   Roger's Hall, 3 Deerings Road, Hillmorton, CV21 4EN

Aimed at beginners & improvers, this is friendly, sociable bridge with experienced help available if required.

Wednesday evening at 7pm  Roger's Hall, 3 Deerings Road, Hillmorton, CV21 4EN

Duplicate session aimed at improvers.  Please let Richard Hammond ( know before you attend any session.

Thursday evening at 7.15pm   Ex-Servicemens Club, Hillmorton, CV21 4EH

A friendly competitive duplicate session.

Friday afternoon at 1.30pm   Townsend Memorial Hall, Clifton-upon-Dunsmore, CV23 0BS

A friendly competitive duplicate session.

All duplicate sessions cost only £3 and this includes tea, coffee and biscuits.

Visitors £3.50

Third Saturday evening in every month @ 6pm 'Troughers' Townsend Memorial Hall, Clifton.  Cost £4.

An opportunity to socialise with other members over an informal buffet meal followed by a handicapped duplicate bridge session at 7pm

Teaching Sessions

Saturday morning at 10.00am   Townsend Memorial Hall, Clifton

Separate sessions for beginners and improvers.  EBUTA teachers.

Learn and play at every session

Teaching sessions for new Beginners are free

Details:   Dave Owen 01788 577559,  Wendy Pattinson 01788 842258


OVER 70's CLUB 2019

Peter Baines & Craig Hutton - 70.05% Tues 15 Jan

Janet O'Connor & Mike Ward - 71.35% Fri 5 Apr


Congratulations to the following April promotions:

National Master - Lo Tolbutt

4 Star Regional Master - Chris Malthouse

If you wish to see your personal status please visit:


21st May 2019
Tuesday session
Sacred Heart Bilton 19:15
Director: Richard Holland
Scorer: Rugby Bridge Club
Host: Eve Norton
22nd May 2019
Wednesday Evening Session
Roger's Hall 19:00
23rd May 2019
Thursday session
Ex-Servicemen's, Hillmorton 19:15
Director: Stuart Warne
Scorer: Rugby Bridge Club
Host: Host Required
24th May 2019
Friday session
Clifton 13:30
Director: Ken Miles
Scorer: Rugby Bridge Club
Host: Patti Jarvis
28th May 2019
Tuesday session
Sacred Heart Bilton 19:15
Director: Chris Malthouse
Scorer: Rugby Bridge Club
Host: Roy Deacon
29th May 2019
Wednesday Evening Session
Roger's Hall 19:00