On Monday Afternoon seven full tables played a two-winner Mitchell movement. Heidi & David Thomas led North / South with 61.90; Michael Fraser-Allen & Charles Aitchison followed with 59.52. The East / West top was shared by Don Prowse & Pauline Smith and Daphne Rourke & Janet Stuchbury each pair scoring 57.74.
On Monday Evening five tables played a Howell movement. Jim Bainbridge & David Reed led the field with 65.10 followed by Kala Chauhan & Wendy Crees with 58.33.
On Tuesday Afternoon of last week seven tables played a Hesitation Mitchell. Jim Bainbridge & Lo Tolbutt led the field with 63.19; Frank Grace & Isobel Ross scored 60.07; third place was shared by Brian Mawby & David Reed and Maria Smyth & Patti Jarvis, each pair scoring 59.72. The Summer Pairs Handicap is currently led by Brian Jacks & Don Prowse.
On Wednesday morning six and a half tables turned out to practice overcalls and take out doubles. A noisy and cheerful field enjoyed the exercise.
On Friday evening seven teams of four competed over 24 boards. Mary Kerridge & Jane Reed with Pam Southern & Jeff Stafford won by a considerable margin 43IMPs ahead of Brian Mawby & David Reed with Jim & Nicky Bainbridge.
We serve unlimited tea, coffee and biscuits in each session, and we believe you should enjoy them. Mugs and cups are always provided and are washed hygienically in a dishwasher.
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See this site for useful bridge related web site links and much more.
A useful guide to events in the Region up to May 2018
Danetre Bridge Club meets on Wednesday Evenings in Daventry - click to visit their web site
Lutterworth Bridge Club, meets on Wednesday evenings (7pm), at Cotesbach Village Hall. You’ll find quality EBU affiliated bridge played in a good spirit.
The Rugby Advertiser covers a wide variety of sports and games in its Sports Digest. Click here to go to their web site.
We are based in the Dunchurch Sportsfield and Village Hall which is three miles from Rugby town centre. Built in 2003, the Hall has several rooms, all with modern kitchen facilities and toilets. There are seventy off street parking places, lit at night. There are accessibility features throughout.
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Welcome to Rugby Village Bridge Club, an English Bridge Union affiliated duplicate bridge club serving Rugby and surrounding areas. Rugby Village Bridge Club supports duplicate bridge playing at all levels and offers sessions for beginners and improvers as well as more experienced players.
Since April 2010 we have grown to 166 members offering four competitive sessions and one supervised play session every week, and adding another supervised play session and two or three lessons per week in the teaching term. We offer a range from nuture for the novice right through to opportunities to play for the club for more ambitious players.
We don't mind whether you have a high National Grade, no National Grade, or you don't know what that is! ♥
We pride ourselves on the friendly and supportive atmosphere at all our lessons, practice and competitive sessions; the excellence of our coffee, tea and biscuits; and our clean, well lit, comfortable venue with 70 off street, well lit parking places.
Winners are John Jarvis and David Edwards.
Graham Clarke, left, presents prize to John Jarvis.
Please fill in the form below if you would like to play on August 3rd.
Wednesday Morning - 10am - 12noon
Talk on a theme - then play hands All designed for the Theme
Visitors, novices, rubber and chicago players all welcome! ♥
Rugby Village Bridge Club Staff provide:
All our players have to do is:
See you soon.
In 2012, the RVBC moved into a virtually dedicated Club Room with a separate entrance. We have room for up to 10 tables. We store our equipment in cupboards in the room. We do not have to take tables up and down and do not have to move or stack chairs. We have our own notice board with news and results. The room includes refurbished kitchenette with fridge and dishwasher. There are clean comfortable toilet facilities, including accessible facilities.
For club stationery, equipment and publications A L Fleming. For example offering (without the errors and correction slips):
NewWorld Bridge Federation 2017 Laws of Duplicate Bridge
For luxury items and gifts and a weekly newsletter with learning hands for beginners and intermediate players there is Simon Lucas.
For equipment and a wide range publications there is the Chess and Bridge Shop.
For an excellent free on line magazine, a really enjoyable paper version on subscription, bridge club insurance, some gift items, oh and holidays and cruises, there is Mr Bridge.
For bridge equipment, stationery, some publications, no longer offering discounts to members or teachers but promising to match rivals' prices there is the Bridge Warehouse, formerly the EBU Bridge Shop.
Click here for the latest position in our premier blue pointed competition.
Practice sessions are 25% talk time; 75% play
Lessons are 60%+talk time; 40%- play
❤️Both use 100% boards prepared for the topic
No notes etc handed out at practice
Lessons have notes, quizes and more given out with A5 pockets and binders
Teacher and mentors at practice sessions: more players
Teacher and mentors at lessons; fewer players- more attention
☕🍪Coffee, Tea and Bsicuits provided at both
😍 One Ticket for Practice 😍😍Two tickets for lessons
Practice sessions will run over the summer. 👩💼
No more lessons until September. 👨🎓 🏝️ 🏜️ 🏖️ 🏛️ ⛺
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You Save the Date: 8th December 2018
(1) Core sessions every week unless it's around Christmas and New Year
(2) Sessions that happen in eleven week blocks (including a break for half term) from Sept or Jan, check elsewhere for details
(3) First Friday of the month
(4) Every Thursday evening in the months except before a First Friday Teams evening
(5) Not on Bank Holidays
(6) Second and Fourth Monday Evening Pairs are sessions in the Blue Pointed Founders Championship Pairs