On Monday Afternoon seven and a half tables played a two-winner Mitchell movement. Diana Kinch & Judy Douglas led North / South with 60.42; David Cooper & David Harrison scored 56.94. East / West was topped by Felicity White & Chris Longthorn with 66.67. Daphne Rourke & Zena Hutchinson scored 66.67.
On Monday Evening seven tables played a Hesitation Mitchell giving a single winner. Kala Chauhan and Linda Houston came top with 61.11 followed by Geoff Bennett & Max Kynoch with 57.64 and Brian Mawby & David Reed took 56.60.
On Tuesday Afternoon of last week nine tables played a two-winner movement. Brian Jacks & Don Prowse led North / South with 60.42 followed by Judy Douglas & Diana Kinch with 58.93. Geoff Bennett & Max Kynoch led East / West with 64.88 followed by Carole Broadhurst & Maxine Ross with 60.71.
On Wednesday morning four tables made up the friendly practice group using transfers to find game contracts. Next week the topic is replying to partner's opening 1NT with a balanced hand.
On Thursday Evening 11 pairs played a Howell movement. Brian Mawby & David Reed led with 69.79.
In the week of 19th September we are holding FOUR Free taster sessions. Take a look at our wonderful game.
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.
Our newsletter is freely available, with no obligation, to members and non-members alike.
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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.
Click here for their web site.
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 167 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.
Mondays 10.00 – 12.00 until end November: Beginners Lessons FREE
Tuesday 10.00 – 12.00 until end November: Advanced Practice ONE Ticket etc
Tuesday 20.00 – 21.30 Tuesday Evening Replay: ONE Ticket etc
Wednesday 10.00 – 12.00: Friendly Themed Practice: ONE Ticket etc
Thursday 10.00 – 12.00: Friendly Themed Practice: ONE Ticket etc
Wednesday and Thursday Mornings - 10am - 12noon
Talk on a theme - then play hands All designed for the Theme
Visitors, novices, rubber and chicago players all welcome! ♥
Please fill in the form below if you would like to play on October 5th.
Winners are John Jarvis and David Edwards.
Graham Clarke, left, presents prize to John Jarvis.
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.
Tickets go on sale to members 1st October
(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
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. 👨🎓 🏝️ 🏜️ 🏖️ 🏛️ ⛺