On Monday Afternoon eleven and a half tables played a Web Mitchell movement. Louise Lambley & Jill Cooke led North / South with 63.75; East / West was topped by Robyn Crichton & Godfrey Winn with 61.79. Congratulations to Godfrey in particular; he's quite new to competition.
Chris Thornthorn & Margaret Aitchison led an eight table arrow-switch share-and-relay Mitchell movement on Monday Evening with 65.08. Kala Chauhan & Wilma Kiernan took second place with 63.10.
It's early days in our Founders Championship pairs, but third place was enough to secure top of the ladder for Max Kynoch & Geoff Bennett, but Brian Mawby & David Reed are not far behind.
On Tuesday Afternoon eleven tables played a two-winner Mitchell movement. David & Marilyn North led North / South with 62.95; East / West was topped by David Reed & Brian Mawby with 59.32.
Bidding those only too rare hands with more than 15 High Card Points was the topic on Wednesday Morning. Three tables practised a variety of situations, talking about the outcomes on each board.
Working out which of your opponents is going to be dangerous on lead, and ways to keep them off the lead was the topic on Thursday Morning. Two tables practised a variety of situations, talking about the outcomes on each board.
On Thursday Afternoon six and a half tables played a Hesitation Mitchell movement. Terry Leary & Maxine Ross led with 61.90; Bill & Lyn Stubbins were second with 59.17.
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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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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.
Rugby Village Bridge Club regularly supports various local and national charities. To date these have included: Warwickshire Air Ambulance; Myton Hospice; the Parkinsons Society and Hearing Dogs for the deaf.
RVBC supports charities using raffles, donating table money, or otherwise, from time to time. We have supported local charities or organisations that have particular importance to members. We are always open to suggestions of organisations to support. So far we have supported the Warwickshire and Northamptonshire Air Ambulance; the Myton Hospice and the Parkinsons Society, Dogs for the hard of Hearing, Grenfell Fire Survivors.
The Christmas Raffle raised a whopping £300 for the Air Ambulance
There are lots of prizes drawn for people who weren't there, look out for yours on your next visit.
ECATS reports: I think we have now had all the funds in from clubs that took part in the Grenfell Fire Pairs, and today I will be sending £7,066.80 to the Evening Standard Dispossessed Fund on your behalf. Paddy Murphy, who was the organiser asks me to thank all those of you who took part and donated so generously to this appeal.
This week we raised £224 for the Grenfell Fire survivors. Club put in £1 per player on Tuesday Afternoon, £44, but you wonderful people contributed a massive £180 on top.
We raised £150 for the Air Ambulance - Click to see their response
Well done to all sixty four competitors. We raised £200 for the Myton Hospice from the raffle, donations and surplus on the event.
We divided the proceeds between the Myton Hospice and Hearing Dogs for the Deaf.
At our 2013 Christmas Swiss Pairs we held a raffle and donated to the Air Ambulance. Click to see our acknowledgement.
Our Christmas Party in 2012 raised £200. This was presented to the Myton Hospice in March 2103.