On Tuesday of last week nine full tables were led by Jim & Nicky Bainbridge with 66.27; second were David Sanderson & John Crompton with 59.92; third were Felicity White & Daphne Rourke with 57.54; fourth were Susan Mendes & Moyra Loughran; in fifth place were John Chard & Alan Page; and in sixth were Glenys Barton & Jan Maxon with 52.78.
On Thursday evening three full tables played a 25 boards full Howell movement. In top place were Peter & Vera Iredale with 72.00 and in second were Janet Stuchbury & Laura Von Tucher with 52.00. This result puts Zena Hutchinson into the lead in the Champagne Handicap, with Janet Stuchbury in second place, but its early days yet.
On Monday morning seven players practised using the losing trick count to find the best contract on Wednesday morning sisxteen players practised playing no trumps contracts.
The third lessons in Bridge 1, Bridge 2 and Bridge 3 took place last week. It’s not too late to join one of our three bridge courses (aimed at three different levels of experience) and you can always drop in for an individual lesson or practice session as suits you.
Practice for Novices and Social Players Wednesday mornings 10.00-12.00