On Monday Afternoon eight and a half tables played a two-winner Mitchell movement. Joint top of the North / South side, both pairs scoring 62.50 were Moyra Loughran & Jane Broadbent and Pat Stubbings & Nicky Bainbridge. John Jarvis & Theresa Hillier led the East / West side with 58.93. Sue Robards and Sue Harris took second with 56.55.
On Monday Evening eight and a half tables played a Mitchell with an arrow switch on the last round, giving a single wining pair. Max Kynoch & Malcolm Melrose returned to form, leading with 65.00. Closing the gap rapidly towards the end of the evening and finishing on 57.82, in second were Janet O’Connor & Mike Ward. Edward & Ishar White took third with 56.25 and Mary Kerridge & Jane Reed were fourth with 54.76.
This puts Malcolm & Max back at the top of the Founders Championship pairs leader board but Janet O’Connor & Michael Ward are very close behind, and Brian Mawby & David Reed are well in contention.
On Tuesday Afternoon of last week, ten tables played a two winner Mitchell movement. The results on both sides were close, everyone had a chance of finishing in the top half, and positions changed dramatically as each result was entered on the tablets and collected by the laptop. The North / South top spot was shared by Frank Grace & Isobel Ross and Sue Herring & Judy Spring both pairs scoring 55.95. Brian Jacks & Don Prowse took third with 55.65. East / West was won by Elisabeth Davies & John Cockburn scoring 55.65; Bob Braines & Jim Bainbridge took second with 54.76; third were Glenys Barton & Bob Reeve with 54.46.
The summer handicap pairs is presently led by Elisabeth Davies & John Cockburn, with Brian Mawby & David Reed and Diana Kinch & Judy Douglas following.
Eighteen players practiced their bridge, using notes, chatting about the hands and with the support of mentors on Wednesday morning.
On Thursday Evening five and a half tables were led by Brian Mawby & Peter Halliday with 60.12. 58.85 saw Terry Robinson & Theresa Hillier into second and Janet O’Connor & Don Prowse took third with 58.33. The Individual Handicap competition based on Thursday Evening Results is presently led by Peter Halliday, Zena Hutchinson and June Rudman.
Lutterworth won 261 / 104
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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.
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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.
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.