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Rugby Village Bridge Club

21st June

On Monday Afternoon six tables played a two winner Mitchell movement. Glenys Barton & Jan Maxon led the North / South side with a decisive 75.83. 58.33 was enough to secure an East / West victory for Charles & Margaret Aitchinson.

On Monday Evening eight and a half tables played a two winner movement. Max Kynoch & Malcolm Melrose led the North / South side with 66.33. Not far behind were Brian Mawby & David Reed on 64.97. Cecilia Walker & Susan Harris took third with 51.70. Jeff Stafford & Ken Fernie headed the East / West side with 56.55. Two pairs shared the second spot; Elisabeth & Owen Davies and Daphne Rourke & Janet Stuchbury both scored 52.68.

John Cockburn & Heather Spencer headed the North / South side on Tuesday Afternoon with 60.12. Pat Exelby & Caelia Chandler took second with 58.04; John Crompton & Paula Pugh took third with 51.79. The nine East / West pairs were led by Dennis Angove & Rosemary Jordan with 64.88; Graham Clarke & Peter Steer were second with 56.25 and David Reed & Ishar White followed with 54.17.

Five and a half tables played a Howell movement on Thursday Evening. Dennis Angove & Rosemary Jordan were top with 64.58. Brian Mawby & Peter Halliday were next with 61.31. Chris Greenaway & Jane Reed took third with 55.95.

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Danetre Bridge Club

Danetre Bridge Club meets on Wednesday Evenings in Daventry - click to visit their web site

Lutterworth Bridge Club

Lutterworth Bridge Club, meets on Wednesday evenings (7pm), at Cotesbach Village Hall. You’ll find quality EBU affiliated bridge played in a good spirit.

What can you do for bridge?
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Rugby Village Bridge Club Organisation

Rugby Village Bridge Club Staff provide:

  • Hosts
  • Tournament Directors
  • Scorers
  • Stewards
  • Catering
  • Teaching
  • Practice Session Supporters
  • Administrators.

All our players have to do is:

  1. Turn up, play, enjoy the bridge; and
  2. Make sure your partner and opponents enjoy the bridge.

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Dunchurch Village Hall
Dunchurch Village Hall

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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The Club Room Annex
The Club Room Annex

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. 

When the bridge is too hard.....
When the bridge is too hard.....

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.

Bridge 3
Bridge 3

Bridge 3 consists of 10 two hour sessions.

It is designed to follow on from Bridge 1 and Bridge 2.

The contents of Bridge 1 and Bridge 2 are available under "Bridge Tuition and Practice" on the left hand side of the home page.

Although there will be extensive revision it will help you to get the best out of Bridge 3 if you have some familiarity with most of the material in Bridge 1 and Bridge 2!

The course structure is along the following lines:

  1. Protocol and Counting Losers 
  2. Using the Losing Trick to Bid Suit Contract & Suit Contract Play
  3. Bidding and Playing No Trump Contracts
  4. Opening Very Strong Unbalanced Hands
  5. Asking for Aces
  6. Review of Competitive Bidding & Bidding in the Protective Position 
  7. Defence Revision & Opening Leads
  8. Discards and Signals
  9. Transfers for Weak Take Out
  10. Transfers for Game Tries

The actual content of sessions may be varied to suit a particular group of students.

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