Welcome to Scottish Bridge Union West District
This is the home page of the West District of the Scottish Bridge Union. If you play in the West District then this is your site.
If you have any news or information on your club or comments on the website please use the Contact Us page.
SBU & West District Calendar of Events 2018/19

A combined Calendar of SBU and West District events for the coming season is now available on this website (please click on "Calendar" in the menu).

Please note that this calendar will be updated as and when changes to dates are announced or new events are added, so make sure to return to this site regularly for the most up-to-date information. Latest update: 18 July 2018.

New SBU playing cards on sale for clubs
New SBU playing cards on sale for clubs

The SBU have produced their own playing cards (backs as pictured) and are offering them to clubs at the very attractive price of only £1.00 per pack. To place an order, please contact the SBU Treasurer, email treasurer@sbu.org.uk or the District Secretary, email hk@horst.plus.com.

Clubs with dealing machines please note - these cards are not bar-coded.

2017 Law Books are still available

The District has copies of the new 2017 Law Books and is offering them to clubs or individuals at £5.00 (plus p&p if applicable). Please contact the District Secretary, email hk@horst.plus.com.

To view the new Laws, click on New Laws in the Menu. Here you can also find a side-by-side comparison of the 2007 and 2017 Laws, with changes highlighted.

Some useful material regarding the new Laws can also be found by following this link to the EBU website.


This annual handicapped Teams-of-4 Event was played on Tuesday 15 May, with all proceeds going to the Erskine Hospital fund.

After applying the handicaps (details here) the winners were Peter Edmond, Corla van Griethuysen, Richard Sparrow and John Soraghan.


Fancy a game of bridge during the day? There are plenty of opportunities throughout the District - for more information please click on the Daytime Bridge tab on the left. If your club can add to this list, please email the District Secretary.

SBU Master Points

Details of the SBU Master Points Database MEMPAD can be found on the News page.

Any paper points, email queries, cheques, and all correspondence related to SBU Master Points should be routed as follows:- 

SBU Member Services Dept #16
196 Rose Street
29th August 2018
Maccabi Bowl
Maccabi BC 7.00pm
19th September 2018
District Pairs Q (club heat)
Buchanan BC
24th September 2018
West District Bronze Challenge
25th September 2018
West District Bronze Challenge
26th September 2018
West District Bronze Challenge
Campsie Congress Pairs
Campsie Congress Teams
Erskine Trophy (Unhandicapped results)
Strang Teams
District Simultaneous Pairs III