A successful and well attended AGM was held on Tuesday 7th May and a new committee was elected. Christine Kirwan was reelected as President with Vera Thackaberry elected as Secretary and Brid Rogan as Treasurer.
Congratulations to both of our Fanagan League Teams who finished 1st and 2nd in the finals last week!!
Team 1 Ursula, Fred, Hugh and Tony and Team 2 Maura, Maeve, Doreen and Aileen . Joan was an able substitute for Tony and Hugh.
We are proud and delighted to have such excellent players in our club.
Chrisine Kirwan - President
Vera Thackaberry - Secretary
Brid Rogan - Treasurer
Free parking is available on surface car park (Woodies) and also in the undergound car park .
When using the underground car park please use only the designated Hotel spaces.
Cars parked in other spaces may be clamped: if in doubt check with the security staff.
If you are entering the hotel through the mall from the surface car park please note the door may be locked.
Please press the buzzer once to alert reception who will then release the door
We are a friendly and social bridge club, affiliated to the C.B.A.I. in Dublin South Region.
We meet every Tuesday in The Maldron Hotel, Whitestown Way, Tallaght.
Please arrive by 7.15p.m to allow our tournament director to organise the competition and ensure a prompt start and timely conclusion.
We usually finish by 10.30p.m.
There is a 10 minute break for tea/coffee and biscuits
New members and visitors at all levels, are always welcome.
Free parking is available.
We are delighted to accounce that Christine Kirwan has been re elected as our Club President.
We look forward to another successful year under her guidance
Thanks to Aileen and Lynn - our social secretaries - who organised our bridge break in the Bridge Hotel in Tullamore.
We are now looking forward to OCTOBER 4th and 5th for this years trip.
They have secured very good value for us in the Athlone Springs Hotel. We will be collected by bus from the train station and greeted on arrival to tea and scones. The price of €139 pp includes 2 nights bed and breakfast and one dinner. Please give your name to either Aileen or Lynn ASAP. There are a limited number of single rooms.
It is with deep regret that we learned of the death of our lifelong honarary member Sean Heaney,
Sean was a founder member of Tallaght Bridge Club and a regular player at the club until last year.
He will be remembered as a great supporter of our club and as "one of life's true gentlemen" who was always
kind and helpful to new members.
Rest in Peace Sean .
Congratulations to Aileen Doran and Doreen O'Neill
deserving winners of the Presidents prize 2019
Following our AGM on 7th May our President Christine made a presenttion to Sr Catherine Dunne who is moving from the area and
unfortunately will no longer be able to play bridge with us each Tuesday.
We wish Catherine all the best and will miss her kind and gentle presence in our club.
Pictured here with Christine is Edie Swift who
was second in the Cuchulainn Cup
Tallaght Bridge Club was founded in 2000 with the kind assistance and help of Seamus Dowling (Secretary of the Dublin South Region) Anne Howard and Paul Hanratty.
The first meeting took place on 22nd August 2000. Classes for beginners started the following Tuesday 29th August 2000.
The Club has gone from strength to strength with over 80 members. Anne Howard continues to act as Tournament Director.