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AGM 2018

 

At the AGM on 8th May our esteemed president Aileen Millane stepped down and Christine Kirwan was selected as Incoming President.

The positions of Secretary -  Mary Prendergast and Treasurer - Anne Biddulph remain unchanged.

Anne Howard continues as Tournament Director

We are delighted to welcome new members to the committee who bring ideas and energy to assist in running the club. 

All suggestions and comments are welcome . See below the full list of committee members. 

 

Committee members

Aileen Millane         

Brid Rogan           

Brendan Dooley 

Geraldine Yendole   

Joan Walsh             

Lynn McNamara   

Margaret Dunne       

Mary Brady           

Mary King 

Maura Bridegman   

Tom Loftus

 

Entrance to Maldron Hotel

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

Additional parking information

When using 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. 

Parking is also available on surface car park (Woodies) .

Welcome to TALLAGHT BRIDGE CLUB
October Bridge Break
October Bridge Break

Aileen and Lynn - our social secretaries - have organised a break in the Bridge Hotel in Tullamore from Sunday 14th to Tuesday 16th October.  The break -  two nights B and B and two dinners - costs €124 per person sharing.   Please contact them to reserve your place for what is always a very enjoyable few days. Deposit of €20 should be paid by 30th August.   These stalworth  members - both ex presidents of the club - also organise the lotto and our Christmas party and help us to continue as a friendly and welcoming club. 

Welcome to Bridge for all
Welcome to Bridge for all

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. 

 

PRESIDENTS PRIZE PRESENTATION

On Tuesday 1st May following refreshments in the Maldron Hotel our outgoing President Aileen Millane presented the Presidents Prize to Maura Bridgeman and Maeve Ryan. Congratulations to both Maura and Maeve and to the other members who received prizes on the night. 

 

PRESIDENTS PRIZE PRESENTATION
SIMS success for the two Marys
SIMS success for the two Marys

Congratulations to Mary Prendergast and Mary O’Flaherty

They were 6th overall in the SIMS competition on Tuesday 6th February: 

1567 pairs competed on that night and once again our club members have scored very well in this all Ireland competition . 

 

 

SIMS Success for Hugh and Tony
SIMS Success for Hugh and Tony

  Congratulations to  Hugh O'Neill and Tony McGowan who were 1st in the all Ireland SIMS pairs played on 7th November

  This is a fantastic personal achievement and a huge boost for the reputation of the club!!

John McGrath Trophy
John McGrath Trophy

 

Presentation of the John McGrath Trophy

by Club President Aileen to 2017 winners

Bridie Maher and Pat McGrath 

IMPORTANT PARKING NOTICE

Members using the underground car park should be aware that we can use only the designated hotel spaces. Cars parked in other spaces are liable to be clamped. The hotel management have assured us that we can park in the surface Car Park up beside Woodies without fear of being clamped.

Weekend in Wexford
Weekend in Wexford

Over 40 members recently enjoyed a break at the Tablot Hotel in Wexford where we ate, drank and made merry with the help of our "travelling band" members Hank and Pat and our talented singers. Of course we managed to squeeze in a game or two of bridge while we were there!

 

CLUB INFORMATION

 

 

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 22 August, 2000. Classes for beginners started the following Tuesday, 29 August 2000.   The Club has gone from strength to strength with approximately 90 members.  

Presentation to Fanagan League Winners
Presentation to Fanagan League Winners

 

Dermot O'Brien President Dublin South Region with Tony and Hugh our Fanagan League Winners 

Results
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