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Wessex Junior Weekend

Cheltenham Ladies College and BC- £50- bring or send your children or grandchildren. 3rd & 4th September. For further details contact Joan Bennett

 

 

 

 
WELCOME
WELCOME

The Wallingford Duplicate Bridge Club is a thriving and very active club with over 300 members, based at Berrick and Roke Village Hall, OX10 6JJ.

We are delighted to welcome new members – please click here for more information. 

Players come from all over Oxfordshire including Wallingford, Oxford, Thame, Henley, Abingdon, Benson and surrounding villages. We have playing sessions to suit players of all abilities.  Our Bridge Programme can be found in the left hand menu.  Visitors are very welcome at all sessions. 

If you are interested in learning how to play bridge, details of bridge classes can be found in the menu. We look forward to welcoming you at the Club.
 

Please be seated 10 minutes before the session starts.

This Friday evening 29th July is teams only

See OBA event at Roke below.

 

OBA Event at Roke, 29th July 2016

The county will continue to have some events that are open to all the county in conjunction with some clubs. The first one to be arranged is a multiple teams event that will be held every 5th Friday at Wallingford bridge club (Roke Village hall). The first one is on Friday 29th July. Just turn up as a team of 4 or if you would like to play but if you are only 1, 2, or 3 in number, then contact John Slater (slater54321@googlemail.comwho is making up teams for this event.

The time is 7:20 pm for a 7:30 start.

 

TRUMPIT Newsletter Summer 2016 (revised)

Please click on the title to read the latest revised edition of our newsletter which has updated information about the Pead Plate in October 2016.

WBC Blue Pointed Swiss Pairs, Sunday 18th September
WBC Blue Pointed Swiss Pairs, Sunday 18th September

Wallingford Bridge Club's popular Blue Pointed Swiss Pairs Event, is being held this year on Sunday 18th September, 1.15pm for a 1.30pm start. Playing 6 x 6 board matches. Entry fee of £12 includes tea and refreshments. Prizes: 1st £100, 2nd Prize £60, non Expert Prize (both players below 5000 master points) £40. Contact Barbara Antrobus on: 07798681731

OR Click here to book your place online.

Teams Tactics - the basics - 7pm on Tuesday 9th August at Roke

Debbie Roberts has kindly offered to provide this session for anyone interested in the guidelines for Bridge Teams bidding and play, as opposed to the more usual Duplicate Pairs Bridge. As well as a presentation, she will be happy to answer any questions members would like to raise.

If you would like to come along, then please register with Dave Workman (davehworkman@gmail.com) and feel free to include any questions you would like to be covered.

Currently there are monthly teams sessions and X-imped (teams considerations apply) sessions played on Wednesdays. The Club has 4 teams playing in the Wessex league and 1 team in the Chiltern league. 

Places are limited to 24 - there are 9 remaining.

Committee Meetings and Minutes - Next Meeting 2nd Sept 2016

The latest minutes (April 2016) are posted in the members' area of the web. Select and click Members Only Area from the left hand column menu, log in then select Members Only Notices again from the left hand column menu. The date of the next committee meeting is 2nd September 2016.

 

Abingdon Cafe Bridge 29th Sept 2016

Please click on the title for further information/flyers.

Thank you to Richardsons Chartered Accountants

The Club would like to thank Simon Husband, Director of Richardsons Chartered Accountants, for the very generous donation of 400 packs of playing cards.

LOCAL PUBS

Below are links for the two pubs near the Bridge Club. 

Chequers - Food served all day from 12 to 9pm in the evening

Home Sweet Home  - Food served lunchtime and from 6.30 in the evening.

News Web Updates

Please email me (Gillian Leaver) to update this page replacing the [dot] with a full stop and [at] with @

Gillian[dot]Leaver[at]gmail[dot]com 

New Bridge Courses Starting Soon!

Judi Kemp will be running a new Beginners Bridge course starting on Tues 20th Sept, 10.30 am -12.30 . She already has a number of students, but would welcome anyone interested in learning Bridge to contact her.

The popular second year Improvers course will also be starting on Tues 4th Oct, 10.30 am - 12.30 and  7.30 -9.30pm.

Each course costs £90 for 10 weeks. Please call Judi on 01491 873871 for details. Or email her on Judi.kemp5@gmail.com

Club members please pass the message on to friends who might be interested.

NEW Supervised Play Session

A  weekly Supervised Play session now takes place at the Club every Monday morning in the smaller teaching room from 10.00am to 12.15pm. The session is suitable for any player who would like to gain playing experience in a friendly environment.  Advice available with bidding, declarer play and defence. Each session will begin with 10 minutes revision on a useful bridge topic. The session is run by Gillian Weatherley. Partners not necessary. Table money is £2.50. Please be seated by 09.55am.

TD COURSES

Tuesdays 6th Sept(Judgement Day) and 4th Oct(Assessment Day) at WBC. 10.30-4.30p.m. June Booty again. These are full. Last weeks Book Rulings course was tremendous.

Broadband & Club Phone

The Club's telephone number is 01865 400924. 

Broadband  password for WiFi is 'wallingford'

Results
Fri 29th Jul 2016
Friday Afternoon
Fri 29th Jul 2016
OBA Teams
Thu 28th Jul 2016
Friendly Pairs
Wed 27th Jul 2016
Section B
Wed 27th Jul 2016
Mixed Pairs
Mon 25th Jul 2016
Morning Bridge
Mon 25th Jul 2016
Pairs
Fri 22nd Jul 2016
Handicap Pairs
Calendar
Mon 1st Aug 2016
Morning Bridge
Mon 1st Aug 2016
Pairs
Tue 2nd Aug 2016
Pre-scored Chicago
1.30-4.30 drop in session
Wed 3rd Aug 2016
Handicap Individual
7.30
Wed 3rd Aug 2016
Section B
7.30
Wed 3rd Aug 2016
No Fear
7.30-10.00
Thu 4th Aug 2016
Friendly Pairs
Fri 5th Aug 2016
Friday Afternoon
New Bridge Courses Starting Soon!

Judi Kemp will be running a new Beginners Bridge course starting on Tues 20th Sept, 10.30 am -12.30 . She already has a number of students, but would welcome anyone interested in learning Bridge to contact her.

The popular second year Improvers course will also be starting on Tues 4th Oct, 10.30 am - 12.30 and  7.30 -9.30pm.

Each course costs £90 for 10 weeks. Please call Judi on 01491 873871 for details. Or email her on Judi.kemp5@gmail.com

Club members please pass the message on to friends who might be interested.

NEW Supervised Play Session

A  weekly Supervised Play session now takes place at the Club every Monday morning in the smaller teaching room from 10.00am to 12.15pm. The session is suitable for any player who would like to gain playing experience in a friendly environment.  Advice available with bidding, declarer play and defence. Each session will begin with 10 minutes revision on a useful bridge topic. The session is run by Gillian Weatherley. Partners not necessary. Table money is £2.50. Please be seated by 09.55am.

TD COURSES

Tuesdays 6th Sept(Judgement Day) and 4th Oct(Assessment Day) at WBC. 10.30-4.30p.m. June Booty again. These are full. Last weeks Book Rulings course was tremendous.

Broadband & Club Phone

The Club's telephone number is 01865 400924. 

Broadband  password for WiFi is 'wallingford'

Results
Fri 29th Jul 2016
Friday Afternoon
Fri 29th Jul 2016
OBA Teams
Thu 28th Jul 2016
Friendly Pairs
Wed 27th Jul 2016
Section B
Wed 27th Jul 2016
Mixed Pairs
Mon 25th Jul 2016
Morning Bridge
Mon 25th Jul 2016
Pairs
Fri 22nd Jul 2016
Handicap Pairs
Calendar
Mon 1st Aug 2016
Morning Bridge
Mon 1st Aug 2016
Pairs
Tue 2nd Aug 2016
Pre-scored Chicago
1.30-4.30 drop in session
Wed 3rd Aug 2016
Handicap Individual
7.30
Wed 3rd Aug 2016
Section B
7.30
Wed 3rd Aug 2016
No Fear
7.30-10.00
Thu 4th Aug 2016
Friendly Pairs
Fri 5th Aug 2016
Friday Afternoon