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Westmorland County Contract Bridge Association
Welcome to Westmorland County Contract Bridge Association
GREEN-POINTED SWISS WEEKEND

Cumbria and Westmorland are holding a joint green-pointed weekend
Saturday 23 September 2017 (Swiss Teams)
Sunday 24 September 2017 (Swiss Pairs)

Click here to enter

Starting at 11am (finishing at about 7pm) on each day

Castle Green Hotel, Castle Green Lane, Kendal, LA9 6RG

£27.50 per person per event, which includes tea/coffee on arrival and a buffet (sandwiches and cake) at about 2pm

There are very generous prizes - see the entry form for details

Click here for an entry form and further information

Dates for 2018 - 22 and 23 September, 2018

AGM

The Annual General Meeting will be on Thursday 27th April 2017 at Abbot Hall Social Centre, Kendal starting at 6pm

The agenda will be posted at clubs and here nearer the time.

Click here for the minutes of the 2016 AGM

Click here for details and nomination forms

County Teams 2017-18

The format of the County Teams is knock-out and teams must consist of between 4 and 6 players.
Teams knocked out in the first round compete for the Teams Plate.
So every team is guaranteed at least 2 matches.

We would very much like to have more entries this year. The cost is only £10 per team.

The draw will take place at the AGM on Thursday 17th April so please enter as soon as possible.

Click here for further information and an entry form.

The holders are:
Cup – Ken Johnston, Ian Reeves, Babs Matthews, Tim Matthews
Plate - Mike and Sally-Ann Rothwell, John Farmer, David Strawbridge

Programme 2016/17

Pivot Teams - click here for the results
Sunday 4 December 2016, 12 noon, Abbot Hall Social Centre, Kendal

County Day - click here for the results
Sunday 15 January 2017, 2pm, Carus Green Golf Club

Individual - click here for the results
Sunday 29 January 2017, 12 noon, Arnside
£7 per player (including afternoon tea)

County Pairs - click here to enter
Sunday 26 March 2017, 12 noon, Marchesi Centre Windermere
£5 per player

Knockout Teams
Click here for the draw and results of the cup and plate competitions

Annual General Meeting
27 April 2017, Kendal, 6pm

Garden Cities Trophy
Regional Finals - Saturday 6 May 2017, Bradford Bridge Club
National Final - Saturday 24 June 2017

Cumbria v Westmorland
Sunday 25 June 2017, Eden Bridge Club, 1pm-6pm
Please contact the secretary if you would like to be considered for the team

President's Cup
Saturday/Sunday 15-16 July 2017, Manchester Bridge Club

Green-Pointed Swiss Teams and Swiss Pairs (joint event with Cumbria)
click here to enter

23 and 24 September 2017

County Teams

Congratulations to:
Ken Johnston, Ian Reeves, Babs and Tim Matthews who won the 2016-17 County Teams competition for the Eva Wilde Trophy

and

Mike and Sally-Ann Rothwell, John Farmer and David Strawbridge who won the plate competition.

County Individual
County Individual

Congratulations to Ina Gray who won the County Individual competition held on Sunday 29th January 2017. She can be seen being presented with the Westmorland Cup by the secretary and TD, Mike Rothwell.

Click here for the results.

Annual Function

The County Annual Function was held on Sunday 15th January 2017 at Carus Green Golf Club, Kendal with bridge in the afternoon followed by a dinner.
Congratulations to Sandra Bell and Mike Patefield who were first with 72.29%. Sally and Philip Wraight were second with 64.04%

Click here for the results and photographs.

County Pivot Teams
County Pivot Teams

Congratulations to the winners of the County Pivot Teams competition held on Sunday 4 December 2016:

Sally-Ann and Mike Rothwell, John Maclachlan and Robin Rose seen here being presented with the David Bramhall trophy by the chairman, John Ellwood
Click here for the results.

 

Westmorland v Cumbria
Westmorland v Cumbria

Sunday 26 June 2016
Abbot Hall Social Centre
1pm

Unfortunately Westmorland lost again. The photograph shows the chairman, John Ellwood, presenting the trophy to Trevor Ward, the chairman of Cumbria.

County Pairs
County Pairs

Congratulations to the winners of the County Pairs competition which was held on Sunday 28th February 2016:

Irene and Ray Gregory

They are pictured being presented with the Holloway Cup by John Ellwood (chairman)
Click here for the full results.

President's Cup

The 2016 President's Cup match between northern teams will be held on 18th and 19th June 2016 at Bradford Bridge Club.
Westmorland will not be represented this year.

Northern Bridge League 2017

Please contact the secretary if you are interested in playing in 2017.

Click here for more information.

Clubs

Click here for a list of clubs

Calendar
26th March 2017
County Pairs
Marchesi Centre, Windermere Noon
27th April 2017
Annual General Meeting
Kendal 18:00
25th June 2017
Westmorland v Cumbria
Eden Bridge Club 13:00
Results
29th January 2017
County Individual 2017
Director: Mike Rothwell
Scorer: Mike Rothwell
15th January 2017
County Day
4th December 2016
Westmorland Pivot Teams
Calendar
26th March 2017
County Pairs
Marchesi Centre, Windermere Noon
27th April 2017
Annual General Meeting
Kendal 18:00
25th June 2017
Westmorland v Cumbria
Eden Bridge Club 13:00
Results
29th January 2017
County Individual 2017
Director: Mike Rothwell
Scorer: Mike Rothwell
15th January 2017
County Day
4th December 2016
Westmorland Pivot Teams