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Wigan Bridge Club
Next Bridge Lessons
Next Bridge Lessons

Throughout the year Wigan Bridge Club provides lessons for beginners and improvers.

The next block of Beginners Lessons will commence again later this year.

If you wish to register your interest in joining these lessons, please contact Des King at kraftykeawyead@hotmail.com

Alternatively phone Wigan Bridge Club 01942 243612 (answer phone available when the club is closed) or Margaret Wilkinson, Club Secretary on 01257 423493.

 

The Club
The Club

Founded in 1936 and with its own premises, Wigan Bridge Club lies on the outskirts of the Town Centre, with an enviable position overlooking Mesnes Park.

The club has one major playing room upstairs which can comfortably accommodate 12 tables and 2 playing rooms downstairs holding 6 and 4 tables.

When the club is open, it is also available for rubber bridge, private matches or private sessions.

There is a well stocked bar, with a friendly stewardess on hand, ready to serve you alcohol, tea, coffee and soft drinks with a welcoming smile.

 

Address: 38 Bridgeman Terrace, Wigan, WN1 1TT
Phone: 01942 243612 (answer phone available when the club is closed).


You can use this link to take you to the information page, or alternatively please feel free to navigate your own way around to peruse our website.

Getting Here
Getting Here

By road the club is easily accessible via 2 major routes, the A49 and A577. Both of which link to the M6, M61 and M58 motorways.

There are two train stations and a central bus station, which are all within walking distance of the club.

Please go to information and select the 'Where to Find Us' for map.

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NEW SESSION
NEW SESSION

EVERY SUNDAY COMMENCING AT 12.30PM

IMPROVE YOUR BRIDGE

These sessions will be run on a 'No Fear/Assisted' duplicate basis. At least 75% of the hands will be pre-dealt including a short expert commentary

Plus at the start or end or even during play you will all have the opportunity to 'quiz' one of our resident experts on any bridge matter

Spare partners are always available at these sessions

NO FEAR DUPLICATE SESSIONS

 NO FEAR ASSISTED PLAY SESSIONS

EVERY MONDAY Starting at 1.00pm until approx 3.30pm

EVERY TUESDAY Starting at 10.00am until approx 12.30pm

EVERY WEDNESDAY Starting at 7.15pm until approx 10pm &

Everybody including non-members is welcome to attend these sessions and we currently allow an unlimited number of attendance to these session for any non members

All sessions normally include a useful bridge tip, plus card play format replicating a normal club duplicate session. Everyone receives a hand record and commentary on a select number of deals

Help is always on hand if you need assistance with any bridge matter during the bidding or play

Don't worry if you are coming alone as a partner will always be found

See Latest News section for further details

 

Is this true?
Is this true?

A sample of the Wigan humour.....

There are only two reasons in this club for not leading partners suit. Having a void and instant death.


What is the difference between a long term marriage and a long term bridge partnership?

Its still easier to reason with your marriage partner!!!


And finally.....

In Wigan, Dummy is not allowed to criticise Declarer on the poor play of any hand. There are two other people at the table who will happily undertake this responsibility for you.

Calendar
26th May 2016
Duplicate
28th May 2016
Duplicate
7.15pm
29th May 2016
Assisted Play Duplicate
12.30 - 3.15
Results
26th May 2016
Thursday Evening Duplicate
Director: Michael Nicholson
Scorer: Margaret Wilkinson
25th May 2016
No Fear Assisted Play
Director: John Gooch
Scorer: Steve Fanning
24th May 2016
ASSISTED PLAY
Director: Des King
Scorer: Des King
Click for the latest results
NEW SESSION
NEW SESSION

EVERY SUNDAY COMMENCING AT 12.30PM

IMPROVE YOUR BRIDGE

These sessions will be run on a 'No Fear/Assisted' duplicate basis. At least 75% of the hands will be pre-dealt including a short expert commentary

Plus at the start or end or even during play you will all have the opportunity to 'quiz' one of our resident experts on any bridge matter

Spare partners are always available at these sessions

NO FEAR DUPLICATE SESSIONS

 NO FEAR ASSISTED PLAY SESSIONS

EVERY MONDAY Starting at 1.00pm until approx 3.30pm

EVERY TUESDAY Starting at 10.00am until approx 12.30pm

EVERY WEDNESDAY Starting at 7.15pm until approx 10pm &

Everybody including non-members is welcome to attend these sessions and we currently allow an unlimited number of attendance to these session for any non members

All sessions normally include a useful bridge tip, plus card play format replicating a normal club duplicate session. Everyone receives a hand record and commentary on a select number of deals

Help is always on hand if you need assistance with any bridge matter during the bidding or play

Don't worry if you are coming alone as a partner will always be found

See Latest News section for further details

 

Is this true?
Is this true?

A sample of the Wigan humour.....

There are only two reasons in this club for not leading partners suit. Having a void and instant death.


What is the difference between a long term marriage and a long term bridge partnership?

Its still easier to reason with your marriage partner!!!


And finally.....

In Wigan, Dummy is not allowed to criticise Declarer on the poor play of any hand. There are two other people at the table who will happily undertake this responsibility for you.

Calendar
26th May 2016
Duplicate
28th May 2016
Duplicate
7.15pm
29th May 2016
Assisted Play Duplicate
12.30 - 3.15
Results
26th May 2016
Thursday Evening Duplicate
Director: Michael Nicholson
Scorer: Margaret Wilkinson
25th May 2016
No Fear Assisted Play
Director: John Gooch
Scorer: Steve Fanning
24th May 2016
ASSISTED PLAY
Director: Des King
Scorer: Des King