Congratulations to John Sansom for winning a bronze medal in the Seniors Teams at the World Bridge Series in China.
Pam Pearce & Sue Evans have retained the Herefordshire Ladies Pairs.
At the EBU Overseas Congress in Montenegro Joyce Skelton & Pam Pearce came 3= in the Swiss Pairs. In the Swiss Teams Jimmy & Maureen Ledger, Dick & Jane Rutter came 4th and Pam Pearce, Joyce Skelton, Dennis Loynes & Sue Evans came 7=.
At the Jersey Congress Jimmy & Maureen Ledger were in the team that finished 2nd in the Swiss Teams.
At the SBU Overseas Congress in Montecatini Sue Lane & Marian Wilcox and Val & Steve Kennewell won their sections in the pre-Congress Pairs. Then Dennis Loynes, Margot Cursiter, Val & Steve Kennewell won their section of the first Open Teams, Val & Steve Kennewell came 3rd in the Swiss Pairs, Val Kennewell & Sue Evans came 2nd in the Ladies Pairs and Dennis Loynes & Steve Kennewell won the Men's Pairs. Finally, Dennis Loynes, Sue Evans, Val & Steve Kennewell won their section of the second Open Teams.
At the Devon Congress Pam Pearce & Susan Sharp were part of the team which won the Swiss Teams and came 4= in the Swiss Pairs.
Sue Evans & Nick Forward won the Solihull heat of the Portland Pairs and came 11th overall.
The Green Pointed Swiss Pairs at Bath was won by Chris Davis from Evesham playing with Martin David from East Wales.
At the Ranked Masters Richard Jephcott & John Sansom won the Premier Grand Masters Pairs.
At the Midlands Counties Congress Sue Lane & Marian Wilcox won the Ladies Pairs for the second year running. Jane & Dick Rutter finished 2nd in the Swiss Pairs whilst Tony Poole came 3rd playing with Terry Parkes. The top three teams in the A Final of the Championship Teams were all from Worcestershire with John Sansom, Richard Jephcott, Nick Forward & Steve Allerston finishing just ahead of Pam Pearce, Joyce Skelton, Susan Sharp & Jane Morton.