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Extra Bridge Session

Thank you to all members for voting

on the proposed extra bridge session.

Welcome to Barnsley Bridge Club
Come and Join Us

♣   ♠   Welcome to Barnsley Bridge Club  ♣   ♠ 


The Club meets regularly at Shaw Lane Sports Club, home of Barnsley Cricket Club and Rugby Club.

Bridge sessions are held on the following days at the following times :

        Mondays 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm

        Wednesdays 7.00 pm to 10.00 pm    

        Fridays 1.00pm to 4.00 pm - from 1 October to 31 March only.

New members are always welcome, and we pride ourselves on being 'beginner friendly'.

Anyone who joins Barnsley Bridge Club automatically becomes a member of Shaw Lane Sports Club.

We aim to play 21 - 27 boards on Monday afternoons and Friday afternoons, starting at 1.00pm prompt and aiming to finish around 4.15pm.

Single players are always welcolme on Mondays and Fridays and all members are expected to be respectful of less experienced players so that the session can be enjoyed by all.

We aim to play 24 - 28 boards on a Wednesday evening, starting at 7.00pm prompt and aiming to finish around 10.00pm. You must however arrive with a playing partner to take part in the Wednesday evening sessions. 

All players are asked to be seated and ready to play 10 minutes prior to the start of each session to assist the scorer.

Please note that Barnsley Bridge Club operates a  'Members Only' policy for Simultaneous Pairs events.

Next Committee Meeting - 20 November 2019

Can I please remind any members wishing to put forward an item to be included on the agenda of the next Committee Meeting

that they must send details in writing to the Secretary by no later than Wednesday 6th November 2019.

Additional Weekly Bridge Session

We are pleased to announce that an extra bridge session will now take place on

FRIDAY AFTERNOON'S between 1.00 PM and 4.00 PM

The first of these sessions will take place on Friday 4 October 2019

Table Money £2.50 per person and SINGLE PLAYERS ARE WELCOME.


TD Training Course Opportunity

Thank you to all members who have signed up to attend this course.

Training will take place in the Holgate Suite at Shaw Lane on the following dates with a 10.00am start and a 4.30pm finish.

Saturday 23 November 2019

Saturday 7 December 2019

Saturday 11 January 2020

Sunday 19 January 2020

Tea and Coffee will be available but you will need to make your own arrangements for lunch.



Monday Bridge

"Relaxed" Bridge sessions take place on Monday afternoons.
No partner is required, however you may not be able to play, unless you can be accommodated on a half table.

Please be aware that these are not teaching sessions.
Please arrive by 12.50pm for a prompt 1pm start.


If you are looking for a playing partner on a

Monday Afternoon, Wednesday Evening or Friday Afternoon

and you are not sure who might be available to play

then please feel free to contact me

and I will endeavour to find a partner on your behalf.


Steve Cartwright - Secretary

07766 331123


Handicap Results

Note that Handicap result only shows the master points for the 'before handicap' situation, the 'After handicap' points for the Order of Merit are not explicitly shown. Negative handicaps are added and positive handicaps are subtracted when determining the after handicap result.

25th October 2019
Shaw Suite 1.00 pm.
27th October 2019
Yorkshire League - Ilkley C v. Barnsley A
Ilkley 2.00pm
27th October 2019
Yorkshire League - Barnsley B v. Settle
Shaw Lane 2.00pm
Evening Bridge
Scorer: John Briggs
Afternoon Bridge
Scorer: John Briggs
Scorer: John Briggs