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Risk Assessment Statement

Following our relocation to the Sports Village at Honeywell, and in light of the need for additional increased safety procedures as a consequence of the Coronavirus pandemic, we have prepared our own independent Risk Assessment Statement which can be found under the Information section on the menu page.

Sports Village have their own Risk Assessment Statement for the venue in general and this is displayed prominently in the main reception area of the building and also in various other locations within the building.


Yorkshire League Teams - Face to Face 2021/22

After being unable to play face to face teams in 2020/21 due to the pandemic

the YCBA have announced plans to resume the competition for 2021/22.

The number of entries will obviously be dependent on the availabilty on members

and also their willingness to travel to other venues in the area.

Each team will consist of 8 players as in previous years and the dates allocated

for this years event are listed below.

Again if you would like to be considered for inclusion in this competition

please advise Gail Elliot of your availability as soon as possible

Sunday 31 October 2021 - Keighley C (Away) lost 8-12

Sunday 21 November 2021 - Brighouse B (Home) won17-3

Sunday 5 December 2021 - Wakefield A (Home) lost 6 - 14

Sunday 9 January 2022 - Wetherby B (Home)

Sunday 30 January 2022 - Bradford C (Home)

Sunday 20 February 2022 - Hull B (Away)


Welcome to Barnsley Bridge Club
Bridge Sessions in January 2022

Following the recent Committee Meeting it has been decided to continue with

the regular Monday afternoon and Wednesday evening sessions as normal

subject to no additional restrictions being introduced by the Government.

However if the number of members attending these sessions falls to less than 12 per session

the Committee reserves the right to suspend these sessions until further notice.


In line with the latest Goverment guidelines please be advised that

the wearing of Face Masks in now mandatory at all Face to Face sessions

until further notice.

Notice of Annual General Meeting

The next Annual General Meeting of the club will be held on


in the Bar & Lounge Suite at Honeywell Sports Village

Anyone who wishes to have an item included on the Agenda

should notify the Secretary in writing by no later than 24th February 2022.



Come and Join Us

♣   ♠   Welcome to Barnsley Bridge Club  ♣   ♠ 


The Club meets regularly at the Sports Village on Honeywell Lane S75 1DA

Bridge sessions will normally be held on the following days at the following times :

        Mondays 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm

        Wednesdays 6.30 pm to 9.30 pm    

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

We aim to play 21 - 27 boards on Monday afternoons  starting at 1.00pm prompt and aiming to finish around 4.00pm.

Single players are always welcolme on Mondays and all members are expected to be respectful of less experienced players.

We aim to play 24 - 28 boards on a Wednesday evening, starting at 6.30pm prompt and aiming to finish around 9.30 pm

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.

ONLINE Duplicate Pairs Sessions

Friday Friends Online Bridge

Although we have now returned to Face to Face bridge

an online session is still available each Friday evening at 7.00pm

Whilst this session is financially independent of Barnsley Bridge Club

many of our members regularly take part in these sessions.

For further information please contact

Steve Cartwright on 07766 331123


Bernard & Mary Holmes Shield 2020
Bernard & Mary Holmes Shield 2020

Congratulations to Freda & David Houghton winners with 65.28%

shown here receiving the shield from our Chairman John Briggs.



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 or a Wednesday Evening

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 show 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.

Moving forward handicaps, which will be based solely on sessions played at Barnsley Bridge club, will be calculated and amended on a quarterly basis starting on 1 January 2022.

26th January 2022
Evening Bridge
Sports Village 6.30pm
30th January 2022
31st January 2022
Monday Afternoon Bridge
Sports Village Lounge Bar 1.00pm
Monday Afternoon Bridge
Scorer: John Briggs
Evening Bridge
Scorer: John Briggs
Monday Afternoon Bridge
Scorer: John Briggs