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Session Start Times

Can we please remind all Members

that they should be seated and ready to play

 at least 10 minutes before the scheduled start time

to give the TD sufficient time to set up the movement.

Please allow yourselves extra time to find a parking space

which we know can often be difficult.


Any member wishing to apply to join the Committee

must complete their application

by no later than Wednesday 15 February 2023


All applicants must have the written support of

both a Proposer and a Seconder

who must also be members of the bridge club.


Each member of the club may only propose one member

although they may also act as a seconder for one other member too.

Welcome to Barnsley Bridge Club

The Annual General Meeting will be held on

Wednesday 15 March 2023

at 6.00pm in the Sports Village at Honeywell


Anyone wishing to have an item included on the Agenda

must notify the Secretary in writing

by no later than Wednesday 22 February 2023


The AGM will start at 6.00pm promptly

and will then be followed by the normal

Wednesday Evening Bridge Session.


All members are strongly encouraged to attend if possible

to be part of the decision making for the future running of the club

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.


The club subscribes on members' behalf to Pianola, an online tool which helps you review your performance, analyse where you went wrong - and see how you can do things better in future.  If you have accepted the invitation from the club to join, just click the button below to log in to Pianola.  If you would like another invitation simply email or phone the Secretary.

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Bernard & Mary Holmes Shield
Bernard & Mary Holmes Shield

Congratulations to the 2022 Winners

Lee Openshaw (left) and Chris Kyaw (right)

receiving the Shield from our Chairman

John Briggs (centre)

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 bi monthly basis starting on 1 January 2022.

6th February 2023
Afternoon Bridge
Sports Village 1.00pm
Scorer: Steve Cartwright
8th February 2023
Evening Bridge
Sports Village 6.30pm
13th February 2023
Afternoon Bridge
Sports Village 1.00pm
Scorer: Steve Cartwright
Evening Bridge
Scorer: GDF
Afternoon Bridge
Evening Bridge
Scorer: David Houghton