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SURROUNDING COUNTY AND CLUB EVENTS

 

 

Wiltshire Contract Bridge Association

Green Pointed Swiss Weekend

Saturday 4th March 2023, Swiss Pairs

Sunday 5th March 2023, Swiss Teams

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NEW BLUE BOOK

The EBU have announced the publication of a new Blue Book which becomes effective from 1st September.

There are changes to

  • Rules on announcements
  • Rules on strong opening bids
  • Rules on non-strong 2-bids and 3-bids (at Level 4)

It can be downloaded from the EBU website at :-   Blue Book

In addition there are also new Alerting and Announcing rules which can be found at :-

New Alerting and Announcing Bidding Rules

It is recommended that clubs should advise their members of the new rules and

club directors should make themselves familiar with the three main changes.

B&BCBA
Berks & Bucks Contract Bridge Association
Berks & Bucks Contract Bridge Association

This web-site gives information about:

1. B&BCBA's competitions for members and non-members

2. Open tournaments run by bridge clubs affiliated to B&BCBA

3. A list of affiliated clubs and other known bridge clubs in our area

4. Membership, tournament and other charges

Berks & Bucks Contract Bridge Association (B&BCBA)

 

Our objectives:

  • Promoting and encouraging the playing of bridge at all levels
  • Supporting and assisting B&BCBA clubs with any problems or issues
     

We aim to meet these objectives by:

  • Organising county competitions at a wide range of levels
  • Being a financially sound body which, over the medium term, retains sufficient reserves to meet one year's anticipated expenditure
  • Maintaining a website for the Association
  • Organising feedback from clubs on issues such as the role of clubs in EBU administration
  • Supporting the Minibridge initiative in schools
  • Providing information about bridge clubs and teachers
  • Organising an annual 24 pairs a side Berks v Bucks match at three levels
  • Financially assisting the B&BCBA teams in National competitions
  • Acting as shareholders, representing B&BCBA interests at EBU meetings