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Directors needed please!

The Club is in urgent need of more Directors. We are not asking anyone to go on a Directors course but anyone who could facilitate a duplicate session with enough basic knowledge on rules and the various movements. Please let yourself be known! Thank you.


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Welcome to Bolton Bridge Club
Mixed Pairs 10 Jan 2020 Winners - A Barnes/S Hyman

There was a healthy 16 partnerships at the annual Bolton BC Mixed Pairs on Friday 10 January 2020.  Congratulations to the winners Austin Barnes & Sue Hyman. They finished just 1 matchpoint ahead of John & Cath Ashworth and Paul Evans & Mary Finch who were tied in second place!


Please note Sunday Tea and Cakes is now Sunday 19th January and not Sunday 12th

Christmas Party / Bolton Club Events

Thanks to all who supported the Bolton BC Christmas Party on Monday 16th December which had a wonderful turnout of 44 pairs!  Congratulations to the winners John Simms/Wendy Blyth, Eileen Polding/Rita Bradbury, Sandra/John Dootson and Jackie/Ian Clough. Just a reminder of the three upcoming Bolton Club events in the New Year. Mixed Pairs Friday 10 January, Individual Friday 7 February, Mens/Ladies Pairs Friday 6 March.

Best wishes to all Bolton Club members over Christmas and New Year!

2019/20 Update - Bridge Lessons
2019/20 Update - Bridge Lessons

The photograph above is the beginners class of 2019/20 embarking on their journey into the facinating world of Bridge.

         See below for details of this year's lesson's.


Beginners Lessons ,  ♠   ♣ 

  Please e-mail to join, or for further information. You can also ring John Simm directly on 01204 496966 for more information.( e-mail pls. if no answer by phone )



       New Beginner's Lessons 2019/2020 will start 10th. October 2019 but this year the lessons will be on a THUR.

            New Beginner's Class on Monday night for those who missed the October start.  -  contact me on the above number.                    


Assisted play bridge with instruction.  ♠   ♣ 

Every Monday evening the Club will be running assisted play bridge with instruction as you play. The sessions start at 7:30pm and are designed to suit players of NGS level 2 to 10.

                  ring John Simm for more info.        


     no partner needed.        


Weekly Schedule
   Pairs (Non-Expert) 7:25-10:30pm
   Aft Pairs (Assisted) 1:00-4:00pm
   Pairs 7:25-10:30pm
   Pairs (Non-Expert) 7:25-10:30pm
   Aft Pairs (Assisted) 1:00-4:00pm
   Pairs 7:25-10:30pm
   Pairs 7:25-10:30pm
   Pairs 6:55-10:15pm
Daytime Bridge
Improvers Duplicates are normally held on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons.They start at 1.00 pm and finish about 4.00 pm. NB Continues throughout the summer. 
Events 2019 - 20
Cedric Young Ladder Thu 3 Oct - 12 Dec 19
Mixed Pairs Fri 10 Jan 20
Spring Ladder Tue 4 Feb-14 Apr 20
Individual Fri 7 Feb 20
Mens & Ladies Pairs Fri 6 Mar 20
Bolton BC AGM Thu 30 Mar20 7:30pm
Championship Pairs Sat 4 Apr 20
EBED Spring Sim Pairs Thu 14 May 20
Bolton Congress (Open) Sat/Sun 5/6 Sep 20
EBED Autumn Sim Pairs Thu 10 Sep 20
Glaister Cup Mon 12 Oct 20
Tyldesley Cup Wed 14 Oct 20
Cedric Young Ladder Thu 1 Oct - 10 Dec 20
18th January 2020
Duplicate Pairs
20th January 2020
Duplicate Pairs
Host: Barabara Grundy.
21st January 2020
Afternoon Duplicate Pairs (Assisted)
21st January 2020
Duplicate Pairs
Host: Ronnie Epstein
22nd January 2020
Duplicate Pairs
Host: Brian Frew
23rd January 2020
Afternoon Duplicate Pairs (Assisted)
23rd January 2020
Duplicate Pairs
Host: John Pingree