Bookham Afternoon Bridge Club
Release 2.19q
Spare Partners

To all members,

Please check the Spare Partner list at the club; if you are able to sign up for a vacant slot it will be much appreciated; slots from June through to October 2024 are available for sign-up and we are happy to inform members that we now have  a host for Bank Holiday Monday 27th May.

Many thanks to all who have acted as host on multiple occasions recently. It is worth remembering that if all members signed up we would all only need to do one Spare Partner duty per year.

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Online Bridge at Bookham
Online Bridge at Bookham

We have successfuly launched BABC Online, our virtual bridge club.  We will be playing online bridge on Monday and Thursday afternoons..

There were 11 tables at our first session on Monday 1 June. A very good start.

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DO JOIN  US.  It's not difficult to play online, and you'll find it interesting and enjoyable.  Keep in touch with club members and help support the club.

How to play online

Bookham Afternoon Bridge Club will be running two duplicate sessions online per week.  These sessions will use a facility which the EBU has negotiated with Bridge Base Online

  • Online duplicate sessions will take place every Monday and Thursday afternoon.  Sessions will start at 1 pm.  You must register not later than 12.50 pm.
  • Sessions will initially consist of 18 Boards.  Each round will be either two or three boards.  Each board will be allowed eight minutes (16 for two or 24 for 3)
  • Entry fee (Table money) will be 3 Bridge Base Dollars (BB$) (Approx. £2.50)
  • Results will be available at the end of the session on our Bridgewebs Internet page.  All the normal hand analysis will be available.
  • partnership facility will be available to pair up individuals without a partner for a session

FOUR STEPS to Online Bridge at Bookham 

1.  Register with BridgeBaseOnline (BBO).  You will be asked to choose a unique User Name which you will need each time you log on to play online.  ► How to register

2.  Let the club know your User Name (email NO LATER THAN 6pm THE DAY BEFORE YOU INTEND TO PLAY.  Only BABC members (and their guests) who have provided their BBO User Names will be able to play in a BABC session.

3.  Sessions are paid for using the BBO currency, BB$.  You will need to buy BB$ in advance   ► Purchasing BB$

4.  Join a session.  You can register from 11 am.   ► Joining an afternoon session

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