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Further details on the Suffolk Bridge website

Bridge for everybody

Click on SUFFOLK to see what bridge events are on in our county.

Coronavirus and Clare

Due to Government restrictions to ensure social distancing during the Coronavirus outbreak, Clare Bridge Club is suspended until further notice.. Thank you for your understanding. If we can do anything to help during this challenging time, please do not hesitate to contact one of the Committee members.

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Clare Bridge Club Online - BBO 7pm every Monday
Champagne Tea and Social Bridge - Sunday 19th September

Our first face-to-face session since March 2020 attracted 8 tables of players.

Many thanks to Jayne and Gerry for providing an excellent spread.

The winners were Nancy Williams and Dave Allen - congratulations!

Watch this space for more social bridge afternoons on the 3rd Sunday of the month

(sadly without Champagne, so you may have missed your chance smiley)

Andrew Robson Elite Masterclass *** NOW FULL ***

... but there is a wait list: see below

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We are delighted to announce that Andrew Robson will be giving an Elite Masterclass on 28 October, 2 - 6 pm in Lavenham Village Hall.

These are very popular, and the 60 tickets have already been reserved. To be added to the wait list, please complete the application form and return it (without payment) to the club secretary, Jayne Hunnable.

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Don't forget to check out the Hand of the week!

Follow this link

Clare Online Bridge Club

We play online bridge on BBO on Monday evenings at 7pm.

If you want to play with us please register by clicking on the "Register for Clare Online" button to the right.

Welcome to Conor Bignall who has joined us as our latest Director.

To find out what you have to do click on "How to join" and "how to use BBO" in the list on the right. To get more guidance on what it is like playing on BBO click on "Help for playing in an online event" in the list on the right. To understand some of the difficulties of playing on line compared with at the club, click on "Difficulties on BBO" and "Substitutes on BBO" in the list on the right.

If you have any difficulties logging in on the night, contact the director. The sooner you try to do this the more time you have to seek our help with any problems.

We are really grateful for the help and support we have received from Jacks Morcombe and Peter Bushby, without whom these on line tournaments would not have been possible.

     Jenny 07906 083999, David 07941 118797, Paddy 07884 313898, Nick 07581 308841 and Conor  07757 279643   

Clare Swiss Pairs

 The 24th Annual Swiss Pairs were held on Real Bridge on Sunday 9 May 2021 at 11am. 

The event was won by Rick Hanley and Mike Sherer, Jenny and David Price were second and and Helen Mason and David Mathews were third. The Ascenders Prize was won by Gillian Toogood and Barbara Biggin.

Well done to them all.

And a thankyou to Jacks Morcombe for directing the event.

Suffolk Championship Teams of Four

  Well done to Clare again  

The Suffolk Championship Teams of Four final was fought out over 2 days and 48 boards between two teams headed by Clare players.

Well done to the Price team of Jenny and David Price, Chris Chambers and Chris Green who beat the Moore team of Andrew Moore and Tony Philpott, Jane Moore and Cleopatra Hensby by 3 imps.

Abbeygate Shield and Plate

  Clare have done the double  

Clare Red won the Abbeygate Plate and Clare Green has gone on to win the Abbeygate Shield, narrowly beating Ipswich and Kesgrave by 3 imps.

Well done to Andrew Moore and Tony Philpott, Jane Moore and Roz Bavin, Sarah and Nick Farr and Jenny and David Price.

Cut and Paste on BBO

The link in the 'Playing Bridge at Clare' document to help on cut and paste on BBO is not working.

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OLD NEWS ITEMS CAN BE READ BY CLICKING ON CLUB NEWS ARCHIVE ON THE LEFT

The winners, 20 September 2021

  

The 'virtual' sessions continue

North / South winners Nigel Bardsley and Tony Philpott

East / West winners Terry Boyd and Anita Freeman

Well done!

Please click 'Latest Results' above to see all the scores and boards played.

PLAY IT AGAIN

You want to play the hand again?

Click on "Latest results", then on any pair. Then on the right, under the the description of the hand you have two options: "View larger" and "PLAY IT AGAIN". It is really easy. Good luck!

Results
Clare online pairs
Director: Prices and Conor
Scorer: Paddy
Tea & Bridge
Director: Nick
Scorer: Dave
Beryl Dorey
Director: Conor and Paddy
Scorer: Paddy
EBU Autumn Sim Pairs
Director: Paddy and Nick
Scorer: Paddy
Clare online
Director: Conor and Prices
Scorer: David
Clare online pairs
Director: Nick and Paddy
Scorer: David
Clare online pairs
Director: Conor and Paddy
Scorer: Paddy
Clare online
Director: Prices and Conor
Scorer: David
Beryl Dorey
Director: Conor and Paddy
Scorer: Paddy Lockwood
Clare online pairs
Director: Paddy and Nick
Scorer: David
Clare online pairs
Director: Conor and Prices
Scorer: Paddy Lockwood
Clare online
Director: Nick and Paddy
Scorer: David
Beryl Dorey
Director: Conor and Paddy
Scorer: Paddy
Clare online
Director: Prices and Conor
Scorer: David
Clare online pairs
Director: Conor and Paddy
Scorer: DAVID
Clare online pairs
Director: Paddy and Nick
Scorer: Paddy
Beryl Dorey
Director: Conor and Prices
Scorer: DAVID
Clare online pairs
Director: Nick and Paddy
Scorer: DAVID
Clare online pairs
Director: Conor and Nick
Scorer: DAVID
Beryl Dorey
Director: Prices and Conor
Scorer: DAVID
Calendar
27th September 2021
Director: Conor and Paddy
Scorer: Paddy
4th October 2021
Beryl Dorey
Director: Nick and Paddy
Scorer: David
11th October 2021
Director: Conor and Prices
Scorer: Paddy
18th October 2021
Director: Paddy and Nick
Scorer: David
25th October 2021
Director: Conor and Paddy
Scorer: Paddy
1st November 2021
Beryl Dorey
Director: Prices and Conor
Scorer: David
8th November 2021
Director: Conor and Paddy
Scorer: Paddy
15th November 2021
Director: Nick and Paddy
Scorer: David
22nd November 2021
Director: Conor and Prices
Scorer: Paddy
29th November 2021
Director: Paddy and Nick
Scorer: David
6th December 2021
Beryl Dorey
Director: Conor and Paddy
Scorer: Paddy
13th December 2021
Director: Prices and Conor
Scorer: David
20th December 2021
Director: Conor and Paddy
Scorer: Paddy
10th January 2022
Beryl Dorey
7th February 2022
Beryl Dorey
7th March 2022
Beryl Dorey
4th April 2022
Beryl Dorey