Confey Castle Bridge Club
Release 2.19p
Recent Updates
Home Page
5th Jan 2022 16:32 GMT
0 0 0 0 0 0
Pages viewed in 2022
Past Presidents

2019-2021 Margaret Kavanagh

2018-19 Frances Mullooly

2017-18 Tony Gillick

2016-17 Clare Etherson

2015-16 Celaine Rath

2014-15 Veronica Manley

2012-14 Kevin Dunne





Mid Leinster Region




Welcome to Confey Castle Bridge Club
Happy New Year

Happy New Year to all our members. We're all hoping that 2022 will be a healthy and enjoyable year for all of us.

Happy New Year
Winners of Competitions 2021-22

Congratulations to:

Christmas Competition - N/S Mary Owens & Mary Linnane;  E/W Carmel Keane & Kitty McGarry
Autumn Pairs Competition: Sheila Brien & Phil Fitzpatrick
Charity Night

Our Charity Night is 8th December. This year's chosen charity is the Motor Neurone Disease Association. Your support is very much appreciated.

The donation is $8 on BBO.

Announcements from Committee December 2021

1. Online Bridge will continue for the present. The situation will be reviewed at next Committee meeting at the end of February, when the latest HSE advice will be considered.

2. Sim Pairs Competition is on 9th February.

3. Unfortunately, our Christmas Dinner has to be cancelled again this year.


Message from our President

Welcome back to a new Bridge year, online again I’m afraid but hopefully not for too much longer, we await guidance from CBAI headquarters on same and we will keep you updated.

A few reminders before we get started:

Log in early, at least 10 minutes before start time.

Ensure you keep enough dollars in your account.

Use Whatsapp group to look for a partner, please do not choose to play with a robot, as you will not be awarded any points if you happen to win.

Please make every effort not to pass out a hand, especially if you are in the 3rd or 4th seat. Use the rule of twenty and/or open on 11 points if you must.


We have decided to leave fees at €10 for each member (in order to cover CBAI fee), regardless of whether you play or not, this may be adjusted when we return to table bridge.

To be eligible to win a prize in the Presidents Cup, a partnership must play both nights and have at least 50% attendance.

Thank you for continuing to use WhatsApp for Bridge matters only.

2021-22 Events Calendar

We will have Bridge Base online bridge at the usual 7.30 starting time on Wednesday nights.

This is open to the 'Monday morning' session too. 

1st September Start date
6th & 13th October Autumn pairs
24th November Christmas Competition
8th December Charity night
15th Dec - 5th Jan Christmas closure
26th January Luke Fitzgerald Cup
30th March  Easter competition
20th & 27th April  President's Cup
18th May President's Dinner
25th May  AGM
29th June Finish date




Committee 2021-22

President :                  Angela O Neill 

Vice President :          Kate Fitzsimons

Secretary :                  Kevin Mc Kevitt

Assistant Secretary :  Mary Kelly

Treasurer:                   Marion Kiernan 

Assistant Treasurer :  Colette Kelly

Ex-officio :                   Margaret Kavanagh

Other Members:

Tony Gillick        Eileen O Dowd

Angela Cahill      Pat Dolan

Michael Bradley  Mary Noonan


Christmas Party 2019 & Christmas Prize Giving
  • Christmas party 2019 10
  • Christmas party 2019 11
  • Christmas party 2019 12
  • Christmas party 2019 13
  • Christmas party 2019 14
  • Christmas party 2019 15
  • Christmas party 2019 16
  • Christmas party 2019 17
  • Christmas party 2019 18
  • Christmas party 2019 19
  • Christmas party 2019 1
  • Christmas party 2019 20
  • Christmas party 2019 21
  • Christmas party 2019 2
  • Christmas party 2019 3
  • Christmas party 2019 4
  • Christmas party 2019 5
  • Christmas party 2019 7
  • Christmas party 2019 8
  • Christmas party 2019 9
Up-coming Competitions

 Remember to check out up-coming competitions and other information on the Mid-Leinster website. 

Click on the link in main menu to left of page-  'Mid-Leinster Region'. We need entries from our club♣  

President 2021-22
President 2021-22

Our President for 2021-22 is Angela O'Neill.



2020 Charity Event
2020 Charity Event

€400 was presented to Kieran Baker from Leixlip Meals on Wheels by Kate Fitzsimons



We are open for membership on Wednesday evenings for online bridge.






#86689 Pairs Confey Castle Christmas
Director: Bert McKay