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Gerry Fletcher Individual Trophy Weds 27/10
Gerry Fletcher Individual Trophy Weds 27/10

Individual event, no partner required 

One night event, trophy and prize money for the winner.  Each person will play one board with every other competitor.  
This is a fun event, always played in good spirit and all standards of player can enter as a basic system card is provided for everyone to use.

Please let Amanda know if you want to play by calling on 07812 369243 or email
You will need to prebook as we will require an even number

Wednesday evenings

Please be prompt so that the evening  can start on time by making sure that at least one of the partnership has registered for the game 

 by 6:50pm or call  (01332) 544933 if  you are running late

It's only being polite to your partner, your teammates, your opponents and those involved in running the evening 

We may have to turn you away if you are late


Winners on the night and winners of the Smedley Salver with a huge average of 61% over the event are Richard Edwards and John Griffin. Well done guys.  In runners up place were David and Mary Marshall.   Many thanks to Derek, the TD for keeping everyone in order and to all of those who played.  Good to see you all

Brigden Cup - knockout teams of four

Click here for entry details and competition rules

Current Trophy Winners
Previous years' winners can be found under "People" (on the left)
Summer Swiss (BR Trophy): Not played in 2020
Winter Swiss (Eric White): J & A Sowter, A McCance, B Elliott                       (Winter Plate): No winner in 2020
(Secretaries Cup): A Townsend, J Christian, J Judd, P Illsley
Brigden: John Griffin, Roger Mallinson, Paul Madden and John Squibb        India Cup: John Griffin, Roger Mallinson, David and Mary Marshall
Mixed Teams: Not played in 2020          Vic Morris: Richard Edwards, Roger Mallinson, David and Mary Marshall
VM Plate:  Jim Parker, Maggie Beale,Mike Douglas, Paul Knighton
 County Pairs: Theo Rofer and Terence Roberts    Atkins Cup: John and Amanda Sowter
Hazel Whinfrey Plate: Liz Hall and David Taylor    Smedley Salver: John Griffin and Richard Edwards   Invitation Pairs: J Griffin & M Young
Bill Pratt Trophy: J Parker & S Birch   Lady’s Pairs: Not played in 2020           Men’s PairsNot played in 2020
EMBA Mixed Pairs: J & I Auld            Midland Flitch: J & I Auld                     Gerry Fletcher Cup: Amanda Sowter
Derbyshire Contract Bridge Association
Derbyshire Contract Bridge Association
  • Promotes Contract Bridge in the Derbyshire Area.
  • Affiliated to the English Bridge Union.
  • Runs many County based events during each year including 6 teams-of eight leagues.
  • Most DCBA County Events are held on Wednesday evenings at The Old School, Spondon.  There is bridge most days of the week at The Old School,  Spondon click here to see.
  • Touch the 'Useful Links' Button to get to the websites of various DCBA Clubs
Up and coming events

Gerry Fletcher Individual Trophy 27th October   Each person plays just one hand of bridge with everyone else. Usually a basic convention card  is used so this competition is another fun event and open to all.    
 Teams of four winter event  Starting 3rd November ten week competition played throughout the winter months. Get together a group of four and turn up for one or more events.  Prize monies for the winners on the evening

10th November  Peter Dodson Shield - DCBA Men's pairs event  and The Corry Cup - DCBA Ladies pairs event  the two events to be played simultaneously 



Teaching classes

Various clubs are running classes and supervised play sessions.  If you know someone who might like to learn please pass on the details  Click on box on the main menu for more information

Smedley Salver - summer pairs final week 6
Smedley Salver - summer pairs 5
Smedley Salver - summer pairs 4
Smedley Salver - summer pairs 3
Smedley Salver - summer pairs 2
Smedley Salver - summer pairs 1
21st Oct 2021
Bridge Lesson
22nd Oct 2021
Online pairs
22nd Oct 2021
Andrew Robson Seminar
Old School Spondon 9:30
all-day seminar aimed at non-expert players
24th Oct 2021
Duplicate Bridge
25th Oct 2021
Ripley 7.00pm
26th Oct 2021
Improver's Bridge online