The Deva Bridge Club provides many opportunities for players to learn to play bridge or to improve their game including beginners lessons, improvers lessons, supervised play sessions and gentle duplicate.
For more details click on Lessons and Practice Sessions in the menu.
You can also check the calendar to see dates and times. (Lessons and practice sessions are shown in green.)
For details of our programme of lessons, pairs sessions, teams league, supervised social play, gentle duplicate and rubber bridge click on information in the menu above this message.
Telephone: 01244 335514
Principal TD (Jean Stelfox)
Lessons (Mo Borley)
Hosting (Annie Mead)
Deva Teams League
For administrative matters contact:
Deva Bridge Club Ltd is a company limited by guarantee number 8645380 registered in England & Wales, registered office:
Deva Bridge Club
The club is affilated to the English Bridge Union and to Merseyside & Cheshire Bridge Association.
Congratulations to Peter and June Hulmes who won the Chester City Cup competition on Monday 15th July. They are seen being presented with the cup by club president Russ Whelan.
For more information see the entry under Competitions in the menu.
The 2018/19 Deva Team League season has now finished so congratulations go to… (roll of drums)
Division 1 winners: The Bigwigs (David Armstrong, Stephen O’Brien, Phil Nuttall, Mo Borley, Terry Jones, Bob Sneddon, Michael Pateman and Ronnie Thomson) who scored 82 VPs from 10 matches and
Division 2 winners: Bronze (Ian Taylor, Clare Blake, Graham Campbell, Jeremy & Anne Dodd, Russ Whelan, Kath Beckett and Mike Noakes) who scored 76 VPs from their 10 match season.
For more details click on Deva Teams League and Cup in the menu.
Deva Bridge club is pleased to announce the second of our masterclasses aimed at regular club players.
The masterclass will be given by Laurence Stone and will be on the topic of improving your signalling in defence.
The event will be held on Wednesday 2nd October starting at 7 pm and will consist of a 30-40 minute presentation followed by playing a mix of random and set hands. As with the first event the price is £5 per person (to include tea/coffee and biscuits) with all proceeds going to the President's nominated charity. Entry is limited to 15 tables on a first come first served basis with those booking four places being allocated a priority reserved table. To book, or for more information, please contact Philip Waring (email@example.com).
The Deva Pivot Teams Championship final took place on Wednesday, 26th June. Congratulations to the winners John Hampson, Joan Marray, Julian Merrill and Paul Roberts.
Members are reminded that the club runs a rubber bridge session every Friday starting at 12:45 and all are welcome to play if they would like to.
It's best to attend these friendly and relaxed sessions as pairs or even fours.
The 2019 mixed pairs championship was held on Thursday 23rd May.
Congratulations to the winners Bob Mitchell and Sheila Banham pictured between Clare Blake and Club Secretary Julie O'Connell.
For more pictures and details see the entry under Competitions in the menu.
Just a quick reminder that you don't need a partner to play in our Gentle Duplicate sessions on Wednesday evenings. There is always a host available and you can learn a lot by playing with someone more experienced - so come along, play and enjoy!
The final of the 2019 Deva Teams League Cup was a hotly contested affair with the result after 24 boards being:
However Bronze started with a +15 IMPs handicap so the scores were tied!
There was therefore a three board playoff which The Travellers won by 11 IMPs to 4.
Congratulations to The Travellers, Paul Holt, Laurence Stone, David Smith and Ian Bates and also to Peter Sumption who did not play in the final.
The runners-up, Bronze, were represented by Ian Taylor, Anne Dodd, Jeremy Dodd and Graham Campbell with Russ Whelan, Clare Blake and Kate Beckett who did not play in the final.
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