Release 2.19n
Master Point Promotions

Well done to the following recent Masterpoint promotions

March 2020
David Hopkins to District Master
Malcolm Church to Club Master
Penny Shearcroft and Mandy Whitehead to Local Master
December 2019
Alan Perkins to 2* Regional Master
Malcolm Church to Local Master
 
Devizes Bridge School
Devizes Bridge School

Do you live in the Devizes area?

Would you like to learn how to play Bridge or have you played Bridge or similar card games before and would like to improve?

Fast-Track Bridge Courses are run several times a year in Devizes.

For more details please contact Lucy and Chaz Cross to discuss your requirements.

lucyandchazbridge@gmail.com

01249 821717

Welcome to Devizes Bridge Club
Devizes at the Heart of Wiltshire
Devizes at the Heart of Wiltshire
Bridge Club Live

Devizes BC is now registered on Bridge Club Live (BCL) - www.bridgeclublive.com

If you go to the BCL website you can sign up as a full member and play online bridge.  Cost is just £10/month +VAT (just 40p/day).

If you do join then don't forget to add your name to Devizes BC by clicking on 'Members' and 'Clubs' from the top menu.

You can play with your regular partner (from the comfort of your own home) and play against other DBC members or other players who are similarly online.  

Get in contact with Pete Webb if you need any help.

Any other questions? Please email webbypete@btinternet.com

Club Closure - Coronavirus

Devizes Bridge Club will be closed until further notice.

Should you wish to play bridge online then please go to the EBU at 

https://www.ebu.co.uk/node/3736

for further information

Club Information

We meet twice a week, on Wednesday and Friday evenings

On Wednesday we meet at St Andrews Church Hall (map) and on Friday at the Nursteed Centre (map)

At both venues we start at 7:00pm but please arrive by 6:45pm.  We finish around 10:30pm.

We are affiliated to The English Bridge Union through the Wiltshire Contract Bridge Association.

Boards are Duplimated and the hands and results can be seen on this website after play finishes.  Scoring is by BridgeMates and is displayed at the Club.

We have a break for tea, coffee and biscuits at mid-session.

We operate a Partnering System for members and visitors.  For further details please click on 'information'

Chairman's Cup Result 2020

Congratulations to Ann Baker and John Holford in winning the Chairman's Cup

Philip and Bob were in 2nd place followed closely by Chris Cutting and Malcolm Church

The Handicapped Results can be seen by clicking on the event result and then on "Handicap"
eCats UNICEF Charity Sim Pairs - 31 January 20

Many thanks for your donations of £40.25 in aid of the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund

Well done to our visitors, Malcolm & Catherine, 15th with 61.16% from a field of 259 pairs playing in 18 different clubs in seven countries.

Also Philip & Bob, 21st with 59.19% and Bryan & Alan, 59th with 55.05%

British Winter Sim Pairs 2020

Well done to Mark and Mike 34th with 62.98% nationally from a field of 764 pairs in 45 clubs

Also, to Philip and Valda 86th with 59.10% 

Anne and Flocky 92nd with 58.91%

Excellent result for Devizes BC Players in WCBA Jack High Handicap Pairs

Well done to Chaz and Malcolm in winning the Jack High Handicap Pairs held at Devizes Bowls Club on Sunday 24 November  with 57.33%

Bryan Willis and Alan Perkins were third with 56.13%

Jo Seddon and Pat Lewis were second with 56.68%

AGM
 
2019 AGM   The Chairman's and Treasurer's Reports and the Income and Expenditure Final Account can be viewed under "Information"
 
What's on this week and Forthcoming Events
Every club night is Duplicate Pairs except as shown below.
Programme is on hold until further notice.  It will be reorganised
when we when we start playing again. 
Swiss Pairs
Friday 27 March
 
British Spring Sim Pairs
Wednesday 08 April
 
Club championship #3
Friday 01 May
 
Teams #2
Friday 22 May
 
Club championship #4
Wednesday 24 June
Need a Partner?  Click on 'Information' on the left.
Results
Duplicate Pairs
Nursteed Community Centre
Director: Peter Webb
Scorer: Peter Webb
Club Championship Pairs #2
St Andrews Church Hall
Director: Chaz Cross
Scorer: Peter Webb
Duplicate Pairs
Nursteed Community Centre
Director: Chaz Cross
Scorer: Lucy Cross
Duplicate Pairs
St Andrews Church Hall
Director: Anne Rogan
Scorer: Peter Webb
Teams of Four #1
Nursteed Centre
Director: Peter Webb
Scorer: Lucy Cross
Duplicate Pairs
St Andrews Church Hall
Director: Gerry McAinsh
Scorer: Ken Walsby
Calendar
8th Apr 2020
Cancelled
St Andrews Church Hall
6.45pm for 7pm start
Director: Anne Rogan
Scorer: Lucy Cross
10th Apr 2020
Cancelled
Nursteed Community Centre
6.45pm for 7pm start
Director: CLUB CLOSED GOOD FRIDAY
15th Apr 2020
Cancelled
St Andrews Church Hall
6.45pm for 7pm start
Director: Peter Webb
Scorer: Ken Walsby
17th Apr 2020
Cancelled
Nursteed Community Centre
6.45pm for 7pm start
Director: Robin baker
Scorer: Lucy Cross