This Week's Director's Tip
At the end of the auction, whoever is on lead, must make their lead BEFORE entering the contract on their scorecard or into the BridgeMate.
Master Point Promotions

Well done to the following recent Masterpoint promotions

August 2019
Jo Cross to District Master
July 2019
Anne Rogan to 3* Premier 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?

A Fast-Track Bridge Course is starting on 26 February in Devizes.

Please click on 'Bridge Tuition' on the menu above for more details or to contact Chaz and Lucy Cross to discuss your requirements.

Welcome to Devizes Bridge Club
Devizes at the Heart of Wiltshire
Devizes at the Heart of Wiltshire
EBED Sim Pairs - Friday, 06 September 2019
 
Well done to Bryan and Alan scoring 64.71% and 2nd nationally from 136 pairs in 9 Clubs.
also to Rita and Roger,11th with 59.19%
and Philip and Bob, 13th with 58.77%
 
Fast-Track Bridge Course
Do you know anyone who may have played bridge in the past or plays social bridge and would like to improve their bidding and play?
Or someone who is familiar with trick-taking card games and would like to learn bridge?
Well, Chaz and Lucy Cross will be running their third Fast Track Bridge Course starting mid-September 2019. 
It is a 13 week course and will run every Tuesday evening from 17th September to 10th December, 
7pm to 9.30pm at St. Andrews Church Hall, Long Street, Devizes.
Price: £130, including a copy of the English Bridge Union Fast-Track Bridge book and one year’s membership of the EBU.
To book, or for more information, please contact Lucy and Chaz Cross.
01249 821717
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'

Teams of Four #3 Result, Friday, 12 July

 

Well done to Ken and Jo along with Flocky and Jeremy in winning the handicap Teams of Four Event on Friday, 12 July with a score of +59 IMPs, 15 IMPs ahead of the second placed team.  They each win a free entry voucher to their next Devizes BC evening.

 

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.
 
Club championship #6
Friday 20 September
 
British Autumn Sim Pairs
Wednesday 09 October
 
Teams #4
Friday 18 October
Need a Partner?  Click on 'Information' on the left.
Results
Duplicate Pairs
St Andrews Church Hall
Director: Chaz Cross
Scorer: Ken Walsby
Duplicate Pairs
Nursteed Community Centre
Director: Anne Rogan
Scorer: Jim Shore
Duplicate Pairs
St Andrews Church Hall
Director: Chaz Cross
Scorer: Lucy Cross
EBED Autumn Sims
Nursteed Community Centre
Director: Peter Webb
Scorer: Jim Shore
Duplicate Pairs
St Andrews Church Hall
Director: Ken Walsby
Scorer: Robin Baker
Duplicate Pairs
Nursteed Community Centre
Director: Chaz Cross
Scorer: Jim Shore
Calendar
20th Sep 2019
Club Championship Pairs #6
Nursteed Community Centre
6.45pm for 7pm start
Director: Gerry McAinsh
Scorer: Robin Baker
25th Sep 2019
Duplicate Pairs
St Andrews Church Hall
6.45pm for 7pm start
Director: Ken Walsby
Scorer: Lucy Cross
27th Sep 2019
Duplicate Pairs
Nursteed Community Centre
6.45pm for 7pm start
Director: Peter Webb
Scorer: Jim Shore
2nd Oct 2019
Duplicate Pairs
St Andrews Church Hall
6.45pm for 7pm start
Director: Robin Baker
Scorer: Rosemary Fussell