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Teams of 4
The Teams of 4 Competition will resume when the club reopens
YCBA Update

Competition Calendar of Events  All events for the 19/20 season have now been cancelled or postponed. A new calendar commencing in September 2020 is currently being produced and will be distributed when there is clearer information on when face-to-face bridge events may resume.

Presentation of Trophies to Yorkshire League winners will be arranged at a later date

AGM Postponed

Postponed till further notice. It was to be held in the Downstairs playing area on Wednesday 25 March  6.00 pm

Agenda

Matters Arising from the 2019 AGM

Reports from Chairman, Treasurer, Membership Secretary, Teams Match Officials, Teaching Coordinator, Congress Secretary and the House Infrastructure Coordinator.

Election of Officers and Management Committee and Appointment of Auditor for 2020-21

Yorkshire league

For Yorkshire League information please click on the membership icon

Welcome to Doncaster Bridge Club
Club Closed due to Corona Virus

Notification of Club Closure

A number of players have indicated that they will not be participating in any club competitions until the Corona Virus issue has been resolved. Therefore it has been decided that the Club will close. The final playing session has been held in the Afternoon of Monday the 16th March. This closure will continue until further notice.

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Welcome

We welcome all bridge players to our warm and comfortable premises. Parking is available at the rear of the club accessed via the Doncaster Sports Club entrance. We run duplicate bridge sessions most afternoons and evenings. See "Where and when" under the "Information" tab on the left.


Our club is a private members' club providing extensive facilities for its members and visitors. These include a well-stocked bar and soft-drink refreshments. Our facilities also include disabled access via a ramp at the rear of the club and inside, a lift connecting the downstairs playing and social areas of the club to the upstairs playing area and kitchen facilities. Toilets (including toilets for the disabled) are situated on both floors of our premises.


We look forward to welcoming you to our club to join in and play our favourite card game. We also welcome enquiries from players looking for a 'half-way house' so that teams do not have to travel so far when needing to play that all important NICKO or other competition match.

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Calendar
Mon 3rd August 2020
Monday Afternoon Pairs
1:00pm
Mon 3rd August 2020
Monday Evening Pairs
7:00pm
Tue 4th August 2020
Tuesday Afternoon Pairs
1:00pm
Results
Monday Afternoon Pairs
1:00pm
Director: M Stones
Scorer: Doncaster Bridge Club
Friday Afternoon Pairs
1:00pm
Director: Peter A Dawson
Scorer: Doncaster Bridge Club
Friday Evening Pairs
7:00pm
Director: J Baker
Scorer: Doncaster Bridge Club
Jean Hartley R.I.P.
Jean Hartley  R.I.P.

It is with great sadness that the Club announces the death of Jean Hartley. Over many years Jean was a loyal, popular member of the Club, regularly playing in weekly sessions, participating in teams, and attending many social events. She was a good player who really enjoyed the game and, at the Table always upheld the principles of good manners with her opponents. Here she is pictured with Chris Gilbert, who played alongside her for many years, winning the Seniors Cup 

Despite having to use a walking aid, Jean was an independent traveller who visited many countries by cruise ships, trains or planes. She brought back many fascinating stories of her trips abroad. Our sincere condolences from all at the Club go to her family at this time of great sadness. Cards may be sent to her son Ian at 33 Storey Street, Swinton, Mexbrough, S648QG. The funeral service will take will place in St Margarets Church, Swinton, at 1.pm on Friday the 24th July.
 

 

 

Improvers Seminars 20

This programme of seminars is, in the first instance, for those members designated as Improvers and takes take place on Thursday evenings at 7.00pm. The couse is open to other members who simply wish to improve their game. However, due to the Covid19 outbreak, the seminars have been suspended until further nortice.

 

Topic-based Seminars 2020

Topic -based seminars with Geoff Kenyon take place on Wednesdays at 10. 30 am. The first part of the seminar will focus on a particular system (e.g. defence to 1NT)  and will finish about 11.15. After a short break for coffee, a play and discussion session follows which will finish about 12.30 pm. These seminars are open to all members. The resumption of this programme will take place  as soon as possible.