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The webmaster is Sue Ingham.

If you have any suggestions or material for the website please contact Sue on

Upcoming non-EWBA events

Dorset blue-pointed Swiss Teams Sunday 31st October 12 noon (RealBridge)

For further information click here.

Dorset blue-pointed Multiple Teams Sunday 21st November 12 noon (RealBridge)

For further information click here.

EWBA Committee Meeting
EWBA Committee Meeting
WBU Newsletter




Welcome to East Wales Bridge Association
EWBA League and Knock-out 2021
EWBA League and Knock-out 2021

The East Wales Leagues and Knock-out competition were formerly run by Adrian Trickey, but Adrian has had to step down. The League and KO will henceforth be run by Mieke Deschepper: Captains intending to enter the 21/22 League should please read the notice below. The closing date has been put back to 10th October.
The 2021 League was played online.
Division 1 Division 2 Division 3

One Off In a Laydown 

Royal Bulawayo

Cardiff All Stars

Penarth Menagerie

Ace of Clubs

The Outsiders

Archway (Chepstow)

Brecon Bees

Chepstow Archers

Rhiwbina Diamonds

Newport Dragons

The Allsorts

Rhiwbina Ruffnecks

A Bridge Too Far

Chepstow Chancers

Lisvane Lemmings

Bees Buddies



For final league standings, click on this link.  


2021 East Wales Knock-out Cup 

To see the final result click here.

Western League

The Western League co-ordinator is Richard Welsford (, who also runs the C Team.

The A and B Teams are selected by Mike Best (


The 2021 Western League has been completed. 

Click here to view 2021 results

For final league tables click on the links below

A Division

B Division

C Division


2021/22 Season

Next season, beginning in October, the Western League will revert to head to head matches, playing each county in turn. Early matches will be played on the Real Bridge platform, but there is a possibility that we may revert to face to face play later in the season. Matches will comprise A, B and C games, each of 24 boards. Teams of 8 may be a possibility for some matches, but the default will be teams of 4.


These are the dates (all Saturdays, with an assumed 2pm start):

2nd October v Avon

27th November v Cornwall

11th December v Wiltshire

15th January v Devon

12th February v Herefordshire

12th March v Dorset

2nd April v Somerset


Please inform Mike or Richard (email addresses above) of your availability. 




WBU News

Welsh Bridge Union News




Click here to read or download the April issue of the WBU Newsletter, edited by Laura Woodruff. 

Previous issues can be found at the foot of the Menu column on the left.

Patrick Jourdain Open Teams 2021

Congratulations to Diane & Filip Kurbalija, Gwynn Davis & Sue Ingham, winners of the Patrick Jourdain Teams.  

Full result below. 

Stan Berger Pairs 2021

Congratulations to Greg Howell and Richard Stevenson, winners of the East Wales Pairs.  Full result below. 


Arthur James Bowl and Beatus Cup

Congratulations to Chris Rochelle and Simon Gottschalk, winners of the Arthur James Bowl held in conjunction with the East Wales AGM. Beatus Cup winners were Bill Parkinson and Guy Thomas

East Wales Restricted Teams 2021

Congratulations to Tony Campbell, Justin Cooper, Simon Brindle and Rod Hudson, winners of the East Wales Restricted Teams. 

East Wales Congress Swiss Teams 2021

Congratulations to Helen Erichsen, Fiona Brown, Alan Cooke and Ollie Burgess, winners of the online Swiss Teams in a field of 40 teams. 

East Wales Congress Swiss Pairs 2021

Congratulations to Alan and Jette Bailey, winners of the online Swiss Pairs from an impressive field of 74 pairs. 

Patrick Jourdain Open Teams
Stan Berger Open Pairs
Arthur James Bowl & Beatus Cup
EWBA Restricted Teams
Sun 5th Dec 2021
EWBA Mixed Pairs