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The webmaster is Sue Ingham.

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Non-EWBA Events

Dorset Swiss Pairs 

Sunday 16th May

Click here for further details.

Avon Swiss Pairs and Teams  

Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd May 

Click here for the entry form. 

Dorset Swiss Teams 

Sunday 27th June

Click here for further details.

EWBA Committee Meeting
EWBA Committee Meeting
WBU Newsletter




Welcome to East Wales Bridge Association
Perry Shield, Spickett Bowl and President's Cup

The following have been selected to represent East Wales in the Welsh Bridge Union's Inter-Area teams events to be held on 5th/6th June:

Perry Shield: Filip Kurbalija (pc) & Tony Ratcliff; Mike Best & Mark Roderick; Chris Rochelle & Simon Gottschalk

Spickett Bowl: Ceri Pierce & Mieke Deschepper; Helen Houston (pc) & Nalini Dewan; Gilly Clench & Melanie Thomas

President's Cup: Keith Edwards & Mike Clarke; Veronica Burrows & Martin Joseph 

EWBA League and Knock-out 2021
EWBA League and Knock-out 2021

The East Wales Leagues and Knock-out competition are run by Adrian Trickey, 
tel: 01446 793779 
The 2021 League will be played online, at least for the first few matches. There are three divisions, each comprised of six teams. The schedule of matches, contact details, and VP conversion tables have been sent to team captains. Team names are as follows:
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 current league standings, click on this link.   Last updated: 8th May 

For last year's league results, see Menu on the left. 


East Wales Knock-out Cup 


To see the draw and the results of matches played to date click here.

Western League 2021

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

The A Team is selected by Mike Best (

The B Team is selected by Jason He (

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

WBU News

Welsh Bridge Union News


WBU Championship Events to be held in May/June this year


16 May    WBU Mixed Pairs  Enter here.

5+6 June Perry Shield/Spickett Bowl/President's Cup

13 June   Champion of Champions Pairs Final

27 June   Inter-club Teams of 8 Final



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.

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. 

East Wales Restricted Pairs 2021

Congratulations to Simon Gould and Brian Quinlan, winners of the East Wales Restricted Pairs. Runners up were Keith Edwards and Mike Clarke.

Arthur James Bowl & Beatus Cup
EWBA Restricted Teams
#35481 EWBA February Congress - Swiss Teams
EWBA February Congress - Swiss Pairs
Sun 5th Sep 2021
Stan Berger Open Pairs
Sun 26th Sep 2021
Patrick Jourdain Open Teams
Sun 5th Dec 2021
EWBA Mixed Pairs