Alerting, Announcing and Bidding Rule Changes

Clck here for details of some changes to the EBU regulations covering Alerting, Announcing, and some definitions of 'Strong Bids'.  

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We are an EBU club and part of the Leicestershire CBA. We play club duplicate bridge, teams and other competitions. We meet at Barrowby Memorial Hall on Monday and we also run our Virtual Online Bridge Club using both Bridge Base Online (BBO) and RealBridge.  New members are welcome, but please complete the Membership Application Form

Venues and Weekly Sessions

Barrowby Memorial Hall. We run a duplicate pairs session every Monday evening at 7pm.

Bridge Base Online (BBO). We run an online duplicate pairs session every Tuesday evening at 6.45 pm and a Gentle Duplicate pairs session every Wednesday morning at 9.45am.  

RealBridge. (which has built in video and sound)  We run an online duplicate pairs session every Thursday afternoon at 1.45pm. 

If you are unsure about playing online, we are happy to run some sessions to help you get comfortable playing in the online environment - just email us and take a look at the HELP SECTIONS in the right hand column here.

Pastoral Support

You may be a club member, or know of a club member, who would like to be contacted for any number of reasons - they may be poorly, isolating, have suffered a bereavement or, more happily, be celebrating a major event in their lives. If so, Jennie Rea would be happy to hear from you and to follow up as appropriate. tel 01476 593070 or

Club News

Christmas Fun Events

Congratulations to our Christmas competition winners.  On Monday the winners were Jacob Florijn, closely followed by Shona Berrisford, Jennie Rea and Lou Badcock. Sarah Woodwark won Wednesday’s Individual competition and Runners up were David Frost, Mark Taylor and Debs Wren.  Well done everyone.

Summer Social

We will be running a Summer Social on the afternoon of Monday 12 June 2023 in the afternoon.  This will be an afternoon of bridge with sandwiches and cream teas.  Further details will be sent out nearer the time.  Please save this date in your diary. 

6th February 2023
Monday F2F Duplicate Pairs
Barrowby Memorial Hall 7.00pm
Director: Irene Pacey
Scorer: Bill Barclay
6th February 2023
Improvers, first supervised session. Opening 2 clubs
Realbridge 13.45
Director: Terry Gregory
 RealBridge Login
7th February 2023
Tuesday On-line Duplicate Pairs
BBO 6:45pm
Director: Judy Hulland
RealBridge Duplicate Pairs
Director: Patsy Scriven
Wednesday On-line Gentle Duplicate
Director: Sarah Stainforth
Scorer: Sarah Stainforth
Tuesday On-line Duplicate Pairs
Director: Neil Henfrey
Scorer: Neil Henfrey