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

LCBA Hyman Crammer Trophy Winners

Congratulations to Stuart Ennals and Andrew Humberstone pictured receiving the Hyman Crammer trophy from Pat Beasley at the LCBA AGM on Wednesday 14 September.  The trophy was awarded to them for winning the Club Pairs Championship in May of this year where they were top with a score of 65%, in a strong field of 29 pairs drawn from a number of LCBA Clubs.





Seeded Teams F2F Vase

This  is a new competition that is going to be played on Monday, 17 October 2022.  Each team will comprise of the highest ranked pair with the lowest ranked pair on a decreasing scale.  There is a trophy for the winning team.  Further details will be sent to you nearer the time.

3rd October 2022
Monday F2F Duplicate Pairs
Barrowby Memorial Hall 7.00pm
Director: Bill Barclay
Scorer: John Ronan
3rd October 2022
Improver course. Overcalls. Supervised session.
Realbridge 13.45
Director: Terry Gregory. Bill Barclay
4th October 2022
Tuesday On-line Duplicate Pairs
BBO 6:45pm
Director: Neil Hemfrey
RealBridge Duplicate Pairs
Director: Jacob Florijn
Scorer: Jacob Florijn
Wednesday On-line Gentle Duplicate
Director: Sarah Stainforth
Scorer: Sarah Stainforth
Tuesday On-line Duplicate Pairs
Director: John Ronan
Scorer: John Ronan