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We are an EBU club and part of the Leicestershire CBA. We play club duplicate bridge, teams and other competitions. During the COVID 19 pandemic we have temporarily suspended our usual face to face sessions. We now run a Virtual Online Bridge Club using both Bridge Base Online (BBO) and RealBridge. New members  are welcome to play online, but please complete the Membership Application Form.  

Grantham Virtual Bridge Club

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

RealBridge (which has built in video and sound) We run duplicate pairs session (no more than 18 boards) every Thursday afternoon at 1.45pm. 

Spring/Summer 21 Pairs League Members should have received an email about the Spring/Summer pairs League that will start after 17th April. Pairs wishing to enter should complete the form at this link here by 12:00 on Friday 16th April. 

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.

Club News

 Easter Competition Winners

Winter Swiss Pairs:
Terry Gregory & David Frost; Runners-up Jacob Florijn & Neil Henfrey
Virtual online Pairs:
TuesdayJudy Hulland & Becky Ronan: Wednesday: Carol Hulse & Carol Fisher; Thursday: Jane Forbes & Neil Henfrey
Easter online Individual:

Tuesday: Carol Fisher; Wednesday: Neil Henfrey

Congratulations and well done to all


Teams of 4 match v Rutland and Oakham Bridge Clubs - Thu 25th March

Again we managed to field 5 teams against Rutland and Oakham Bridge clubs for the return match on Thursday 25th March.  Well done Grantham Teams who won the match overall by 113 IMPs.  Detailed results, and links to the BBO hand records and movies, can be seen in the Results section or at this link here.   We are looking at arranging a decider after Easter.


RealBridge online Charity Duplicate Pairs
in aid of Blood Cancer UK

Thursday 20th May 2021 at 2pm for 2.30 till 5pm

Cost £12 per player
Prizes for best N/S score and best E/W score
To register for this event please email carolhulse19@gmail.com
with the name and email address of both you and your partner. You will then be sent instructions about how to make payment.
The web link to the event will be emailed to you on the day

Event managed by Grantham Bridge Club. All proceeds to Blood Cancer UK a charity registered in England and Wales (216032) and Scotland (SCO37529). Your personal information will only be used for the purposes of running this event.
“We’re here to beat blood cancer”
 

Dates for your diary:
Tuesday 13th April - Local heat of LCBA Championship Pairs


Are you looking for a partner?

Try using the “Find a Partner” facility You can let others know that you are wanting a partner, or register that you need a partner for a specific bridge session. If you need help logging into the members area just ask a committee member.

County News
County News

LCBA Competitions

April 14: Men's and Ladies’ pairs

April 21: Online Stanley round 3.

April 21: Online gentle duplicate.

These events will all be played on BBO at a cost of $BBO3. Entry forms are on the LCBA web site (www.bridgewebs.com/leicestershire/)

 

Calendar
13th April 2021
Tuesday LCBA Championship Pairs local heat
BBO 6:45pm
Director: Neil Henfrey
  (Partner?)
14th April 2021
Wednesday On-line Gentle Duplicate
BBO 9:45am
Director: Neil Henfrey
15th April 2021
RealBridge Duplicate Pairs
RealBridge 1:45pm
Director: Judy Hulland
Results
RealBridge Duplicate Pairs
Director: Jennie Rea
Wednesday On-line Gentle Duplicate
Director: John Ronan
Tuesday On-line Duplicate Pairs
Director: John Ronan
Scorer: John Ronan