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Congratulations to all those recently achieving new master point promotions.   Click here.. to see the full June list.

Marjorie Lukyn Charity 2021-22
Marjorie Lukyn Charity 2021-22

At the AGM, members voted for Stand By Me to be our Marjorie Lukyn charity for 2021/2.  The HBA Committee has decided to add to the amount collected from the club heats and the total raised will now come to £1,000.  

Stand By Me are a local charity providing and protecting the health of bereaved children and young people in North Herts and Stevenage.

 

HBA Committee Meeting

Key points from the Committee Meeting of July 10th are available here..

Club Directors - click here for useful information on training courses and updated flowcharts.

Youth - new handbook and safeguarding policies also applicable for vulnerable adults,

EBED are here to help you. 

This website provides details of all bridge clubs that are affiliated to the County Assoc and the EBU
Forthcoming HBA Events

All HBA events (excluding the joint Green Pointed events with Essex) will be FREE for all players whose primary county affiliation is to Hertfordshire.

Players still need to pre-enter as usual. There is no limit on entries.

All the HBA events listed below will be staged on RealBridge.


2022 - 23 Season:  To view the full calendar of the events for the 2022-23 season,  click here..


Senior Pairs Tuesday 6th September at 10:30am

Click here.. for details


AGM Sunday 11th September at 2:00pm

This year’s AGM will be held by video link over the internet.  For more details, click here..


Herts- Essex Congress (green-pointed) :

Swiss Pairs Saturday 17th September at 12:00pm
Swiss Teams Sunday
18th September at 12:00pm
 

Click here.. for details


EBU Summer Meeting at Eastbourne

A festival of bridge for all. 

At the Floral Hall, Eastbourne from 11th - 14th August 2022.

Click here.. for the full details on the EBU website.

Further Afield

At present, we have not been asked to publicise any other county's green-pointed events.

For links to other counties' websites - click here

Latest from the EBU

For all the latest news from the English Bridge Union, click here.. 

World Chess Champions
World Chess Champions

On a slight tangent to our usual bridge news, huge congratulations to HBA Chairman Paul Littlewood as the England 65+ chess team won the world championships in Italy last month.   For more details, click here..

7-High Pairs
7-High Pairs

A very big "well done" to Julia & Darren Reece, winners of the 7-high pairs event on May 22nd.  For the results click here..

National Inter County League Finals

The National Inter-County League Finals were held on Saturday 21st May on Realbridge.

In a tight finish, our C squad emerged victorious and became the C teams league champions.  Congratulations to them on another superb performance.

Our B squad also had qualified for final and finished 4th.

Humble Cup Final

The Rawlins team were this year's winners following an amazing 63-63 draw with Eyre, taking the match 77-70 after playing an extra-time 4 boards. Congratulations to Mike Rawlins & Naomi Gibbs, Peter Clark & Simon Mostyn, commiserations to the Eyre team.

In the final of the Plate, many congratulations to the Arrighi team who beat Woof.