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Lancashire has a bridge club in most major towns, with several clubs having a host system to ensure visitors can get a game. Contact details, club times are on the Clubs page though you should check before attending a new club. Beginners, intermediate classes are also listed on the Clubs page. This website has details of forthcoming competitions and results. Unaffiliated clubs may become a direct member of the EBU. This entitles you to play in Lancashire competitions, be eligible for Lancashire County Teams, and attend all Lancashire Council Meetings. Lancashire CBA has a data protection policy ref LCBA Privacy Notice.pdf


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Corona Virus

Due to the current Corona Virus, the LCBA Executive has cancelled competitons and meetings for the near future. This includes cancellation of the two competitions Madeline Berney and County Cup Challenge. The Fylde & East Lancs league have been suspended while the Wainwright Cup is cancelled. The Teams of 4 competions have also been suspended till further notice. We will need to reassess any plans for the AGM, Presidents Cup or Northern bridge league at this time as advice and circumstances changes. 

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Champ Pairs Sun 7 Feb 2021
There were 18 pairs at the the Green pointed Championship Pairs on Sunday 7th Feb 11am start.  The winners were Mike Nicholson & Des King, with second place Mike Tomlinson/Linda Smith,  3rd John Dearing/Jeremy Stanforth  and 4th Michael Fay/Stuart Clarke. These pairs now qualify to play in the Corwen Qualifier on June 5th/6th 2021 either live or online. The event was ably run by Sarah Amos and the Ibex team. Full results on Results page.
LOTL Season 4


Season 4 will start on Thursday 4 February. If you do intend to play in Season 4, there is no need to let us know or to inform us of any changes to your team, UNLESS you are changing captain.  Please simply make your payment of £22 to LCBA by BACS before the start and wait for the fixtures to arrive.
Account Name: Lancashire Contract Bridge Association
Bank:          Lloyds Andover
Sort Code:  30-98-97 
Account:     73560068
Reference:  Surname - S4L

Season 4 Fixtures and Tables:  Div1   Div2   Div3   Div4   Div5

For simplified collated Results click here.

To view the Instructions for Captains document click here.

LCBA Teams of 8 Sunday 28 Feb 11am
LCBA will be running the Club Teams of 8 on Sunday 28th Feb 11am start on BBO. Entry will be £40 per team. Clubs may enter more than one team. This event acts as a qualifier to the Garden Cities Trophy. Note that If an uneven number of teams enter then there will be a sit out team each round. Entries and payment via the link at


Season 3 of the LCBA Online Teams League (LOTL) has now completed. Thank you to all players in the 40 teams which competed in the 5 divisions, and congratulations to the leading teams:

Division 1
Winners - Mike Tomlinson, Linda Smith, Ann Wilkins, Jeff Wilkins
Joint Runners-up - Jeff Smith, Jackie Pye, John Holland, Rodney Lighton
Joint Runners-up - Andrew Petrie, Veronica Petrie, Bill Alston, Dagmar Fazackerley, Colin Mitchell

Division 2
Winners - Kate Webb, Catherine Draper, Michael Fay, Glenn Oliver, Liz Wattleworth, Andrew Woodcock
Runners-up - Bill Niccol, Michael Ellerby, John Gladders, David Morrison, Liz Muir, Don Reid

Division 3
Winners - Zaga Mansour, Jan Speed, David Ellis, Steve Quinn, David Williams
Runners-up - John Rigby, Trisha Murray, Ken Jones, Joe Bryson

Division 4
Winners - Robert Sloss, Maggie Sloss, Ian Barnett, Tom Daniels, Ian Matthews, Alyson Brailsford
Runners-up - Trevor Mayes, Brenda Begley, David De-Andrade, Sue Ozer

Division 5
Winners - Norman Cope, Kath Lees, Ian Peel, John Spencer
Runners-up - Olwyn Johnston, Pauline Standbridge, Janet Gander, Susan Woods, Kathleen Squire

Results for each division: Div1  Div2  Div3  Div4  Div5

Collated results and tables HERE

LCBA Competitions
Online Congress GP Swiss Pairs Sat 31 Oct20 £20 per pair
Online Congress GP Swiss Teams Sun 1 Nov20 £40 per team
Lancashire Online League Thu 19 Nov20 £22 per team
LCBA Online Teams of 4 By 31 Jan31 £TBA
Online Champ Pairs LCBA Allegiance Sun 7 Feb21 £20 per pairs
 Online Club Teams of 8 Sun 28 Feb21 £40 per team
Madeleine Bermey Sun 2 May21 TBA

More details and Entry Form on the Competition Online Entry page.

Sat 27th February 2021
Ranked Masters Pairs
RealBridge 11:30am
Sun 28th February 2021
Ranked Masters Pairs
RealBridge 11:30am
Sun 28th February 2021
Masters Pairs
Sun 28th February 2021
LCBA Club Teams of 8
BBO 11am
Championship Pairs (LCBA primary allegiance)
Director: iBex
Scorer: Mitch
Lancashire Congress GP Swiss Teams
Director: Team iBex
Scorer: IDM
Lancashire Congress GP Swiss Pairs
Scorer: IDM