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Welcome to

MANCHESTER BRIDGE CLUB

 

 

Now firmly established in our new home premises at

81 WELLINGTON ROAD, FALLOWFIELD, MANCHESTER M14 6BN

(See yellow tab 2nd from top left for directions)

Ring the club on 0161 445 3712  or Dave on 07717 252114 for any clarification

or email daviddebbage@hotmail.co.uk

 

Manchester vs Derbyshire Match

The annual match against Derbyshire took place at Cheadle Hulme Bridge Club on Sunday 14th July.  Manchester were 24 IMPs down at half time but fought back to win by 16 IMPs.  The team was Adam Wiseberg/Ann Thornton, Sylvia Massey/Herbert Potts, Elena & Marcelo Rosenbaum, Tricia Blum/Simon Townsend, Joan Lewis/Roy Higginbottom,  Andrew Jackson/Nathan Marks.  Thanks to Victor Ridding for directing.
 
Derby match
Tricia Blum, Simon Townsend, Elena Rosenbaum, Sylvia Massey,
Joan Lewis, Adam Wiseberg, Nathan Marks, Herbert Potts,
Ann Thornton, Andrew Jackson, Roy Higginbottom, Marcelo Rosenbaum
(MBC players highlighted)
JUNIOR SUCCESS

Bronze Medal for English Juniors

Congratulations to the English Juniors who won two bronze medals at Oslo in the European Championships. 
 
(Full details are on MCBA website)

THE RUIA CUP MULTIPLE TEAMS COMPETITION 2019

This has taken place over 3 sessions

with the final having been played

on Tuesday 9th July. 

Congratulations to First Place Winners

Peter Carey-Yard, Michael Greaney,Tricia Blum & Simon Townsend

and to

the Second Place team

Sam Herman, David Sarabowski, Howard Kaye & Stuart Shalom (not pictured)

Prizes were presented by Bhim Ruia.

(Full results are bottom right of this page)

RESULTS

HARROGATE PAIRS

Congratulations to club members Martin Taylor & Barbara Hackett who won the Harrogate Pairs last weekend (6/7 July)

RESULTS
EBU Summer Seniors

Congratulations to John Holland and Raymond Semp who won the Swiss Teams at Eastbourne with Frank Wharton and Geoff Foley from Middlesex by a large margin on 7th July.

INTERNATIONAL SUCCESS

    MANCHESTER BRIDGE CLUB

HOME OF JASON & JUSTIN HACKETT

THE NEW 2019 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONS

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...and below are the family and friends toasting this fantastic success in champagne at MBC's wednesday night duplicate!

(Paul Hackett, Barbara Hackett, Charlotte Jansen and Martin Taylor)

WHAT A WIN AND WHAT A NIGHT!!!!

 

INTERNATIONAL SUCCESS

EBU 6 Jun 2019

Rare Bridge Mention on Virgin Radio

During the The Chris Evans Breakfast Show with Sky on Virgin Radio on 5th June, Chris Evans and his sports reporter Vassos Alexander, gave a glowing review of bridge. When talking about improving memory and keeping your mind active they said that bridge is the best game in the world ever to offset Alzheimer’s, with lots of people now taking up the game.

If you would like to listen to again, please use the link below. The bridge mention is at approximately 8.10am

Link to the full show

21 Feb 2019

John Holland tops National Master Point list

John Holland has regained the Sunday Telegraph Salver, for the most Master Points earned in the calendar year.

John, who has won the competition on six previous occasions, earned 26,361 points in 2018. Gary Hyett, was second with 21,699. 

John also topped the Gold Point list.

CONGRATULATIONS!

CLUB CHAMPION 2019
CLUB CHAMPION 2019

CLUB CHAMPION 2019

"She's done it again!"

Congratulations to EVE LIGHTHILL on becoming our 2019 Club Champion.

This Club Senior Individual Player Contest has been achieved by coming top on Wednesday Evenings over the 12 months period between April 2018 and May 2019.

Well Done Eve! 

Current Competitions

2019 / 20 Club Championship

This Wednesday Evening Individual Player Contest runs from

May 1st  2019 until the end of April 2020

*************

2019 Tony Wood Cup

This Monday Evening Duplicate Pairs Contest runs from

May 2019 until the end of August 2019

*************

WIN A FREE SESSION!
WIN A FREE SESSION!

The Winning Pair on Monday,

Wednesday and Thursday evenings 

can claim their

NEXT BRIDGE NIGHT FREE!!

NEED A PARTNER?

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Here at Manchester Bridge Club we can always find you a playing partner but please arrive in good time to allow us to find someone suited to your ability.

If you arrive at the last minute you may have to take "pot luck"! 

Alternatively please phone David ahead of the session to ask him to find someone for you.

"We aim to please!!"

DO YOU RECEIVE OUR E-MAILS & NEWSLETTER?
DO YOU RECEIVE OUR E-MAILS & NEWSLETTER?

Are you receiving the Bridge Club e-Mails & Newsletter?

If not - please let Dave know so he can make sure you are included.

If you would prefer not to be contacted please email Dave at the address below.

Tel: 0161 445 3712 or davedebbage@hotmail.co.uk

Thankyou.

2017 M. BRUNNER RESULTS

THE MICHELLE BRUNNER MEMORIAL MIXED TEAM EVENT RESULTS FOR 22nd JULY 2017

 

TEAM

Rd 1

Rd 2

Rd 3

Rd 4

Rd 5

Rd 6

Total

Final Position

 John Morrell, Jim Luck,  Peter Jones, Marianne Farr

13

12

14

13

16

13

81

1st

 Kevin Comrie, Celia Comrie, Rhona Goldenfield, Bernard Goldenfield

1

8

17

12

18

12

79

2nd

 Jackie Pye, Jeff Smith, John Holland, Alan Mould

13

6

9

18

16

16

78

3rd

 Dave Keen, Jean Keen, John Roberts, Pete Foster

18

14

9

15

14

7

77

4th

 David Debbage, Nicola Smith, Andrew Woodcock, Catherine Draper

12

17

10

17

6

14

76

5th

 Graham Winn, Susan Triggs, Diana Calvert, Hazel Powell

16

14

10

7

15

8

70

6th

 Joyce White, Bill White, Jenny Morris, Jim Morris

7

16

1

12

18

11

65

7th

 Michael Byrne, Raymond Semp, Toby Nonnenmacher, Enid Norohna

7

4

13

16

5

19

64

8th

 Ollie Burgess, Tom Slater, Ann Thornton, Barbara Lewis

2

13

6

17

16

9

63

9th

 Liz Commins, David Stevenson, Mark Weeks, Peter Carey-Yard

8

10 15 20 4 5 62

10th

 Annie Curtis, Jackie Lowrie, Peter Collinson, Kate Durham

17

7

19

5

2

11

61

11th

 Gordon Bickley, Ann Farqhar, Chris Rippin, Jenny Rippin

18

13

7

3

5

14

60

12th

 Adam Wiseberg, Irene Davies, John Fitzgerald, Jonathan Engler

3

15

11

0

14

15

58

13th

 Kath Nelson, Alan Nelson, Michael Newman, John Hassett

8

10

7

7

19

4

55

 14th

 Lorrie Murphy, Paddy Murphy, Bernie Baker, Karen Harvey

5

5

17

5

1

17

50

15th =

 Simon Alexander, Peter Jackson, Carol Mamon, Bhim Ruia

8

6

6

8

11

1

50

15th =

 Paul Vose, Barbara Heaton, John Ashworth, Cath Ashworth

9

14

3

13

4

6

49

17th =

 Haidee Tattersall, David Tattersall, Anne Whitehead, Andy Green

2

9

14

15

4

5

49

17th =

 Henry Bissell, Rocky Bullin, Sophie Harper, Kelvin Lau

2

8

3

3

19

14

49

17th =

 Ally Oliver, Judith Lambert, Gillian Leather, Chris Boal

11

3

10

4

2

6

36

20th

 John Rudd, Margaret Elliot, Christine Richardson, Sheila Wimbleton

9

6

6

1

1

3

26

21st

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL!

THE EVENT RAISED A MAGNIFICENT £2000+ FOR THE CHRISTIE & ST. ANN'S HOSPICE