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A date for your diary!

We intend to hold our annual Summer BBQ on Saturday 6 August. The format will be a bridge tournament to start with, then a BBQ, followed by more bridge in the evening for those who have the stamina! More details will be announced in due course.

Welcome to The New Melville Bridge Club

The place to learn and play the game of Bridge in Edinburgh.

As enjoyed by 630 members and 170 students in our Academy

Click here to take a virtual tour of the club.

Last updated : 17th May 2022 15:40 BST
Standby Players Needed

Please help the club by volunteering to be a Standby Player for our Monday afternoon F2F sessions. Standby Players get to play for free and are given a voucher for a free game if they are not used. They can have a free cup of tea or coffee whilst they are waiting in the social area prior to the game.

Click on the SignUpGenius logo below which takes you to website where you can sign up for any of the available slots.

You will receive a confirmation email* which you can also use at a later date to cancel your sign up if need be. So it is important that you keep that email!

Sign Up!

The SignUpGenius website will send you a reminder email one day before your slot.

*Please take care when filling in your email address on the website otherwise you won't get the confirmation and reminder emails.

Last updated : 16th May 2022 12:21 BST
Tournament for Novices and Improvers

We are pleased to announce ...

A new F2F Tournament for Novices & Improvers - Starting Wednesday 1st June.

It will run every Wednesday afternoon starting at 1pm and finishing before 4pm. You can turn up on your own or with a partner. Visitors are welcome. This tournament will run in parallel with the usual Wednesday afternoon pairs tournament.

An estimated 18 boards will be played with supervision and support during the bidding & play. A full hand commentary will be supplied along with a short post tournament analysis, questions and answers.

Table money will be £3.00 payable by debit or credit card on the day.

Last updated : 18th May 2022 07:36 BST

Are you interested in learning to play Bridge?

Our classes for the Summer term of 2022 start on 25 April and run for ten weeks. Some classes are being delivered on-line using 'Zoom' and BBO and others are being held at the club. General information about the classes can be read by clicking on the Melville Bridge Academy button in the left hand menu.

Click HERE to download an application form which gives full details of the days and times of the classes.

Click HERE to make an enquiry about the classes.

Last updated : 13th Apr 2022 13:17 BST
Face-to-Face Bridge
Face-to-Face Bridge

We are currently holding five F2F bridge sessions each week at Pinkhill. These are on Monday and Wednesday afternoons starting at 1.00 pm and on Tuesday*, Wednesday and Thursday evenings starting at 7.00 pm. We aim to play 24 hands of bridge with a finish time of no later than 4.00 pm for afternoon sessions so that people can park on the main road if needed.

On Monday afternoons we also have pre-ordered lunches available from midday.

*The second Tuesday of each month is teams of four.

Last updated : 15th Apr 2022 10:12 BST
Melville Weekly On-Line Tournaments

We currently hold four on-line tournaments on BBO each week. These are on Monday and Friday afternoons starting at 1.30 pm and on Monday and Thursday evenings starting at 7.00 pm. The table money for these tournaments is set at $4 and 22 hands of bridge are played.

Last updated : 15th Apr 2022 10:17 BST
Daily Social Bridge Games
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We offer daily games of Social Bridge on the RealBridge platform for use by players making up their own tables of four. There is a £2 charge for this service which has to be paid by one of the four players who acts as the Host player and who logs in using the Social Bridge Host button in our menu.  Click on this article to read more about this service. ..........

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Last updated : 3rd Apr 2022 07:28 BST

The New Melville Bridge Club is a company limited by guarantee and a registered charity. 

Registered Office: 1 Pinkhill, Edinburgh EH12 7BA. Telephone: 0131 334 4467

Company Registration Number: SC 437291. Charity Registration number: SC043594, 

The Club is affiliated to the Scottish Bridge Union and the SBU East District.

Email: manager@melvillebridge.club

Last updated : 6th Apr 2022 10:44 BST
Results
MP Pairs
X-Imp Pairs
F2F X-Imp Pairs
F2F Match Point Pairs
Melville Challenge Cup Week 7
Afternoon F2F MP Pairs
Afternoon On-Line MP Pairs
Evening on-line MP Pairs
MP Pairs
Calendar
Mon 30th May 2022
Afternoon On-Line MP Pairs
BBO
1.30 pm $4 Entry
Director: Rona
Mon 30th May 2022
Afternoon F2F MP Pairs
Pinkhill
1.00 pm 3 Entry
Director: Damien
Host: wanted
  (Bookings)
Mon 30th May 2022
Evening on-line MP Pairs
BBO
7.00 pm $4 Entry
Director: Rona
Tue 31st May 2022
F2F X-Imp Pairs
Pinkhill
7.00 pm 3 Entry
Director: Lindsay
  (Bookings)
Wed 1st Jun 2022
F2F MP Pairs
Pinkhill
1.00 pm 3 Entry
Director: Damien
Wed 1st Jun 2022
Melville Challenge Cup
Pinkhill
7.00 pm 4 Entry
Director: Lindsay
Melville Challenge Cup
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Last updated : 28th Apr 2022 10:32 BST