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Welcome to The New Melville Bridge Club

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

As enjoyed by 560 members and 245 students in our Academy

Click here to take a virtual tour of the club.

Last updated : 26th May 2020 19:39 BST
How To Take Part

How To Take Part In Our Club Pairs Tournaments On BBO

From now on please enter your names using the green buttons in the left hand menu.

Next week we may run four tournaments if the numbers justify it. Please get your entries in by Friday if possible especially

for the two new tournaments which are Tuesday evenings starting at 7.00 pm and Friday afternoons starting at 1.30 pm.

Before you take part in our club BBO Pairs for the first time please watch a video by clicking HERE.

On the day of the tournament BBO registration opens two hours before the start of play.

All our tournaments will consist of 18 boards and the charge will be £1.80 per person, payable as BB$2.25

Last updated : 26th May 2020 21:19 BST
Bridge Club Live DIDO Tournament 25 May
Bridge Club Live DIDO Tournament 25 May



Last updated : 26th May 2020 19:15 BST
Community Website
Community Website

Click HERE to visit our new Community Website.

During this Covid19 crisis we have created a community website which anybody can view but where Melville members can register. Registered members can contribute articles, comment on others and take part in our weekly quiz. 

Alan Goodman is providing an excellent set of Daily Bridge Tips in which he poses a problem (or problems) and then allows the reader to reveal the answer(s).

These tips are aimed at all club players from those not long out of classes to the very experienced.

All of Alan's earlier tips are available to view, even by non-registered members.

If you are a member of the New Melville, have you joined the community?

Last updated : 4th May 2020 11:17 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: SCO 043594, 

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


Last updated : 22nd Mar 2020 13:29 GMT
BBO Cross Imp Pairs
BBO Pairs 25 May
BBO X-Imp Pairs 21 May
Mon 1st Jun 2020
BBO Pairs
April BCL DIDO Winners

Congratulations to Pat Walkingshaw and Rose Simpson who have won the April competition for the most DIDO points won in the Bridge Club Live daily Drop-In-Drop-Out competition. They came first with 198 points.

Name Total DIDO Points Won in April
Pat Walkingshaw 198
Rose Simpson 198
Alison Holwill 166
Mary Davidson 166
Ian Foster 139
Robin Macpherson 113
Barbara Somerville 111
Ian Somerville 111
Robert Thornton 33
Ed Meachem 33
Damien Byron 26
Last updated : 25th May 2020 18:56 BST