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Saturday 10 February

Membership Form

Click here to download a Membership Form.

Welcome to The Nottingham Bridge Club
Registered Charity Number: 1170537

Based in Carrington, The Nottingham Bridge Club has approx 250 members.

We organise lessons for beginners, intermediate and advanced players 

with Club and County players as tutors.

All drives and tournaments are shown in our Calendar.

Please arrive 15 minutes before the start time.

Monday Afternoons at 1:00 pm (finish 3.45 - 4.00pm) at the Club
18/24 boards, with
Master Points but no NGS

A sociable/newcomer afternoon for those happy to play against more experienced players

Tuesday Afternoons at 1:00 pm at the Club
21/24 boards, with Master Points and NGS


 Tuesday Evenings at 7:30 pm on BBO
18 boards, with Master Points and NGS

Wednesday Evenings at 7:00pm at the Club
14-16 boards

Use crib sheets and get advice
(so no Master Points or NGS)

A gentle evening suitable for less experienced players
Everyone playing Acol with 12-14 NT, three weak twos,
and 1 of a suit opening has 4+ cards in the suit

For more details email

Thursday Evenings at 7:00 pm at the Club
Master Points and NGS, EBU Level 4

 Friday Evenings at 7:00 pm at the Club
Master Points and NGS, EBU Level 4

Dave Nattrass' Teaching Sessions


Thursday Teaching Topics


Dave Nattrass resumes his Thursday evening  Improvers' Course on 5 October.

The first few sessions are particularly aimed at those
who want to consolidate what they have learned at lessons.

The sessions begin at 7pm sharp, aiming to finish at 9pm.
The cost is £2.50, paid by card/contactless on the night.
Non-members very welcome.

5 October : Brief Introduction Followed by Planning the Play

12 October : Play in No-Trump Contracts

19 October : Play in Suit Contracts

26 October : Consolidation and Practice Drive

2 November : Stayman and Red Suit Transfers

9 November : Defence – Leads

16 November : Defence – Signals

23 November 23 : Consolidation & Practice Drive

30 November : Overcalling

7 December 7 : Unassuming Cue Bids (1)

14 December : Unassuming Cue Bids (2)

21 December : Xmas Party and Practice Drive



  Congratulations to ...  recently promoted  

6 Star Premier Regional Master - Graham Lee

1 Star Premier Master - Maciej Lehman

3 Star Master - David Thompson

Club Master - Richard Hallam, Neil Marriott

Local Master - Martyn Shaw




Do you want to learn to play bridge
or improve your game
or just gain more confidence?

Andrew Scott has been teaching beginners
at the club for many years
read about him here.

In addition, we also offer teaching and drives for post-beginners
and more experienced players.

To learn more, email

Members Area and

Partner finding service 

Click on the Title above

Please place request by noon the previous day

FAQ sheet - How to use the Members Area

Click below (will download a file,

look at the bottom left corner

of the screen,  - which you need to open)

access members.docx

7th December 2023
Thursday face-to-face
At the Club 7.00 pm
Director: Nick Clarke
Scorer: Elizabeth Dunford
8th December 2023
Friday face-to-face
At the Club 7:00 pm
11th December 2023
Monday face-to-face
At the Club 1pm
Director: Phil Gross
12th December 2023
Tuesday face-to-face
At the Club 1pm
Director: Tony Ward
Scorer: Gerry McCormack
12th December 2023
Tuesday 18 boards - 3 BB$
Director: Ian Dovey
13th December 2023
Wednesday gentle ACOL face-to-face
At the Club 7:00pm
Director: Gerry McCormack
Host: Partner available
Wednesday gentle ACOL face-to-face
Director: Paul Goodwin
Scorer: Paul Goodwin
Tuesday face-to-face
Director: Richard Lightfoot
Scorer: Elizabeth Dunford
Tuesday 18 boards - 3 BB$
Director: Paula Foulds
Scorer: David Dunford