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Come and visit us at St Walburge's Gardens, Weston Street, Preston PR2 2QJ. Phone 01772 720060.We welcome players of all standards and have lessons for beginners as well as practice and supervised play for the less experienced.The premises are easily accessed and have ample car parking.

Welcome to Preston Contract Bridge Club
AGM Minutes

The minutes of the AGM are now available in the usual place at recent discussions it was decided to make these member only access.

If you have difficulty accessing please email bill@alston-family.co.uk

Summer Party

P.B.C.  SUMMER PARTY

Saturday 20th July. 3.0p.m.Afternoon Tea with a glass of Fizz Bridge  and Prizes.Free Raffle £12.00 per person 
e mail  or phone/text  Geraldine.geraldinerankin @hotmail.com 07901 862321Or you could simply write your name on the list at the club.
A great opportunity for newer members to come along and meet us all. 

Teams on the 4th Thursday

A reminder that as usual the 4th Thursday is teams so the next one is the 27th June You can enter as a pair teams will be arranged on the night

Please enter in advance to Terry Hines 07753 178939 or terryhines@sky.com or you can put your names on a list in the club 

 

Membership

The membership year started on the 1st April and the discount applied up to the end of June. We have however not communicated this very well so the committee have agreed to extend the discount period to the end of July.

Swiss Pairs

 The next swiss pairs is on the 20th June as always with this very popular night you need to enter in advance.

Entries please to Geraldine.

Contact details are 01257 266918 email geraldinerankin@hotmail.com

 
Summer Teams Events - 1st Wednesday in July & August

The first event of our summer festival of teams was won by Michael Tomlinson's team - Keith Ashcroft, Bob Loveridge & Nick Sutcliffe. The point-a-board teams in June was won by Bill Carr's team from Southport - Mike Fay, Neil Kenyon & Chris Brooks

Details below of forthcoming events   

Wed 3rd July                  Multiple teams                           7pm

Wed 7th August              Pivot Teams                               7pm       Prize giving & complimentary buffet

Table money                      £5/night for PBC members          £6 for visitors

The extra £1 table money for visitors will be waived for players travelling more than 15 miles.     Cash only – no tokens.

Excellent prizes (33% of entry fees) - 1st and 2nd prize for each event

Players can represent different teams in different events

Free Tea, Coffee and biscuits

ENTRIES in advance by email please to Catherine Draper.  Pay on the night.

E: catherine@acesbridgeclub.co.uk         M: 07734 053494

Purchasing Tokens

The purchasing of tokens just before a session is sometimes delaying the start of a session.

If you wish to purchase tokens please could you arrive at least 10 minutes before the start of the session.

Tokens available from Maxine, Veronica, Christine, Yvonne, Don, Arthur and Rowena

 

Amending Scores

From time to time we are asked to amend scores which have been entered incorrectly.

After some discussion it has been agreed that in accordance with EBU recommendations we will do this up to 7 days after the session.

You must however obtain the opponents agreement before contacting us to alter a score.

Daytime Bridge
Daytime Bridge
Monday  Supervised play. 1.00 pm and finishes 3.30-4.00 pm.NB Continues throughout the summer. 

Wednesday Join us on Wednesday afternoon for a friendly and competitive game from12.50 - 4.00 pm Duplicate Pairs, visitors welcome, no partner required. For information contact Maxine on 01772744805.

 

Charity Status

Preston Contract Bridge Club is a registered Charity number 1161100 

Room Hire

Our spacious club room is available for hire to members to play bridge at the following rates:
For matches in official competitions involving Preston Members £10 except for the Nicko where the team plays as Preston

Non Members £30
For Ad Hoc Social Bridge £2.00 per person
Regular Bookings by negotiation

If any other groups involved in similar games feel that they would like to use our room on a regular basis we are happy to discuss this.

All enquiries to Maxine on 01772 744805 or E-mail via the contact page in the information menu.

The room MUST be booked with the secretary.
 
 
Calendar
14th June 2019
No Fear Duplicate Pairs
7.15 pm
Director: Arthur
17th June 2019
Assisted Social Bridge
1.00 pm
17th June 2019
Jean Bilsborrow Trophy 9
7.15 pm
Host: No Host
  (Partner?)
Results
Friday eveing pairs
Thursday Evening Pairs
CITY CUP PAIRS
Director: Jenny