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CONTACT DETAILS

If you need general information
please
E-mail: 

manager@richmondbridgeclub.com or

director@richmondbridgeclub.com

Alternatively call: 020 8892 2170

 or

Julia - 07725 761 068

Richard - 07753 239 830
                     

Results
CLUBHOUSE - Sunday Coffee & Cake Duplicate
Director: Robin Crewe
BBO Afternoon Duplicate
14:00
Director: R. Banbury
RealBridge - Swiss Pairs
17:30-18:45
Director: P. David
Host: Pippa de Sousa
CLUBHOUSE - Friday Morning Gentle
Director: Sally Young
CLUBHOUSE - Friday Afternoon
Director: Richard Banbury
BBO - Morning Gentle Duplicate
10:00
Director: S. Young
RealBridge - Swiss Pairs
17:30-18:45
Director: A. Burrows
Host: Wanted
CLUBHOUSE - Thursday Afternoon
Director: Paul Hildersley
Calendar
4th Dec 2022
CLUBHOUSE - Coffee & Cake Duplicate session
14.15
Director: R. Crewe
Host: Sarah Jackson
  (Partner?)
5th Dec 2022
CLUBHOUSE - Afternoon Duplicate
13:30
Director: M. Julius
Host: Wanted
5th Dec 2022
CLUBHOUSE - Gentle Duplicate
13:30
Director: S. Young
Host: Wanted
5th Dec 2022
CLUBHOUSE - Evening Duplicate
19:30
Director: P. Smitham
Host: Wanted
5th Dec 2022
BBO - Morning Gentle Duplicate
10:00
Director: R. Banbury
5th Dec 2022
RealBridge - Swiss Pairs
17:30-18:45
Director: A. Mawdsley
Host: Wanted
6th Dec 2022
Clubhouse - Gentle Duplicate
10:00
Director: A. Burrows
Host: Wanted
6th Dec 2022
CLUBHOUSE - Afternoon Duplicate
13:30
Director: P. Tait
Host: Wanted
Welcome to Richmond BC - England's largest affiliated club
STUDENT XMAS PARTY - 13th DECEMBER
STUDENT XMAS PARTY - 13th DECEMBER

Our students are special and deserving of their very own special Christmas party.

Suitable for all our students and Supervised Play members, the festivities take place from 19:00 onwards on Tuesday, 13th December.

The cost of the party is £20 to include wine, a festive buffet and fun bridge.

Click here to book.

'WELL, I DO DECLARE' - Thursday, 8th December

This Thursday, Tim Chanter will continue the series reviewing three boards via Zoom and screenshare.  The next session will cover Declarer Play, and the quiz is here: Please click here in advance to review the quiz for the session.

 

If you wish to attend, simply click this Zoom link from 10.20 for a 10.30 kick off (no pre booking is required).  https://us06web.zoom.us/j/86037429431

 

If you cannot make it, but wish to be copied in on the recording and the commentaries then please let Tim (or Julia) know to add you to the distribution list.

The session will take about 1 hour and costs £5.  There will be a follow up of answers to the quiz.

Next week Tim will return to some more defensive hands.

LUCJA TURNER TEAMS CUP - Thursday, 15th DECEMBER at 13:30

It's the Lucja Turner Teams Cup (NGS <=8) at 13:30 on Thursday, 15th December. Please don't worry if you don't have a full team or have never played in a teams event - they are great fun - just email me (manager@richmondbridgeclub.com) and I will try to help.

 

Please click here to book.

 

We will be running a normal Duplicate session too on the day.

CHRISTMAS PARTY - 10th DECEMBER

Our Christmas Party is now SOLD OUT.

Time to party! It all kicks off at 18:00 on Saturday 10th December for our CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION! Our specially selected menu includes:

Roast Turkey and Cranberry sauce, Beef, Beetroot cured Salmon, Gravadlax, 3 Game Roast, Prawns in Marie Rose sauce, Chargrilled Vegetables, a selection of Festive Pies, Chipolatas, New Potatoes, Couscous Salad, Coleslaw, Rice Salad, Broccoli Salad, Bread rolls, Zita and Sue's fabulous homemade Cakes and Mince Pies. To end a perfect feast, we have an array of  speciality cheeses and accompaniments.

Expect a feast, great fun and bridge. And definitely prizes (some of which you may not want to win)!

To book: please click here

CLUBHOUSE AND ONLINE SCHEDULE
CLUBHOUSE AND ONLINE SCHEDULE

We have regular sessions 6 days a week. Please click here for our CLUBHOUSE and ONLINE schedules.

We look forward to seeing you, online or in the clubhouse!

RICHMOND BRIDGE ACADEMY - LEARN BRIDGE WITH US

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Teacher

Start Date

Please click to book/register interest

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SUPERVISED REFRESH AND PRACTISE at 10:30
SUPERVISED REFRESH AND PRACTISE at 10:30

This is an ONLINE Supervised session at 10:30 am on Tuesday mornings. Led by our excellent teachers, it is aimed at refreshing your knowledge on a particular topic that you may find tricky or on which you may like to refresh your memory.

 

 

6 Dec: Overcalling with 1NT and responses (Richard)

13 Dec: Card Placement (Marianne)

20 Dec: Planning the play in NT (Tim)

This is not a lesson or seminar. Before each session, you will receive notes. The 'Refresh and Practice' session will start with five minutes of Q&A (Questions and Answers) on the topic. This will be followed by the bidding and play of 12 specially prepared hands for you to practice. You do not need a partner.

These sessions will require registration:  Please click the appropriate session to book by 4 pm on the day before the session.

WELCOME TO RICHMOND BRIDGE CLUB
WELCOME TO RICHMOND BRIDGE CLUB

Welcome to Richmond Bridge Club, the most popular and successful EBU affiliated club in the country. Richmond Bridge club has been the No.1 club in the country for 11 consecutive years. The club is housed in the old Bowling Club Pavilion in Cambridge Park, nestling between Richmond and Twickenham in South-West London. The Clubhouse is one of the finest in Surrey and can accommodate 36-37  tables.

We offer a full range of duplicate bridge games every day of the week. We also offer bridge lessons for players of all standards (no prior experience required). If you are interested in learning, please register by clicking here.   

Richmond Bridge Club is a  charitable incorporated organisation - charity no. 1175613 Registered in England - company no. CE012010

AT A GLANCE - WHAT'S NEXT
AT A GLANCE - WHAT'S NEXT
  • Christmas Party - 10 Dec
  • Student's Party - 13 Dec
  • Ploughman's mini-Swiss Pairs - 13 Dec
  • Lucja Turner Teams Cup - 15 Dec
  • Merrita Dickinson Cup - 22 Dec
DATES FOR THE DIARY

Clubhouse Pairs League:

7.30pm start - one Thursday per month

22 Sep, 27 Oct, 24 Nov,

26 Jan, 23 Feb, 23 Mar

Monthly Online Pairs League: BBO

7.30pm start  -  three Thursdays per month

3 Nov, 10 Nov, 17 Nov,

5 Jan, 12 Jan, 19 Jan,

2 Feb, 9 Feb, 16 Feb

 

Clubhouse Teams League:

7.30pm start - one Tuesday per month

11 Oct, 8 Nov, 13 Dec

For information and entries for any of the leagues, please contact Richard (director@richmondbridgeclub.com).

PRIVATE MATCHES
PRIVATE MATCHES

The club is available for private matches day & most evenings. The cost includes a great tea and a set of boards. Please email manager@richmondbridgeclub for availability.

UNDO POLICY
UNDO POLICY

The club allows undo requests for genuine bidding mistakes made as a result of a mechanical error, not a lapse of concentration or forgetfulness, and only when the request is made prior to their partner's bid at the latest.  We do not allow undos for playing.

Any awkward exchanges should be referred to the director. 

Members are reminded that you can change your settings to ensure you double click to make a bid.