See also Events Calendar, Membership Info including Diary dates and general items of interest, SSCBC County News and EBU News.
American Supper - Saturday 25th January 6:45 for 7 p.m. start
Fun social event, one partner brings food, the other a prize. Liz and Ivor are running this one and a partner is not required.
SSCBA sim Pairs - Monday 27th January 1:15 for 1:30
Terry has entered Stafford Bridge Club in the Staffs and Shops winter sim pairs event again this year. This will run alongside the regular Dash ladder competition at Stafford. There is an overall county prize and a prize for the winner at each club that enters.
No Fear Pairs - Thursday 27th February 10:45 for 11:30 a.m.
Aimed at less experienced players, particularly pupils at the Thursday and Friday morning lessons. More experienced players might like to encourage a less experienced partner to take part in this fun day time SSCBA event at Wolverhampton Bridge Club, click for details and entry form. A light lunch is included.
Teams of Four - Thursday 27th February 7 for 7:15 p.m.
An unfortunate clash of events but just time to fit both in, the No Fear Pairs will finish about 4 p.m.! Time to start organising your team. Holders: David & Janet, Ivor & Pat.
Away Weekend 17th - 20th April 2019
Following the success of last year's away weekend a provisional booking has been made at the same hotel, the Crabwell Manor Hotel near Chester. A list is up on the notice board to sign up to show an interest in joining the party, not a firm commitment at this stage.
Fourth Round of the Shelley played 9 January 2020
The results (to be confirmed) after 4 rounds including the handicaps are:
Holders: Team Davies
See recent competitions page for past event reports and news page for earlier items of interest.
- Monday 27th January - Simultaneous Pairs. Monday afternoon SBC session will be taking part (at Stafford of course) alongside the Dash ladder.
- Thursday 27th February - No Fear pairs, day time event with light lunch, at Wolverhampton. Many of the SBC lesson pupils went along to this last year.
- Sunday 8th March - Championship Pairs at Wolverhampton. Winners get entry into the National Corwen Trophy event, 30th/31st May.
- Saturday 25th April - Shropshire Congress, Telford.
If you wish to be selected for a team in the inter county Dawes matches contact Paul Cutler on 07939 977499.
See also County News page on this site for more information and pictures.
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Click link for Autumn 2019 edition - Christmas party games, Jack High Swiss Pairs, Sims 2020 dates to name but a few topics covered.
See also EBU News page on this site for more information and pictures, the EBU home page and the EBU members area.