Two Wallingford BC members are organising a Swiss Pairs event at WBC on 27th October to raise money for a charity that is planting trees to help preserve the environment. Please click here to view the flyer. You can enter on the WBC website by clicking here.
The Oxford Junior Bridge Club welcomes participants to its summer term sessions on Sundays at Summertown Church Hall. Click here to download details. You may also want to read the report on activities during the spring term by clicking here.
Oxford Bridge Club runs a comprehensive bridge education programme under the banner of Oxford Bridge School. Courses are available at all levels, from beginners to more experienced players. Further details are on their website.
This is a teams-of-eight competition for Oxfordshire clubs. We have two teams: our "A" team is in Division 2 and our "B" team in Division 4. Speak to Howard Arnes (A-Team) or Roger Heath-Brown (B-team) if you would like to play for Summertown. In due course fixtures and results, as well as match reports will appear on the link on the lefthand side of this page.
Well done to Summertown Bridge Club for raising a fantastic £1058 towards Children in Need at our Sim Pairs event!! Special thanks go to Sara Alden and her team of helpers who helped to make this event such a success. Thanks are also due to Maison Française who waived their usual fees for the evening. Donations and pledges made to Children in Need are listed on the ECats website here.
Many congratulations to the Summertown Wessex League B team, which came second in Division 3, having lost only one match all season, their last one, to Thame A, by 6-14 VPs. They have won promotion to Division 2. Commiserations to the Summertown A team, which lost its final match against Abingdon A, one of the strongest teams in the Division by 0-20 VPs. However they have managed to avoid relegation and will remain in Division 2, where they will meet the B team next season. Congratulations also to the C team, which beat Alternative by 15-5 VPs in their final match of the season. They came 6th in Division 5, where they will stay next season.
More than a dozen SBC members qualified to play in the County Pairs Final on 21 April, of whom three pairs played very well to finish 3rd, 4th and 6th. They are David & Jeremy Bygott, Peter Finbow & John Deech, and Christopher and Erica Sheppard. Well done all. The top four pairs qualify to represent the county at the EBU Corwen competition on 1-2nd June 2013. Click here for the full results.
The Non-expert Prize went to Alistair Swanson and Andrew Speyer.
Winners of the Ascenders' Prize were John and Viccy Fleming.
Well done to them all.