Whitehall Regional Bridge Club
Release 2.19n

If you are inviting a Visitor to the club please 

  • Members may invite a maximum of 2 guests to play in the Club during the Bridge season
  • Visitors may not play in Special Competitions 
  • As a courtesy please inform the President or the Club Secretary

Need a Bridge Partner?

Please contact Una,

Contact number on your

membership card

Welcome to Whitehall Regional Bridge Club
Turkey Competition 12th Nov - Draw for Partner


The First of our Turkey Competitions

will be held on

Tues 12th Nov.

This is a DRAW for partner

Starting time is: 7pm sharp

Entry Fee is €6

Last updated : 5th Nov 2019 15:36 GMT
Turkey Competition 26th Nov - Own Partner

The Second of our Turkey Competitions

will be held on Tues 26th Nov

Play with your own Partner

Entry Fee is €6.00

Please be in place for 7pm sharp

Last updated : 5th Nov 2019 15:44 GMT
Christmas Party 2019

Our Christmas Party will be held on

Tues 10th Dec

Cost €25

Card game at 6.30pm sharp

Supper at 8pm

Last updated : 5th Nov 2019 16:03 GMT
CBAI Regulations Sept 1st 2018

Doubles:   All Doubles on the 1st or 2nd round of bidding of a 1 or 2 level suit bid are

deemed to be TAKE OUT DOUBLE.   All other bids are deemed to be

PENALTY DOUBLES. Any variations must be ALERTED.

Announcements:   You should announce your partners bid in 3 specific cases

    1.If partner opens a non forcing 1C or 1D that can be made with 0,1,2, or 3 cards 

      in the suit, you say “could be 0,1,2, or 3” as appropriate.

   2.  If Partner opens 1NT – you state the range eg – 12-14 or 15-17 as appropriate

   3.  If  you open 1NT and partner makes a transfer bid,  you announce “Transfer to Hearts”  etc


A forcing 1C opening bid must be alerted.

No alert or announcement is required for:

  (1) a 5 card Major suit opening,  

(2) a strong  Acol 2C opening,  

(3) Stayman 2C response to 1NT opening.

You should not alert any call above 3NT that occurs on or after the openers rebid.  

Instead the declaring side alerts such calls after the final pass but before the

opening lead has been selected while the defending side alerts such calls after the

opening lead has been selected but before it has been faced.    

1NT - 4C ( alert gerber);   1NT-4D ( alert Texas)   

but 1C-1D-1NT (by opener) - 4C (Gerber but not alertable)

Last updated : 3rd Jul 2019 09:39 BST
Important Notice for 19th Nov


Please note there is


on Tues 19th Nov

Kirwans League 2019/2020

This season's Kirwans League has now started

The committee are very pleased to announce

that we have two teams representing our club

We wish the following members Good Luck in all their games

Novice Team:- Maureen, Vincent, Mary, Trudy, Pauline & Fran

B Team:- Jerry, Noreen, Catherine, Eoin, Ann & Aileen 

Schedule of Timings





Competitions are open to all members

Red Section
Scorer: Maureen O'Neill
Section A
Scorer: James Dwyer
Grey Section
Scorer: Catherine Moyles