Some members have started to play bridge base online (bbo) with their friends, see the link on the home page and now includes a get you started guide.
Des King our resident teacher is a long time & regular user of the bbo site and will be more than happy to help you get started & show you ''the ropes'' and even play with or against you. His user name on bbo is desking Why not contact him and give it a go!!
Or you can contact Des via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or tel no. 07534 482047
There is also a section on playing bridge solo against a computer on a PC or a mobile device, see link on the Latest News page.
In keeping with Governmental advice regarding precautionary measures to be taken in relation to the covid-19 pandemic:
Wigan Bridge Club is closed and will remain so until further notice.
When circumstances allow for the reopening of the club,
notification will be given here, on the Club web site.
Margaret Wilkinson, Honorary Secretary, 16th March 2020
Notice reviewed, no further update 10th June 2020
No, No, No Ladies, .... This is how the Queen Waves!!!
Come to think of it. Joan does bear an uncanny resemblance to Her Royal Majesty, dont you think?
All this eating, drinking and poking fun at our monarchy aint half tiring. We are now ready for a lie down.
Afternoon nap beckons!!!
Wow looks like that afternoon nap has done you good.
You have all woken up looking younger than ever!!!
Who is that lucky fella, with a brace of beauties all to himself? Hope he has not suggested an afternoon lie down!!!
Oops too late! It looks as though he already has judging by the look on Jeans face.
Brenda and her daughter getting ready for a hoedown as opposed to a lie down!!!
Rumour has it they left the party early to spend the rest of the evening visiting all the dance halls in the town centre?
Ye-ha and slappa ma thi!!!
Kath polishing off the last of the Christmas pud' and getting ready to swill it down with a pint of ale........WATCH OUT FOR YOUR FINGERS KATH!!!
''Never mind her fingers'' Mike is saying..............ITS MY ALE!!!
And next up onto the catwalk we have Molly and Tony wearing their matching blouse and tie.
Must have been a specail offer on at M&S!!!
Once again we can see Kath polishing off, what I was told, was her 5TH HELPING of Christmas pud........phew.... YOU must be ready for a lie down by now Kath!!
SMILE ITS CHRISTMAS!!!!
Well lets face it, would you smile if Kath Yates had eaten all your Chrismas pud!!!!
Iqbal and Berose tucking in before Kath the Phantom Christmas Pud Eater turns around!!!
(Sorry Sara, jost kidding.... I knew it was you all along!!)
Last but not least......... Now be honest everyone, is that not the most mischievous look you have ever seen?
Come on Barbara, you can spill the beans now and reveall the cunning scheme you had been plotting!!!
Hold on a minute is that Jean Rosser in the background breaking into a smile? Nope, ffffffalse alarm, was just a bit of wind!!!
Merry ChristmasTo Everyone From Wigan Bridge Club. Enjoy the seasonal festivities have a very Happy and Prosperous New Year...and see you all again soon across the green baize no doubt.