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Smith, Ray Beach, Diana Sturt and Sue shall miss them dearly, but have many
Master Point promotions May; Wells also took 2nd place and happy memories. Our deepest sympa-
Taunton 3rd. thies go to their wives Joy and Judy and
Club Master 13 Star Premier Area Master District Master their families.’
Our Western League A team won their
Dr R Edwards Master Mrs H Darley Mr B Salmon match against Cornwall 19-1, the B team The teams for England have been
Mr MG Sturgeon Mr FT Lynes Mr E Gilburd Area Master lost 12-8 and the C team won 16-4. selected, with Jason and Justin Hackett
10 Star Premier Mr P Lee Mrs M Atkins Three Somerset teams have reached on the Open Team, while Paul will repre-
Staffs & Master Mrs D Rogers Miss L South the third round of the Gold Cup and we sent us in the Seniors. Barbara Hackett is
Mr J Ellis Ms D Rossell-Jones Mr R Tribe wish them all well in the next round. in the frame to be on the German Ladies
Premier National 9 Star Premier Mr RS Sissen Club Master The Taunton team of Colin Flood, Team. Justin and Jason finished 2nd at
Master Master Ms A Traynor Tom Gibbard, Chris Jones, David Porter Cwmbran and have recently played in the
Mr JM Blume
Mr J Youens Mr PWS De Silva Club Master and Sally Stuttard have reached the invitation Moscow Slava Cup.
Ms H Fitzpatrick
3 Star Master Mr JF Flower Mr J Osmond Mr RM Hirst fourth round of the NICKO competition. Diary Dates: Apr 17, Green Point
Mr DH West Mrs S White Mrs L Poulson Miss M Innes Good luck to them also. Pairs and Apr 18, Green-pointed Swiss
1 Star Master Mr S Whiteside Mrs J Snell
Diary Dates: Apr 24, County Cham- Teams, Alington Hall Shrewsbury School.
Sussex pionship Pairs. May 23, County Percen- May 12, Ladies’ Pairs. May 19, Men’s
Mrs GM Caddick 7 Star Premier Local Master
Master National Master tage Pairs Final. Pairs. Jun 9, Mixed/Flitch Pairs. Contact
Mrs PM Davies Mr K Booth
Mrs R Hickman Mrs AM Thorpe Judy Mitchell ( 01743 235374 or e-mail
County Master email@example.com.
Mrs PA Oliveira 6 Star Premier Warwickshire Staffs and Shrops
Mrs TM Brown
5 Star Premier Regional Master 15 Star Premier www.staffsandshrops.org.uk
Suffolk Master Mrs JEM Drummond Master Suffolk
Mr JJ Spring 4 Star Premier Mr PB Maniam
IT has been a sad time for
23 Star Premier our counties as we have www.suffolkbridge.co.uk
Master 3 Star Premier Regional Master 7 Star Premier
Master Dr J Drummond Master suffered great losses with AFTER winning the Tolle-
Mr M Malin the sudden deaths of
Mrs MA Aitchison 11 Star Regional Mr H Matthews mache Qualifier in style and
9 Star Premier Arthur Bloxham and reaching the Final for the
Mrs NM Waller Master 2 Star Tournament
Master Malcolm Mitchell.
Mr J Woodard Master first time in the County’s
Mrs M Garbutt 1 Star Premier
history, the Suffolk team performed mod-
Master 6 Star Regional Mrs JM Brett
4 Star Premier estly, finishing 7th.
Mrs TL Hewett Master 1 Star Tournament
Master The Bury St. Edmunds Swiss Teams
2 Star Tournament Mrs ME Bevis Master
Dr H Lacey was won by Kimbley (Maureen Kimbley,
Master 2 Star Regional Mrs H Foster Bogdan Drobny, Fleur and Rick Waters,
3 Star Premier
Mr LG Chandler Master 2 Star Master
Master 81 VPs), from Alpin in 2nd (72 VPs) and
Mrs L Palmer Mr P Hunt Mrs V Wormleighton Berry in 3rd (70 VPs).
Mr GD Haig-Thomas
Tournament Master 1 Star Regional 1 Star Master In the Mid-Anglia Pairs the winners
3 Star Master Master
Mr GE Searle Mr FR Begh were Mike O’Reilly – John Ede (79
Mrs JM Watson Mr D Municchi
5 Star Master Mrs J Berck IMPs), from Rosemary Mascall –
1 Star Master 16 Star Premier Norman Denny (74 IMPs). Paul Flavell –
Mrs W Johnson Mrs P Brownbill Arthur Bloxham
Mr N Farr Master Joyce Wood tied for 3rd place with
Mr D Page Mr P Hayes
Advanced Master Dr PL Brooks Mr MJR Padmore Elaine and Alan Green (54 IMPs).
3 Star Master
Mrs JM Mayhew 10 Star Premier Mrs M Sisley Our chairman, Geoff Davies, writes: Colchester DBC won the Teams-of-
Mr A Cadge Master Eight Summer League, beating Clare
Master Master ‘Arthur has made an invaluable con-
Mr PA Lane DBC by 7 IMPs in the play-off final.
Mr PT Brown Ms BE Herold
Mrs JA Wild tribution over many years. He has held
Mrs VM Mulligan Diary Dates: Apr 25, Championship
Mrs S Farr 9 Star Premier County Master
most of the official posts, including
Mr A Patel Pairs Final, Stoke-by-Nayland. May 9,
Master County Chairman, Secretary and Cap-
County Master 2 Star Master Mr AE Balfe Clare Swiss Pairs, Lavenham Village Hall
Mrs IE Lee tain, and was also chairman of the Mid-
Mr S Lawer Mrs E Revill (note new venue for this event!). May 16,
Mrs G Rudland 6 Star Premier lands Congress Committee. He was Pre-
Area Master Mrs AS Shah AGM & AGM Pairs, Stoke-by-Nayland.
Mr D Sims Master sident of Stafford Bridge Club at the time
Mr RG Wright Mrs MM Tessler Area Master of his death. Arthur enjoyed many suc- Jun 9. Mixed Pairs, Stoke-by-Nayland.
Mr WB Davies
Mr F Vickers Mr RJ Bromley cesses at local, county and national level.
Surrey 2 Star Tournament
1 Star Master Master Club Master His most proud moment was being in the Surrey
Life Master Mr C Pepper County’s winning Tollemache team.
Mrs SJ Buckley Mrs AM Spencer
Ms H West Mrs N Potts
Mr JA Cumming Tournament Master
6 Star Premier Mrs JM Elliott Local Master MANY congratulations to Graham
Mr IS Gordon Osborne who was a member of the
Regional Master Mrs P Simpson Mrs E Batt
5 Star Master winning team at the London Year End
Mrs JP Cahm Ms J Smith Mrs S Wilding
3 Star Premier
Mr JV Jones Swiss Teams. Steve Bourton, Pete Webb,
Mrs AJ Williams
4 Star Master Westmorland Mike Ullyett, Julia Brough were 3rd in
Regional Master Advanced Master
Mrs BA Gordon 1 Star Premier the same event. Barry and Barbara Stoker,
Mr AE Fincham Mrs GG Flexon
3 Star Master Regional Master Tony Eastgate and Bob James came 4th
2 Star Premier Mrs L Gall in the National Swiss Teams in Daventry.
Regional Master Mr AG Weare Mr J Harris
Mr AG Gall Christine Dyer, Angela McCready,
Mr MT Channing 2 Star Master 3 Star Regional
Master Helen Beattie and Bernard Themis were
6 Star Regional Mr A Hodge Mrs K Berger equal 2nd in the Swiss Teams at the
Mr RG Rose Malcolm Mitchell
Master Mrs C Meakin Mrs GO Cowell Madeira Congress.
Mr D F Hickman 1 Star Master 2 Star Premier In County events there were new
County Master Master
5 Star Regional Mr RH Barnes Mr T Cole ‘Malcolm made a similarly vast con- names on both the County Pairs Cup and
Mr A Farmer tribution. He was President of Shrews- Plate. Anthony Moon – Patrick Bohan
Master Mr DA Haslam
Mrs VG Douglas Premier Master
Mrs M J Fellows Advanced Master bury Bridge Club, where his quiet but won the Cup and Anthony Stone – Dick
Mr DR Hedges
Mr C Gill Mr J Ellwood authoritative influence provided valuable Clark won the Plate.
Mrs M Margetts Mrs M Cooper
Regional Master Mrs A Cullen 2 Star Master support during recent challenging times. Richmond won the Affiliated Teams of
Ms C Owens
Prof PJ Harrison He took over as Treasurer of the County Eight and will represent the County at
Mrs SM Storr District Master Master
1 Star Master and, together with his wife Judy, under- the Garden Cities.
28 Star Premier Mrs P Cadge Mrs AT Bradstock took a vast amount of work in the last Chris Hayfield, Gill Woolfson, Meena
Master Mrs LA Spooner Mr DP Frobisher
Mrs J Longrigg few years. Malcolm achieved the rank of Samani and Fiona Ross won the New-
Mr GJ Wells Mr A Longrigg Mrs JM Tourell Advanced Master
Grand Master and was prominent in comers Teams. Laura Talamoni – Neal
24 Star Premier Mrs SJ Muggridge County Master Mrs Y Williams most National competitions. Cutler won the 30K Pairs.
Master Mrs C Rates Mrs H Coe District Master ‘The bridge community has lost two The Committee is very pleased to
Mr AR Grove Miss PW Triggs Mrs D Cooper Mrs A Howe great friends and their contribution over announce that Mac Derwig has accepted
many years cannot be overstated. We their offer to become the new Chairman
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