Capewell Trophy, Windsor. Apr 17, and two step-children, she bred Persian combe – Trevor Pilkington, and 3rd
Landmark Senior Pairs for Director’s Cup, SBBC. cats and was a national expert. She was a were Maggie Beale – Jim Parker.
Promotions May 19, Friendly Pairs for Finchamp-
stead Plate, SBBC. July 14, AGM Teams
Director, a Life Master and a regular
county player. Although quite unwell,
Malcolm Caporn – Cedric Cockcroft
won the DCBA Heat of the National
for Perkins Cup, Windsor. she was standing in as Tournament Pairs by a huge margin; the other
Avon Time to enter for our GP Swiss Secretary and, this season, had won the qualifiers were David Briggs – Jim
Life Master weekend on June 22-23! County Individual Championship, with Tomlinson, Trevor Pilkington – Malcolm
Mr ML Letts a 74.1% score, and the Pivot Teams. Young and Mo Logan – John Reavy.
Regional Master The Star Masters was won by Rob At the 42nd Canberra Summer
Cambs and Hunts Mabley – Sallie Green, from Chris and Festival of Bridge, Howard Melbourne,
Ms S Lawson
Mr C Panes www.cambsbridge.org.uk Sandra Bickerdike. The Tredova Cup, for partnering Ishmael Del'Monte, was 1st
Master WE are sad to report the death of Mike less experienced players, went to Law- in the National Open Swiss Pairs and the
Tedham, a longstanding member of rence Harrison – Suzanne Warring. National Open Teams.
Mr SF Croucher
several local clubs prior to his emigra- The holders, Jim and Frances Barker, Wendy Watson, a member of
Mr M Ingham Jean Law, Richard Draycott, again won Chesterfield Bridge Club, has been
Dr S Montgomery tion to Australia last year.
The county finished fourth in the the Teams of Four, from Brian and Elaine awarded an MBE for services to people
Ms C Selway Relton, Dave Mattos, Josh Saitch. Geoff with breast cancer.
final of the Tollemache. The team was
Bedfordshire Victor Milman, David Kendrick, Paul Warren – Bill Thomson won the Swiss The DCBA AGM will be held at the
Regional Master Fegarty, Catherine Curtis, Julian Wight- Pairs with a well-timed late run, from East Midlands Bridge Academy,
Mrs JE Malpass wick, Giles Woodruff, Jonathan Mestel Mike Booth – Jenny Cant. Spondon, on Thursday May 9 at
Master and Jon Cooke. At the London Year End Helston (Rod Bell, Stephen Crouch, 7.30pm.
Mr NM Da Costa Congress, David Kendrick finished 2nd Allan Myles, Michael Casley, Richard Diary dates: Apr 3, Atkins Cup (Swiss
in the Open Pairs and 6th in the Swiss Draycott, Jean Law, Owen Prior, Ian Pairs). Apr 10, First Round of Summer
Berks & Bucks McFarlane) again won the Teams of Swiss Teams. Apr 24, First Round of Vic
Life Master Teams, while Paul Fegarty – Catherine
Curtis finished 9th in the Mixed Pairs. Eight, with Wadebridge 2nd. Richard Morris Teams. May 5, EMBA Plate
Mr BC Best and Jean are enjoying an outstanding (Mixed Pairs) and Flitch. May 8, Bill
Cambridge Bridge Club (Victor Mill-
Miss G Martin man, Julian Wightwick, Jonathan Mestel, run, also winning the Wadebridge Heat Pratt Trophy (Mixed Pairs). May 9,
Regional Master Jon Cooke, Rod Oakford, Mike Seaver, of the National Pairs, from Chris DCBA AGM.
Mr M Gallagher Paul Fegarty, Catherine Curtis) won the Nichols – Ian Edwards.
Master County Heat of the Garden Cities. Air Commodore ‘Mac’ McEwen, who Devon
Mr CJ Field Catherine Curtis was the top master- played at Newquay, Bodmin and Wade-
bridge, has died, after a lengthy illness. www.devonbridge.co.uk
Mr Ian Fowler point scorer in the county in 2012, while
Chris Jagger is currently 3rd on the Commissioned as a National Serviceman, THE Dartington Swiss
Mr S Galvin Mac enjoyed a distinguished career in the
national gold point rankings. Teams held in February
Mr Peter Parsons RAF. He commanded both Lightning and was a great success, rais-
Mr ME Prentice Diary dates: Apr 28, County Swiss
Pairs. Jaguar squadrons, and flew Spitfires and ing almost £600 for
Mr D Ross Hurricanes for the Battle of Britain North Devon Hospice
Mr D Russell Memorial Flight. He commanded RAF and £30 from the teas for Macmillan
Mr R Stepney Channel Islands Brawdy, won the Air Force Cross and Nurses. Eighteen teams participated; the
Cambs & Hunts became ADC to the Queen. winning team was John Corry, Sam
www.cwgsy.net/community/cicba/ McKibbin, Alison Pollock and Richard
THE County Open Pairs Final was held Cumbria Watkins.
Mr C Waites
in Guernsey at Beau Sejour and the Congratulations to Gillian Fawcett
Master trophy retained by David Hole – David who won the Lady Milne Trials (with
Mrs CG Dunney Friswell (Jsy); 2nd were Robert Plumley Jane Moore). They will represent
Mr SRC King CONGRATULATIONS to the Cumbria
– Susie Farnon (Gsy). England in Scotland in April.
Mr JA Ross team on winning the match against
Guernsey also held their County John Woolcott Weekend: 32 pairs and
South of Scotland by 79 IMPs.
Mr T Tahseen Mixed Pairs qualifier which was won by 17 teams took part at the Isca Centre.
The County Pairs was won by Robin
Channel Islands Robert Plumley – Susie Farnon; joint Congratulations to Robin and Margaret
Rose – John MacLachlan, with Glenda
Regional Master 2nd were John Seymour – Brenda Mardlin winning the Pairs, and Jacek
Lloyd – Peter Boardman in second place.
Walker and Patsy Self – Douglas Child. Pietrzycki, Graham Hoare, Mike Orriel
Mr DP Trestain The Cumbria Winter Sims was won by
In the Jersey League Teams the win- and Ian Walsh winning the Teams event.
Master Colin Woods – Graeme Walker; runners-
ners were Howard Basden-Smith, Marion Diary dates: Sat May 4, Graphic Cup
Graham Boxall up Joyce McCreadie – Keith Longstaff.
Miles, David Hole and David Friswell; Multiple Teams event (formerly Petit
Mr BA Powell The Dave Mullany Trophy was won by
2nd were Eric Todd, David Waters, Paul Congress). Sun Jun 16, AGM, 10.30am,
Mrs MS Robilliard Rosemary Jackson – Simon Smith. Con-
Reed, Nigel Elliott, Mike Newman, Rob Isca Centre, Exeter, followed by Swiss
gratulations to all.
Cornwall Ingram, Keith McKenzie. Teams (Jeanine Keith ( 01404 812201).
Diary dates: Apr 14, Swiss Pairs, Kes-
Master Both islands had players competing at Please support your County Committee.
wick. Apr 28, Eden Swiss Teams, Carlisle.
Mr JE Buckland the Overseas Congress in Fuerteventura,
May 12, Pivot Teams, Workington. All
Robert Brouard, playing with his sister
Mrs RM Stewart starting at 12 noon. Dorset
from England, came an excellent 3rd in
Mr DT Thorne Our Green Point Swiss Teams will be
the Swiss Pairs and Howard Basden- www.bridgewebs.com/dorset
Mr EE Tozer played at Kendal on June 23. Details of
Smith, Sue Rankin, Chris Hill and Jane We are sad to announce
Mrs SI Zolkiewicz all the matches are on our website, with
Knight 4th in the Swiss Teams. the death of Terry Udall
Cumbria entry forms.
Diary date: Jersey Lambourne Con- (obituary on page 43)
Regional Master gress, Westhill Country Hotel, Apr 26 – who was a stalwart of
Mrs C Skellon May 5. Derbyshire Dorset bridge for forty years. He will be
Derbyshire sadly missed.
Regional Master Cornwall Knight Cup: 1. Rohan Bagshawe –
Mr C Warbrick THE County Pairs cham- Julian Gregory, 2. Helen Ackroyd – Mark
www.bridgewebs.com/cornwall pions are David Briggs –
Master Hooper, 3. Ann Sharples – Bob Mott.
DOMMY Boxall came to Jim Tomlinson; Cedric Simeon Cup (below National Master):
Mrs Sue Ball Cornwall in 1991. She Cockcroft – Zbignew 1. Basil Barnett – Ken Roberts. Frost Rose
Mrs L Boadle played at many clubs and, Baronovski were 2nd and Bowl: 1. Miles Cowling, Steve Preston,
Mr NH Empson at the time of her death, Amanda and John Sowter Andy Hughes, Dave Huggett; 2. Ann
Mr S Glover was Vice-chairman at Camborne, and were 3rd. The winners of the Hazel Sharples, Helen Ackroyd, Ron and
Mr TL Hallam played also at Helston and Penzance. Winfrey Plate were Mike Spencer – Keith Lynne Heath; =3. Hugh Kevill-Davies,
Mr M Pheasant Married for 30 years, with three children Sherwood, 2nd were Miranda Vine- Pete Mallett, Brian Browse, Paddy
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