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all Jersey players: 1. Carl Harrison, 2. John Andrews with 68.84%; 3. Peter Boardman
Master Point Honey, 3. Howard Walden. In the Jersey and Glenda Lloyd with 62.48 %. Dorset
promotions District Mixed Pairs, David Hole and
Marion Miles won for the fourth year in
Diary Dates: Nov 4, Championship
Teams Qualifier (final on Dec 2).
NOTABLE results from
succession. In the Inter-Island Sim Pairs, recent National compet-
Dr J H Towle 2 Star Master
Mr A Zenios Mrs R D Harbisher
the winners were John Seymour and Derbyshire itions – congratulations
Lynne Williamson of Guernsey, with to all! Brighton Summer
Club Master 1 Star Master Jersey’s Cathy Hepburn and Marion Miles www.dcba.org.uk
Mr T Brass Mr J E Ridding Congress Swiss Pairs: 16. Miles Cowling
runners-up. WINNERS of the Mixed and David Jones. Guernsey Congress Swiss
Mrs J Chisnall Mr W F P Thomson
Mrs W Harper Mr P A Walker
Pairs for the EMBA Cup Pairs: 2. Helen Ackroyd and Ann Sharples;
Mrs W Reed Mrs A Wickings Cornwall were Mo Logan and 3. Ron and Lynne Heath; Paul Caton and
Mr T A M Wayland Advanced Master Malcolm Young followed Peter Craven won the non-expert prize.
Mr D A Barber www.jkeast.freeserve.co.uk in second place by the
Cambs & Guildford Swiss Teams: 8. Miles Cowling,
Hunts Master PRIDE of place this month goes to Andy winners of the Midlands John Dakin, Chris Kinloch and Richard
Mr R G S Draycott Tooley and Val Manicom’s splendid Flitch Trophy, Joan and David Burgess. Harris. Great Northern Congress Swiss
Miss P Leslie County Master victory in the Swiss Pairs at the EBU’s Ron McEwan, Richard Edwards, John Pairs: 10. Chris Stevens and Hilary Brain.
Mrs L Chidell Green-Pointed Congress in Rhodes. Val Armstrong and Howard Melbourne West of England Congress Swiss Teams: 7.
1 Star Premier
and Andy won by 1 VP, coming from won the Brigden Cup for Derbyshire’s GP
Regional Master Mrs I Parkin Andy Kitteridge, Ron Heath, Hugh
Mr R Midgley Club Master behind in the final round. Team Competition. Kevill-Davies and Lynne Heath.
Mr D J Wiltshire Two senior players, Cornwall vice- The Andy Wells’ team (Richard Ed- County Winners: Flemmich Cup: Roy
2 Star Regional
Cumbria chairman Geoff Warren and Newquay’s wards, Bob Ross, Peter and Sheila Kelly) Riley, Doris Hutchinson, Harold Wayne
Mr PJ Somerfield Bill Collings, have suffered heart attacks, won the British Rail Trophy for the and David Berwitz. Simeon Cup: Rohan
but are now doing very well. Geoff walks Summer Swiss convincingly with Ron Bagshawe and Julian Gregory. Hardwick
3 Star Master Mr K Anderson
Mrs S Rainbow four miles a day and has played some McEwan’s team (Stephen Lally, John Cup: Mike Pownall, Mark Hooper, Miles
4 Star Premier
bridge at Truro. Bill was back at Newquay Armstrong, Howard Melbourne) 2nd. Cowling and Daphne Philips.
2 Star Master Regional Master
Mr A Patel a week and a half after his attack, and Brian Elliott, John Sowter, Ian Hall Diary Dates: Dec 16, Mixed Pairs for
Mr J Farmer
came top. It’s amazing what you can and Jim Tomlinson won the India Cup the Chope Salver, Westbourne; Jan 13,
District Master 1 Star Premier
Mr P Cowley achieve when you are only 98. for Derbyshire’s single session team event. Swiss Teams for the Frost Rose Bowl,
Mr M J Johnson Mrs M P Mitchell
County competitions are in full swing. Jennifer and Roger Floutier, Don Smedley Westbourne; Dec 3, Knight Cup Qualifier
Mrs A Lloyd The Norman Woodhouse Individual, held and John Griffin won the Vic Morris at Allendale Bridge Club (please note
3 Star Master
Mr P A Watson
Mrs A Vince
after the AGM, was won by Geoff Plate. change of date); Feb 3, Knight Cup Final
Club Master Miss F J Wallace Warren. Wendy Brown was 2nd, and Pat John Armstrong was part of the team and Consolation Pairs (open to everyone
Mr P Day
Jones 3rd. The Wadebridge Green-Pointed that won the 4 stars B final in Brighton. not playing in the Final), Wimborne.
Mr J Lawrence Swiss Teams was won by a Plymouth John Armstrong and Ron McEwan
Mrs D Rushforth
Channel team, Mike Hamon, John Beard, T Hirst came first, and Don Smedley and John
and E Ewens, with Colin Pote, Mike Griffin second, in the Derbyshire GP Essex
3 Star Premier Booth, Val Manicom and Andy Tooley Pairs. Don and John, playing with John www.essexbridge.co.uk
Master second. The Falmouth Swiss Pairs were Squibb and Hayden Dando, also came CONGRATULATIONS to
Mr B Youd
Mr K Hawkin
Premier National won by Jan and Ken Keast with Dommie 2nd in the GP Swiss Teams. Val Mollison and Nicole
2 Star Master Boxall and Allan Myles 2nd. Diary Dates: Dec 12, DCBA Christ- Cook on achieving their
Master Mr R Wood
Mr J Seymour Chris and Sandra Bickerdike were easy mas Party; Jan 23, National Pairs County Tournament Dir-
District Master winners of Clarke Winmill Mixed Pairs, a Qualifying Round. Jan 26-27th, County ector’s qualification. This
National Master Mr G MacArthur
Mr R Hauge third consecutive win for them; Ken and Pairs Championship. is a tough test to pass, so
Club Master Jan Keast were 2nd. Jill and David very well done to both of them.
2 Star Premier Mr S Cave
Regional Master Miss G Heath
Newton were convincing winners of the Devon A meeting was held with club repres-
Mr J E Panter Mr G A C Orton Marie Gregson-Brown Pairs, with Celia entatives to discuss the new EBU pro-
3 Star Regional Bishop and Viv Mably 2nd. www.devonbridge.co.uk posals. The evening was well attended,
Devon The County Swiss Teams was won by CONGRATULATIONS to resulting in a lively discussion and ex-
Mr P Pitcher Premier National the Liskeard team of Colin Pote, Mike Ruth Edmondson and change of views.
1 Star Regional Master Booth, Pat Meade and Ruth Harvey; Brigid McElroy on reach- Recent events: Autumn Seniors: 1.
Mrs S E Gregory Lynda and David Chidell, Chris and ing the semi-finals of the Allan Greenstein and Yvonne Dias; 2.
Mrs AM Husk National Women’s Teams
Mrs VE Babbe Sandra Bickerdike were 2nd. Alan Green and Frank Morrison; 3. Peter
Mrs G Lankshear
Regional Master Diary Dates: Dec 2, Newcomers’ Pairs, with Pat Dowdeswell and Lynne Hayes. Oake and Ray Cornell.
Mr KG Nelson
Mrs S E Shaw Mrs G Rogers Truro; Dec 9, Men’s and Women’s teams, Devon players also did well at the Diary Dates: Dec 2, Essex Mixed Pairs;
Premier Master Ladock; Jan 12, Falmouth Salver, Fal- West of England Congress. Stefan Lindfors, Dec 16:, Tony Kelvin Swiss Teams; Jan 6,
Mr C Hill Mrs R M Morgan mouth BC; Jan 20, Star Masters and Jim Grant and Rob Lawy, together with Essex Swiss Pairs; Jan 11, National Pairs
Mr D P Trestain Tredova Cup, Ladock; Jan 27, Men’s and Andrew Thompson, won the Swiss Teams. heat.
5 Star Premier
Advanced Master Ladies’ Pairs. John Beard and Mike Hamon came 2nd
Mrs JR Thomas in the Swiss Pairs, with Ernest Boucher
Mrs JM Brock
and Jenny Algar 3rd.
Mr J Palasmith
2 Star Premier Cumbria Cornwall One Day Green Point Swiss www.gcba.org.uk
Mrs P A Self Mr R Giles
www.ccdba.co.uk Teams: 1.John Beard, Mike Hamon, THE team of Keith Stanley, Richard
Mrs S Smith OUR new season opened with our Pro- Terry Hirst and Roger Evens; 2. Colin Butland, Richard Chamberlain, Paul
1 Star Premier
District Master Am competition on September 23: 1. Pote, Pat Meade, Val Manicom and Andy Denning, Derek Rue and Patrick Shields
Mrs V L Rose Jenny Carruthers, Rosemary Jackson, Tooley; 3. John and Gloria Lankshear, are through to play in the final of the
Mr JD Murray
Club Master Brown Isabel Moritz and Marjorie Swann, Ivor Moore and Colin Stares. NICKO – good luck to them. Many
Mrs M Murphy +29; 2. Maureen Mitchell, Joan Mossop, The Devon Pairs day was held in congratulations also to Paul Denning
6 Star Regional
Cornwall Master Sylvia Rogerson and Geoff Thomson, +19. September. The Jack & Jill (Mixed Pairs) and Patrick Shields who, having won the
Premier National Mr B Cook We fielded three teams in the new was won by Geoff and Nethie White. Welsh Trials, have been selected to play in
Master 3 Star Regional round of the NBL. Our A team won two The Men’s Pairs was won by Amos the Welsh Camrose Team for the first
Mrs G Pain Master of their four matches , the B team won Bridgman and John Lankshear, and the weekend of that competition.
19 Star Premier Mr E E G Boucher two of five, and our C team won three Women’s Pairs by Susan Gregory and Ann Congratulations to John Atthey who,
Master 2 Star Regional finishing second. Husk. together with Clive Owen, won the Great
Miss H M Upton Master Our IMP Pairs competition was on 24 teams took part in the Abbotskers- Northern Swiss Pairs.
17 Star Premier Mrs MK Kelsey October 14: 1. Janet and David Sheppard; well Charity Swiss Teams; this was won by A Gloucestershire team played in the
Master Regional Master 2. Dave Mullaney and Colin Woods; Rob and Margaret Mardlin, Ann Slee and Lederer Trophy for the first time (as Tolle-
Mr BH Edwards Mrs S Bennett 3. Anne Breakey and Peter Rook. Steve Gore. mache holders) and finished 5th out of
6 Star Premier 11 Star Premier In the CCBA Simultaneous Pairs David Diary Dates: Dec 9, Torquay Bridge eight.
Master Master Sheppard was first again, with Alan Club Swiss Pairs; Jan 12-13, John Wool- An all-Gloucestershire team of Tony
Mr I R Macfarlane Mrs B A Carr Britten this time, and a very high score of cott weekend; Jan 2, Devon Teams of 8 Hill, Tony Letts, Allan Sanis and Alan
78.73%; 2. David Strawbridge and Mary (Garden Cities qualifier). Wearmouth won all their matches in the
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