Page 0051

FEB_08_EB p46-53 County News 15/1/08 9:56 am Page 47


Strawbridge, and Bob Matthew. Sunday’s League Playoff; Apr 5, Broke Cup Final; Krishan Jalie in October, and Cyndy Lee

Master Point Newcomers’ competition for the Steve Apr 6, Eden Cup and Murchie Lerner. and David Watkins in December.

promotions Purvis Salver was won by Sue Gascoin The Oxford Times Cup Pairs Champ-

and Maurice Wood, and the Arnold Nottinghamshire ionship, generously sponsored by the

Deane Quaiche for the top player overall Oxford Times was run as a ‘genuine’

4 Star Premier Mr JI Wallis

Regional Master

was shared by Bob Watts and Liz Reese. novice event, open to all players who

Club Master Commiserations to our Tollemache IN the county match vs Leicestershire, the had learned bridge within the last five

Mrs EG Foley Mr D Brook second team won 20-0, but the first and

team who failed narrowly to qualify years. It included a pair that had been

3 Star Premier Mrs I Fitzgerald from a fiercely contested group. third teams lost 3-17 and 2-18. Vs Derby- playing for only one month! The winners

Regional Master Mr D Gunn shire the first, second and third teams all

The NEBA Sim Pairs was won by Jack were Glenn Sheasby & Peter Eccles.

Mrs M Wiles Dr N Henry lost by 5-15, 1-19 and 5-15 respectively.

Atkinson and David Ayre (Wearside) Diary Dates: Feb 10, County Pairs

2 Star Premier

Mrs M Jackland NCBA Swiss Teams Championship: 1.

Mrs P Johnston with Alan Lester and Peter Prince semi-final 1, Oxford BC; Mar 2, County

Regional Master (Hurworth) runners-up. The Hurworth David and Joan Burgess, Gordon Fuller- semi-final 2; Mar 16, National New-

Mrs AE Murray

Mr AN Matthews

Mr S Watson team of Peter Allan, Ken Pattison, Joyce ton, and Robert Northage; 2. Graham comers Sim pairs, Oxford BC; Mar 31,

11 Star Regional Todd and Ted Murdoch triumphed in Brindley, Richard Kowalski, Eric Nunn OBA Management Committee meeting,

Master Northants the Niman-Israel Cup (Mixed Pivot and Graham Lee. The NCBA GolfPrint Oxford BC; Apr 6, Dawes league vs Not-

Mr J Bateman Premier Life Teams) at the beginning of December, Heat was won by Stanton on the Wolds tinghamshire, Oxford BC.

7 Star Regional Master and the Deane Salver (Mixed Pairs GC (Ray and Julia Furlonger, David and

Judy Cadwallader), with Radcliffe-on-

Master Mr RJ Miller Championship) went to Mary Baker and

Trent GC (Phil Dale, Jeff Robinson, John


Mr R Pyke Premier National Desmond Dunleavy.

Master Further afield, Clive Owen and and Pauline Chater) second. www.somersetbridge

4 Star Regional CONGRATULATIONS to

Mr C Ramamoorthy Malcolm Oliver teamed up with Charles Diary Dates: Apr 13, the Journal Cup


Outred and David Gerrard to be – enquiries and entries to Graham all the winners of recent

Mr C Ringrose National Master

runners-up in the Men’s Teams at the Brindley 0115 9232186. Attention is County Competitions:. The

3 Star Regional Mrs C White Paul Jones was won by

Peebles Autumn Congress. drawn to the Leicestershire/EBU One-

Master 4 Star Premier Graham Heal, Eric Cum-

Day Green-Point Swiss Pairs and Swiss

Mr RA Jackson Regional Master Teams on March 8 and 9. On Wednes- mings, and David and Gina

Mrs M Reid Mr MN Gore Northamptonshire days, the Priday Cup commences on Howard. Mixed Team of Four winners:

2 Star Regional Browne Ray Harper, Barbara Parker, Tom March 26th. The BGB Simultaneous

Master 3 Star Regional Pairs will be held on April 8. Gibbard and Marion Blackhall. The

Mrs A Bell

THE Eden Cup will be in a different

Master Men’s Pairs was won by Ralph Smith and

Mr H Wells format this year: there will be no heats in

Mr P Double Steve Tomlinson, and the Ladies’ Pairs by

11 Star Premier

clubs and the event will be held on Oxfordshire Ann Alsop and Glenda Shave.

2 Star Regional Sunday 6 April. The afternoon session

Master Master Congratulations also to David and

will be a qualifier with a carry forward to OXFORDSHIRE members

Mr S Khadaroo Mr SE Few Pat Hancock for winning the Children in

the final in the evening. Those not appreciated receiving their

7 Star Premier 5 Star Premier qualifying for the final will compete for Need Sim Pairs on the Monday night

Master Master

December county newsletter scoring 75% – the highest percentage

the Murchie Lerner in the evening session. with English Bridge. Further

Mrs PM Hands Mr B Hope Winter League: North-East: Peter Foun- nationally on any night.

issues will continue to be Dairy Dates: Feb 10, Inter Club Teams

6 Star Premier 2 Star Premier tain’s team are leading on 175 VPs but distributed in this manner, of Four, Oake; Feb 23, Mixed Pairs,

Master Master Graham Hedley’s team are only 8 VPs the next (in April) advertising forth- Street; Mar 9, Yeovil Swiss Teams, Oake;

Mr C Singh Mrs A Turner behind. South-West: Maggie Jones’ team coming county events. Clubs are urged Mar 15, Championship Pairs and Plate,

4 Star Premier 3 Star Master is leading on 403 VPs with Mike Wiggins’ to send news to Malcolm Simpson,

Master team on 342. In the lead in the Inter-club Staplegrove; Apr 5, Swiss Teams, Staple-

Mr AR Bamford Editor (7 Kennet Court, Wokingham, grove ; Apr 12. the new competition

Mrs A Young League are: Div. 1 Stamford A, Div. 2 Berks RG41 3DB, 01189 772191, e-

Master Club Championship Pairs 3 Tiers.

3 Star Premier Kettering C; Div. 3 Northampton C. mail

Mr J Watkins

Master Congratulations to Kettering A who Debbie Roberts and Geoff Nicholas

Mr E Bell Notts won the Lakeland and will represent the performed well in Swiss Pairs events,

Staffs and Shrops

Mrs J Harvey 6 Star Regional County in the Garden Cities’ Trophy. The reaching second place at Malvern from a

Mrs M Ord Master Kettering Trophy was won by the field of 136 pairs and proceeding to win Staffs/

1 Star Premier Mr G Franklin Kettering team of Ann and Ralph Turner, the well-attended county event. ANNETTE Lucas and Mike Cornes won

Master Mr PF Waldron Mollie Cooke and Jo Henbury. Congratulations to Rob Procter and the Wolverhampton Club Championship

Mrs HMR Hardy 1 Star Premier In the Eastern Counties League, the A Mike Robinson, who with team mates with Pearl Evans and Dan Croft second.

Tournament Master team lost their fifth match of the season Alan and Judy Sanis won the Seniors’ Dave Clarke and Norman Jones were the

Master Mrs AR Brookes to Bedfordshire by 0-20, Bedfordshire Swiss Teams event at Daventry. Men’s Pairs winners and Iris Turner and

Mrs I Easton Mrs S Goodlud also beat our B team 16-4 but the C team Summertown BC’s Children In Need Jackie Jennings won the Ladies’ Pairs.

5 Star Master

won 13-7. event raised the princely sum of £750, In the Tollemache Qualifier, we beat

4 Star Master

Mr D Hoyle

Kettering BC’s Porch Trophy was won the highest of all the clubs in England! Essex and Kent, and drew with Man-

Mr KJF White

by Jim Bainbridge and John Larkin, only Congratulations to Mike Webley and chester. Geoff Davis and John Sheppee

3 Star Master Club Master marginally ahead of Graham and Berry

Mrs J Tomlinson Nigel Wilkes on winning the county finished 7th= in the Butler.

Mr J Cook Hedley. Men’s Pairs and to Cathy Rowland and Raj Talathi and Harold Goodwin

1 Star Master Oxfordshire In the Tollemache Qualifier the county Mary-Ann Sheehy on winning the Ladies’. (Newcastle) won the Inter-county Pairs;

Mrs P Buckley- team finished in fifth place out of nine The monthly Seniors’ Pairs (2nd Gillian Allsop and Jean Wellsbury were

National Master

Atkins teams in its group. Mondays) featured Peter Baxter and second, and Sheila Green and A. Dodds

Mr HW Thomson

Mrs I Hudspeth Diary Dates: Feb 9, Winter League

4 Star Premier Alan Prior winning in August, Norman were third.

Mr I Mitrani

Regional Master N/E at Kettering; Feb 20, Winter League Gascoyne and Colin Jones in September Paul Hackett is in the final of the

Mr MT Tulloch

S/W at Northampton; Mar 8, Winter and November, Geoff Nicholas and England Trials. He also qualified for the

Advanced Master Mr GO Carroll

Mr S Elliott

Mr DW Illingworth

Mr V Price 10 Star Regional



Mrs JE Curnow


8 Star Premier

County Master HIGHFIELD Bridge Club, Jersey, held their annual Christmas Party on 4th


Mr P Baker December. A number of spot prizes were presented on the evening and

Mr W McCarthy

Mr WJ Bell

Mr B Graham 7 Star Premier Martin Rogers (in the picture) won a bottle of champagne for going more

Mr JP Phillipson Master than two down. He was not the only one to go more than two down but

Mrs J Sadler Mrs W Claye he was the last person to do so, and was left sitting with the flashing bunny

District Master 3 Star Premier ears for the latter part of the evening. What a good sport he was too!

T Pallister Master

Mrs AI Stephenson Mrs BR Edwards — Pat Panter February 2008 English Bridge 47


  1. Page 0001
  2. Page 0002
  3. Page 0003
  4. Page 0004
  5. Page 0005
  6. Page 0006
  7. Page 0007
  8. Page 0008
  9. Page 0009
  10. Page 0010
  11. Page 0011
  12. Page 0012
  13. Page 0013
  14. Page 0014
  15. Page 0015
  16. Page 0016
  17. Page 0017
  18. Page 0018
  19. Page 0019
  20. Page 0020
  21. Page 0021
  22. Page 0022
  23. Page 0023
  24. Page 0024
  25. Page 0025
  26. Page 0026
  27. Page 0027
  28. Page 0028
  29. Page 0029
  30. Page 0030
  31. Page 0031
  32. Page 0032
  33. Page 0033
  34. Page 0034
  35. Page 0035
  36. Page 0036
  37. Page 0037
  38. Page 0038
  39. Page 0039
  40. Page 0040
  41. Page 0041
  42. Page 0042
  43. Page 0043
  44. Page 0044
  45. Page 0045
  46. Page 0046
  47. Page 0047
  48. Page 0048
  49. Page 0049
  50. Page 0050
  51. Page 0051
  52. Page 0052
  53. Page 0053
  54. Page 0054
  55. Page 0055
  56. Page 0056