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Philip Wraight, Dave Harrison and Paul Pairs in April with a similar result in the

Landmark Warwickshire Thornton were beaten by Sally Ann and Seniors Pairs in June. Full results: 1. Ian

Promotions Mike Rothwell, Malcolm Hartley and

Michael Cox. Good luck to the winners

and Georgina Lineker, 2. Stewart Fish-

burne – Mike Willoughby, 3. Susan

OUR congratulations to for subsequent rounds. Sharpe – Jane Morton .

Mr B Salmon Susan Stockdale and her

Miss L South Diary dates: Sept 30, Open Swiss By the publication date, the Grand

team-mates, who won the Pairs, Castle Green Hotel. Enquiries to Prix Teams will be underway. This

Mr RJ Turvey Women’s Gold Medal at

Mr NJ Utting competition, which excludes County

the European Teams Cham- First Team players from having standing

Mrs LC Whitlam pionship in Dublin. in the results, has proved very popular

Warwickshire Congratulations to Dave Wiltshire as the First Team players act as sub-

Life Master Rutter – Dave Pratt for winning the stitutes as required. This results in a

county Green Point event. The Mixed

Mr HJ Brown competitive yet social atmosphere with

Pairs was won by Dodo Georgevic – ALTHOUGH there were

Mr DG Franks a prize for the most successful slam

Robin Ogg with Ruth Coubrough – Pete a few changes to the

Regional Master WCBA committee at the bidders over the season. The next heat

Mr Mike Gould Nicholds 2nd. will be on September 3, and all county

Congratulations also to George recent AGM, each of them was pre-

Mr G Lightfoot announced and the well attended members are invited to enter a team –

Cuthbertson, Ian Handley, David Jones, it’s not too late!

Master meeting was otherwise brief. Phil Green

Garry Watson, Steve Wood, Mike Leese

Mr AE Balfe and Diana King stood down after nine

for winning the Goodman Cup.

Dr SR Dunnett years of meritorious work. Sonia Blandy Yorkshire

The County Charity Pairs event in aid

Mrs P Jones also stood down because of conflicting

of the Air Ambulance Service was won

Mrs S Macmillan Smith by Val Cooper – Mike Butler. The results workloads. Gerry McAinsh and Brian

Mr JLS Peace of a survey after the event can be seen O’Donnell have volunteered to succeed CONGRATULATIONS to

Mrs AS Shah on the website. them, which brings a wider club repre- Fiona Brown who was in the

Mr JR West The Fledgling Pairs was won by Vicki sentation to the committee. winning Women’s team at

Wiltshire Hudson – Sharon Sutton with Sushi and Joan Crook – Helen Cleland won the the European Championships.

Life Master Stephen Abercrombie 2nd. Joint winners Handicapped Pairs which followed the Also congratulations to

Mr EAM Leatham of the International Replay were Steve meeting. the following winners: Crockfords Plate:

Green – Martin Jones. Congratulations to Kathy Hodgson – Sandy Davies, Tom Gisborne, Mike


Elayne Meakin is now taking entries Keith Williamson for gaining 4th place Pomfrey, Keith Cornish. Jersey Congress,

Mr T Allen

for the next W.P.L. series starting in in the Corwen Trophy. Multiple Teams and Swiss Teams: Cheryl

Mr L Alvis

September. The cost is £70 per pair for For next season, would all teams get and Dave Duddell; Seniors’ Teams: Janet

Mr A Burroughs

the year or £40 per pair per series if their entries in for the leagues and and Ted Latham, Heather Hobson, Roy

Mr A Hill knockout as soon as possible?

Mr K Hughes received by 31st August, after which the Garthwaite. Garden Cities Trophy,

Mr KW Walsby

cost will be £80 and £45. Cheques Regional Final: Sheffield (Frank Little-

should be made out to WCBA. Further Worcestershire wood, David Musson, David Waxman,

Worcester details can be found on the website. Richard Pike, David Fletcher, Raphael

Life Master Diary dates: Sat-Sun Sept 1-2, Grossman, Ian Johns, Matthew Kiggins).

Mr JR Garratt National Womens Team’s, WMBC. Sun Yorkshire Congress: Women’s Pairs: Fiona

THE AGM was held in

Master Sept 23, Frank Cup (Goodman Quali- Brown – Susan Stockdale; Mixed Pairs:

May, David Thomas,

Mr Terry Collins fier), WMBC, 1pm. Roy Garthwaite – Heather Hobson; Men’s

who continues as Chair-

Miss S Froggatt Pairs: Roy Garthwaite – Philip Mason;

man, updating members

Mr AG Giblin Moortown Cup: Hugh McGann – Michael

Westmorland on an excellent year for

Mrs S Tadman the county. As usual, after the meeting Byrne; York Mount Group Trophy: Joy and

Mrs JM Thomson and prizegiving, there was a briefer than Irving Blakey; Chairman’s Plate: Bazil

Yorkshire TWO Westmorland teams usual Pairs event. The fact that it was Caygill – Martin Cantor; Fell-Vincent

Regional Master were drawn against each expected to be a little lighthearted didn’t Cup: Joy and Irving Blakey, Rhona and

Mrs KA Crebbin other in the first round of deter Mike Theelke – James Taylor from Bernard Goldenfield; John Colley Trophy:

Mr EJ Crebbin the Hubert Philips Bowl, posting a score some 9% clear of the rest Dominic Pinto¸ Phil Morrison, Adam

the England Mixed Pivot of the field! Dickinson, Phil Smith; Scarborough


Teams-of-Four champion- In competitions, Georgina and Ian Trophy: Marion Curran, Pat Barton,

Mr L Andrews

ship. In a very close match Sally and Lineker followed their win in the Veterans Margaret McCabe, John Moor.

Mrs SL Andrews

Waddington Shield: Sarah Teshome,

Mr G Burdett Richard Winter, Bill Townsend, Tony

Mrs E Carrington McNiff. Seniors Knockout: David Musson,

Ms J Clarkson Graham Jepson, Sandy Davies, Tom

Mrs C Count Gisborne. West Yorkshire Swiss Teams:

Mr Alan Duckett Steve Haley, Mike Nicholson, Paul and

Mrs GJ Farry Hilda Williams. Yorkshire Masters, Grades

Mr JR Fearnley 1, 2 & 3: George Bak – Steve Blackburn,

Mrs SD Gatehouse Dave Butler – Bob Brown, Lauri and

Mr RC Johnston Margaret Andrews. Leeds Swiss Pairs: Bill

Mrs C Tailford Townsend – Jack Stocken.

Scarborough Congress: Pairs: Richard

Hilton – Pauline Cooper; Swiss Teams:

David Lewis, Martin Carlile, Steve

AUGUST 20th is Roswald, Mel Wilder. Yorkshire Mixed

Pairs: Ian and Julie Grant. Bridlington

the closing date Congress: Pairs: Barbara Boaler – Julia

for the submission Staniforth; Swiss Teams: Graham Jepson,

of county reports for Frank Littlewood, Richard Pike, David


the next issue of Diary dates: Sept 2, Huddersfield

English Bridge.

Photo: Worcs CBA

Rose Bowl. Sept 16, Garforth Swiss

Please e-mail: Teams, Collingham, Sept 20, Kath

Worcestershire CBA County Chairman David Thomas (left) presenting the Grimoldby Simultaneous Pairs. Oct 6-7, Great Northern Swiss Pairs, Hilton

County Championship Pairs Trophy to winners Joyce Skelton and Mike Theelke.

Hotel, Leeds. r

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