Congratulations to Dodo Georgevic that the Committee are dealing with for Cheltenham Mid-week Congress, playing
Landmark on becoming the county’s second female 2011-2012. First is another change of with Mike Theelke – Dodo Georgevic.
Grand Master. venues. After a slightly nomadic year, The 2011-2012 competitions season
Promotions Details of all County events can be next season it is anticipated that all our has got off to a good start, the Grand
found on the website www.warwickshire events both on Sundays and midweek Prix Teams having a successful and
Mr JA Watling bridge.co.uk or e-mail Sandra Squires will be held at Devizes Bowls Club. entertaining first session on Monday
Mrs KE Whiting email@example.com (Wilts members should check this out July 11. The Men’s and Lady’s Pairs are
Mrs A Wray Diary dates: Wed Sept 14, Moseley when the competitions handbook is scheduled to be held at Droitwich on
Bowl, 7.15pm. Thurs Sept 29, Seniors issued.) Second is enlarging the winter Monday Sept 19. The ever-popular
Pairs, 1pm. WMBC. leagues. Sufficient enquiries have been Malvern Congress will take place on Oct
received from members that a working 29-30 – early entry is essential as it is
Mrs D Georgevic Westmorland party is setting up a new structure, again sure to be oversubscribed.
Regional Master probably with three divisions.
Mr DC Pratt www.bridgewebs.com/westmorland And finally, as they say, congratu-
Master CONGRATULATIONS lations to Jenny Gray on her promotion
Ms N Cook to Mike and Sally-Ann to Premier Life Master. www.ycba.freeserve.co.uk/
Rothwell who led the SANDRA Penfold was on
Mrs J Gray field in the Corwen for
Mrs B Hardstaff Worcestershire the winning team in the
the first three rounds EBU’s Schapiro Spring Four-
Mrs K Moen but then slipped up www.worcestershirebridge.co.uk somes. At the EBU’s Chelten-
Mr JC Rogers slightly in the fourth round to finish a ham Midweek Congress,
Mrs SM Scott very creditable 11th overall. WE are sad to report the
death of two of the Martin Craven and Stephen Pollard were
Mrs D Shenton In the Worldwide Bridge Sims held in on the winning team in the Swiss Teams.
June, Malcolm Hartley – Michael Cox did county stalwarts, Peter
Mrs A Wallis well to finish 307th out of 5245 pairs. Edwards and Arthur Roy Garthwaite, Heather Hobson, Janet
Westmorland Williams. Arthur had and Ted Latham won the Swiss Teams at
A joint Cumbria/Westmorland team the Jersey Festival of Bridge. At the Really
Regional Master (Cumberland) finished 2nd equal in the recently won the County Teams event
and had been looking forward to Easy Bridge congress, Jacqui Hutchinson
Dr ML Howse first round of the Northern Bridge League,
– Georgie Ramseyer won the Swiss Pairs.
Mrs J Jeffreys B Division. The C Division Westmorland playing in the Pachabo.
The County AGM was held at Scarborough Congress: Ladies’ Pairs:
Master team can only do better next time!
Droitwich on May 23, and was followed Beverley Godfrey – Nichola Cockerill-
Mr F Thornton Diary dates: Sun Sept 25, Swiss Open
by a Charity Swiss Teams event and raffle Smith; Men’s Pairs: Roger Taylor – Steve
Pairs, Castle Green Hotel, Kendal. Enjoy
Wiltshire in aid of St Paul’s Hostel for the Home- Codling; Mixed Pairs: Bob and Lynda
a weekend in the Lake District with a
Regional Master less. We would like to express our thanks Pyke; Championship Pairs: Peter Franks
‘Spice up your Sunday’ offer from Castle
Mr B Cross to outgoing Chairman Richard Jephcott – Stephen Codling; Swiss Teams: Philip
Master who has worked tirelessly for the county Mason, Annette Jackson, Ray Lyall, Mike
whilst also maintained a high standard Jackson.
Taf Anthias Wiltshire Yorkshire Mixed Pairs: Sandy Davies –
Mrs Wenda Wray of play, especially when representing the
www.wcba.co.uk County in the Dawes League. Tom Gisborne. Waddington Shield: Tom
Worcestershire WILTSHIRE’S bridge Worcestershire players have produced Gisborne, Sandy Davies, Mike Pomfrey,
Life Master programme is primarily strong performances in congresses and David Banks (Sheffield). Yorkshire Trophy:
Dr SE Kennewell a winter season, leaving national events. Worcester Bridge Club Nick Woolven, Martin Edge, Adam Dick-
Regional Master the summer months for planning! won through to the final of the Garden inson, Dominic Pinto, Alan Brosgill,
Major RM Macrae The 2010-11 Season ended with a Cities Trophy finishing a very creditable Robin Jepson (Leeds). Yorkshire Masters
well attended AGM, at which the 5th overall. Maureen Hannah – Jimmy Pairs: Grade 1: Jack Stocken – Phil
Mr Kenneth Mitchell
Committee were all re-elected. The Ledger were joint first in the Swiss Pairs at Godfrey; Grade 2: Alan Fell – Bob Brown;
Yorkshire Grade 3: Margaret and Lauri Andrews.
Premier Grand Master Handicapped Pairs competition follow- the Jersey Congress; Richard Jephcott –
ing the meeting was won by Peter John Sansom were 2nd in the Swiss Pairs Bridlington Congress: Championship
Mrs KA Penfold Webb – Rosemary Fussell. at the Jersey Congress and achieved the Pairs: Ron and Marie Appleby; Swiss
Grand Master There are two main ‘planning’ aspects same position in the Swiss Teams in the Teams: Sue Boag, Richard Hilton, Pauline
Mr KW Sowerbutts Cooper, Philip Mason. Sheffield Charity
Life Master Teams: Martyn James, Bruno Brugger,
Mrs J Grant Chris Mullins, Jonathan Brayshaw. Leeds
Swiss Pairs: Richard Pike – Nick Woolven.
Prof ARW Hughes
Yorkshire Congress: Ladies’ Pairs: Sarah
Mr H Peck Teshome – Fiona Brown; Men’s Pairs:
Regional Master Peter Radley – David Duddell; Mixed
Mr AM Ainsworth Pairs: Fiona Brown – Michael Byrne;
Mr M Porter Moortown Cup: John and Pauline Rudolf;
Master York Mount Group Trophy: Patrick Shields
Mr J Butt – Martin Kane; Chairman’s Plate: Judith
Mrs K Charlesworth Biles – Stephen Pollard; Fell-Vincent Cup:
Heather Hobson, Roy Garthwaite, Philip
Mrs K Fort
Mason, Pauline Cooper; John Colley
Mrs PJ Hall Trophy: Alan Kenny, Jeff Calladine, John
Mr DC Hudson Shaw, Richard Horsley; Scarborough
Mr NRE Paterson Trophy: Martin Craven, David Pollard,
Ronnie Perry Ant Edwards, Neil Zussman.
Diary dates: Aug 16, Charity Event,
Photo: Worcs CBA
Mrs WA Pye-Smith
Tickton. Sept 4, Examiner Rose Bowl,
Mr P Wells
Richard Jephcott (centre) presents Ronnie Moore and Veronica Enticknap Huddersfield. Sept 18, Garforth Swiss
Mr S F Willis Teams. Oct 1- 2, Great Northern Swiss
with the Worcestershire Phillipps Final Trophy.
Teams, Hilton Hotel, Leeds. r
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