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Payne and Janice Keast for all that they The GP week-end at Spondon was Browse – Avis Robertson, 21. Ron and
Master Point have done for Cornish bridge. Please very well attended. In the Pairs, Ron Mc- Lynne Heath; Pivot Teams: 11. Jo Whitty
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Ewan – Giles Foster were fourth, with
John Sowter – Amanda Grimsey fifth.
– Pat Savage; Ladies’ Pairs: 11. Avis
Robertson – Maris Sheppard, 12. Pat
A Truro team (Jan and Ken Keast, Ron and Giles joined up with Mary and Savage – Jo Whitty; Men’s Pairs: 1. Alan
Mrs A Williams Master Mick and Mary Robson) won the play- David Marshall to gain second place in Cooke – Brian Browse. Guildford Green
2 Star Master Mr J Taylor
Mrs P Atkinson County Master
off between the two League winners, the Teams event. Point: Swiss Pairs: 8. Ann Sharples –
Ms JL Dunckley Mr JF Evans beating the Liskeard Lot (Colin Pote, Diary Dates: Dec 10, EMBA Christ- Robert Mott; Swiss Teams: 5. Andy
Mrs LA Head Mrs A Lloyd Mike Booth, Janet and Roger Putnam). mas Party, Old School, Spondon. Jan 21, Kittridge, Basil Feilding, Ann Banner
Mrs A Marchetti District Master County Competitions have been National Pairs qualifying round. Jan 24- and Joan Murphy, 12. David Willis, Tim
Mrs TR Tuson Mr J C Fairclough dominated by Jill and David Newton. 25, County Pairs qualifying round, Final Smith, Lesley Lewis and Michael Organ.
1 Star Master Mr H Lockwood They have won the Falmouth Swiss Pairs, and Consolation Final. West of England: Swiss Pairs: 13. Miles
Mrs M Carver Mr D Watts
Mrs EM Clark from Evelyn Knight – Sonia O’Neill, and Cowling – Rob Lawy, 17. Martin Brook –
Mrs P Hanson the Marie Gregson Brown Pairs at St Helen Ackroyd; Swiss Teams: 8. Miles
Mrs EM Young
Mrs M Doyle
Austell, from Brian Colvin – John
Devon Cowling Rob Lawy, Stefan Lindfors and
Advanced Master Mr T Eckersley- Hardisty. And with Jan and Ken Keast, www.devonbridge.co.uk Jim Grant. Autumn Congress: Two Stars
Mrs B Atkins Waites they won the Penzance Swiss Teams; Jo WARNER and Louise final: 5. Peter Goodman – Mike Pownall,
Mr FT Harling Local Master
Mr C P Head
Brown and Pat Meade’s teams tied for Solomon were second in 15. Janet Smith – Geoff Bailey; Satellite
Miss S O’Connor second place. Peter Coad – Heather the Seniors Pairs and the Final: 7. Chris Stevens – Hilary Brain, 14.
Mr D Lawrence
Mrs G Martin Channel Upton won the Clarke Winmill Mixed Senior Teams at the Sept- Peter Mallett – Hugh Kevill-Davies; Swiss
Mrs BJ Meighen Islands Pairs, from Val Pitman – David Stone, ember Guernsey Congress. Pairs: 2. Eugene Sheehan – Michael Gore,
Mrs M Pike Life Master and the Newtons were third. 7. Ron and Lynne Heath, 8. Miles Cowling
Mr G Watts
Alan and Jette Bailey came second in the
Mr M Allen In the Wadebridge Green-Pointed Swiss Multiple Teams, fourth in the Swiss Pairs – Eddie Lucioni.
Mrs OM Watts Mr R Brouard
Master Mrs M Case
Teams, the leaders, Colin Pote, Pat Meade, and third in the Swiss Teams. Well done Dairy Date: Jan 12, Swiss teams for
Dr BE Davis 2 Star Premier Andy Tooley and Val Manicom, lost to both pairs The Frost Rose Bowl, Allendale Centre,
Mrs SM Ellis Regional Master their final match and were overtaken by Congratulations to: Joy Pellow – 2pm. Feb 8, Knight Cup Final & Conso-
Mrs PM Francis Mrs G Pitcher Terence Treeby’s team from Torquay. Terence Treeby who won the Devon lation Pairs, Weymouth BC, 2pm. Mar
County Master Regional Master Diary Dates: Dec 7, Men’s & Women’s
Mr S Bunyan
Mixed Pairs on the 20th September; 15, Swiss Teams for the Weymouth Col-
Mr H F Bacon Teams, Ladock; Jan 10, Falmouth Pairs,
Mr R Chantler Mr M C Jones
John and Joy Murray Brown, Joy Pellow lege Trophy, Preston BC, Weymouth, 2pm.
Mrs R Johnstone Falmouth BC; Jan 18, Star Masters & and Terence Treeby who won the
Mr D Jukes Mrs EM Le Maistre
Tredova Cup, Ladock; Jan 25, Men’s and Cornwall Green-pointed Swiss Teams,
Mr N Oakley
County Master Ladies’ Pairs, Ladock. with Mike Booth, Pat Mead, Andy Essex
Dr MK Osborn
Mr R Stepney Dr R Endean Tooley and Val Manicom second. www.essexbridge.co.uk
District Master District Master Cumbria Congratulations also to the winners
Mrs L Bell
Mr CE Dale of the 2007-2008 section Leagues: East Val Mollison and Nicole
Dr I Haigh Mrs R Lycett www.ccdba.co.uk
Mr B A Powell
Section – Div. 1, John Edwards; Div. 2, Cook on achieving their
Mrs LD Haigh THE new season started with the IMPs Ruth Edmondson; Div. 3, Nigel Hamlyn.
Mr M Hughes Mrs M S Robilliard County Tournament Dir-
Area Master Pairs Competition: 1. Ken Anderson – South Section – Div. 1, Tim Walton; Div.
Mrs J Rushworth ector’s qualification.
Mr MF Timms Mrs A G Arden Tony Bartlett (48); 2. Babs Matthews – 2, Steve Quinn. North Section – Div. 1, A meeting was held
Mr RK Wilkinson Ms MM Boyd David Strawbridge (33); 3. Mary Edgar – Alison Pollock; Div. 2, Jen Harris.
with club representatives to discuss the
Area Master Anne Harrison (31). The Devon Charity Simultaneous
Miss A Anderson new EBU proposals. The evening was
Mrs J Allan The County Autumn Sim Pairs attrac- Pairs was held on 22nd September; five
Mrs I Bakewell Mr B Troy well attended, resulting in a lively dis-
ted an entry of 81 pairs: 1. Peter Steele – clubs participated. Results: 1. J. Clarke – cussion and exchange of views.
Mr A Barker Cornwall Clive Tranter (66.04%); 2. David Straw-
Mr T Brass Mrs B. Miller (Honiton Club); 2. G. National results: in the EBU Scarbo-
7 Star Premier bridge – John Maclachan (65.97%); 3. J.
Mrs J Galvin Master Dodd – Ken Wood (Honiton Club); 3. rough Congress, the team of Val and Paul
Mrs MB MacKenzie
Mrs P Deal Turner – A. Carter (65.95%). Derek Brown – Joy Murray Brown Mollison, and Roger and Jill Tattersfield,
Ross The Pro-Am Teams had an increased
6 Star Premier (Torquay Club). Last season five clubs came joint second in the Teams A Final,
Mr TAM Wayland
Master entry this year. This very enjoyable event and ninety pairs took part and raised, and Roger and Jill finished in joint 11th
Mrs AJ Barker was won by Millidge, Baelz, Carter and with donations, approximately £840 for
Mrs GM Clayton place in the Swiss Pairs. In the Brighton
Mrs N Quimson
2 Star Premier Atkinson with 79 points. Mitchell, Mos- the Dame Hannah Rogers Trust. This
Master Summer Congress, Peter Franklin – Alan
Local Master sop, Rogerson and Anderson were second event is held five times during the season; Mayo with their team-mates were 6th
Mrs J Cant
Mrs PC Pennell
Tournament also with 79, having been beaten by the if you wish to support this worthwhile equal in the Brighton Bowl; in the Swiss
Cambs & Hunts Master winners in their match. Turner, Jackson, charity, please contact Paul Ainsworth Pairs, Manny Marks and partner finished
Life Master Mr JV Deal Edgar and Harrison (73) were third. 01803 752846. in fourth place. In the National Pairs
Mrs EAC Howard 3 Star Master The Murray League has started with Diary Dates: Dec 14, Torquay Swiss final, Cecil Leighton – Jacek Lapszys
Premier National Mrs J Doyle an encouraging entry of 19 teams and is
Pairs, Torquay Bridge Club. Jan 10-11, were the highest-placed Essex pair, in
2 Star Master being run by Mike Dunstan this year.
Mrs S Sheasby Mr RJ Harrison John Woolcott Weekend, ISCA Centre 17th place; in the National Newcomers
National Master Mrs JM Stone Exeter. Jan 13, National Pairs Heat, Pairs, Rick Westover – Veronica O’Brien
Mrs C Bull Master Derbyshire Kingsbridge Regal Bridge Club. Feb 7-8, were the highest-placed Essex pair,
4 Star Premier Mrs J Vaughan Petit Congress (Torquay Bridge Club). finishing in 20th place.
Regional Master County Master www.dcba.org.uk The Hertfordshire Green Pointed Swiss
Mr T E D Shaw Mr AJ Biggs Teams was won by Alan Mayo, Peter
THE India Cup for
1 Star Premier Cumbria Teams of Four was
Dorset Franklin, Michael Grounds and team
Mr P Last 3 Star Premier narrowly won by Ron www.dorsetbridge.org.uk mate. In the Surrey One Day Events,
Regional Master Michael Wren – Richard Perryman were
10 Star Regional McEwan, Stephen Lally, COUNTY Results: Flem-
Mr D Mullany
Master Howard Melbourne and mich Cup (7 teams): 1. third in the Swiss Pairs, and Ray Clarke,
Mr P Morgan 1 Star Premier
Master Giles Foster. They were Martin Brook, Helen Bernie Hunt, Ray Cornell and David
13 Star Premier only 1 IMP ahead of Paul Madden, David Ackroyd, Frank and Clark were seventh in the Swiss Teams.
Mrs S Rogerson
Master Winners of recent Essex events:
Mr K Jackson 4 Star Master Briggs, Steve Cave, Derek Brooks. Shirley Groome; 2. Miles Cowling, Bob
1 Star Premier
Mrs A Carter Derbyshire teams were the overall McRobert, Phil and Jo Norman. George Curtis Swiss Teams: 1. Michael
Master 3 Star Master winners of the Three Counties event Hardwick Cup (14 teams): 1. Martin Watson, Jacek Lapszys, Phil Collier, Peter
Mr J H Brown Brook, Helen Ackroyd, Ann Sharples Scotting; 2. Sandy Riach, Rob Elliott,
Ms V Flawn against teams from Nottinghamshire and
Mrs C Parker Advanced Master Ann and Terry Clark; 3. Patrick O’Gara,
Leicestershire. and Daphne Philipps; 2. Laurie and
3 Star Master Mr RA Bradbury
Mr C Hamilton Liz Hall, David Taylor, Annice and Mary Gordon, and John and Shirley Sue French, Wendy Coldham, Pat Watson.
Mr P Lefort Autumn Seniors: 1. Allan Greenstein –
Mrs W Lefort Derbyshire Howard Morton, Ken and Fay Stanyon, Durrant.
Ron McEwan and David Marshall repre- National Results: EBU Sim Pairs 15th Yvonne Dias; 2. Alan Green – Frank
2 Star Master 2 Star Regional
Mr IG Hill sented Derbyshire in the Edgar Foster September (1826 pairs): 16. Martin Brook Morrison; 3. Peter Oake – Ray Cornell.
Advanced Master Mr R Floutier Cup Pairs Competition at the Stafford- – Helen Ackroyd; 16th September (2334 Diary Dates: Feb 22, Helliar Trophy;
Mr IW Davies Mr A Kenny shire Showground. Their joint cumulative pairs): 30. Peter Stockton – Mike Caruana. Mar 11, Essex Spring Seniors; Mar 27,
score put them in first place as a team. Guernsey Congress: Swiss Pairs: 18. Brian Gwen Herga Trophies.
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