rankings for all players in the division.
Spring EBU Really Easy Afternoon: 1st, Petra Bromfield -
Gerry Seal; 8th, Stephen and Ted Munt; 12th, Mary Downes -
George Curtis Blue-pointed Teams: 1. Margaret Curtis,
David Sherman, Peter Franklin, Frank Morrison; 2. Malcolm
Harris, Maria Budd, Graham Beeton, Rick Hanley.
World Wide Sim Pairs: Fri (4301 pairs) 275th: Graham
Foster - Marc Chawner; Sat (3881 pairs) 273rd: Mike Rand -
Diary dates: Sept 2, Essex & Herts GP Swiss Pairs. Sept 27,
Essex & Herts GP Swiss Teams. Oct 25, Fletcher Trophy and
Cup for Clubs. Oct 28, Autumn Seniors.
Hants and IoW
NATIONAL Pairs Final: 4th Miles Cowling -
David Jones. Northampton One-day GP Swiss
Pairs: 1st Karen Dewar - Adrian Fontes. HIOW
One-day GP Swiss Teams: 3rd Helen Kinloch,
Tony Page, Clare and Ian Fearon; 4th Andy Hughes, Steve
Preston, Nicholas Craik, Dave Huggett. Petersfield Blue
Pointed Swiss Pairs: 1st Helen Kinloch - Tony Page; 2nd Miles
Cowling - Bob McRobert; 4th Iain Climie - Chris Kinloch.
Waller Bowl (B&B Club Pairs final): 1st Stuart Strachan - Paul
Hirszowicz. Chiltern Bridge League Elimination Pairs Final:
2nd Keith Terrell - Gill Weeks; 4th Stuart Strachan - Eleanor
Diary dates: Sept 20, Candover Swiss Teams, Romsey. Oct
4, Mixed Pairs and/or Ladies'/Men's Pairs, at either Winchester
or Romsey. Oct 18, Wessex Swiss Teams, Romsey. Entries via
HIOW website or Steve Preston ( 02380 702934.
THIS has been a much better season in the Western League.
The A Team won four and lost three and came 3rd in their
division; the B Team won three and lost four and came 6th,
and the C Team won six, lost one and came 3rd.
Carol and Albert Brown were in the team that came 5th
equal in the Cheltenham Congress Green Point Swiss Teams.
Full results of all county competitions are on our website.
Diary dates: Sept 4, Annual General Meeting, 7pm, Much
Birch Community Centre. Sept 18, Inter-club Teams Round
One, 7pm, Ledbury. Oct 3, Ladies' and Men's Pairs, 10.30am,
NORTHERN Easter Festival: winners of both
the Mixed Pairs and the Swiss Pairs were Paul
and Fiona Littlewood.
Diary dates: Sept 8, Senior Teams (incl.
buffet lunch), 11am, Bridge Centre WGC.
Sept 26, Green-pointed Swiss Pairs; Sept 27, Green-pointed
Swiss Teams; both events start at 12 noon at Haileybury
School, Hertford Heath. Oct 2, Really Easy Pairs, 2pm, Baptist
Church Hall, Watford. Oct 12, Hatfield Heath Swiss Teams,
1.45pm, Hatfield Heath BC. Nov 1, Rose Bowl Teams of Four,
12 noon, Bridge Centre WGC.
HUBERT Phillips Plate winners: Leigh and Sarah
Chapman, Michael Prior and Mike Hampton.
Christine Kempton - Phil Jones were =1st in the
Sussex Green Point Swiss Pairs.
Pachabo Cup: the team of Gerald and Stuart
Tredinnick, Norman Selway and Jeremy Willans was 3rd.
Garden Cities Final: Derek Patterson's Chislehurst team,
having won their regional final, came 3rd out of the 8 finalists.
Bill Gardner had successes in two congresses. In the SBU
Overseas Corfu Congress, Bill and his partner (Mike Bell) won
the Swiss Pairs, Pre-congress Pairs, Open Pairs, Men's Pairs and
the Final Night Party Pairs; Bill and his team also won the
Open Teams (on a split tie). At the Yorkshire Congress, Bill and
his partner won the Secondary Teams event for the second
year. He also was 2nd in the main Pairs event. Congra tu lations
New biographies of Kent people now on the website:
Edward Parker; Dorothy Pearson. Updated: Dimmie Fleming;
CONGRATULATIONS go to Nick and Sue
Woodcock on winning the Swiss Pairs at the Jersey
Congress. They also finished 4th in the Corwen
Congratulations also to Catherine Draper - Andrew
Woodcock who played in the Manchester BC team that won
the Garden Cities. The Bolton BC team of Austin Barnes - Jeff
Smith, Stuart Norris - Rod Greenhalgh, Mike
Nicholson - Des King, Paul and Hilda
Williams qualified for the final and ended 6th.
Diary dates: Aug 1, Northern Bridge
League, Round 1. Aug 2, Preston Pairs,
Preston Bridge Club. Aug 29, Northern Bridge
League, Round 2. Sept 4-6, Bolton Congress,
Bolton Bridge Club. Sept 12, Northern Bridge
League, Round 3. Sept 20, LCBA Mixed Pairs,
Bolton Bridge Club.
THE 2015 AGM was held in
June. The committee reports
were adopted, and officers were
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Manchester's Pachabo winners, from the left: John Holland, Alan Mould,
Michael Byrne, Michael Newman and Rodney Lighton.