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supported. We also agreed that social players and learners will
never travel as much as competitive players will, and for this
reason we need our activities to be less Cheltenham-centric.
Hants and IoW
SPRING Bank Holiday Congress:
Champ Pairs A finalist: Jeremy Dhondy; B final: 1st, Bill
Staffs and Shrops 1-day GP Swiss Teams:
1st, John Dakin.
Cheltenham 1-day GP Swiss Teams:
Joint 2nd, Adrian Fontes & John Jones, Andrew Bennett &
Richmond Swiss Pairs:
4th, Steve Tearle & Tracey Adams.
Avon 1-day GP Swiss Teams:
4th, Karen Dewar & Adrian Fontes, Pauline Serby & John
Cahalan Cup (Knock-out teams of 4):
Steve Preston & Dave Huggett, Sonia Zakrzewski & Gareth
League of 4 Div 2:
Lilias Lamont & Yves Lebrec, Mike Kinsey & Tony Truluck.
Philip Graham Teams of 4:
Andy Hughes & Jeremy Dhondy, Steve Preston & Dave
Bob McRobert & Miles Cowling.
Petersfield Swiss Pairs:
Beryl Mullins & Marilyn Fine.
Bayer No Fear Sim Pairs:
Betty Elkins & Phil Munday.
Diary dates: 17 Sept, Candover Swiss Teams. 15 Oct,
Mixed/Married Pairs. Both at Romsey starting at 2pm. Entries
via HIOW website.
PLEASE note that, following on from the retirement of Mike
Minting, the county has a new tournament secretary, Jacqui
Collier, who can provide information and take bookings for
all HBA events. Contact on firstname.lastname@example.org
Many congratulations to Hitchin BC jumping 12 places to
No 42 in the country's list of top clubs (joining Welwyn GC
and Sobell in the top 50).
Welwyn GC bridge club is organising a Pairs League as a
new event on the 2nd Wed of each month, starting 13 Sep info
Watford BC is hosting Minibridge sessions for children
from 26 July to 30 August - info and booking details can be
found on www.bridgewebs.com/watford/
Diary dates: 23-24 Sep, HBA September GP event, Ware.
25 Sep, St Albans BC Swiss Pairs - info and booking details
can be found on www.bridgewebs.com/stalbans
12 Sep, HBA Seniors Teams, Welwyn GC. info and booking
details on www.bridgewebs.com/herts/
NORMAN Selway & Nick Irens were part of the winning
England team in the Senior Camrose (Teltscher Trophy).
The EBU's Pachabo Cup was won by the Kent team of
Mike Hampton, Phil Bailey, Patrick Collins and Peter Law.
The Garden Cities Regional final was won by Tunbridge
Wells BC - Colin Wilson, Gerald Soper, Espen & Helen
Erichsen, Frances Connell and Steve Barnfield.
Kent's green-pointed Swiss Teams was won by Jeremy
Willans and Ian Draper (playing with Neil & Anne Rosen,
Middx) see picture above.
In Sussex Michael Collins & Keith Ashcroft won the
green-pointed Swiss Pairs.
The Phillimore Cup (Swiss Pairs) was won by Kay Preddy
& Norman Selway.
The Arnold Cup (County Teams of 4 Knock-out
Championship) was won by Nick Irens, Norman Selway, Kay
Preddy, Espen & Helen Erichsen. The Arnold Plate was won
by Christine Kempton, Norman Inniss, Hugh Llewellyn-Jones
& Tony Price.
Kent League winners:
North West Kent Div 1 (Gill Cup) - Team Inniss;
North West Kent Div 2 - Team Gibbons;
East Kent (Dover Cup) - Team Adamson;
South West Kent (Pearson Cup) - not played for;
Mid Kent (Aveling Trophy) - not played for.
The Brook Shield (Kent Area League play-off) was awarded
to North West Kent, Team Inniss.
South Eastern Bridge League:
West Kent Inter-Schools Bridge Tournament:
Secondary Schools winners:
1st, Tonbridge Girls Grammar School; 2nd, Weald of Kent
Primary School winners:
1st & 2nd, Weald Community Primary School
Diary dates: 1 Oct, Dyer Smith/Hunter Cup (mixed pairs),
TWBC, 11am; 28-29 Oct, KCBA Congress - Saturday bluepointed
Swiss Pairs; Sunday blue-pointed Swiss Teams.
Please see www.kcba.org.uk for up to date results, news of
events and entry forms.
Kent Green-pointed Swiss Teams winners from left:
Anne Rosen, Ian Draper, Jeremy Willans, Neil Rosen