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Thursday 25 April 2019

Bridge News - 24th April

There has been a change of date for the May Workshop; it will take place on Friday 24th May instead of 17th May. (The next Dinner/Tournament is still on Tuesday 7th May.) 

Bridge News - 30th March

Please find attached to the main article the lesson notes and the hands used in Friday's Workshop on Forcing 3rd suit. Don't forget to sign in with Jenny or Anne if you want to come to the Dinner/Tournament on Tuesday 2nd April. 

Bridge News - 3rd April

Warm congratulations to our Tuesday champs - Mary and Remy, 1st in NS with 66.44%, and particularly to the firsts in EW - Jean-Philippe and Ian (Cully), with 60.53%! Well done to the runners-up in NS - Jeanne and Monica, and in EW - Jane and Françoise. (Don't forget to sign up for the Workshop Friday 12th April.)

Bridge News - 12th March Tournament results

Warmest congratulations to Mary and Remy, 1st in NS with 60.31% and to Jenny and Joyce, who came 1st in EW with 55.81%. Congratulations also to the close 2nds in NS - Didier and Guy (58.75%) and Nicole and Jean-Paul in EW (55.31%). See the main article for full results. 

Bridge News - 22nd March

Last night we held the first of the Bridge for Beginners series of lessons (the next one is exceptionally on Tuesday 26th). Note the Workshop on Friday 29th March with the subject of Forcing 3rd suit (3me couleur forcing). Please sign up with Claude Jacques if you haven't already done so.

Bridge News - 5th March

Key activities in March: Tuesday the 12th for the Dinner/Tournament (for which there is still plenty of room for participants); Thursday the 21st at 7 pm - Lessons for complete beginners; Friday the 29th for the Workshop. 

Bridge Lessons for Beginners - 21st March at 7 pm

The Bridge Lessons for Beginners sessions started on Thursday 21st March at 7 pm. If you are interested in learning to play, please get in touch with Jenny Pratt (). 

Bridge News - 24th February

Attached to the main article please find some revised materials relating to the 3 No Trump February Workshop. The dates for March are Tuesday the 12th for the Dinner/Tournament, Thursday 21st Beginners Class, and Friday the 29th for the Workshop. 

Bridge News - February 13th - InterClub report

The Bridge Section has two teams in the FFB Interclub competition, and we are delighted to report that they are progressing well in their respective Divisions. 

Bridge News - February 5th Tournament

Warmest congratulations to Guy and Didier, 1st in NS with 63.75%, and to Sally and Pat, 1st in EW with 56.67%. 2nd in NS - Joyce and Claude with 56.25% and in EW Nicole and Jane with 55.42%. 

Bridge News - February 15th Workshop - 3NT Contracts

Don't forget to sign up with Claude for the next Workshop on Friday 15th February on how to make 3 NT contracts.  Attached to the main article you'll find some exercises. 

Bridge News - February perspectives

More information about the Dinner/Tournament on the 5th of February. For the Tournament, we will take part in a "Simultaneous Super Ronde de France", more details in the main article. (And don't forget the Friday 15th workshop, send requests for suggestions to Jenny.)

Bridge News - 18th January Workshop Exercises

Please find attached to the main article a simple exercise for Friday's workshop. You just have to say what you would bid with the hands shown after an opening by your partner and a "take-out double" by your right-hand opponent. 

Bridge News - 9th January 2019

6 tables tuned out for the first tournament of the year. Congratulations to Jean and Christian - 1st in North-South with 58.13% and to Didier and Guy, 1st in East-West with 75.63% (!!!). Our January Workshop on Friday the 18th; please let Claude know as soon as possible if you can attend ().

Bridge News

The next Dinner/tournament evening will be on Tuesday the 8th of January. The Club needs to know by Monday 7th January morning how many we will be for dinner, so we would be most grateful if you could let Anne and Jenny know during the course of the week if you are able to come (). We are still looking for more players!

Bridge News - 20th December

Just a quick reminder that the next Dinner/Tournament Evening will be on Tuesday 8th January. Since both Anne and Jenny will be away until the 4th of January it will be an enormous help to them (and to the restaurant) if you could sign up as soon as possible.

Bridge News - 14th December

Just a quick reminder that the next Dinner/Tournament Evening will be on Tuesday 8th January. Since both Anne and Jenny will be away until the 4th of January it will be an enormous help to them (and to the restaurant) if you could sign up as soon as possible. (Today, of course, is Workshop day!)

Bridge News - 4th December AGM, Dinner, Tournament report

The AGM went very smoothly; everything was adopted/approved without discussion or questions. We had a record number of people for our December tournament and excellent dinner - 10 tables! The main article has the Tournament results. Note: next Workshop on Fri 14th; next Dinner/Tournament 8th January 1019.

Bridge News - AGM - 6:30 pm 4th December

More information about the Bridge Section AGM on to be held at 6:30 pm on Tuesday 4th December, including the Provisional Agenda, the Provisional Minutes of last year's AGM and the Proxy voting form.

Bridge News - 14th November

Both last Friday's Workshop and Tuesday's Dinner/tournament were very well attended. On Tuesday the N/S winners were Jean (Pal) and Christian (Gautier) with 58.49% and in EW the prize went to Henri (Amram) and Jean-Philippe (Loyer) with 63.06%. Now with full results...

Coming soon

22 Apr 2019
Squash Camp
22 Apr 2019
09:00AM - 06:00PM
Easter Tennis Camp
26 Apr 2019
Golf Spring Weekend at Dieppe
27 Apr 2019
Snooker Finals
05 May 2019
Deadline for Tennis Tournament entries
07 May 2019
07:00PM - 11:00PM
Bridge Dinner/Tournament
10 May 2019
07:30PM - 11:00PM
Golf AGM & Dinner
11 May 2019
08:00PM -
Snooker Dinner
11 May 2019
08:00PM -
Flamenco Evening
18 May 2019
Golf Spring Cup
24 May 2019
11:00AM - 05:00PM
Bridge Workshop
25 May 2019
10:00AM - 03:00PM
Junior Cricket Festival
26 May 2019
AGM
26 May 2019
Junior Cricket U15 hard ball match
01 Jun 2019
Junior Cricket LFP CC Twenty20 (TBC)
08 Jun 2019
Queen's Cup Open Squash Tournament
15 Jun 2019
Junior Cricket - British School
29 Jun 2019
11:30AM - 01:00PM
Junior Cricket - Lads vs Dads
06 Jul 2019
Golf President's Cup