Newcastle Bridge Club holds seven sessions of duplicate bridge each week – both daytime and evenings – and all players are welcome. The venue is close to Broadmeadow railway station and is also serviced by bus routes. There is disability access and off street parking is available. Tea, coffee and biscuits are included in the table fees which are $6 for members and $7 for non-members. The Club will help arrange a partner if required.
Bridge lessons for beginners are held throughout the year. For full details about the lessons in progress click here .
For more information contact Wayne Morgan – Mobile 0488 298 599 or Home 02 4962 1816.
A set of bridge lessons for improving players commenced on Tuesday 21 April and on Thursday 23 April. For full details about the lessons click Lessons Details
For more information contact Ken Wilks – Mobile: 0411 048 540 or Home 02 4954 2339.
For instructions on completing an ABF System Card click here
Newcastle Bridge Club’s Annual Congress will be held again this year at the ‘Bini,’ Janet Street, Jesmond. The pairs events take place on Saturday 13 June and the teams events on Sunday the 14th.
The popular restricted/novice category introduced last year will again be available. As usual, the incomparable Matthew McManus will be directing. And, as an innovation in 2015, both days will be fully catered by ALARISS.
Please enter via the NSWBA website . Full details may be found on the brochure by clicking 2015 Congress Brochure or contact the convenor, Eileen Sellers, on 4955 6865.
We look forward to seeing you there.
NBC member Ruth Littler, a war window pensioner, attended the Gallipoli Remembrance service and was singled out by Prince Harry for a cheeky peck on the cheek.
For the full story click here
Two down, one to go.
This is the last chance to represent Newcastle Bridge Club in a major tournament for the year.
While positions have been filled to represent the club in the Country Teams and the State Mixed Pairs Finals, the club’s events for the CLUB PAIRS qualifying, which is also State Pairs qualifying, will be played on a Thursday night, Saturday afternoon and Wednesday in April and May over three rounds.
The opening qualifying series will be on Thursday, April 30, with the second and third rounds on May 7 and 14. The Saturday qualifying events will be played on May 2, 9 and 16 and the Wednesday qualifying events on May 13, 20 and 27.
The final of the club pairs will be held on Sunday 21st June. The State Final will be held on November 14 and 15 at the NSWBA in Sydney.
Play a session with Paul McGrath – for details click Play with Paul