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.

The course of bridge lessons  for beginners commenced on Tuesday 28th July, 2015.   For more information contact Wayne Morgan – Mobile 0488 298 599 or  Home 02 4962 1816.

For instructions on completing an ABF System Card click here

Note the Date – NBC Annual General Meeting, Saturday September 5.

The date for the NBC’s 2015 AGM has changed to Saturday, September 5. The AGM is your chance to have a say in the running of the Club, and all members are welcome to attend.

Any member wishing to  nominate for committee can complete a nomination form available from Graham Rummey

The AGM will start at 11.00am, and be followed by a sausage sizzle for all attendees, with the regular Saturday pairs starting at the usual time of 1.00pm

Hunter GNOT Regional Final

The Regional final of the Hunter GNOTs was held at the Newcastle Bridge Club on Sunday 30th August. Twenty eight teams contested the final to determine three teams to advance to the National final to be held at Tweed Heads on November 27-30.

The teams that qualified for the final are:

Newcastle 1 Chris Dibley Mike Seldon Ken Wilks Michael Simes
Nelson Bay 1 Paul Rooms Mike Skelton Carolyn Seymour Jim Thatcher
Newcastle 3 Pam Robinson Christo Moskovsky Nikki Riszko Andrew Struik

Club Teams Champioship

The finals of the Club Teams Championship, held on 22nd August, were contested by the following teams:

Dibley – Chris Dibley, Mike Seldon, Ken Wilks, Michael Simes
McGrath – Paul McGrath, Ian Walker, Julie Gleeson, Wayne Smith
Thorn – Margaret Thorn, Arthur Anlezark, Anita Stiller, Colleen Wilson
Low – Roy Low, Jodie Swaine, Rod Bell, Wayne Morgan.

In the semi finals, McGrath defeated Low and Thorn defeated Dibley.
McGrath won the final defeating Thorn while Dibley defeated Low in the play off for 3rd and 4th