Tuesday, 18th February 2020, 9:32am

 

 








 
 
 

Monday, 17th February 2020
Penultimate Yorkshire League Match


There were some very closely fought matches in the Yorkshire League on 16th February.  Bradford results were as follows:-

 

Bradford A v Sheffield B         Lost 8-12

Bradford B v  Keighley B       Won 12-8

Bradford C v  Garforth B        Won 14-6

Bradford D v Huddersfield D  Lost 6-14

Bradford E v Huddersfield F.   Lost 9-11

 

The final League match will be on 8th March.  Good luck to all our teams then!!





Wednesday, 12th February 2020
Flitch Winners


Congratulations to Sharon and Stephen Halston who won the Flitch competition on 12th February. Pauline and Chris Fort came second, Well done to both pairs.





Monday, 27th January 2020
Yorkshire League Match 5


Our C and D teams both won in the 5th Yorkshire League match and the E team match was a draw.  The A and B teams unfortunately lost despite playing well and putting up a good fight.  Good luck to all our teams in the next match!!





Sunday, 19th January 2020
Yorkshire League Match 4A


Very well done to our E team who won their match against Halifax D on 19th January with a score of 16-4. 

 

Round 5 matches will be played 26th January and all our teams will be competing then.





Tuesday, 14th January 2020
Yorkshire Pairs


The Yorkshire Pairs  is the major Open Pairs competition in the County with the top 5 pairs being invited to represent Yorkshire in the EBU county pairs championship. 

 

Three Bradford members were competing in this top level match on January 12th and all did extremely well. Alan Jarvis, playing with a member of Leeds, came first and Stuart Davies and partner George Bak came second. Good luck to them all in the inter county final!





Thursday, 9th January 2020
The 100 Club


The Club runs a popular 100 Club which gives participating members a chance to win a prize and also raises some money for the bridge club

 

Members donate £10 each and, on a Monday evening, a name is drawn to see who has won.  In a normal draw  the prize is £10 but on the first Monday in the month the prize is £20 and there are large bonus prizes at Christmas. If you would like to join in please see Morris Brown or leave a note for him behind the bar.  The first draw of the new season will be on May 4th.





Sunday, 5th January 2020
Yorkshire League Match 4


Congratulations to our A and B teams who both won their fourth round match and to the E team whose closely fought match resulted in a draw. The full results together with the current rank order for each division can be seen on the YCBA website.





Thursday, 19th December 2019
Christmas Celebration Thanks


Club members had a great time at the Christmas Celebration held on 18th December.  Many, many thanks to Margaret Andrews and her helper Lauri.    The food was really lovely and much appreciated.  THANK YOU!!





Tuesday, 17th December 2019
New Year's Eve - No Drive


This is just a reminder that there will be NO DRIVE on the afternoon of Tuesday 31st December. The Tuesday drives will resume the following week.





Sunday, 15th December 2019
Yorkshire League Match 3A


Our E team played exceptionally well on December 15th winning their match by 20-0.  A really great result.

 

The next match is for all teams and will be played on January 5th.





Wednesday, 11th December 2019
Tuesday Afternoon Drive December 17th


The Tuesday afternoon drive is holding its Christmas buffet next Tuesday December 17th  starting at 12.30-12.45pm with bridge at 1.30pm.  People are bringing along some snacks and everyone is welcome.





Friday, 6th December 2019
Bradford Member's Great Success in San Francisco


Gill Copeland,  with son Tom, has been playing in the National American Bridge Congress in San Francisco with resounding success.  There were about 1,000 tables in play each day and many different events with Gill and Tom coming first out of 385 players in the  final they were competing in on December 1st.    

It's great to know that Bradford players can do so well in a national congress in another country!!  





Tuesday, 3rd December 2019
News about Margaret Brayshaw


Good news.  Margaret is out of hospital and she returned home on December 4th!





Monday, 2nd December 2019
Yorkshire League Round 3


Round 3 was not as good for us as the previous two rounds have been but our A team is to be congratulated on a win and the E team drew their match. The full results can be seen on the YCBA website www.ycba.co.uk - then click onto Yorkshire League, then Match 3. The current rank order for each division can also be found there. The next match is for the E team only and will take place on December 15th.





Tuesday, 26th November 2019
Muriel Skinn


Muriel's funeral will be at Nab Wood   on Friday November 29th at 2 p.m.   She was a lovely person who was very supportive of the Club.    We send our sympathy to her family. 





Thursday, 21st November 2019
News about Margaret Brayshaw


Margaret has been transferred to Ward F6 in St Luke's Hospital.  We all wish her well and hope that she will be feeling better soon.





Monday, 18th November 2019
CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION


Our Christmas Celebration this year will be on Wednesday 18th December.

We're starting at 6.00 p.m. with wine and nibbles and there will be bridge to follow!    

All members welcome.   It's certain to be a great evening!!





Sunday, 10th November 2019
Yorkshire League Round 2


The second round of the Yorkshire League took place on 10th November with resounding successes for our top three teams.  The D and E teams played well but unfortunately lost in this particular match  - better luck next time!.  Results were as follows:-

 

Bradford A v Doncaster  A    Won 16-4

 

Bradford B v Hull B           Won  20-0

 

Bradford C  v  Ilkley D       Won 12-8

 

Bradford D v Wakefield  D  Lost 6-14

 

Bradford  E v Keighley E     Lost 4-16

 

The next match is on December 1st.