Gold Cup Entries Due
Entries for the Gold Cup, Britain's most prestigious knockout teams event, are due by September 22nd. More details and online entry at www.bridgegreatbritain.org
WBU Teams Leagues
In the 2014-15 season the WBU is starting a new set of league competitions, with a Premier Division instead of trials, as well as Area Leagues. See here for more information, and forms.
The first WBU Overseas Holiday Congress is at The Grande Real Santa Eulalia Resort Hotel & Spa, Albufeira, Portugal on 9th-16th October 2014. Mounted jointly with the CBAI and organised for us by First for Bridge. More information. Brochure
The North Wales Green Point Swiss Pairs is on 12 October at Northop near Chester. Brochure
The Porthcawl Congress is on 28-30 November. Brochure
The selectors invited applications from teams interested in representing Wales in the European Championships in Croatia or the Commonwealth Nations Bridge in Glasgow. A trial was held on 19-20 July for the Commonwealth event - more information regulations (revised). Results
The selectors have now decided that the teams for the Commonwealth Nations Bridge Championship in Glasgow will be Mike Tedd & John Salisbury, Gary Jones & Tim Rees, Patrick Jourdain & Tony Ratcliff who will be the Medal Teamand Patrick Shields & Paul Denning, Julian Pottage & Richard Plackett who will be the "Non-Medal" team.
1/9/14: More information about the new WBU Teams Leagues
1/9/14: Results of the Welsh Foursomes
18/8/14: Results of the Aberystwyth Congress
11/8/14: More information about the Premier Division of the new teams leagues
8/8/14: Teams for Commonwealth Nations Bridge announced.
5/8/14: Results of the WWBA and EWBA August GP events
22/7/14: Brochure now available for the Porthcawl Congress on 28-30 November (slight revision 23/7)
22/7/14: Ruling by Laws & Ethics committee
21/7/14: Results of the Trial for the Commonwealth Nations bridge
14/7/14: Results of the Mid-Wales Congress
8/7/14: Results of the North Wales Swiss Pairs
20/6/14: The European Championships are about to start
20/6/14: Keith Butler is now Liaison and Education Officer. His introduction
20/6/14: Revised regulations for Commonwealth trial posted
16/6/14: Results of the Club Teams of 8
11/6/14: For World Bridge Series in China on 10-25 October 2014 see www.2014wbsc.com
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