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Welcome to the DBA web site

Please help keep these pages up to date by emailing us with news.

Links to recent results can be found on the left. Events for the next three months, entry forms and committee news on the right.

Instead of trying to keep a website calendar and paper calendar in sync, we are moving over to a Google calendar. Hopefully all the links work as expected, please email Ruth if links aren't appearing or are broken. You'll see the biggest change on the calendar page. Please note, we are updating the calendar for the 2017/18 season and any dates after July 2017 are draft.

Quick links (links to recent results and events for the next three months) are at the bottom of the page, accessed via the button above.


WL Devon v Dorset 2017

The teams selected for the match against Dorset on 4 February are:

A Team: Jim Grant and Stefan Lindfors, Gillian and Joe Fawcett.
B Team: Alison Pollok and Richard Watkins, Carol Ritzen and Richard Carter.
C Team: John Boxall and Roger Luckham, Mike Gregory and Peter Cresswell.


2017 Devon Pairs Heats

The Devon Pairs' Final will be on Sunday 19 February at the Isca Centre and green points will be awarded (all pairs in the final receive at least 0.25 green point). Any pair achieving 50% or more in a heat will qualify for the two session final. The following clubs will be holding heats with more to follow:

Visitors may want to check the club websites or email the contact.

Exmouth
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Mon, 23 Jan 1.50pm Woodbury Village Hall
Newton Abbot
email
Wed, 25 Jan 7pm Newton Abbot Racecourse
Barnstaple
email
Thu, 26 Jan 7pm Roundswell Centre
Torquay
email
Fri, 27 Jan 7pm Torquay Bridge Club
Taw Vale Mon, 30 Jan 7pm Roundswell Centre
Plymouth
email
Mon, 30 Jan 7pm Plymouth Bridge Club
Armada
email
Mon, 6 Feb 7pm

Please note that players must declare in advance if their attempt to qualify is at another club on a later date. Also, no-one may make a second attempt to qualify if they miss first time.


John Woolcott Weekend 2017

The John Woolcott Weekend was held over the weekend of 7-8 January. Congratulations to the winners: Harry Anoyrkatis and Howard Kent-Webster who won the Championship Pairs and Andrew Leslie, Donald Pearson, Norman Massey and Betty Golding who won the Swiss Teams.

winners

Thanks to Robin Barker for directing and to the hard workers in the East Section for the organisation.


Andrew Robson Tour March 2017

All DBA and non DBA members are welcome to a series of Andrew Robson workshops. The DBA is heavily subsiding these workshops so the cost is only £10 for DBA members (£20 for non-DBA members).

Andrew will travel to all corners of the county from Monday 20 March to Thursday 23 March 2017. Venues and workshop topics with details of how to book your place can be found here (pdf file).


West Section League

There will be no league on Friday Dec 16. The remaining dates are Fridays Jan 20, Feb 17 and Mar 17 2017.


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