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

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.

West Section League 2016/17 - Last Call

The West Section League will run on third Friday of each month from October – Division 1 is open and Division 2 is restricted and is especially suitable for improvers. Closing date for entries is 30th September. Contact Ros Morgan (rosalind_morgan@sky.com) if you are interested.

September Achievements

Welsh Foursomes
Stefan Lindfors and Warner Solomon were in the second placed team.

Cornwall Congress
Barry Smale and Clare Hamon won the Championship Pairs; Steven Rafferty and Roger Gowling were in second place and Jean Harrison and Betty Golding won the Consolation Pairs; Stefan Lindfors was in the winning team.

Guernsey Congress
Ann Slee, Alison Pollok, Ruth Edmondson and Brigid McElroy tied for second place in the Swiss teams and won the the Pivot teams on a split tie; Ros Morgan was in the team that was won the multiple teams and also in the team that was third in the pivot teams.

Selections for WL against East Wales and Avon 2016

The teams selected are:

A Team: Richard Lingham and Ann Slee, Mike Orriel and Stefan Lindfors.
B Team: Graham Hoare and Barry Smale, Howard Kent Webster and Margaret Mardlin.
C Team: Roland Wilkinson and Barry Goddard, Jonathan Jenkins and Bill MacIntyre.

A Team: Peter Bowles and Mike Orriel, Joe and Gillian Fawcett, Ruth Edmondson and Brigid McElroy, Alison Pollok and Stefan Lindfors.
B Team: David Clarke and Jeanine Keith, Barry Smale and Clare Hamon.
C Team: Roland Wilkinson and Barry Goddard, Paul Dickens and Glenn Walker (provisional).

Really Easy Congress 2016

The West Section has not had enough interest registered in the Really Easy Congress to justify running it this year. Anyone who was considering entering, why not enter the main competition? It's very friendly and not everyone else entering is a Grand Master! 

July Achievements

Harry Anoyrkatis has been promoted to Grand Master.

Carmen Ruiz-Castell and David Southcombe playing with David Woulds and Janis Maurins won the Gloucestershire and Herefordshire Green Point Swiss Teams and Ian Walsh and Peter Bowles playing with Edward Leatham and Nick Forrest were second.