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Warner Solomon, Alex Maddocks, Jim Grant and Stefan Lindfors have reached the last 16.
Irish Seniors' Congress
Howard Kent Webster playing with Ian Hamilton won the Gala open pairs and was also in the winning team in the Teams' Championship.
Junior Camrose and Peggy Bayer Trophies 2018
These events are played against the home nations, the Junior Camrose is for players under 26 and the Peggy Bayer for those under 21.
Sam and Theo Anoyrkatis were in the England team that won the Peggy Bayer Trophy.
Harry Anoyrkatis was the NPC of the EBU team that came 2nd in the Junior Camrose event.
Full minutes from the March meeting can be found here
The results of the match against Hereford on 17 March are:
A Team lost 9-11: Mike Walsh, Douglas Dunn, Richard Lingham, Ann Slee.
B Team lost 7-13: John Vaughan, Sue Gregory, Enid Hamon, Michael Hamon.
C Team lost 7-13: Tom Biss, Alf Treharne, Maureen Baser, Margaret Flanagan.
As always, the congress was a great success attracting players from far and wide. Even the weather co-operated with bright sunny (though cold) days.
This year an earlier start time was tried on the Saturday and this proved to be very popular. Congratulations to Mike Fletcher and Andew Thompson who won the Swiss Pairs
and to Mike Orriel, Peter Bowles, Stefan Lindfors and Ian Walsh who won the Swiss Teams.
Thanks to Carol Ritzen, Richard Carter, Linda Rafferty and their band of helpers who ensured that the event ran so smoothly.
We are still taking entries for both event but the signs are that the limit of 55 tables will be reached.
The hotel still has rooms (but not singles) available, but these are also now on sale to the public. Please do not leave it too late either to enter or to book accommodation.