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2020 Accounts and AGMs (updated 17 June)

Jun 17, 2020

The AGM of the Devon Bridge Association will take place online via Zoom on Sunday 12 July 2020 at 11 am. (Agenda)


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Devon Virtual Bridge Club

Jun 16, 2020

Devon now has its own virtual club on BBO (vEBU_DEV).

Please make sure you register for the virtual club before entering an event.

Planned events…

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Online Bridge

May 24, 2020

Although we can no longer meet in person at our bridge clubs, some of the clubs in Devon have set up club games and leagues online. In the club games you will be playing against people you know. All…

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Joy Pellow

May 16, 2020

We regret to announce that Joy passed away on 15 May. She was a long time member of Torquay Bridge Club and served on the South Section Committee.

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Cancelled Events

Mar 16, 2020

Many events have been cancelled in the county for the rest of the season: Winter Pairs, April DBA Sim Pairs, all Leagues (including the Western League), North Section Swiss Pairs.

The EBU has…

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2020-2021 Calendar

Mar 11, 2020

More or less 'definite' bridge dates have now been added to next year's calendar. More will follow as they are agreed. If you know of any events that are missing and 'definite' please

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DBA Sim Pairs for Devon Air Ambulance – Thursday Event

Mar 11, 2020

The Thursday event in this series was played on 27 February at 8 clubs in Devon. 118 pairs took part and the winners were Bob and Margaret Swaffield at Cullompton club. To see full details click on 'Devon Air Amb' in the results panel. The event raised £920.27 despite a smaller entry than in recent years, thanks to generous extra donations for the charity from many players and from the clubs hosting the event.... Read more

Spring 2020 Success

Mar 09, 2020

Wiltshire Green Point Weekend

Rob Lawy and Harry Anoyrkatis won both the Swiss Pairs and the Swiss Teams. They played with Stefan Lindfors and Theo Anoyrkatis in the teams.…

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North Devon Congress 2020

Mar 02, 2020

66 pairs played in the Swiss Pairs and 37 teams in the blue-point Swiss Teams at The Barnstaple Hotel. With the hotel full, the welcoming Wine Reception and Dinner on the Friday and Congress Dinner and Quiz on Saturday evening were very popular. Our thanks go to Mike Fletcher for producing and running the quiz. Congratulations to the pairs winners Mike Bull and Graham Horscroft, the teams winners David S Jones, Jan Duncan, Simon and Debbie Richards and all the other prizewinners.... Read more

WL Devon v Somerset 2019/20

Feb 28, 2020

The teams selected for the match against Somerset on 28 March are:

A Team: Gillian Fawcett and Joe Fawcett, Sam Anoyrkatis and Theo Anoyrkatis.... Read more

WL Devon v Hereford 2019/20

Feb 23, 2020

The teams selected for the match against Hereford on 21 March are:

A Team: Stefan Lindfors, Alex Maddocks, Warner Solomon, Mike Walsh.... Read more

Devon Pairs Final 2020

Feb 18, 2020


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WL Devon v Dorset 2019/20

Feb 16, 2020

The results of the match against Dorset on 1 February are:

A Team won 17-3: Harry Anoyrkatis, Sally Anoyrkatis, Gillian…

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2020 Devon Pairs Heats

Feb 04, 2020

The Devon Pairs' Final will be on Saturday Sunday 16 February at the Gipsy Hill Hotel, Exeter and green points will be awarded to half the field.

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Devon Club Teams-of-8 - Sun 26 Jan 2020

Jan 27, 2020

Thirteen teams took part and the winners, who go through to the EBU Garden Cities Regional Final in Bristol, were Exeter A (Richard Lingham, Ann Slee, Gillian Fawcett, Julian Bacon, Willie Hamilton,…

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Masters Pairs and National Pairs 2020

Jan 27, 2020

These events are being run by Exeter Bridge Club and will be played at Gipsy Hill Hotel:

Masters Pairs on Sunday 1 March: The competition is played as a 2-session, 1-day event…

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DBA Sim Pairs for Devon Air Ambulance – Wednesday Event

Jan 22, 2020


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John Woolcott Weekend, 11-12 January 2020

Jan 12, 2020

The John Woolcott Weekend was run jointly by the East Section and Exeter Bridge Club at Gipsy Hill Hotel over the weekend. Congratulations to the winners: Richard Feetenby and Hilary Anthony who won the A Final, Lin Waddington & Elizabeth Timbrell and Ann Slee & Alison Pollok who were first equal in the B Final and Mike Orriel, Peter Bowles, Ian Walsh & Stefan Lindfors who won the teams.... Read more

North Devon Congress (28 Feb to 1 Mar) Update

Jan 09, 2020

We have now filled The Barnstaple Hotel. However, we do have rooms available at the same price (including dinners at the Barnstaple Hotel) in other Brend Hotels in Barnstaple. Please be aware of this…

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Coming Up

Jan 02, 2020

Qualifiers for the 2020 final on Sunday 16 February at Gipsy Hill Hotel
Thank you to those clubs who are…

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