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2015-2016 Competitions

Aug 26, 2015

Entries due now for Section Leagues
These start next month. If you haven't yet confirmed your entry or if you have a new team for any of the sections please contact the league…

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Cornwall Congress 2015

Aug 25, 2015

Still room for late entries on all three days of the Congress (18-20 Sept in Bude) - Friday - Novice and Championship Pairs, Saturday - green-pointed Swiss Pairs and Sunday - green-pointed Swiss Teams.

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Brighton 2015

Aug 24, 2015

Congratulations to Mike Hamon for his excellent results in the main Brighton events. He finished 29th in the Swiss Pairs (out of 288) with Paul Brayshaw and 3rd equal in the Four Star Teams 'B' final…

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Play 75%+ Boards for Masterpoints

Aug 04, 2015

It had been announced that as of 1st Aug 2015 clubs would need to use duplicate movements that had players playing greater than 75% of the boards in play for masterpoints to be awarded. In the recent…

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Website Update

Jul 28, 2015

The website has gone through a fairly major overhaul in the past few days although it doesn't look any different. Please email me if you find any problems. If you are using Internet Explorer 8 or below…

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The July 2015 Committee Meeting

Jul 14, 2015

  • The committee agreed that future applications from clubs for help with equipment will not be considered retrospectively.
  • The North Section Committee is negotiating…
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Riviera Congress 3-5 July 2015

Jul 06, 2015

Devon players did well at the Riviera Congress: Richard Lingham, Ann Slee, Ruth Edmondson and Brigid McElroy were second in the Swiss teams; Warner Solomon and Peter Bowles were second in the Swiss…

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The National Inter-County League Final
June 28 2015

Jul 02, 2015

Devon's C team, having won the Western League C Division went on to win The National Inter-County League Final in Coventry. Congratulations to the team of eight: Jeanine Keith and Gwen Watkins, Betty…

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AGM and Teams
14 June 2015

Jun 15, 2015

At the AGM (minutes) on Sunday all the officers were re-elected.

The Chairman highlighted numerous gaps in administration which, if…

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News from the Committee and the May Meeting

Jun 01, 2015

  • The 2011 printed DBA Rule Book has been replaced by an online version (Rulebook2 May 2015). There are separate links online to rules for individual competitions.
  • Steve…
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Hants and IOW Swiss Teams 17 May 2015

May 19, 2015

Congratulations to Ian Walsh, Peter Bowles, Jacek Pietrzycki and Mike Orriel who won the Hants and IOW Green Point Swiss Teams.

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Cheltenham Congress 2015

May 11, 2015

Congratulations to Ann Slee and Alsion Pollok who were first equal in the Championship Pairs and to Richard Lingham, Viv Mably, Phil Palmer and Jenny Fllod who won the Open Teams. 

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Devon Teams Final 2014-2015

May 05, 2015

Congratulations to Stefan Lindfors, Jim Grant, Peter Woods and Willie Hamilton who have won the Devon Teams. They beat Warner Solomon's team in a closely fought final, with the result in doubt up to…

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Pachabo Cup 2015

May 04, 2015

Congratulations to Stefan Lindfors, Willie Hamilton, Pete Wood and Warner Solomon who finished 5th representing Devon in a very strong field in the Pachabo Cup for county teams of four champions.

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2014-2015 Round-Up

Apr 30, 2015

Victor Ludorum    Michael Hamon
Devon Teams    Stefan…
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Braunton Bridge Club's 25th Anniversary

Apr 15, 2015

Braunton celebrated 25 years on 1st April. All members received commemorative pens and there was a buffet and a special cake.

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Devon Congress
10-12 April 2015

Apr 13, 2015

The Devon Congress attracted 112 pairs and 59 teams. It was superbly run (as always) by David Jones and his team with Terence Treeby and his team behind the scenes.

Congratulations to Rob Cliffe…

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