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Exeter Bridge Club New Venue
Monday 12 February

Jan 15, 2018

Following a successful preview session at the new venue, Exeter Bridge Club have confirmed that they will be moving permanently from the Isca centre to Gypsy Hill Hotel, Gipsy Hill Lane, Pinhoe, Exeter…

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2018 Devon Pairs for the Julia Chadwick Trophy

Jan 12, 2018

The Devon Pairs' Final will be on Sunday 18 February at the Gyspy Hill Hotel, Exeter and green points will be awarded (half the pairs in the final will receive at least .25 of a green point). Any pair…

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John Woolcott Weekend
6-7 January 2018

Jan 07, 2018

The John Woolcott was held over the weekeend. Congratulations to Carmen Ruiz-Castell and David Southcombe who won the Championship Pairs (pictured with Jean Whitlam presenting the prize),

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Winter 2017 Success

Dec 05, 2017

Porthcawl Congress Teams
Ian Walsh and Mike Walsh were in the team that finished second in the A Final.
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WL Devon v Cornwall 2017/18

Nov 28, 2017

The results of the match against Cornwall on 25 November are:

A Team won 20-0: Warner Solomon, Alex Maddocks, Peter Bowles, Mike Orriel.

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Tollemache Qualifying 2018
18-19 November

Nov 28, 2017

The team that was selected to go to the EBU inter county qualifying weekend was:
Gillian and Joe Fawcett, Jim Grant and Stefan Lindfors, Warner Solomon (captain) and Alex Maddocks, Willie Hamilton…

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WL Devon v Avon 2017/18

Nov 01, 2017

The results of the match against Avon on 28 October are:

A Team (8) won 20-0: Joe Fawcett, Gillian Fawcett, Sean Mekie, Howard Kent-Webster, Peter…

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Devon Club Teams-of-8 Championship
Sunday 28 January

Nov 01, 2017

Any team of eight players from the same club may enter. There is no limit on the number of teams from each club. Each entry must be submitted by the club. In addition, EBU rules for their Garden Cities…

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Committee News

Oct 20, 2017

Full minutes from the September meeting can be found here

  • Terence Treeby…
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Devon Knock-Out Teams 2017-18
(Western Morning News)

Oct 18, 2017

The draw has been made for the knock-out teams and it can be found here.

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West Section News

Oct 18, 2017

BHF Swiss Teams – NB starts at 2pm 26th Nov – entry form on this website (right hand column).

West Section League – so far limited expressions of interest;…

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South Hams Charity Swiss Teams
8 October 2017

Oct 11, 2017

The South Hams Charity Swiss Teams was held at Thurlestone Parish Hall on Sunday October 8th. There were 17 tables, and 48 boards were played in six sets of eight. The event was organised by Kingsbridge…

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WL Devon v East Wales 2017/18

Oct 07, 2017

The results of the match against East Wales on 7 October are:

A Team won 13-7: Harry Anoyrkatis, Sally Anoyrkatis, Ann…

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Devon Teams 2017/18

Sep 29, 2017

We need more entries for the green pointed knock-out Devon Teams. The first round losers will play in the plate. The entries close on Friday 6 October so  don't miss out - enter now.

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Autumn Success

Sep 26, 2017

Premier Grand Master 
Congratulations to Mike Walsh who has been promoted to the rank of Premier Grand Master.

Cornwall Congress 
Clare Hamon and…

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Plymouth Congress
16-17 September 2017

Sep 18, 2017

The Plymouth Congess was held over the weekeend. It was a month earlier than usual which hopefully accounted for the slightly disappointing numbers. Congratulations to Ann Slee and Richard Lingham who…

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Sep 04, 2017

The new season of leagues will be getting underway soon. If you haven't entered your team yet, please contact:

East League (3 div): Jonathan Jenkins 01392 874019 email…

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Summer Success

Sep 04, 2017

Welsh Ladies Event Weekend
Ann Slee and Viv Mably won the Pairs.

East-Wales Green Point Weeklend
Ann Husk and Sue Gregory came third in the Swiss…

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Robin Barker

Aug 05, 2017

Congratulations to Robin Barker, from Exeter, who has been promoted to Deputy Chief Tournament Director of the EBU. Look out for hid Q&A in English Bridge.

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Palace Hotel

Jul 05, 2017

The Palace Hotel Torquay is closing at the end of July 2017. As a consequence the Devon Congress in April 2018 will be transferring to the TLH Toorak Hotel.

The Torquay Congress in November…

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