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Congratulations to the winners of the Ciara Burns Gala Pairs
Intermediate A John Forsythe & Valerie Russell
Intermediate B Gladys & David Hutchieson
Novice Eilis Drum &Marie Murphy
Full results on NIBU Online Website here
A provisional calendar for the 2021-2022 season is available here. It is hoped that these events will be held face-to-face at the venues specified, however if this proves to be impossible or inadvisable then efforts will be made to organise them online.
A provisional calendar of CBAI events is available here
Congratulations to the winning Somersetters team:
Ceri Pierce, Eric Cummins, Jette and Ann Bailey
2nd: Agast – Paul Tranmer, Wayne Sommerville, Rex Anderson, David Greenwood
3rd: Urban Foxes – Harold Curran, Anne Fitzpatrick, BJ O’Brien, Terry Walsh, John Murchan, Ruth Connolly
Gilly Clench is inviting female bridge players to participate in a monthly ladies’ event on Realbridge. For more details click here.
The AGM for the NIBU was held on June 27th in La Mon Hotel and Country Club.
Full report and Financial Statements for year end 31/3/21
‘I run an online Junior Bridge Club on a Friday night that combines tuition and play on Realbridge. If you know of any young people, age 12+ years, who might be interested in learning bridge, please get in touch with me.‘
Congratulations to winners of this year’s knockout cups
Team Anderson – Rex Anderson, David Greenwood, Paul Tranmer, Wayne Somerville
Team Hamilton – Ian Hamilton, Sam Hall, Greer Mackenzie, John Ferguson
Team McKeever – Tom McKeever, Ann Hassan, Eric Butterwick, Bill McCormick
Click here for more details.
Sad to report the death of Gerry Fitzgerald, a stalwart of Northern Ireland bridge for the past 50 years
A tribute can be read here