11th to 13th July 2014 Pos VPs Names 1 110 George Plant / Peter Moss / Derrick Peden / Malcolm Copley 2 103 Carolyn Fisher / Jane Hall / Adrian Knight / Pru Knight 3 102 Robert Clow / Anthony Bates / Tim McKay / Keith Youngs 4 100 Agnes Baxter / Peter Baxter / Janet Latham / Ted Latham 5 96 Cheryl Duddell / Dave Duddell / Dave Hammonds / Dan O'Farrell 6 95 Bob McKinnon / Paul Maiolani / Steve Male / Mike McGinley 7= 92 Bill Gardner / Heather Dhondy / David Liggat / Liz McGowan 7= 92 Gordon Hay / Janet Rixon / Peter Mollard / William Thompson 9 88 Iain Sime / Stephen Peterkin / Tim Rees / Sam Punch 10 87 Mike Stanbury / Ian Rankin / Frank Springett / Jan Springett 11= 86 Veronica Guy / Moray Jeffrey / Lucia Barrett / Fiona Greenwood 11= 86 Chris Duckworth / Trish Matheson / John Matheson / Brian Callaghan 13 82 Stewart Pinkerton / Brian Senior / Nevena Senior / Stewart Duguid 14 79 Kathleen Craig / Robert Innes / Peggy Donaldson / John Donaldson 15= 76 Eileen Carmichael / Fiona Lawson / Marjory Brydon / Judith Louch 15= 76 Steve Kennewell / Val Kennewell / Sue Evans / Dennis Loynes 17 75 Gillian Godfrey / Bobby Dickson / Eddie Lucioni / Laurie Sedar 18= 74 Andrew Cornish / Pat Tuff / David Morrison / Ajit Shivdasani 18= 74 Jean Smallwood / Fran Thornton / Roger Poulter / Pyers Pennant 20 73 Tim Matthews / Babs Matthews / Bill White / Joyce White 21 72 Clive Owen / Christopher Owen / Charles Outred / Violet Outred 22 71 Sheila Galloway / Susan Pell / Alan Dean / Diane Dean 23 70 Flo Glekin / Willie Taylor / George Barlow / Issy Hyman 24 61 Laura Middleton / Cathy Ferguson / Willie Nelson / Peter Hodgson 25 58 Pamela Oglesby / David Oglesby / Bernard Swalwell / Joyce North 26 44 Rose Benson / John Eccleston / Angus Macdonald / Adrianne Cook 27 38 Renee Lees / John Lennon / David King / Denise King
Summer Congress 2014 Open Teams won by George Plant, Peter Moss, Derrick Peden & Malcolm Copley
Sunway Bridge Festival, Sitges
We would like to inform you that the 2nd International Sunway Bridge Festival, Sitges will be held from December 2 to 11 in Hotel Sunway Beach, Golf & Spa in Sitges (Barcelona / Spain). We would be delighted to receive bridge players from your Country in this international event.
Improvers’ Bidding Challenge No 8
Improvers' Bidding Challenge No. 8 Aimed at District/Local/Club Masters and Novices. Entries from those in classes are particularly welcome. Please submit your entries to emailProtector.addCloakedMailto("ep_e5ad3ffd", 1); by 10th...
- Improvers’ Bidding Challenge 7 – April 2017
Summer Bronze Congress won by Katharine Bailey & David Hamilton
Katharine Bailey and David Hamilton won the Bronze event at Peebles Congress last weekend. (photo)
Summer Congress Report from the Bronze Ranks
SBU Peebles Congress for National and Bronze level players. Please read this report about the Bronze section of the SBU Congress held recently at Peebles Hydro. We went to the SBU Summer Congress last weekend! We were rather worried that we had overstepped the mark, but we had been told that the SBU were running a Bronze level player congress, in tandem with their main elite congress. The SBU has recognised that...
26th European Youth Team Championships
The European Youth Team Championships took place in July 2017 in Šamorín, Slovakia. See the team "video postcard" at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Lv30KfU8mc&feature=youtu.be! For the U26 Open Team Championship, the selectors decided to build on the experience gained in the Junior Camrose and selected the same team for the U26 Open Team Championship. Abi Wilson & Jun Nakamaru-Pinder, Gints Freimanis & Stewart...
The SBU has purchased a licence for EBUScore for use in National Events. If any Advanced / National TD needs to download this for use in a national event or practice please contact Christine Walker
Obituary: Sam Leckie
Sam Leckie sadly passed away after a long illness in June 2017. Many of our current players will have no memory of Sam who stopped playing competitive bridge in the 1990s but those of a certain age will remember Sam as a colossus of Scottish Bridge. Sam represented Great Britain in a junior friendly then soon thereafter formed his partnership with Victor Goldberg, described by Liz McGowan in her must read history of...
President's Report - June 2017
One year gone and to be honest due to the resignations a difficult year and my thanks are due to my team for doing the extra work required. I know results, including posting and tournament directing involving starting times and lack of Wi-Fi, have spoilt some of our tournaments, these are on our urgent list for improvement. I have to say our web page is not the easiest for finding items. Currently research is...
Chairman's Cup (29 July - 3 Aug 2017)
The Scotland team for the Chairman's Cup in Sweden will be Harry Smith, Roy Bennett, Alex Adamson and Mike McGinley. This event is part of the Swedish Bridge Festival, and is run by the Swedish Bridge Federation.
National League 2017
A list of the teams entered so far appears at the end of this article. If we have 22 or more teams entered, we shall have both a Division 2 and a Division 3. The two weekends of National League are October 28 & 29 at the Buchanan BC, Glasgow and November 18 & 19 at the New Melville BC, Edinburgh. Entries are now being taken with a closing date of July 15th 2017. The entry fee remains at £300 per team (Juniors half...
Other Recent Updates
- Trial Dates 2017-18
- Trial Entries Received to Date
- Congresses & One Day Events
- Submitting Results for an Event
- 83nd AGM - 30th May 2017
- Summer Bronze Congress 2017 Final Results
- Summer Congress 2017 List of Prize Winners
- Summer Congress 2017 Photographs of Prize Winners
- Summer Congress Pairs - Winners - Pieter van Dijk Trophy
- Summer Congress 2017 Congress Pairs won by Jim Forsyth & Susan Aitchison
- Summer Congress 2017 Consolation Pairs won by Brian Short & Alan Goodman
- Summer Congress 2017 Swiss Pairs won by Jeff Wilkins & Ann Wilkins
- Summer Congress Teams - Winners - Edward Whittaker Trophy
- Summer Bronze Congress 2017 Session 3
- Summer Congress 2017 Swiss Teams won by Joyce White, Bill White, Tim Matthews, Babs Matthews
SBU Education News
SBU National & Bronze Congresses at Peebles Hydro
For all enquiries please contact sbucongressdesk
Summer National & Bronze Congresses
14-16 July 2017
Autumn National & Bronze Congresses
20-22 October 2017
- Autumn Congress Brochure (for both events)
Winter National Congress
8-10 December 2017
- Winter Bronze Congress Brochure (for both events)
10th Overseas Congress
Sunday 29 April 2018 to Saturday 5 May 2018
at Athena Beach Hotel, Paphos, Cyprus