Northern Easter Festival

Hilton Hotel, Leeds, 30th March - 1st April 2018

Please note that the details on this page are provisional and may be subject to change.

The venue is the Hilton Hotel
Neville Street, Leeds, LS1 4BX

The event is run by Yorkshire Contract Bridge Association on behalf of the EBU. Their website is available at

Holders - 2017

Swiss Pairs - John Holland & Alan Mould
Swiss Teams - Kath Nelson & Alan Nelson, Bernard Goldenfield & Rhona Goldenfield
Mixed Pairs - Bernard Goldenfield & Rhona Goldenfield
Open Pairs - John Holland & Jeff Smith
Improvers Pairs - Ian Bergel & Joan Robertson





Friday 30th March

1.30 pm - 5.10 pm

Mixed & Open pairs

1.30 pm - 5.10 pm

Improvers Pairs

7.00 pm - 10.40 pm

Swiss Pairs (four x 7-board matches)

Saturday 31st March

1.30 pm - 5.15 pm

Swiss Pairs (four x 7-board matches)

5.15pm - 6.30 pm

Complimentary 2 course hot buffet supper

6.30 pm - 9.15 pm

Swiss Pairs (three x 7-board matches)

Sunday 1st April

11.30 am - 7.15 pm

Swiss Teams (seven x 7-board matches) - with buffet lunch break

Entry Fees

A Full Congress

£100 (Juniors £58) (Including dinner on Saturday)

B Mixed/Open Pairs

£10 (Juniors £5)

C Swiss Pairs

£66 (Juniors £41) (Including dinner on Saturday)

D Swiss Teams

£30 (Juniors £15)

I Improver's pairs

£10 (Juniors £5)

Prices are per person. Dinner is a two-course hot buffet

Master Points

The Swiss events are fully Green Pointed; the Mixed and Open Pairs award Blue Points.


Level 4 agreements are permitted in all events, except the Really Easy Afternoon, which is level 2.

Venue and Tariff

The Venue is the The Hilton Hotel, Neville Street, Leeds, LS1 4BX

2018 Rates
£89 on the Friday B&B
£139 on the Saturday B&B (Note the price increase is due to the Easter Weekend).
Per person where two people share a room. Add £10 per night for single occupancy.
Note that if you are staying on Saturday, you should book B & B only as dinner will be included in the entry fee for the bridge.

Terms and Conditions