David Jones wins Torquay double

The English Riviera Congress belonged to David S Jones at the weekend. David, with Jim Grant, Andrew Thompson and Rob Lawy, won the Swiss Teams on Friday, 9 VPs ahead of the junior team of Michael Alishaw, Toby Nonnenmacher, Kyle Lam and Tommy Brass. Then in the two-day Swiss Pairs David partnered with Miles Cowling and again finished first, beating out Alan Shillitoe and Christopher Huber by 6 VPs.

Cambs and Hunts win Pachabo

Congratulations to Julian Wightwick, Catherine Jagger, Jonathan Mestel and Paul Barden who, representing Cambs and Hunts, have won the 2013 Pachabo Trophy held at the weekend. They finished three points ahead of Bedfordshire, with Warwickshire and Berks/Bucks tied for third.

Coventry and North Warwickshire Bridge Club win Garden Cities

Congratulations to the Coventry and North Warwickshire Bridge Club for winning the 2013 Garden Cities Trophy for club teams of eight. Winning six out of seven matches they finished a comfortable 13 VPs ahead of second-placed Sheffield. Cheltenham were third.

The team comprised Roger Bryant, Ian Handley, David Kenward, Gareth Roberts, Martin Jones, Stephen Green, Garry Watson and Nick Stevens.


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