November 2022

New EBL Women's Bridge Facebook Group

The European Women’s Bridge Committee (WBC), part of the European Bridge League, has created a new Facebook Group. The new group will be updated with different activities and events and for the...

Sharing Experiences of Club Teaching

On Wednesday 14th November the EBU held a seminar for clubs titled "Sharing Experiences of Club Teaching", via Zoom. Thank you to all those who attended the meeting, we hope you found the details...

Peter Lester

We are sad to learn of the death of well-known bridge player Peter Lester. Peter won the Tollemache in 1968, the Four Stars in 1969, the Spring Foursomes in 1974 & 1975 and the Two Stars in 1976...

Peter Lester

Peter Lester was a well-known bridge player. He won the Tollemache in 1968 and the Robert Provost Cup at the Spring Foursomes in 1974 & 1975. He also played in the Gold Cup (1974).

Peter gave up bridge in the 70s and returned in the early 2010s where he had one last hurrah, winning Crockfords Cup in 2013 when his team won the split tie for first place. Winners Paul Hackett, Tom Hanlon, Peter Lester, Hugh McGann & Ian Panto, 2nd place Nick Irens, Espen Erichsen, Tom Townsend, Zia Mahmood, David Bakhshi.