Northern Easter Festival

Craiglands Hotel, Ilkley, 10th - 12th April 2020

The venue is the Craiglands Hotel, Cow Pasture Road, Ilkley, LS29 8RQ
Tel: 01943430001.

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

To enter

Entries are not yet being taken for this event.


Swiss Pairs - Robin Jepson & Alan Brosgill
Swiss Teams - Jakie Pye, John Holland, Alan Mould, Micheal Newman
Mixed Pairs - David Harrison & Jill Rushton
Improvers Pairs - Andrew & Kathy Pearson
Improvers Teams - Katherine Libbert, Jon Crook, Andrew Pearson, Kathy Pearson
Open Pairs - Andrew Thompson & Dan Crofts





Friday 10th April

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 11th April

1.30 pm - 5.15 pm

Swiss Pairs (four x 7-board matches)

5.15 pm - 6.30 pm

Complimentary 2 course hot buffet supper

6.30 pm - 9.15 pm

Swiss Pairs (three x 7-board matches)

Sunday 12th April

11.30 am - 7.15 pm

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

12.30 am - 4.00 pm

Improvers Teams

Entry Fees

A Full Congress

£tba (Juniors £tba)

B Swiss Pairs

£tba (Juniors £tba)

C Swiss Teams

£tba (Juniors £tba)

D Mixed/Open Pairs

£tba (Juniors £tba)

IP Improver's pairs

£tba (Juniors £tba)

IT Improver's Teams

£tba (Juniors £tba)

Prices are per person.

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 Craiglands Hotel, Ilkley, LS29 8RQ Tel: 01943430001. This is 10 minutes walk from the station. The hotel has its own free car park for 200+ cars.

2020 Rates

To be confirmed by hotel. Will be posted when available.

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