Northern Easter Festival

Hilton Hotel, Leeds, 19th - 21st April 2019

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

To enter

Please enter with Yorkshire CBA, and not with the EBU. See below for details.


Swiss Pairs - John Holland & Alan Mould
Swiss Teams - Geoff Kenyon, Carole Kelly, Robin Jepson, Alan Brosgill
Mixed Pairs - George Bak & Gill Copeland
Improvers Pairs - Ralph Thompson & Sheila Dodd





Friday 19th 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 20th April

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 21st April

11.30 am - 7.15 pm

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

Entry Fees

A Full Congress

£TBA (Juniors £TBA)

B Mixed/Open Pairs

£TBA (Juniors £TBA)

C Swiss Pairs

£TBA (Juniors £TBA)

D Swiss Teams

£TBA (Juniors £TBA)

I Improver's pairs

£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 The Hilton Hotel, Neville Street, Leeds, LS1 4BX

2019 Rates


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.

A number of rooms are reserved for booking at this negotiated rate for a limited period of time. Any unbooked rooms are usually released for booking by the general public a few weeks before the event. Thereafter rooms may still be available, but at the hotel’s current rate. Likewise if all allocated rooms are booked then rooms may still be available, but at the hotel’s current rate. To ensure rooms are available at the negotiated rate please book as early as possible.

Terms and Conditions