English Bridge Education and Development

English Bridge Education and Development is the new charity which has been established to undertake and oversee the teaching and growth of bridge in England. It began activities on 1st April.

The objectives of the charity are:
(1) the advancement of amateur sport by promoting the game of duplicate bridge for the public benefit.
(2) the advancement of the education of young persons in full time education in the playing of duplicate bridge.

The charity will, amongst other activities:

We are pleased to welcome Simon Barb to the position of Education Development Manager. He will be taking over from long time Education Manager John Pain, who is taking “partial retirement”, but will remain working for us on other matters. Simon will be working mainly for our new associated Charity and will work with the Trustees to deliver existing programmes and to deliver new ones in the months and years to come.