EBU seeks new Receptionist

The EBU has an opportunity for a full time Receptionist/Administrative Assistant to join our administration team.

For more information on the position please see the full job description. The closing date for applications is Monday 1st October, though applications at the earliest opportunity would be appreciated.

Bridge knowledge is not required, so applications from non-members are encouraged.

We are also seeking a Communications Officer - see here for details.

Entries for knockout competitions closing soon

The deadline for entering the Crockfords Cup has been extended until 10am on Friday 21st September, so there is still chance to enter but the draw will be made that afternoon so any later entries may not be possible.

Entries for the National Inter Club Knockout - the NICKO - close on Monday 24th September. Entries should be made by club secretaries on behalf of entrants from their club, so if you wish to take part please ask the secretary to submit the entry form from the competition webpage.

Scott & Plumley, and Hauge team, win main events in Guernsey

The ten-day Guernsey Congress concluded on Sunday in the same way it started the weekend before - with an emphatic victory in the Swiss competition.

On the first weekend Alan Scott & Robert Plumley took the Swiss Pairs title by 19 VPs from Gary Hyett & Alan Cooke. On the second weekend, Rune Hauge, Reidar Laland, Erik Saelensmind & Dan McIntosh were even more dominant, finishing the Swiss Teams 24 VPs ahead of Gary Hyett, Alan Cooke, Maureen Stairs & Brian Stairs. This was the fourth consecutive year that Rune and Reidar have won the competition.

The other winners at the congress were:

Pre-Congress Pairs & Open Pairs - Gary Hyett & Alan Cooke Pivot Teams - Gary Hyett, Alan Cooke, Carolyn Fisher & Pat Watson
Men's Pairs - Ted Latham & Peter Baxter Ladies' Pairs - Angela Walters & Kathie Gill
Senior Pairs - Carolyn Fisher & Pat Watson Mixed Pairs - Jill Morgan & Martin Jones
Multiple Teams - Erik Saelensminde, Reidar Laland, Alan Scott & Robert Plumley Senior Teams - Gary Hyett, Alan Cooke, Maureen Stairs & Brian Stairs


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