Scientific conference held on the benefits of bridge

A scientific conference took place last week on the topic of “Recreational Activity and Joy in Senior’s Life”, with a day devoted to the positive effects that bridge can have in this area.

One of the guest speakers was Prof. Sam Punch, of Stirling University, who is collaborating with English Bridge Education and Development on its work in to the health and wellbeing benefits of playing bridge. Speakers from six other countries also presented papers on the topic, showing the wide ranging interest in the positive impact of playing bridge.

Find out more on the charity's work on the EBED website.