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TEACHERS

Philippa Blois-Brooke

Lessons for beginners and improvers in Beds, Bucks and Northants.

07811 355664

TEACHERS

Chris Doyle

(Newbury)

Courses for beginners at Newbury Bridge Club

June Booty

(Wokingham)

Fun lessons for for Absolute Beginners, Improvers and Intermediate. Learn and play Bridge under the guidance of an EBU Professional teacher. Contact 01189 796774 or 07846 397875.


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Newbury Bridge Club

For those who are learning to play Bridge. Partner's provided. Also guidance and some tuition.

The Henley Bridge School

Bridge lessons, supervised Bridge play, and Duplicate Bridge sessions in and around Henley-on-Thames. Emphasis on relaxed, enjoyable Bridge in a friendly setting. All levels welcome from absolute beginner to more advanced.

TEACHERS

Lorna Watson

Lessons for complete beginners and Improvers. Qualified teacher and member of EBUTA.


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Gladys Gittins

(Cambridge)

Lessons for beginners and improvers.

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Jenny Morris

(Mobberley)

Jenny has various morning, afternoon and evening courses at her home in Mobberley starting from September 2019. The courses are aimed at absolute beginners to more experienced players.

Maureen Borley

(Chester)

Bridge classes for beginners and improvers at Deva Bridge Club

Pauline Smyth

(Middlewich)

Lessons for beginners and improvers.


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Deva Bridge Club

(Chester)

Lessons for beginners on Thursday afternoon or Friday evening. Improvers' lessons on Thursday morning. For more information e-mail lessons@devabridgeclub.co.uk

Hartford Bridge Club

Friendly sessions suitable for improvers particularly on Wednesday afternoons and Tuesday evenings. Teaching available

Middlewich Bridge Club

Friendly duplicate bridge. New members welcome.

Warrington Bridge Club

(North Cheshire and South Lancashire)

Monday's and Thursdays gentle duplicate for all levels, improvers and upwards! 7.10pm for 7.20pm start. New members and visitors welcome. Partners usually available by arrangement, ring Mike 07787101766.

TEACHERS

Carbis Bay / St Ives Bridge Clubs

Friendly bridge lessons for Beginners and Improvers at Carbis Bay Bridge Club by EBU accredited teacher Jim Barker. Contact Jim Barker on 01736 794134 or Graham Kidson on 01736 762512. Or email gkidson@btinternet.com


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Barrow Bridge Club

Duplicate bridge club for players of all levels plus regular teaching session.


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Devon School of Bridge

(Silverton, nr Exeter)

Supervised play, Advanced Workshops & Friendly Duplicate Bridge

TEACHERS

Lou Hobhouse

Teaching in various centres around Somerset, Wiltshire and Dorset

01458 259683

West Hants Bridge Club

Bournemouth, Poole. Classes and private lessons for beginners and improvers. Please contact Chris Mower on 07805 971829 or chris.mower@uwclub.net

Tony Cruden

(Hamworthy, nr Poole)

Beginners in particular can contact Tony for lessons in Acol or Acbl yellow card (5 card majors). We can start at any time. Tel: 01202 674665



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Harlequin Bridge Club

(Haywards Heath)

Bridge Bug

(Hove)

Supervised duplicate bridge practice where players may ask about the bidding at any point. Weekly on Wednesday evenings.

East Sussex Bridge Club

Friday afternoon at Cooden venue (Cooden Beach Sports & Social Club) Withyham Road, 1.30 to 4.00 pm starting May and running through until September.

TEACHERS

Sandy Smith

(Chelmsford/Writtle/Rodings/Ongar area)

Experienced teacher offers lessons to beginners, improvers and advancers. Workshops and single topic short courses. EBUTA member.

East London Bridge Club

(Chingford)

Lessons for all levels from beginner to bridge club standard.


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The New Fyfield Bridge Club

(near Ongar)

The New Fyfield Bridge Club is a friendly duplicate bridge club established in 2015. Thursday is Club night, new players and visitors are always welcome.

Writtle Bridge Circle

(Writtle, nr Chelmsford)

Writtle Bridge Circle welcomes early learners and returning players to their small, friendly duplicate bridge club. We meet on Fridays at the Longmeads Community Centre, Redwood Drive, Writtle. Prompt 1.15 pm start. Partners can usually be found with advance notice. More details from Sandy Smith Tel 01245 443096. A warm welcome is assured.

East London Bridge Club

(Chingford)

Supervised play sessions Thursday evenings.

TEACHERS

Ian Cooke

(Dursley, Wotton-under-Edge, Tetbury, Chipping Sodbury, Malmesbury and Sherston)

Lessons for beginners and improvers.

Robert Cobbold

(Malmesbury, Tetbury & Cirencester)

Fun and friendly bridge for beginners and beyond. 07526451532

TEACHERS

Sue Corbet

Lessons for absolute beginners to improvers with supervised play and plenty of help, support and encouragement.

Contact Sue on 07781 128035 for further details.

TEACHERS

Leigh Harding

(Havant)

No Fear Bridge seminars with Leigh Harding.

Diana Harvey

(Romsey, Alton, Winchester)

Three Counties Bridge

(Arford and Liphook)

Lessons by EBU accredited teachers.

Cathy Wallis

(Winchester)

Contact Cathy on 07881814568. Tuesday evenings and Wednesday afternoons.

Margaret Blewett

Friendly bridge lessons for Beginners and Improvers by EBU accredited teacher at Winchester Bridge Club and Alresford. Contact: 01962 734797


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Alton No Fear Bridge Club

Friendly bridge club for students, novices and newcomers to duplicate bridge.

Romsey No Fear Bridge Club

Friendly bridge club for students, novices and newcomers to duplicate bridge.

Winchester No Fear Bridge Club

Friendly bridge club for students, novices and newcomers to duplicate bridge.

Three Counties Bridge Club

Various supervised play and gentle duplicate.

Basingstoke Bridge Club

Sessions on Tuesday evenings (chicago) and Thursday evenings (fun duplicate) for inexperienced players.

Clatfords Bridge Club

(Goodworth Clatford, nr Andover)

Improver's course starting soon, with supervised play and discussion of hands.

TEACHERS

Maggie Eaton

EBU qualified teacher. Lessons for beginners and improvers. Contact Maggie on 07803 034450

TEACHERS

Gary Ames

Lessons for all classes of players from absolute beginners through to intermediates. Gary and the other club teachers are all EBUTA members .

Watford and Bushey Bridge Club

Bridge lessons for all levels including beginners, intermediate and supervised play. See website or call 05601 114470 for latest details. Email: watfordbusheybridgeclub@gmail.com

Easy Bridge Hertford

Bridge tuition for all standards with Paul and Pat Quayle.

Radlett Bridge Teaching Group

Classes for beginners and supervised play. Monday mornings at Radlett Reform Synagogue.

Contact David 07956-505-779 or Claire 07912-437-207 for details. Email: dav42down@aol.com or clairehartman25@gmail.com

Mick Newman

(Bishops Stortford Golf Club)

Beginners Bridge lessons non-members welcome. Select Contact Us from club home page to enquire for more details.


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Welwyn Garden City Bridge Club

Welwyn Garden City club welcomes players of all playing strengths and especially newcomers. There are seven playing sessions a week plus a very informal fortnightly "Chicago" session especially suitable for inexperienced players.

Watford and Bushey Bridge Club

Supervised play and social duplicate available for improvers and intermediate players. Email: watfordbusheybridgeclub@gmail.com

Easy Bridge Hertford

Fun and friendly bridge practice sessions. Chicago or Duplicate.

Bishops Stortford Golf Club

Active Bridge section for both regular and easy play duplicate - non-members welcome. Select Contact Us from club home page to enquire for more details.

TEACHERS

Cormac Lalor

(Cork)

Courses for beginners at Collins Bridge Club. CBAI qualified teacher. Email: cormac.lalor@gmail.com


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Sandyford Bridge Club

(PastoralCentre, St. Mary’s RC Church, Sandyford Village, Dublin)

Ideal for Social Players or Anyone Wishing to Improve their Bridge. 10.30 am every Tuesday, Thursday and Friday throughout the year. Bring a Partner or come on your own (partner provided). Contact Michael on (01) 2952196 for further details.

TEACHERS

Liz Kelly

Bridge for complete beginners, contact the UCM college Isle of Man for details.


TEACHERS

Beginners Course at Poulton Bridge Club

Poulton-Le-Fylde

Lessons for beginners and improvers.

Broughton Bridge Club

Beginners Classes run October to March on Thursday Mornings with graduates generally moving into Assisted Bridge after the course finishes.

Kath Nelson

(Altrincham area)

EBU teacher for beginners or improvers. Learn bridge in your own home. Internet teaching also available, one-to-one or small groups. Contact Kath on 07817 602381.

Oakfield Bridge Club

Lessons for beginners. Contact 01457 875122 for further details.

Janet Wilson

(Lytham St Annes)

Experienced, patient and very kind bridge teacher. Building confidence and knowledge in a fast fun way. Individuals or groups. Email for information or to arrange a free consultation on the phone.


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Warrington Bridge Club

(North Cheshire and South Lancashire)

Monday's and Thursdays gentle duplicate for all levels, improvers and upwards! 7.10pm for 7.20pm start. New members and visitors welcome. Partners usually available by arrangement, ring Mike 01925 268553 or Carol 01925 262534.

Broughton Bridge Club

Assisted sessions suitable for novice players.

TEACHERS

Wimbledon Bridge Club

Friendly club with full programme of lessons for all levels from complete beginners onwards, including seminars, all run by trained teachers.

Stocken Bridge Courses

(Dulwich and Blackheath)

Courses for beginner to advanced players. Tuition for private groups. Bridge holidays.

East London Bridge Club

(Chingford)

Lessons for all levels from beginner to bridge club standard.


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Wimbledon Bridge Club

Friendly duplicate club welcomes players and learners of all levels from complete beginners to experienced.

Teacher supervised play sessions for students, three times a week.

Riverside Bridge Club

The Riverside Bridge Club is one of West London's friendliest clubs, welcoming players of all abilities for gentle competitive bridge and gentle duplicate. There are a selection of sessions to suit all tastes and levels.

Stocken Bridge Clubs

(Dulwich and Blackheath)

Learn and play fun and instructive Bridge in a friendly atmosphere.

East London Bridge Club

(Chingford)

Supervised play sessions Thursday evenings.

TEACHERS

Bernard Kaye

Lessons for both absolute beginners and improvers.

TEACHERS

Tony Staw

Pinner

Pankaj Shah

(Harrow) Teaching small groups of 4 - 8 students. Contact 07813 088538


TEACHERS

Norwich Bridge School

Classes for beginners, improvers and advanced students. Also private coaching.

EBU professional teacher.

Ann Melville

(Aylsham and North Waltham)

Great Yarmouth Bridge School

EBU Fast Track Improvers & Advanced Lessons with EBU professional teacher.

Weekender and Midweek Courses by the Seaside.

Lessons in Purpose Built Bridge Room or Your Own Home with a group of Friends.


TEACHERS

Philippa Blois-Brooke

Lessons for beginners and improvers in Beds, Bucks and Northants.

07811 355664

TEACHERS

Morpeth Bridge For All

Classes for beginners through to more advanced players. Teachers are members - English Bridge Union Teachers' Association.

Hexam Bridge Club

Lessons for beginners and improvers with EBU teachers


TEACHERS

Gillian Rand

An EBU professional level teacher who provides Acol “Bridge for All” training for all levels.

TEACHERS

Bicester Bridge Learning

Our qualified teachers run EBU 'Bridge for All' courses. Next course for beginners starts September. We run Bridge revision and improvers' courses. Also relaxed supervised bridge sessions.

Oxford Bridge Club

Courses and playing session for players of all abilities including Bridge for All year 1 lessons (3 classes) and Bridge for All year 2 lessons (3 classes) with weekly Practice Hands sessions on topics taught in lessons.

Wallingford Bridge Club

(Wallingford)


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St Andrew Bridge Club

(Glasgow)

Lessons for beginners, improvers and advancers.

George Roberts

(Perth Bridge Club)

20 week course based on a weak NT and 3 week two’s system. It takes complete beginners to novice club players in this period.

New Melville Bridge Club

(Edinburgh)

Bridge classes including the full three year SBU programme of classes covering sixty lessons. Classes start in September and run through until the end of March.

Also summer master classes for advancing players.

Joyce Williams

(Glasgow)

Informal and fun, social bridge class for Beginners or anyone needing catch up revision.

Dunfermline Bridge Club

Lessons for beginners- see website for details.


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St Andrew Bridge Club

(Glasgow)

Simple systems tournament every Sunday. Duplicate bridge in a very friendly and supportive environment

Tournaments for new players at the Carlton Bridge Centre

(Edinburgh)

Fun and friendly sessions where you can practice what you have learned in a supportive environment.

New Melville Bridge Club

(Edinburgh)

A welcoming club based around daily classes and practice sessions catering for all levels. Standbys available for all learner sessions.

Perth Bridge Club

Various practice and play session for less experienced players. See club website.

TEACHERS

Peter Seager

(Telford)

Lessons for beginners and improvers from EBU professional teacher with 35 years experience.

Peter O'Dwyer

(Shrewsbury)

Lessons for beginners and improvers. Qualified EBTA Professional Bridge Teacher with 25 years' experience.

Shropshire Improvers and Beginners Bridge Club

(Shrewsbury)

Lessons for beginners and improvers lead by Dom Wilson.

Dom Wilson

Church Stretton

EBTA registered teacher with 40 years experience in UK and overseas.

Sue Maxwell

(Shrewsbury)

EBTA professional teacher. Sue worked at the English Bridge Union for many years and now is back home in Shropshire teaching bridge lessons for beginners and coaching for improvers.


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Telford Bridge Club

(Telford)

Fun and friendly duplicate bridge sessions. Mixed abilities welcome and no partner needed.

Peter O'Dwyer

(Shrewsbury)

Contact Peter for details of introduction to duplicate bridge.

Church Stretton Bridge Club

A club run by Dom Wilson that prioritises improvers and social players.

TEACHERS

Lou Hobhouse

Teaching in various centres around Somerset, Wiltshire and Dorset

01458 259683

Street Bridge Club

Classes for beginners with EBUTA qualified teacher.


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Street Bridge Club

Thursday afternoon duplicate bridge for less experienced players.


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Javea School of Bridge and Social Club

(Javea, Costa Blanca)

Friendly duplicate bridge four afternoons per week. We are proud of our reputation for being a friendly club and extend a very warm welcome to visitors and students including people who are here on holiday or moving into the area.

TEACHERS

Celia Jeal

(Bury St Edmunds)

Lessons for small groups of beginners

Richard Evans

(Stansfield, between Clare and Bury St Edmunds)

Lessons for beginners, improvers and advancers.


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Stansfield Bridge Club

(between Clare and Bury St Edmunds)

Fun and friendly club. Visitors and inexperienced players are always welcome. Hand records available after the session on club website.

Framlingham Bridge Club

Players of all levels are very welcome, partners are not necessary. Help and encouragement is available on Wednesday afternoons for new and improving players, playing alongside a sociable duplicate session open to all players.

TEACHERS

No Fear Bridge

(Woking, Weybridge, Byfleet)

Clive Messenger

(Kingston, Surbiton)

Philip Thomas

(Guildford, Godalming)

Lessons for Beginners and Improvers use the EBU's "Bridge for All" resources.

Tony Cherrett

(Caterham, Sanderstead and Croydon)

Lessons using the EBU's 'Bridge For All' methods. Tony is an accredited EBU partner teacher.

Richmond Bridge Club

Lessons for learners of all levels.

Elizabeth Hammergren

(Reigate, Tadwoth, Bletchingly)

Lessons for beginners and improvers.

Surrey School of Bridge

(South Croydon, Purley, Cheam)

Lessons for learners of all levels.

Three Counties Bridge

(Churt, Dorking, Effingham, Farnham and Guildford)

Lessons by EBU accredited teachers.

Gerald Searle

(Guildford, Woking, Godalming and Farnham)

Lessons for beginners and improvers. Gerald is a EBTA fully qualified teacher.

Contact 01483 473780


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No Fear Bridge Club

(New Haw, near Woking)

Friendly sessions for all standards from beginners to experienced players.

Ruff Diamonds Bridge Club

(Kingston-on-Thames)

Caterham Bridge Club

(Caterham, Sanderstead and Croydon)

Play sessions for players new to Duplicate Bridge.

Richmond Bridge Club

Wide variety of practice sessions for learners of all levels.

Reigate Bridge Club

Friendly duplicate bridge for improvers. Wednesday afternoons.

Three Counties Bridge Club

Various supervised play and gentle duplicate.

Bridgepedia

Friendly duplicate bridge with the emphasis on enjoyment at Woking, Guildford and Shalford.


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Newburn Duplicate

(Newburn)

Friendly duplicate play sessions for any inexperienced players who use Acol or Standard English bidding systems.

Assistance available with bidding or play. Chicago section for beginners.

TEACHERS

Anne Jones

(Cardiff)

Classes for beginners and online bridge instruction.

Cardiff Bridge Tutors

Lessons for beginners and improvers. Learn and play Bridge under the guidance of EBU Qualified teachers.


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Kenilworth Bridge Club

Classes for beginners and improvers with friendly EBU trained teachers. Day and evening courses. Visit club page and click on 'Bridge Classes' for full details.

David Motley

(Birmingham)

Stratford-upon-Avon Bridge Club

Lessons for all Levels

Nicky Bainbridge and Graham Clarke.

Based at Rugby Village Bridge club, Nicky and Graham are both experienced EBU qualified bridge teachers offering lessons at four different levels.

Dave Rutter

Shirley/Solihull

Lessons for beginners/improvers at Arden Bridge Club.


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Northfield Learners Club

(Birmingham)

The club aims to cater firstly for players who have recently attended a learner group and now need somewhere to practice what they have they learned, and secondly those players who have played a little - perhaps some time ago but wish to brush up on their bridge before moving to a 'proper' club.

Supervised Play at Stratford-upon-Avon bridge club

Supervised Play every Wednesday 2pm-4pm

Rugby Village Bridge Club

Weekly practice sessions for both novices (Wednesday mornings) and improvers (Monday mornings) and Mentored Pivot Teams during the teaching term.


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Wordsley Bridge Club

(Stourbridge)

We are a small, friendly club, keen to attract new members of all ages both experienced and complete novices. We are able to offer instruction in the basics of bridge. We meet on Wednesday evening at 7.30 PM and on Friday afternoon at 1 30 PM.

For more information: Trevor Mansell 01384 395110


TEACHERS

Box Bridge Club

(Box, midway between Bath and Chippenham)

Lessons for beginners and improvers

Lou Hobhouse

Teaching in various centres around Somerset, Wiltshire and Dorset

01458 259683

Andy Hill

Lessons for for Absolute Beginners, Improvers & Intermediate. Learn and play Bridge under the guidance of an EBU Professional teacher.


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Box Bridge Club

(Box, midway between Bath and Chippenham)

Play & Learn: Wednesday morning duplicate with help in bidding and play.

Friendly Duplicate: Every Friday evening. Less experienced players especially welcome.

Bridge for All Marlborough

Lessons and practice sessions with EBU Qualified teacher Andy Hill.

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Richard Greenwood

Associate EBU teacher. Classes for beginners and intermediate players following EBU syllabus. Support available for students joining Bewdley Bridge Club.

Joyce Skelton

Experienced EBU associate teacher offering beginners and improvers classes (following the EBU syllabus) and also supervised play sessions.

Pershore Duplicate Bridge Club

Small, friendly club offering a range of teaching courses including total beginners. EBUTA professional teacher is Liz Boyes and she is supported by other experienced teachers.

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Yorkshire Bridge

(Harrogate and Helmsley)

Courses for beginner to advanced players. Friendly Bridge holidays.

Huddersfield Bridge Club

Lessons for all levels.

Lessons at Sheffield Bridge Club

Lessons and practice sessions for improvers.

Jack Rouse

Thirsk, Northallerton

Free lessons are available with the U3A with a qualified EBUTA tutor.

Broom Valley Bridge Club

(Rotherham)

Bridge lessons for beginners. Contact Alan Wood 01709 541577

The York Bridge Club

A variety of lessons available for beginners and improvers.


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Yorkshire Bridge

(Harrogate and Helmsley)

Friendly Bridge holidays. Courses for beginner to advanced players.

Tollerton Bridge Club

We now operate on two evenings per week, of which the Monday is aimed at Improvers, with a slower pace and fewer hands. No partner is needed on Mondays and you do not need to join until you are sure the format is right for you

Practice sessions at Sheffield Bridge Club

Practice sessions and teaching tournaments for improvers.

Broom Valley Bridge Club

(Rotherham)

Pratice sessions on Thursday morning and evening. Contact Alan Wood 01709 541577 for further details.

The York Bridge Club

Gentle duplicate sessions Monday evenings and Friday mornings.