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Links to recent results can be found on the left. Events for the next three months, entry forms and committee news on the right.

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AGM and Swiss Teams
18 June 2017

At the AGM, Geoff Clements was elected as Chairman and Ruth Edmondson as Treasurer There were no nominations for vice-Chairman or Secretary. These posts urgently need filling; anyone wishing to volunteer can be co-opted at the next committee meeting. The next year will be extended to end at 30 April, with the 2018 AGM in July. Full details are in the draft minutes.

The Swiss Teams followed the AGM. Congratulations to the winners: Terence Treeby, Geoff Clements, Mike Walsh and Dave Strawbridge.


Thanks to Robin Barker for directing and to Terence Treeby for the boards.

England U16s

Congratulations to Theo Anoyrkatis who has been selected for the U16 England team for the European Youth Teams Championships in Slovakia in July.

Robin Mardlin

It's with great sadness that we report the death of Robin Mardlin. Robin with his wife, Margaret, was a great supporter of bridge in Devon and elsewhere. Our thoughts are with Margaret and family.

Robin's funeral will take place at Torquay Crematorium at 10.30 a.m on Tuesday 20th June. Family flowers only, please, but donations to Rowcroft Hospice welcomed.

2016-2017 Round-Up

Victor Ludorum    Richard Lingham
Devon Teams    Stefan Lindfors
   Plate Nigel Richardson
Western Counties League Div 1 Devon 4th=
  Div 2 Devon 6th
   Div 3 Devon 3rd
East League Div 1 Peter Bowles
   Div 2 Willie Hamilton
   Div 3 Ann Lake
South League Div 1 Peter Bowles
   Div 2 Mike Kelsey
West League Div 1 Don Pearson
   Div 2 Luke Baldry

WL Devon v Wiltshire 2017

The results of the match against Wiltshire on 14 May are:

A Team lost 7-13: Warner Solomon, Alex Maddocks, Stefan Lindfors, Ian Walsh.
B Team lost 5-15: Andrew Leslie, Betty Golding, Geoff Clements, George Simnett.
C Team won 18-2: G Delafield, B Luscombe, N Western, D Rogers.