Grantham Bridge Club boasts national winners

Jim Steele and Gaby Leigh.
Jim Steele and Gaby Leigh.
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During November a nationwide Simultaneous Pairs bridge competition took place on behalf of Children in Need.

Results from thousands of pairs were submitted to the organisers and the eventual winners were Gaby Leigh and Jim Steele, both long-standing members of Grantham Bridge Club.

Club winners last week were Graham Smith and David Pimm and Carol Fisher and Martin Mellor on Monday, and Charu and Sobhag Shah and June Dixon and Stuart Ennals on Tuesday.

In the Leicestershire League Division 2, Grantham A beat Kegworth 8-4, and in Division 3, Grantham B beat bradgate B 10-2.

The club meet at the Sports Pavilion, Barrowby on Monday and Tuesday, with play starting at 7.15pm.

An improvers section is held on Wednesdays from 10.30am to 12.30pm at the Reading Room, Barrowby. Anyone interested in playing should contact Irene Pacey on 01949 843138; and for the improvers, June Dixon on 565644.