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 See details of our Autumn Spring Congress

The intermediate teams for the Sonya Britton trophy are Inter A: Barbara Ewart and Rosemary Cannell, Ann Cairns and Marie O'Neill and reserve pair Kevin Hinds and Jim Crouch
Inter B: Desi Irwin and Val Von Hoff, Sean Mullan and Sinead McNicholl and reserve pair Rosemary Cunningham and Pam Barrett

Event StartDate EndDate
Sligo Congress - Radisson Blue Hotel 22/05/2015 24/05/2015
Open Individual - Kelvin - 7.15pm sharp 27/05/2015  
Mid-Ulster Pairs - Portadown Golf Club; 1.00pm sharp 31/05/2015  
Entries Close for NIBU-CBAI Match 01/06/2015 02/06/2015
NIBU AGM - Kelvin 7.15pm sharp 03/06/2015  
Egan Teams - La Mon Hotel 13.00pm 06/06/2015 07/06/2015
Maghera Charity Cup 7.30pm sharp 10/06/2015  
Ballina Congress 10/07/2015 12/07/2015

Gala Pairs for Inter A, Inter B and Novices will be held in La Mon on Sunday 2nd August.
£300.00 first prize in each section.
Enter early by email to Ciara, remember the event was full mid June last year.

Intermediates, please check updated details of Intermediate Trials

See IBU minutes for November meeting.

Click for results of Lady Milne trials

Congratualtions to Michael McIlroy, Bill Perceval-Price, Norma Perceval-Price and John Cameron, winners of the Intermediate teams in Donegal

See IBU minutes

NIBU  are giving all affiliated clubs 30 packs of specially printed barcoded cards. If any club wishes to purchase more, they are available for the cost price of £10 for 10 packs. Also we have ordered tables which again are available to clubs for cost price, ...should get them in the new year.

Please if you are under 25 years on 1st January 2015 and are interested in taking part in online trials which will be an aid to selection for this season's Junior Camrose contact - Diane Greenwood - bridgequacker@yahoo.com

See results of Schools Bridge Pairs Section A Section B

Full Interclub results on E-Cats

Results for Sonya Britton trophy are on Fearghal's site

Our Inaugural Gala Pairs in La Mon on Sunday 3rd August was a huge success. See photos and results

We are delighted to confirm that the Northern Ireland Bridge Union has renewed its liability insurance policy which covers all committee members, directors and officers of all our affiliated clubs.

Congratulations and good luck to the team selected to represent Northern Ireland in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in September, Helen, Tyrone, Harold, Anne, Neil and Michael.

Ireland, including our two NIBU representatives, Rex and Diane, perform well in the Europeans Championships. Click for results page

See Egan Results

Our Senior Camrose team at La Mon

 

Congratulations to Rex Anderson on becoming our third Premier Grand Master also to Sam Hall on becoming our tenth Grand Master.

Dean Bradley & William Dukelow, proud winners of the Inter A Senior Pairs.

Dr Hilary Jones, Anne Hassan and Diane Greenwood at Hidden Hearing's hearing awareness day

Welcome to Windsor Tennis Bridge Club our 10th new affiliate this season.

See IBU minutes for November meeting.

See results North Down AB Challenge, School Teams and East Down Pairs
Welcome to Portstewart Bridge club latest new club to affiliate to the NIBU.

We are delighted to welcome the following clubs who have newly affiliated to the NIBU – Devenish ( Irvinestown), Dromore ( Co. Tyrone), Iveagh ( Newry)
Kilrea, Limavady, Shorts, Swatragh and Teconnaught.

Seamus Fyfe and Marian Diamond from one of our newly affiliated clubs, Kilrea  winning the CBAI novice congress

Margot


Please check approved systems and conventions for the NIBU  arising from discussions at L & E and comment to Alan Hill

Club secretaries please click The Celtic Nations Simultaneous Pairs, staged jointly by the Welsh Bridge Union, the Scottish Bridge Union and ourselves.

Please feel free to comment or query by email to greer