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News from the Bridge Room in Madeira 2018

Host report by Janette & Toby Mace Madeira was named the wooded island (Ilha da madeira) when it was discovered in 1419 on an expedition sent out by Henry the ...

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News from the Bridge Room in Majorca

Host report by David & Gill Gold A total of 42 keen bridge playing holiday makers enjoyed a return visit to the well-appointed Hotel Bella Playa in Cala Ratjada, Majorca. ...

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News from the Bridge Room in Kallithea, Rhodes

Host report by James & Jane Tullett Rhodes is the largest of the Dodecanese islands and is packed with history and beautiful beaches. Historically known as being the location of ...

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News from the Bridge Room in Rhodes

  Report by David Bird:   The First for Bridge holiday to Rhodes was a great success. There were two very enjoyable half-day trips included, one exploring the medieval town ...

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News from the Bridge Rooms in Slovenia & Croatia

Host report by Pauline Durie & Jacky Baker Portoroz Our first week of this two centre holiday was spent in the beautiful coastal town of Portoroz in Slovenia. From the ...

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News from the Bridge Room in Sicily

Host report by Barry & Maggie Watts: Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, is a rolling land of inviting coastal resorts and beaches, mountainous areas and, surprisingly, large ...

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News from the Bridge Room in Kaprun, Austria

Refreshers Bridge at Hotel Toni, Kaprun – 10th – 17th Sept 2018 Host Report by Jane & James Tullett & John Barker “Amazing”, “breathtaking”, “incredible”, were just some of the ...

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News from the Bridge Room on the Venetian Riviera

Host report by Janette Mace: Lido di Venezia – miles of golden sand; Dirk Bogarde in Luschino Visconti’s Death in Venice; the Venice Film Festival; summer discos – and forty ...

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Andrew’s Bridge Tips – The Unassuming Cue Bid (Part 2)

After your partner has made an overcall, a bid of the opener’s suit agrees your partner’s suit and is a game try. It is called an Unassuming cue-bid (UCB). ...

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