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Monthly Archives: March 2018

Bridge Team Championship 27 Mar 2018

The second round took place last night, with six teams battling it out, and Di’s team having a bye this month. The match between Bridie and Bram’s team went according to seeding, with Team 1 scoring 96 IMPS against 12 of team 7. In the second match, between Roy and Diana’s team, the result was […]

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The Scimitar 27 Mar 2018

BNSC NEWSLETTER Morning to you all….. What a week for me…a magic week of relaxation…a few days of constant rain…then all the drama at the international cricket (and bit of local too!)…and now a day of celebration….Wow!! I had a great time away in the bushveld…it is wonderful to be able to see nature in […]

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Bridge Results 22 Mar 2018

That’s right! Rainy indeed, in fact I had to cover our bidding boxes when I carried them to the hall. But what a beautiful day for bridge. I mean, who needs sunshine when you’re playing bridge. Now for the results: Vaun and Diana did it today, followed by Paul and Bridie, then Lisa and Mary. […]

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Bridge Results 20 Mar 2018

Another quiet night for attendance! Four and a half tables is a little less than we’re expecting to get on Tuesdays nowadays, but anyway it was pleasant, as always, so there to all you guys and girls who weren’t there. You missed out! Welcome back to Bridie and Paul, who weren’t with us over the […]

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The Scimitar 20 Mar 2018

BNSC NEWSLETTER A top o’ the mornin’ to ya all With the hype of St Patricks day and the Irish winning the six nations rugby against England (who last year I thought were invincible), the weekend of March 17, was a true celebration of Green….and to start the weekend off, we had a super evening […]

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Bridge Results 15 Mar 2018

Nine and a half tables, the usual thoughtful faces. Busy, busy, think, concentrate! It was Gloria’s birthday today, which, I suppose, makes it an important day in it’s own right. Well done Gloria, was it really only 61? Say no more, Hayward, you could get into trouble, I mean she could even be younger than […]

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Bridge Results 13 Mar 2018

Where was everyone tonight?  Four tables?  What? OK, we know Bill is off somewhere on holiday again, probably lounging around with a line in the water down on the coast, but what about the rest of you? I also know about one or two others, but come on people! We want to see you at […]

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Bridge Results 8 Mar 2018

Rainy, a little warm at first, then a little cold, some in short sleeves, some in jerseys, so what!  We were playing bridge! That’s all that matters, isn’t it? Ten and a half tables, which is kind of average these days, a kind of hum in the room, a quiet level of concentration that speaks […]

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Bridge Results 6 Mar 2018

What a lovely evening for bridge. We had the doors open to the late summer air, it wasn’t quite the ‘Summer Wind’ of Sinatra, but balmy it was, quite perfect in fact. We had some challenges tonight. This time it had nothing to do with the computer, which behaved itself. The urn didn’t heat the […]

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