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Basic Bridge including Bridge for Beginners


The group meets Weekly on Tuesday from 10.00 to 12.00

The name of the group is being changed from Beginners' Bridge to reflect how it has developed. This enthusiastic group now contains a range of ability levels. Some have learnt the game from scratch within the group sessions and are now playing confidently. We also have those who come along to brush up their basic skills in a friendly environment where there is always time to discuss difficulties that are encountered in bidding and playing. There is also a group of novice players who are nearing the end of the current beginners' course.

As the new name suggests we all aim to understand and play this fascinating game at a basic level, and play those basics well in a supportive and non-competitive way. There is sometimes more "formal" teaching input, but the emphasis is on playing.

A new course for complete beginners is run from time to time. A new series of lessons will be starting in Autumn 2017.
Complete novices who have never played Bridge before will begin on 19 September. More detailed lessons will begin on 3 October They will proceed at a pace suitable for complete beginners. They are also open to those who would like to refresh their basic skills or who missed parts of a previous course. If you are interested in joining the lessons:

To find out more about this group:
Members - You can read up-to-date information in the latest edition of the Stafford U3A Newsletter in the Members' Forum. See the Notices page for how to register.
Non-members - Use the Contact Us page.


There is no need to bring a playing partner.






Last modified: August 06 2017 12:24:48.