P479 Teletext 479 Oct28 21:42:00                ——————————  ——     FORTHCOMING EVENTS HIGHLAND DISTRICT CONGRESS (Aviemore) 8-10 Nov B Richardson 01343 860450 SOUTH BUCKS B.C. AUTUMN SWISS PAIRS 10 Nov D Beever 01628 668700 TORQUAY B.C. CONGRESS 15-17 Nov Mrs Fryett 01803 606906 OGILVIE CONGRESS (Seamill) 15-17 Nov J Menzies 0141 889 8205 LLANGOLLEN SWISS TEAMS (Wales) 15-17 Nov BBL 01787 881920 ——————————————————————————————————1/8—— Bridge diary update every Monday TO LIST YOUR EVENTS CALL 01734 351052 PLEASE GIVE AT LEAST A MONTH'S NOTICE Your Life Fun & Games Digitiser Grooves
P479 Teletext 479 Oct28 21:46:01            '7/!    ——————————  ——     FORTHCOMING EVENTS continued LANCASTER SWISS TEAMS (Lancs) 17 Nov M Tothwell 01524 734585 YCBA SIMPLE SYSTEM PIVOT TEAMS 17 Nov M Lunn 01484 432623 SBU NO FEAR PAIRS (Peebles) 17 Nov Mrs Johnstone 01835 863711 LLANGOLLEN SENORS CONGRESS 18-20 Nov BBL 01787 881920 WESSEX B.C. OPEN PAIRS (Poole) 23 Nov T Udall 01202 760934 ——————————————————————————————————2/8—— Bridge diary update every Monday TO LIST YOUR EVENTS CALL 01734 351052 PLEASE GIVE AT LEAST A MONTH'S NOTICE Your Life Fun & Games Digitiser Grooves
P479 Teletext 479 Oct28 21:45:04                ——————————  ——     THE BRIDGE BOOK QUIZ No. 62 - PROBLEM A quiz by Freddie North: S A J 8 6  S 10 5 H J 9 W E  H A 7 2 D K 9 8 7  D A Q 6 4 2 C A K 5 C 7 4 2 West North East South 1D NO 3D NO 3NT End North leads the HK. How should West plan the play? ——————————————————————————————————3/8—— Fifty Plus index 670 ALL THE LATEST CHESS MOVES p478 Your Life Fun & Games Digitiser Grooves
P479 Teletext 479 Oct28 21:41:10                ——————————  ——     THE BRIDGE BOOK QUIZ No. 62 - SOLUTION Nine tricks are available but there will be a blockage in diamonds if the suit fails to break 2-2, leaving declarer one short of his contract. To counter this all too likely develo—\ ment, declarer should duck the first two rounds of hearts (HK & HQ from North) and then discard a diamond on dummy's HA. If North switches at trick two, West plays a second heart himself. ——————————————————————————————————4/8—— Fifty Plus index 670 TELETEXT BRIDGE BY: ELENA JERONIMIDIS EDITOR OF BRIDGE PLUS Your Life Fun & Games Digitiser Grooves
P479 Teletext 479 Oct28 21:42:00                ——————————  ——     THE BRIDGE BOOK QUIZ No. 62 - WINNERS Congratulations to all successful entrants. They will receive a copy of Bridge: The Vital Principles by Freddie North, published by Batsford. They are: R Alston (London), C Francis (Kent), Dr B Bhadrinath (Norfolk), M J Easton (Glasgow), Alan Wilson (Sleaford) and Mrs V Gregory (Northumberland). Next quiz: Thursday October 31. ——————————————————————————————————5/8—— Fifty Plus index 670 ALL THE LATEST CHESS MOVES p478 Your Life Fun & Games Digitiser Grooves
P479 Teletext 479 Oct28 21:53:11                ——————————  ——     GOLD CUP DEADLINE There is still time to enter the 1996- 1997 Gold Cup, the British Bridge League's premier event for teams of 4. Seeded teams are exempt from playing until the last 128 (usually Round 3). Round 1 matches (played privately) must be completed by January 11th. Entries close on November 5th. For further information ring the BBL on 01787 881920. ——————————————————————————————————6/8—— Fifty Plus index 670 TELETEXT BRIDGE BY: ELENA JERONIMIDIS EDITOR OF BRIDGE PLUS Your Life Fun & Games Digitiser Grooves
P479 Teletext 479 Oct28 21:51:00                ——————————  ——     GOOD DAY FOR BRITISH WOLEN AT OLYMPIAD Britain's women's team of Nicola Smith, Pat Davies, Liz McGowan, Heather Dhondy, Beryl Kerr and Roberta Trayman have qualified for the last eight. They finished fourth in Group A after wins over Spain 24-5, Brazil 24-6 and the Philippines 24-6. They now face Austria in the quarter final. Other ties are China v. Israel, USA v. the Netherlands and Germany v. Canada. ——————————————————————————————————7/8—— Fifty Plus index 670 ALL THE LATEST CHESS MOVES p478 Your Life Fun & Games Digitiser Grooves
P479 Teletext 479 Oct28 21:50:11                ——————————  ——     BRITISH MEN DOING WELL IN OLYMPIAD The British Open team, equal fifth place in Group B on 577 VPs, have a chance of qualifying for the quarter finals after winning three of their last four gamds. They beat Latvia 25-4, Hungary 25-3 and French Polynesia 24-6. Their one defeat was to Norway 12-18. Top in the Open are: Grp A Indonesia (631.5) and France (628), Grp B Italy (633) and Iceland (608). ——————————————————————————————————8/8—— Fifty Plus index 670 TELETEXT BRIDGE BY: ELENA JERONIMIDIS EDITOR OF BRIDGE PLUS Your Life Fun & Games Digitiser Grooves