Please park carefully, in the area behind our club and not on the adjacent printer's land. Also please show consideration and ensure you do not take up more space than necessary. Thank You.
Congratulations to Elaine McKinstry, Jane Jones, Rod Smith and Chris Elgin winners of the RandomTeams Competition that took place at the club on Tuesday 16 October.
The Tuesday league for 2017-18 was won by Bob Mercer and Mavis Marshall
The inter club trophy match between Huddersfield and Oakfield in memory of Ian Hazlehurst took place on 16 September 2018. The winners this year were Oakfield.
Ho-Ho Ho it's the party season again,this year's festivities are being held on:
Monday 10 December - a buffet lunch will be provided free to members followed by a fun session of "Toffee Bridge", the winners will be the pair with the most toffees at the end - but you will all get to keep (eat) your winnings!!
Tuesday 18 December - will be our Xmas Dinner, this will also be free to members.Please make your menu choices on the list provided on the notice board.
Wednesday 19 December - mince pies for all.
If there is sufficient demand we will open on 26 December and 2 January.
Please do join us and enjoy a Very Happy Christmas.
On Monday 12 November we held our Children in Need event with bring and buy, cakes, and raffle and on on Tuesday 13 November held a Simultaneous Pairs Event all in aid of BBC Children in Need. We broke our own record with a magnificent £800 being raised . Well done to you all for this fantastic achievement. Winners of the Duck Race were Tony and Rose Jackson.
All sessions are held at the
Do come along, whatever your level of experience and ability - you will always be made very welcome.
Great news Lynda and Sheila represented our club and won the Lancashire County Club Challenge on 11 August 2018. The competition was open to all clubs across the region with players at NGS 10 and under.(National Grading Scheme). We believe they are still thinking about how to spend their prize money !!
Well done to all our members in raising £375 for Emmaus our chosen charity for this year.
Picture shows Shirley our Chair presenting the cheque to Alison on behalf of Emmaus who gave us a summary of the good work done within the homeless community in our area.
Our 8th AGM was held on Monday 30th April 2018. A new committee was elected please see below.
Members of the committee for 2018-19 with their specific duties are listed below.
If you have a query or need information about a particular topic, please consult the appropriate member.
Shirley Gowers (Chair).
Elaine McKinstry (Secretary).
Angie Harrison (Treasurer) liaises with outside agencies re lettings and charities.
Bob Mercer Has responsibility for Events.
Sheila Nolan Has responsibility for hospitality and our DVD loan scheme
Lynda Grundy Has responsibility for publicity
Rod Smith General Data Protection and Membership
John Attree Web site and IT support/liaison
Our calendar of events for 2018/2019
Children in Need - Monday 12 November (Bring and Buy, Cakes Raffle)
Simultaneous Pairs Tuesday 13 November
Christmas Parties - Monday 10 December (Buffet and Toffee Bridge!!) - Tuesday 18 December (Xmas Supper)
Individual Event 21 January 2019
Charity Event 18 February 2019
Teams Event Tuesday 11th March 2019
AGM Monday 29th April 2019
Oakfield Bridge Club prides itself on welcoming new members. Often new members do not come in "ready-made" pairs and need a partner. Existing members may also need a partner if their regular partner is unable to attend. This is why the club operates a "hosting" system. It ensures that all members who attend get a game (with the exception of the host who occasionally doesn't). However, we need more members to volunteer to be hosts so that it does not fall on a small group. As someone who acts as host from time to time it is also a good learning exercise playing with a new person. If all club members volunteered twice a year all slots would be covered. Please spare the time to be a host.