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Bridge in Chiswick Every Tuesday Afternoon

A daytime group meets every Tuesday 2.00pm-4.30pm for supervised social bridge at Chiswick Tennis Club, Burlington Lane, Chiswick W5 3EU.  This is close to Chiswick BR station and on the E3 and 190 bus routes. There is unrestricted street parking in the non-residential part of nearby Staveley Road.

We play supervised bridge, suitable for newer and improving players. New members of the group are always welcome. There is no membership fee. Session fee: £8. Host: Ned Paul.

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Bridge in Richmond Every Thursday Morning

A larger long-established social bridge group. 9.30am-12noon every Thursday.  Venue is the Church Hall, Our Lady Queen of Peace, 222 Sheen Road, Richmond, Surrey TW10 5AN. Pleasant airy, modern hall with large free car park or buses from central Richmond, Barnes, Putney etc.
Host Ned Paul gives a short formal lesson at approx 10.00am on different aspects of bidding, play and defence. For the remainder of the session, the host circulates and expert advice is available as required.  This group has grown strongly in attendance over the last couple of years but new players are still welcome.  You don't need a pre-arranged partner, simply join the next available table.  Fee: £6 per session including refreshments (tea/coffee etc and biscuits).


Bridge in Notting Hill Every Wednesday Evening

One of our groups meets for bridge every Wednesday at the Walmer Castle pub, 58 Ledbury Road, London W11 2AJ, walkable from Notting Hill Central Line station.  Buses 23, 27, 28, 328. Street parking is possible in the side streets and free after 6.30pm. Bridge starts at 7.15pm. 

We play in the upstairs bar.  Food is available and many players arrive early and enjoy a pub meal before their bridge.

New players are welcome: you do not need to have played club bridge before and novices and refreshers are encouraged to take their first steps into club bridge with this group.

Come with partner if you have one, but single players are paired up and everyone is guaranteed a game. Fee is £10.00 per player per session. Host is Mark Dessain.


Bridge in Balham Every Monday and Tuesday Morning
There is bridge in the morning every Monday and Tuesday at The Devonshire, a pub in the centre of Balham, South London [39 Balham High Road, Balham, SW12 9AN].  Nearest station Balham (Northern line or BR to/from Clapham Junction). Please support the pub by enjoying a cup or two of coffee with your bridge.  Bridge players are always welcome to stay for The Devonshire's delicious lunches as well.

Supervised bridge for new or new-ish players.  We meet 10.00am-12.00pm. Fee £10.00 per session.  Host: Kit Jackson.  Coaching for beginners can be arranged - please ask about joining. 

Gentle duplicate bridge. This is at 'next step' level and an ideal introduction to the exciting world of club duplicate bridge. All welcome, friendly ambience guaranteed, partners found for all single players. 10.00am-12.30pm. Fee £10.00 per session.  Host: Kit Jackson.

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Bridge in Canary Wharf Every Monday Evening
You can play bridge every Monday evening in the Canary Wharf area.  It's normally just social bridge of varying standard but once a month there is duplicate bridge.  Everyone is welcome but you will need t o pre-register with the group son the organisers can ensure everyone gets a game.  Do this at the group's website which is

Bridge in Paddington Alternate Saturday Evenings
An informal bridge group suitable for all standards meets alternate Saturday evenings at the Bathurst Deli (3 Bathurst Street, London W2 2SD). New members of the group are always welcome. There is no fee but you are encouraged to patronise the Deli.   Full details are available on Host: Victor Lesk