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Bronze Teams (East District Heat)

The Bronze 2 event had to be rescored due to an error, so the winners have changed. Unfortunately we don’t have a photo of the winners.

Winners of Bronze 1 section - Angela Marsland, Irene Carter, Neil and Clare Paterson

Winners of Bronze 2 section - Alison Littleboy, Graham Dempsey, Susan Gilchrist and Pam Martis

Winners of Bronze 3 section - Kenny Hunter, Norman Cooper, Adrian Eastwood and Kay Robertson

The results will be combined with those from other districts to produce a final winner of the event.

Allan Flitch

Congratulations to Peter and Heather Braid, winners of the Allan Flitch Trophy for married couples.


Bronze Pairs

Congratulations to all who did well in the Bronze Challenge pairs at the Carlton at the weekend. Bronze 1 award went to Michael Gray and Sandy Lyon, B2 won by David Nisbet and Ian Thomson, with the highest ranking event taken by David & Gill Simmons (pictured left). Liz McGowan presented the prizes.

See the Bronze Page for more details and photos!

36th Berwick Congress

Entries are now being accepted for the Congress on Sunday 29 April. Full details, including online entry.

Atholl Cup and Plate latest

The Atholl Cup QFs are as follows:

Atholl Plate progress chart

Atholl Cup Draw

Atholl Cup Draw

Jeff Bond drew the names out of a hat (well bowl) after the finalists and semi-finalists from last year had been placed in opposite halves of the draw. First round to be played by Nov 30th if at all possible.

As we have exactly 16 teams, the winning 8 will proceed to the 2nd round to be played by Jan 14th and the 8 losing teams will enter the Atholl Plate with the losers from Goodman & Fraser match playing the losers from the Home & Leith match and so on down the list of teams. 1st round of Atholl Plate to also be played by Jan 14th if possible.

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Enter online

Conveners: login to SBU Web Site

Cowan Cup

Please note that this website will not be updated until the week after the Cowan event, so please visit the Carlton website for the results of that. We will publish photos in due course, just not immediately!

New Melville April Congress

Annual one-day congress on Sunday 8 April, with a pairs tournament starting at 1.00 pm followed by a supper for those requiring one and then a Swiss Teams tournament in the evening starting at approximately 5.30 pm.

The entry fees for both the pairs and the teams is £6 per person, per event. Our excellent suppers cost £10 per person. Tea, coffee, biscuits and soft drinks are provided free of charge all day.

There will be cash prizes for the winners and the best placed Bronze and Silver pairs/teams.

Please make your entry on-line via the club website, where you can also order your food. This is an OPEN event and is not restricted to club members.

N.B. This year we will collect entry fees and money for food orders on the day.

Results Board

Older Results

Details from earlier this season.

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Tournament Updates

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Bronze Home Page

Coming Soon in the East District

Today is Tuesday 20 March 2018

  • 27/03 * Senior Bronze Pairs (Carlton 12:00)
  • 27/03 Senior Pairs (Freddie Short Quaich) (Carlton 12:00)
  • 18/04 ED Men's Teams (1) (Melville 19:00)
  • 18/04 ED Women's Teams (1) (Melville 19:00)
  • 25/04 ED Men's Teams (2) (Melville 19:00)
  • 25/04 ED Women's Teams (2) (Melville 19:00)
  • 03/05 East District AGM (Carlton 19:30)
  • 26/05 * Bronze Challenge Teams (Melville 13:00)
  • 27/05 Hunter Cup (Melville 13:00)
  • 01/07 NEBA Match (Berwick on Tweed)

* Bronze only event

Full district (and other) calendars

ED Tournaments 2017-18

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East District League & Cup

Updated 09 March 2018

League wins score 3-0 except * 2-1
AMPs shown in brackets for league matches. Newly submitted results should appear futher down this column.

09/03 D2 Dunfermline A 14590 Waverley 13980 (3)
08/03 D1 49ers 19560 Grosvenor Aces 15280 (8)
08/03 D1 Carlton Connection 12570 Dundas 14870 (7)
08/03 D2 Colinton Castle 13390 Livingston 11750 (6)
08/03 D3 Peebles A 14200 Berwick A 15860 (5)
08/03 D4 Invulnerables 14340 Carlton Camden 15990 (5)
08/03 CQ Craigleith 21790 Orion 14580
07/03 D1 Linlithgow 14890 Falkirk A 16780 (5)

Results | Tables | Next matches | Submit result

Current League Leaders:
Div 1: Dundas
Div 2: Colinton Castle
Div 3: Orion
Div 4: Renaissance
Div 5: Notsimoc

MacLaren Cup page, MacLaren Cup Wall Chart

Breaking results

View most recent 50 results in more detail

19/03 D4 Unusual Suspects 11740 Carlton Camden 10800 (5)
16/03 D2 Livingston 11940 Scramblers 11680 (2)
14/03 D3 Orion 15870 Marmion A 11940 (9)
15/03 D3 Dunfermline B 9080 Gosford 11810 (9)
15/03 D5 Diamonds 14950 Peebles Bees 12940 (6)
15/03 D1 Falkirk A 14870 Phoenix 11000 (9)
14/03 D2 Dunfermline A 14490 Skateraw 12800 (6)
14/03 D2 Marmion B 12630 Colinton Castle 16510 (9)
14/03 D4 Renaissance 17640 Ormiston 14260 (8)

These are results which been submitted within the past 7 days. The league tables will only reflect these results once they have been processed and appear in the main list.

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Master Points Database

How to get at your points

Visit MEMPAD now.

MEMPAD gives every SBU member their own area where current Master point totals and rating can be seen. This information is updated daily. Clubs submit master points on-line so you will be able to see your MP totals updated relatively soon after you have played at your local club. There’s also various other information available about members, clubs and SBU competitions.

This really is an excellent system, and very easy to use. email the Master Point Secretary () and ask for a login.

Remember to quote your MasterPoint number; you can then register, update your personal details (address, telephone number, email address etc.) and change to your own personal password. Ultimate objective after successive phases — no more wee pieces of paper!


Here is the Constitution of the East District as approved at the AGM in May 2011.

The Laws of Bridge

The SBU implemented the new 2017 Laws on 1st September 2017. Copies of the new Laws are available from Anne Perkins.

MP Claims

Any paper points, email queries, cheques, and all correspondence related to SBU Master Points must be sent to:

SBU Member Services,
Dept #16,
196 Rose Street,
Edinburgh EH2 4AT.

Any email communications relating to Master Points should be sent to

Web Site

Design & updates for East District by Alan Officer.

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