Bridge corner with Kay Molloy

Abbey Bridge Club - 6 March. 8 Table Howell: 1 Ann Brennan, Margaret Drennan, 2 Breda O’Gorman, Teresa O’Neill, 3 Joan Cashin, Catherine Costello, 4 Mary Moynihan, Mary Norton. 7 Table ¾ Howell: 1 Catherine King, May O’Neill, 2 Mary Morris, Catherine Philpott, 3 Rosalind Lanigan, Rosemary McPhillips, 4 Kathleen Ferguson, Kathleen O’Neill.

Abbey Bridge Club - 6 March. 8 Table Howell: 1 Ann Brennan, Margaret Drennan, 2 Breda O’Gorman, Teresa O’Neill, 3 Joan Cashin, Catherine Costello, 4 Mary Moynihan, Mary Norton. 7 Table ¾ Howell: 1 Catherine King, May O’Neill, 2 Mary Morris, Catherine Philpott, 3 Rosalind Lanigan, Rosemary McPhillips, 4 Kathleen Ferguson, Kathleen O’Neill.

Club ‘97 - 8 March. 7 Table ¾ Howell: 1 Kay Lennon, Mary Watchorn, 2 Helen O’Mahony, Mary O’Reilly, 3 Alice O’Carroll, Joan O’Gara, 4 Margaret Fleming, Rosalind Lanigan. 7 Table ¾ Howell: 1 George Barr, Lily Kinsella, 2 Margaret Stewart, Noel Walsh, 3 Maire Dwyer, Joan Holden, 4 Margaret Drennan, Deirdre Wilson.

Confederation ‘350’ Bridge Club - 29 Feb. Section 1. 1 Ann Lennon, Loretto O’Driscoll, 2 Mary Cuggy, Helene Holohan, 3 Dileen Fox, Colette O’Neill, 4 John Cooney, Kathy Hayes. Section 2. Anne Brennan, Mary Fawsitt, 2 Betty O’Connor, Catherine Walsh, 3 Rita Morrissey, Catherine Philpott, 4 Mary Lawlor, Sandra O’Driscoll.

7 March. Section 1. 1 Anne Brennan, Mary Fawsitt, 2 Nick Quirke, Ann Treacy, 3 Betty O’Connor, Catherine Walsh, 4 Mags McQuillan, Therese Pender. Section 2 1 Maura Kenealy, Sandra O’Driscoll, 2 Jo Lawlor, Tom Morris, 3 Eileen Fox, Colette O’Neill, 4 Maura Coady, Margaret Walsh.

Freshford Bridge Club at Threecastles Hall - 6 Feb. Charity Bridge Drive. 1 Tess Coogan, Peggy Shortall, 2 Lily Kirk, Margaret Millea, 3 Ann Kealy, Margaret Kealy, 4 Mary Morrissey, Jo Redmond, 5 Eamon Dunne, Kathleen Dunne, 6 M. O’Shea, K. Walsh. 13 Feb. 1 K. Brennan, Jo Holland, 2 Sheila Healy, Mai McEvoy,3 Mary Morrissey, Jo Redmond. 20 Feb. 1 Betty Owens, M. Tierney, 2 K. Brennan, Jo Holland, Jt.3 Tess Coogan, Peggy Shortall, Marie Reddy, Angela White.

Friary Bridge Club - 29 Feb. 10 Table Howell: 1 Eileen Bolger, Pat Power, 2 Conor Foley, Miriam Martin, 3 Anne Farrell, Margaret Geoghegan, 4 Augusta Collins, B. Kennedy.

Kilkenny Bridge Club - 6 March. 12 Table Scrambled Mitchell: 1 Jim Byrne, Hugh Donnelly, 2 Eileen Buckley, Bernadette Egan, 3 Conor Foley, MargaretWalsh, 4 Breda Butler-Davis, Mary Fitzpatrick.

Nore Bridge Club - 8 March. 9 Table Howell: 1 Breda Deevy, Bobby Grace, 2 Bernadette Egan, Kay Molloy, Jt. 3 Angela Carroll, Teresa Dunne, Joan Fogarty, William Fogarty.

9 Table Howell: 1 Phyl Doyle, Adrienne Walsh, Jt. 2 Ann Brennan, Helen Byrne, Kathleen O’Neill, Kathleen O’Shaughnessy, 4 Gretta Brennan, Catherine King.

Ormonde/Castle Bridge Club - 5 March. 8 Table Howell: 1 Breda Butler-Davis, Bernadette Egan, 2 Noreen Cody, Sheila Ryan, 3 Bid Byrne, Kathleen Power, 4 Esther Hackett, Mary Meaney.

Rothe Bridge Club - 27 Feb. 8 Table Howell: 1 Anna Keegan, Margaret Kelleher, 2 Bridget Norwood, Nick Quirke, 3 Marie Broggy, Rose Walsh, 4 Joan Murphy, Rita Ryan.

6.5 Table Howell: Jt.1 George Barr,Mary Lawlor, Noreen Grogan, Helen Wall, Jt.3 Brigid Holohan, Liam Holohan, Martha Langton, Christine Leonowicz.

5 March. 8 Table Howell: 1 Mary Breen, Joan Norris, 2 Mai Cantwell, Breda Murray, 3 Jim Denby, Ann Ryan, 4 Alice Brennan, Helen Wall. 8 Table Howell: 1 Miriam Martin, Joan O’Gara, 2 Bernadette Denieffe, Una Mahony, 3 Josephine O’Reilly, Maura Wallace, 4 Margaret Geoghegan, Roma Hoyne.

Fixture list

The national novice pairs championship for the JJ Murphy trophy is not to be missed! This season, there will be two sessions of 18 boards, so that those who have travelled will get value for money. It will be played in conjunction with the confined events, the lambert & cooper cups, in the Heritage hotel, Portlaoise. novice pairs, Saturday, April 14. Lambert cup (national confined pairs area masters & intermediate A, April 14. Cooper cup – national confined teams, area masters and intermediate A on April 15 .entries to CBAI national headquarters at 01-4929666 or email:info@cbai.ie accommodation bookings are being made directly with the hotel. Ask your club secretary for any further details.

Results

Bridge results and news from city and county affiliated bridge clubs to Kay Molloy by Friday each week for inclusion in Kilkenny People’ 056-7721639, 086-1638643. email:menahouse@ eircom.net.