Notes: Bridge corner with Kay Molloy

ABBEY BRIDGE CLUB - 18 Sept. 6 Table Howell: 1 Eamon Daly, Kevin McDaid, 2 Ann Brennan, Mary Fawsitt, 3 Helen Tynan, Margaret Walsh, 4 Marie Broggy, Kathleen O’Shaughnessy.

ABBEY BRIDGE CLUB - 18 Sept. 6 Table Howell: 1 Eamon Daly, Kevin McDaid, 2 Ann Brennan, Mary Fawsitt, 3 Helen Tynan, Margaret Walsh, 4 Marie Broggy, Kathleen O’Shaughnessy.

Club ‘97 - 13 Sept. 8 Table Howell: 1 Pauline Geoghegan, Grace Marshall, 2 Kay Lennon, Mary Watchorn, 3 Noreen Bergin, Margaret Stewart. 6 Table Howell: 1 Anne Treacy, Brid White, 2 Siobhan Roberts, Helen Wall, 3 Maura Holden, Maura Wallace.

CONFEDERATION ‘350’ BRIDGE CLUB - 19 Sept. 7 Table Howell: 1 Maureen Sheehan, Anne Treacy, 2 Loretto O’Driscoll, Catherine Philpott, 3 Paul Brady, Kathleen Ferguson, 4 Maura Banim, Margery Brady. 6 Table Howell: 1 Betty O’Connor, Catherine Walsh, 2 Phil Kenealy, Margaret Kiely, 3 Peggie Henderson, Mary Morris, 4 Una Crowley, Brid White.

KILKENNY BRIDGE CLUB - 11 Sept. 5 Table Howell: 1 Kay Molloy, Maura O’Brien, 2 Eileen Buckley, Bernadette Egan. 18 Sept. 7 Table Howell: 1 Joe O’Neill, Madge O.Neill, 2 Bobby Grace, Peter McQuillan, 3 Teresa Dunne, Aileen Hehir.

NORE BRIDGE CLUB - 13 Sept. 10 Table Howell: Joint 1 Breda Butler, Michael Reynolds, Eileen Buckley, Maria Troy, 3 Nell Fitzgerald, Sheila Ryan, 4 Peggie Henderson, Therese Pender. 20 Sept. 10 Table Howell: 1 Jim Campbell, Jaime Martin, 2 Melanie O’Briain, Mary Shields, 3 Jim Byrne, Bobby Grace, 4 Annette Kennedy, Pat Wall.

ORMONDE/CASTLE BRIDGE CLUB - 17 Sept. 5 Table Howell: 1 Ellen Dowling, Margaret Knowles, 2 Catherine McGoff, Mary Shields, Augusta Collins, Frances Cregan.Rothe Bridge Club17Sept. 12 Table Scrambled Mitchell: 1 Mary Breen, Joan Norris, 2 Mai Cantwell, Breda Murray, 3 Martha Langton, Christine Leonowich.

ABBEY BRIDGE CLUB -25 Sept. 10 Table Howell. 1. Eamonn Daly, Kevin McDaid, 2. Marie Broggy, Kathleen O’Shaughnessy, 3. Mary Morris, Catherine Philpott, 4) Ailish Dillon, Brighid Kennedy.

CLUB ‘97 - 20 Sept. 7 Table Howell. 1. Ann Treacy, Brid White, 2. Siobhan Roberts, Helen Wall, 3. Maura Holden, Nick Quirke. 27 Sept. 7 Table Howell. 1. Siobhan Roberts, Helen Wall, 2. Margaret Drennan, Lily Kinsella, 3, Linda Darlington, Christine Leonowicz. 6 Table Howell. 1. Maura Russell, Brid White, 2. Alice O’Carroll, Joan O’Gara, 3, Siobhan Power, Olive Taylor.

CONFEDERATION ‘350’ BRIDGE CLUB - 26 Sept. 7 Table Howell. 1. Mary Fitzpatrick, Rose Walsh, 2. Mary Cuggy, Helene Holohan, 3. Kay Doran, Kathleen O’Shaughnessy, 4. Rita Morrissey, Catherine Philpott. 7 Table Howell. 1. Eamonn Dunne, Kathleen Dunne, 2. Maura Delaney, Nicholas Quirke, 3. Rose Brophy, Anne Gubbins, 4) John Cooney, Kathy Hayes.

KILKENNY BRIDGE CLUB - 25 Sept. 1. 10 Table Howell. Mary Hennessy, Catherine McGoff, 2. Nancy Allen, Noreen Cody, 3. Breda Holohan, Maura O’Mahony, 4. Breda Butler-Davis, Jim Campbell.

Nore BRIDGE CLUB - 27 Sept. 11 Table Scrambled Mitchell. 1. Mary Egan, Pat Egan, 2.Annette Kennedy, Pat Wall, 3. Alice Brennan, Mary Morris. 4. Breda Deevy, Bobby Grace.

ORMONDE/CASTLE BRIDGE CLUB - 24 Sept. 1. Mary Doyle, Eileen Harte. 2. Breda Butler-Davis, Bernadette Egan. 3. Noreen Cody, Sheila Ryan.

ROTHE BRIDGE CLUB - 24 Sept. 7 Table Howell. 1) Kay Mulhall, Maud Ryan, 2. Maureen Sheehan, Brid White, 3. Kathleen O’Shaughnessy, Noel Walsh, 4. Stacia Clancy, Noreen Grogan.

6 Table Howell. 1. Hugh Donnelly Swift, Colette O’Neill, 2. Una Crowley, Joan Cullinane, 3. George Barr, Mary Lawlor, 4. Marie Broggy, Rose Walsh.

Freshford Bridge Club (Three Castles Hall) - The following Officers were elected at a well attended Annual General Meeting. President, Mrs Tessie Coogan, Vice-President, Mrs Jo Holland, Secretary, Ms.Jo Redmond, Treasurer, Mrs Kathleen Walsh, P.R.O. Mrs Kathleen Cahill. Club Results 10 Sept. 1. Olive Thorpe, K. Walsh, 2. Lily Kirk, Margaret Millea. 17 Sept. Tess Coogan, Peggy Shortall, 2. Olive Thorpe, K. Walsh.

SOUTH MIDLAND REGION, CONTRACT BRIDGE ASSOCIATION OF IRELAND - The Annual General Meeting will be held at the Newpark Hotel, Kilkenny, on Monday, 22nd. October, 7.30 p.m. 2 Representatives from all Affiliated Clubs are requested to attend. Club Literature and Diaries will be distributed for 2012/13.

South Midland Cup (Pairs Competition) will be held at Ryston Sports Centre, Newbridge, on Sunday, 28th. October. Enquiries and Entries to Hugh Donnelly-Swift at 085-7118753

BRIDGE LESSONS AT KILKENNY BRIDGE CENTRE - Do come along and take advantage of the opportunity to learn the wonderful Game of Bridge from two of our Contract Bridge Association of Ireland Qualified Bridge Teachers.

BRIDGE CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS - Annette Kennedy, Wednesday, 10th October, 7.45 p.m. Telephone: 056-4441091. Mobile 087-6601564.

Margaret Walsh, Thursday, 4th October, 7.45 p.m. Telephone 056 –7765319. Mobile 087 9466407. LESSONS AT KILKENNY BRIDGE CENTRE - Do come along and take advantage of the opportunity to learn the wonderful Game of Bridge from two of our Contract Bridge Association of Ireland Qualified Bridge Teachers.

BRIDGE CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS - Annette Kennedy, Wednesday, 10th October, 7.45 p.m. Telephone: 056-4441091. Mobile 087-6601564.Margaret Walsh, Thursday, 4th October, 7.45 p.m. Telephone 056 –7765319. Mobile 087 9466407.

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