Arts club

3 Upper Fitzwilliam Street, Dublin 2


Deirdre Reid

Bankers President Deirdre Reid


T.D Roster
September

Tue Sept 3rd   B J O’Brien

Thurs Sept 5th  Angela O Neill

Tue Sept 10th. Fergus O Rafferty

Thurs Sept 12th. Fiona O Gorman

Tue Sept 17th  Bernard Higgins

Thurs Sept 19th  Ronan McMaugh

Tue Sept 24th Bernard Higgins

Thurs Sept 26th
Teresa Gavin





2019-2020 Committee

Deirdre Reid
President
Ronan McMaugh
Vice President & Competition Secretary
Niamh Harty
Honary Secretary
Angela 0 Neill
Treasurer
Helen Friel
Social
Mike Gowie
Technical Support
Mick Lynch
T.D. Rota
Marie Morrissey
Membership Welfare
Giles Murnin
Stationery & Computer Supplies
John Reilly
Table set up Rota
Marie Slattery
Fanagan League

Bridge Room Set-up Rota
Month
Day
Date
Rota
August
Thursday 
01/08/2019
John Reilly
Tuesday
06/08/2019
Jackie McBride,
Thursday 
08/09/2019
Peter Caplin
Tuesday
13/08/2019
Jackie McBride
Thursday 
15/08/2019
Seamus Bradley
Tuesday
20/08/2019
Jackie McBride
Thursday 
22/08/2019
Peeter Brehhov
Tuesday
27/08/2019
Jackie McBride
Thursday 
29/08/2019
Michael McInerney
September
Tuesday
03/09/2019
Jackie McBride
Thursday 
05/09/2019
Frank Kennedy
Tuesday
10/09/2019
John Reilly
Thursday 
12/09/2019
John Cantwell
Tuesday
17/09/2019
Paul & Maeve Delaney
Thursday 
19/09/2019
John O'Mara
Tuesday
24/09/2019
Paul & Sheila Williams
Thursday 
26/09/2019
Michael Lynch

More Volunteers are very welcome please email bankersbc@gmail.com


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Presidents Prize 2019

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N.B.
Thursday nights are now pre-entry nights.
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Booking will open one week in advance at 00:01.


N.B.B

Tuesday nights are now pre-entry nights

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The club is now semi open on Thursday (member with guest)

Upcoming Event

Mixed Pairs
Tue 17th & 24th September


Thursday 12th September

Thursdays Game


 Winners North/South
Caroline Crowley & Frank Kennedy from
Sean O Lubaigh
& Ann Marie Heavey second
Sheila Horkan & Barbara Walsh third


Winners East/West

Conor Moore & Maria Whelan from
Maeve Delaney & Eileen O Hare second
Brid Kemple & Sandra Newell third

Full Result

Tuesday 10th September


Tuesdays Game



Winners North/South

Conor Moore & Mick Lynch from
Mary Lindopp & Grainne Dunne second
Marie Morrissey & Maeve Delaney and
David Dunne & Sheila Kelly joint
third


Winners East/West
Dave Ryan & Liam Maher from
Paul Delaney & Tomas Roche second
Carol Hawkins & Patricia Blaney third



Conor Mick Dave Liam
Winners North/South :-
Mick Lynch & Conor Moore
Winners East West :-
Dave Ryan & Liam Maher



Full Result

Thursday 5th September

Thursdays Game


 Winners North/South
Paul Delaney & Sean O Lubaigh from
Jim Mullally
& Liam Maher second
Helen Friel & Carol Hawkins third


Winners East/West

Michele Purcell & Elaine Fitzpatrick from
Maeve Delaney & Partner second
Deirdre Reid & Maura Lawlor third

Full Result

Tuesday 3rd September


Tuesdays Game
Butler IMPs Upstairs


Winners North/South

Kate Daultrey & Martin Brady from
Huey Daly & Sonya Hillis second
Thomas MacCormac & BJ O Brien third


Winners East/West
Helen Friel & Ann Marie Heavey from
Siobhan Part & Mary Lindopp second
Suzanne Hill & Maire O Connor third


Kate Martin Helen Ann Marie
Winners North/South :-
Kate Daultrey & Martin Brady
Winners East West :-
Helen Friel & Ann Marie Heavey


Downstairs


Winners North/South

Brendan Curran & Marie Slattery from
Mareeda Tracey & Gerry Tracey second
Michael McAuliffe & Ita Fahy third


Winners East/West
Kevin O Dea & Liam Maher from
Christy Tierney & Deirdre Reid second
Marie James & Adrienne Purdy third


Brendan Marie Kevin Liam
Winners North/South :-
Marie Slattery & Brendan Curran
Winners East West :-
Liam Maher & Kevin O Dea



Full Result

 

Thursday 29th August

Thursdays Game


 Winners North/South
Mary Stanley & Ann Fitzgerald from
John Reilly
& Seamus Bradley and
Sonya Hillis & Maeve Delaney joint second


Winners East/West

Evgenia Gladysheva & Peeter Brehhov from
David Dunne & Martin Brady second
Jim Mullally & Gerry Lawlor third

Full Result

Tuesday 27th Aug


Nolan Memorial Teams
The first major competition of the season the Nolan Memorial Teams
saw a number of changes on our leaderboard proving yet again its only half time after the first session.
Hard luck to our leaders who were unable to keep their run going and finished just out of the prizes
Many thanks to our Tournament Director Bernard Higgins


The Winners :-
Paul Hanratty, Barbara Walsh, Giles Murnin, David Connolly from
Paul Delaney , Maeve Delaney, Colette Allen, Jackie McBride
Ita Fahy, Liam Maher, Fiona O Gorman, Mary Seaver third

Deirdre Reid, Christy Tierney, Denis Gill, Frances Gill fourth

2nd Session :-
Sean Moynihan , Michael McInerney , Mike Gowie, Roisin Troy


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Winning Team:-
Giles Murnin , Barbara Walsh, Paul Hanratty David Connolly with Bankers President Deirdre Reid

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2nd Place :-
Collette Allen, Maeve Delaney, Jackie McBride,
Paul Delaney

3rd Place :-
Ita Fahy, Liam Maher, Mary Seaver
Fiona O Gorman

Full Result

Thursday 22nd August

Thursdays Game


 Winners North/South
Ronan McMaugh & BJ O Brien from
Maura Lawlor
& Ita Fahy second
Bernie Lynch & Paul Kane third


Winners East/West

Siobhan Part & Niamh Harty from
Peter Stewart & Wojciech Gorczyca second
Brendan Curran & Kate Daultrey third

Full Result

Tuesday 20th Aug


Nolan Memorial Teams
The first major competition of the season the Nolan Memorial Teams
has a very good entry of twenty teams
We had the usual excitement with the draw for teammates before play
The field is well spread after the first night, however no need to dispair as we are only halfway.
Roll on next week !!!
Many thanks to our Tournament Director Bernard Higgins

The Leaders :-
John Kelly , Mary Lindopp, Kay Russell, Rita Delaney from
Christy Tierney , Deirdre Reid, Denis Gill, Frances Gill second
Barbara Walsh , Paul Hanratty, Giles Murnin, David Connolly third


Full Result

Thursday 15th August

Thursdays Game


 Winners North/South
John O Mara & Marie Slattery from
Siobhan Part
& Ita Fahy second
Mary Stanley & Paul Kane third


Winners East/West

Michael McAuliffe & Ronan McMaugh from
Sean O Lubaigh & Martin Brady second
Mareeda Tracey & Gerry Tracey third

Full Result

Tuesday 13th August


Tuesdays Game



Winners North/South

Paul Delaney & Martin Brady from
Sean Moynihan & Joe Walsh second
Evgenia Gladysheva & Peeter Brehhov third


Winners East/West
Mick Lynch & Conor Moore from
Ita Fahy & Ann Hanratty second
Mary Stanley & Paul Kane third


Conor Mick Paul Martin
Winners North/South :-
Mick Lynch & Conor Moore
Winners East West :-
Paul Delaney & Martin Brady



Full Result

Thursday 8th August

Thursdays Game


 Winners North/South
Rosalind O Brien & Gerry Kelly from
Paul Delaney
& Partner second
Gerry Lawlor & Joe Walsh third


Winners East/West

Sean O Lubaigh & Martin Brady and
Deirdre Reid & Maura Lawlor joint first
Bernie Lynch & Michael McAuliffe third

Full Result

Tuesday 6th August


Tuesdays Game



Winners North/South

Willy Clingan & Frances A Kelly from
Deirdre Reid & Christy Tierney second
Gerry Lawlor & Maura Lawlor third


Winners East/West
Paul Hanratty & Ita Fahy from
Kazimierz Noga & Kay Russell second
Sue Power & Rosalind O Brien third




Full Result

Thursday 1st August

Thursdays Game


 Winners North/South
Christy Tierney & Mike Gowie from
Ita Fahy
& Rosalind O Brien second
Breda Synnott & Partner third


Winners East/West

Kate Daultrey & Peeter Brehhov from
Denis Gill &Frances Gill second
Sheila Horkan & John O Mara third

Full Result

Tuesday 30th July


Tuesdays Game



Winners North/South

Huey Daly & Sonya Hillis from
Mary Lindopp & Sheila Horkan second
Mary Stanley & Paul Kane third


Winners East/West
Marcin Rudzinski & Ronan McMaugh from
Brendan Curran & Marie Slattery second
Grainne Dunne & Sean Moynihan third




Full Result

Thursday 25th July

Thursdays Game


 Winners North/South
Michael McAuliffe & Sean O Lubaigh from
Evgenia Gladysheva
& Peeter Brehhov second
Mick Lynch & Fiona O Gorman third


Winners East/West

Marcin Rudzinski & Wojciech Gorczyca from
Kevin O Dea & Sean Moynihan second
Ann Tuite & Kate Daultrey third

Full Result

Tuesday 23rd July


Tuesdays Game



Winners North/South

Liam Maher & Kevin O Dea from
BJ O Brien & Siobhan Part second
Sonya Hillis & Maeve Delaney third



Winners East/West
Bernie Lynch & John Kelly from
Sean Moynihan & Michael McInerney second
Paul Hanratty & Rosalind O Brien third


Liam Kevin Bernie John
Winners North/South :-
Kevin O Dea & Liam Maher
Winners East West :-
John Kelly & Bernie Lynch



Full Result


          

Tuesday 2nd July

A.G.M.

Deirdre Reid in accepting her second year as President thanked all of
her outgoing committee, sub committees and the many people who helped her during
her
first year in office
Special thanks to a number of people stepping down from committee
Gerry Kelly steps down having completed his very successful time on committee
David Dunne has completed three years as Honorary Treasurer.
Fergus O’Rafferty and Krzysztof Sekula are standing down having served the club very well during their term
This year we elected for the first time a vice President so congrats to Ronan McMagh on the honour


Committee
President Deirdre Reid
Hon Secretary Niamh Harty
Hon Treasurer Angela O’Neill
Vice President Ronan McMaugh

Giles Murnin
John Reilly
Helen Friel
Mick Lynch
Marie Slattery
Marie Morrissey
Mike Gowie

Friday 21st June

Golf outing
The Bankers held a very successful and enjoyable outing to Castleknock golf club
weather was excellent and course in great condition.
There was a very close finish with the top three players
all sharing the same score

Overall winner Gerry Lawlor from

Dave Ryan second
Ann Hanratty third
Winning team Betty Murphy & Willy Clingan from
Collette Allen & Brendan Curran

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Gerry Lawlor with Ann Hanratty

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Winning team Betty Murphy & Willy Clingan

Tuesday 4th June

Presidents Prize 2019

The final night of the Presidents prize brings the curtain down on another season of bridge
Very well done to our President Deirdre Reid and her hard working team
for another wonderful year
The night saw Martin Brady claim
the honours by one point from Paul Delaney
and Liam Maher crowned Player of the Year

MARTIN BRADY - 1st prize
Paul Delaney - 2nd prize
Bríd Kemple - 3rd prize
Conor Moore† - Best Man
Mary Stanley - Best Woman
Maeve Delaney** - Best Intermediate
John Kelly† - Best Regional Master
Caroline Crowley* - Best Area Master

winner
Martin Brady with Bankers President Deirdre Reid

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2nd Place :-
Paul Delaney
3rd Place :-
Brid Kemple


Presladies PresRM
Best Lady :-
Mary Stanley
Best Man :-
Conor Moore

Presmen PresAM
Regional Master :-
John Kelly
Area Master :-
Caroline Crowley

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Best Intermediate :-
Maeve Delaney

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Player of the year 2019 :-
Liam Maher

Paul Kane Intermediate
Area Master :-
Paul Kane
Intermediate :-
Helen Friel

 

Tuesday 26th March


Joe MacHale Memorial
Mixed teams

The final of the Joe MacHale Memorial mixed teams saw a very exciting finish
with less than one and a half victory points separating the top two
.
A storming second session from our winners brought them from eight place all the way to the top.
Some very difficult and challenging hands led to a very exciting nights bridge with IMPs flying
in all directions.
Congrats to our winners :-
Aoife MacHale Peter Goodman Brid Kemple Terry Walsh
Thanks to our Tournament director Bernard Higgins and all his assistants


The Winners :-
Aoife MacHale Peter Goodman Brid Kemple Terry Walsh from
Siobhán Part, BJ O Brien, Ronan McMaugh, Mamie MacCormac second
Deirdre Reid,Christy Tierney,Marie Slattery,Brendan Curran third
.
Liam Maher, Ita Fahy, Mary Lindopp, John Kelly fourth



Second Session
Helen Friel, Seamus Bradley, Joe Dolan, Elizabeth Dolan

Best Intermediate
Sheila Williams, Paul Williams,
Sonya Hillis Krzysztof Sekula

winners
Winning Team:-
Bankers President Deirdre Reid with
Brid Kemple, Peter Goodman, Aoife MacHale Terry Walsh

session Intermediate
2nd Session :-
Joe Dolan, Elizabeth Dolan
Helen Friel, Seamus Bradley

Best Intermediate :-
Paul Williams, Sheila Williams
Sonya Hillis Krzysztof Sekula



Full Result

Tuesday 22nd January


Ladies and Mens Pairs

The final week of the Ladies and Men's pairs was a very good night for the leading
Ladies pair Deirdre and Maura who held their place to win this years competition.
Very well done madam President.
Not so in the mens where Gerry and Liam had to give way to
Michael McAuliffe and David Synnott who had a superb second session to
take this years crown
Many thanks again to our
Tournament Director Bernard Higgins

The Winners Ladies Pairs :-
Deirdre Reid & Maura Lawlor from
Fiona O Gorman & Niamh Harty second

Philina Dowd & Bláthnaid Trayer third



1st Session
Aisling Considine & Evgenia Gladysheva

2nd Session Mary Stanley & Rita O'Neill

Area Master
Jackie McBride , Clare O’Donoghue

Intermediate Sheila Williams & Colette Allen


Ladies


Winners:-
Deirdre Reid & Maura Lawlor

Fiona Niamh Inter
2nd Place :-
Niamh Harty Fiona O Gorman
Best Inter :-
Collette Allen, Sheila Williams



Full Result

The Winners Mens Pairs :-

Michael McAuliffe & David Synnott from

Fergus O'Rafferty & Martin Purdy second

1st Session Gerry Lawlor & Liam Maher

2nd Session Ronan McMaugh & Thomas MacCormac

Area Master
Pat Egan & Michael Gowie

Intermediate Prize Giles Murnin & David Connolly

Mens Pairs
Winners:-
David Synnott & Michael McAuliffe

Fergus = Martin Mike Pat
2nd Place :-
Martin Purdy & Fergus O'Rafferty
Best AM :-
Mike Gowie Pat Egan


Full Result


Tuesday 15th January


Ladies and Mens Pairs

This week we have the Ladies and Men's pairs competition
We have a full house with the ladies having thirteen and a half tables
and the men with eight and a half
A very busy night for our
Tournament Director Bernard Higgins

Ladies Pairs :-

Deirdre Reid & Maura Lawlor from
Aisling Considine & Evgenia Gladysheva second

Mairead Ni Oistin & Fionnuala O Hanlon third


Deirdre Maura


Leaders:-
Deirdre Reid & Maura Lawlor

Full Result


Mens Pairs :-

Gerry Lawlor & Liam Maher from
Fergus O Rafferty & Martin Purdy second
Pat Egan & Mike Gowie third


Gerry Liam
Winners:-
Liam Maher & Gerry Lawlor


Full Result

Tuesday 27th November


Noreen O Connor Teams

This week we had the second half of the Noreen O Connor teams.
No shocks here with the three leading teams all going further away from the field
The finishing order was as you were with only three IMPs separating the top two teams
Very well done to : -
Thomas MacCormac, Ronan McMaugh, BJ O’Brien, Siobhán Part who are this years champions
Many thanks to our excellent Tournament director Bernard Higgins


The Winners :-
Thomas MacCormac, Ronan McMaugh, BJ O’Brien, Siobhán Part from
Liam Maher, Ita Fahy, John Kelly, Mary Lindopp second
Marcin Rudzinski, Wojciech Gorczyca, Michael McAuliffe, David Synnott third

Marie Morrissey, Rita Delaney, Frank Kennedy, Krzysztof Sekula fourth

Deirdre Reid, Christy Tierney, Brendan Curran, Marie Slattery fifth


Area Master
Colette Allen, Evgenia Gladysheva, Helen Friel, Séamus Bradley
     Giles Murnin, David Connolly, Joe Dolan, Elizabeth Dolan

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Winning Team:-
Siobhán Part Ronan McMaugh Deirdre Reid (President)Thomas MacCormac, BJ O’Brien

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2nd Place :-
John Kelly Mary Lindopp Ita Fahy & Liam Maher
3rd Place :-
David Synnott Marcin Rudzinski,
Michael McAuliffe, & Wojciech Gorczyca
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4th Place :-
Marie Morrissey, Frank Kennedy, Rita Delaney,missing Krzysztof Sekula
Winners Area Master :-
Colette Allen, Séamus Bradley,
Evgenia Gladysheva, & Helen Friel,


Full Result


Thursday 20th November


Noreen O Connor Teams

This week we have the Noreen O Connor teams.
An excellent entry of twenty one teams are taking part.


The Leaders :-
Thomas MacCormac, Ronan McMaugh, BJ O’Brien, Siobhán Part from
Liam Maher, Ita Fahy, John Kelly, Mary Lindopp second
Marcin Rudzinski, Wojciech Gorczyca, Michael McAuliffe, David Synnott third

Marie Morrissey




Tuesday 22nd Oct


Rose Gibson Pairs

The second session of the Rose Gibson pairs had some excellent hands which
made life very difficult for many players with match points going in all directions.
Very well done to Martin Brady and Paul Delaney who are this years worthy winners
They were convincing winners winning both sessions.

The Winners :-
Martin Brady & Paul Delaney from
Wojciech Gorczyca & Marcin Rudzinski second
Paul Kane & Mary Stanley third
Ronan McMaugh & Thomas MacCormac fourth
B J O'Brien & Siobhán Part fifth

First Session Liam Maher & John Kelly
Second Session Bríd Kemple & Terry Walsh
Area Master Vivienne Nealon and Marie James
Best Intermediate David Connolly and Carmel Murnin

Paul + Martin
Winning Pair:-
Paul Delaney
& Martin Brady

Marcin + Wo Paul Mary
2nd Place :-
Marcin Rudzinski & Wojciech Gorczyca
3rd Place :-
Mary Stanley Paul Kane
  Brid + Terry
2nd Session :-
Tery Walsh Brid Kemple


2nd Session Result


Tuesday 16th Oct


Rose Gibson Pairs

This week we had the first session of the Rose Gibson pairs
An excellent entry of forty four pairs taking part.
Scoring is very good with five pairs exceeding 60%
Very well done to Martin Brady & Paul Delaney who lead the field with a whopping 68.56%

The Leaders :-
Martin Brady & Paul Delaney from
Marcin Rudzinski & Wojciech Gorczyca second
Paul Kane & Mary Stanley third
B J O'Brien & Siobhán Part fourth


Paul Martin

Full Result

Tuesday 25th Sept


Mixed Pairs

The final night of the Mixed Pairs competition saw a lot of change on our
leaderboard proving once again the job is only half done after the first session.
Very well done to David Dunne and Sheila Kelly who took the honours.
Special thanks to our tournamenr director Bernard Higgins
for another excellent job

The Winners :-
David Dunne & Sheila Kelly from
Wojciech Gorczyca & Eileen O'Donovan second
Siobhán Part & B J O'Brien
third
Mamie & Thomas MacCormac fourth


First Session
Colette Stokes & Ronan Nolan
Second Session

Mary Stanley & Paul Kane
Area Master
Hilary Moran & Joe Dolan
Best Intermediate
Helen Friel & Séamus Bradley

Mixed winner

Winning Pair:-
Sheila Kelly & David Dunne with Bankers President Deirdre Reid

second Area Master
2nd Place :-
Eileen O'Donovan & Wojciech Gorczyca
Area Master :-
Hilary Moran & Joe Dolan

Session1 Mary + Paul
1st Session :-
Ronan Nolan & Colette Stokes
2nd Session
Paul Kane & Mary Stanley


Full Result


Thursday 20th September

Thursdays Game

 Winners North/South
Conor Moore
& Mick Lynch from
Deirdre Reid & Barbara Walsh second
Frances Gill & Denis Gill third


Winners East/West

Niamh Harty & Helen Friel from
Blathnaid Trayer & Ma
urice O Leary second
Kazimierz Noga & Caroline Crowley
third


Full Result


Tuesday 18th Sept


Mixed Pairs

The Mixed Pairs competition has an excellent entry of thirty eight pairs.
Some very good cards to test us all.
Many thanks to our tournament director Bernard Higgins for very well run event

The Leaders :-
Thomas MacCormac & Mamie MacCormac from
Colette Stokes & Ronan Nolan second
Sheila Kelly & David Dunne
third
Ann Hanratty & Paul Hanratty fourth


Leaders
Mamie MacCormac & Thomas MacCormac

Full Result

Tuesday 28th Aug


Nolan Memorial Teams
The first major competition of the season the Nolan Memorial Teams
saw a number of changes on our leaderboard proving yet again its only half time after the first session.
However our leaders held firm to claim victory
Many thanks to our Tournament Director Bernard Higgins


The Winners :-
Brendan Curran, Marie Slattery, Betty Murphy,Sheila Howard from
Donal Dunne, Sheila Horkan, Kate Daultrey, Caroline Crowley
Patricia Kelly, Colm O Driscoll, Pat Egan, Catherine Egan
third


2nd Session :-
Mary Lindopp, Marcin Rudzinski, Niamh Harty, Seanmus Bradley
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Winning Team:-
Betty Murphy, Marie Slattery, Brendan Curran Sheila Howard with Bankers President Deirdre Reid

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2nd Place :-
Donal Dunne, Sheila Horkan, Kate Daultrey, Caroline Crowley

Nolan Session
3rd Place :-
Colm O Driscoll, Pat Egan, Catherine Egan
(Patricia Kelly)
2nd Session :-
Niamh Harty, Marcin Rudzinski Mary Lindopp
(Seamus Bradley)

Full Result