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Floriade Expo 2022 Arena Holidays

The Floriade Festival 2022 –a world-class event and celebration of gardens.

The festival The Floriade is an international event hosted by a different town or city in the Netherlands, every ten years. It is an exhibition and festival of gardens, from

News from the Bridge Room in Tiverton, July 2021

Host Report by Christine and Stewart MacFarlane We have just enjoyed four days of bridge and socialising in the Best Western – Tiverton.  The staff did everything they could to

Discovering the Spirit of Shetland

We were delighted to be able to return to Shetland in June, for our first Stitchtopia tour in a long time! As one of our favourite destinations, Shetland has so

News from the Bridge Room on the Isle of Wight, June 2021

Host Report by Rosa Richardson After enduring 15 months of semi and full national lock down, when asked to host the first return to a face to face bridge holiday,

*CLOSED* The Great Christmas Craft Giveaway 2020

It wouldn’t be Christmas without a Stitchtopia giveaway, and this year we’re in need of a little festive cheer more than ever! We’re pleased to announce the Great Christmas Craft

Andrew’s Bridge Tips – General exercise on doubling

Consider your bidding plan if your RHO opens 1♦. If you start with a double how do you intend to continue after partner has taken it out? a) Pass. Too

News from the Bridge Room in Madeira, Feb 2020

Host Report by Pauline Durie It was a welcome return to this beautiful island of flowers. A new venue – The Baia Azul – was friendly and welcoming in a

Andrew’s Bridge Tips – Problems facing a take out doubler after partner has taken it out

Consider these West hands after the following auction. Should you bid further, hoping that game is possible, or should you pass, taking the view that since South has opening values

News from the Bridge Room in Paphos, Cyprus, Mar 2020

Host Report by Rob Richardson The March weather in Cyprus is somewhat similar to that in the UK at the height of summer. That is to say mainly warm and

News from the Bridge Room in Turkey, Feb 2020

Host Report by Ro Kaye and Anne Wright “The food is out of this world” and “I never have been in a hotel with so much to do” are just