News from the English Bridge Union
It was a great pleasure knowing Douglas and playing against such a gentleman at the table. Douglas was our first Grand Master and will be sadly missed by all players in Jersey and Guernsey.BJY
I played in a team with Douglas several times many years ago. He was an excellent team mate and a pleasure to score up with
I first met Douglas at the Acol Bridge Club in London when I was fresh out of university. He was a character larger than life and he bubbly personality never seemed to be affected - even when his partner went for 2000!
Douglas shared with me his bridge talent, as an oponent and as a partner, at the bridge club and in private.I am sad that I never will meet him again, but am grateful to have known him as a human being.