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Bridge news

The Macallan International Pairs Championship will take place at the White House Hotel (near Great Portland Street Station), London, this week from Wednesday until Friday. The event will offer the chance to see many of the world's top pairs in action.

Session times will be as follows: Wednesday 21 January: 5.30pm-11pm. Thursday 22 January: 12 noon-4pm and 5.30pm-11pm. Friday 23 January: 12.30pm-6pm.

Tickets will be available at the door.