Welcome to the home of Nottingham’s largest chess club. The club welcomes players of all ages and standards – you can come along and play casual games in a friendly atmosphere, or join one of our teams in the Nottinghamshire League.
This site contains news about the club, its teams and its players, as well as links to other web sites of interest to chess players.
The club meets on Monday evenings from 5.30p.m. until 7:15p.m. for juniors and from 7:30 p.m. for adults and juniors involved in league matches at Bramcote Memorial Hall, Church Street, Bramcote, Nottingham NG9 3HD. Click on the links for more details about where to find us and how to join.
Club Championships results and Lightning Tournament 2019Congratuations to our winners: Tomas Matthews-Asensio (U11), Kian Chan (U14) and Armaan Gogia/Hambel Willow (joint winners of the Paul Mould Shield). The Lightning Tournaments were won by Alexandra Arlachova and Jonah Willow. Final results are here. We are now taking a summer break and will return on September 2nd.
Membership Form 2019/20
Our membership form for new members this season is available to download. For more information go to our Membership page. To all league players, please don't forget to join the ECF at Bronze level or higher. To be compliant with the Data Protection Act 2018 we need all members to complete this form.
NEW: Chess coaching for children. Sessions led by experienced coaches of county junior teams.
Monday evenings beginning 9th September 2019. Cost: £1.00 per session + annual membership
5.30pm - 6.15pm: BEGINNERS
6.30pm - 7.15pm: CHILDREN WHO CAN ALREADY PLAY
No need to pre-book, but if you want more information contact John Crawley: 07974 500181
Club Championships 2019
U11, U14 and Open sections, and Open and Junior Lightning tournaments. Final results are here.
Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy
Download our Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy (reviewed and approved June 2019)
Adult Safeguarding Policy
Download our Adult Safeguarding Policy (reviewed and approved June 2019)