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Top finish for Anita at Sheffield

Date: 7 September 2018

Anita Somton was an impressive 4th at the Darnall and Handsworth Rapidplay, a FIDE-rated event held in Sheffield on September 1st . . . Read more

Jonah joint first in MCCU Congress

Date: 28 August 2018

Jonah Willow continued his run of victories by sharing a 3-way tie at the qualifier for the British Championships, held in Telford from 10th-12th August. . . . Read more

Jonah Willow becomes an FM!

Date: 18 August 2018

Following a 6-week break, Jonah came back refreshed and in an unbroken run gained the FIDE rating points required. . . . Read more

British Chess Championships 2018

Date: 10 August 2018

Many of our players made the trip to Hull this year, competing in various events between 27th July and 5th August. . . . Read more

Gigafinalists compete in Midlands and North

Date: 31 July 2018

For the first time this year, the UK Chess Challenge included a Midlands Gigafinal, meaning our players could decide to travel to Solihull or Manchester to compete. . . . Read more

Jonah equal first in 4NCL Congress

Date: 28 July 2018

Continuing his run of form, Jonah Willow was unbeaten on 4/5 to share first place at the 19th 4NCL Congress in Telford from 13-15 July. . . . Read more

Jonah wins North Wales Open with perfect score!

Date: 2 July 2018

In a fantastic result, Jonah Willow scored 5/5 in the North Wales Open, held in Llandudno from June 22nd-24th . . . Read more

Our juniors supremely satisfied at megafinals

Date: 13 June 2018

Many of our juniors found success at the second stage of the UK Chess Challenge 2018. . . . Read more

Jonah beats GM to share 3rd in Nottingham Congress

Date: 16 May 2018

In a personal milestone, Jonah Willow beat Mark Hebden in the 4th round of our local annual congress, held on 21st and 22nd April at Nottingham High School. . . . Read more

Grading prize for Ritika at 4NCL Doncaster

Date: 3 May 2018

This Congress was held from the 13th-15th April at the Holiday Inn just outside Doncaster. . . . Read more

Fernwood Girls are National U19 Champions!

Date: 15 April 2018

In a stunning result, three of our players represented Fernwood School at this prestigious event held at St Catherine's School, Bramley, on 7th/8th April. . . . Read more

Armaan shares first in National Chess Junior Squad U14s

Date: 12 April 2018

Playing one of the strongest junior tournaments in the English calendar, Armaan Gogia played above his grade to remain unbeaten at Daventry on 7th/8th April . . . Read more