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Matt Carr the Tournament Secretary has completed the first round draw and I’m helping him by publishing it, please send all results and issues arising to Matt. Here is the first round draw for the Rock Cup 2019-20 Home Away …

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The WDCL fixtures meeting will be on Thursday 27th June at Wolverhampton Chess Club, Wolverhampton West End WMC, 71-73 Merridale Street West, Wolverhampton, WV3 0RW

It is with great sadness that we have to report the passing of our Tournament Secretary and Auditor Derek Perks on Thursday 18th October 2018. Our sympathies and thoughts go out to his family at this sad time. A full …

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Please note the following budget proposals for the forthcoming ECF Council meeting. ECF April Council Meeting 2018 Please let me have your views on these matters. Posted on behalf of Andrew Leadbetter, ECF Representative

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To celebrate 50years as a chess club Rugeley are holding a rapid play tournament in April next year, details below. RUGELEY CHESS CLUB 50th Anniversary RAPIDPLAY TOURNAMENT Three sections for Max Grade Open, 160, 120 SATURDAY 7th APRIL 2018 Lea …

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Staffs finally started their county program nine days before Christmas and despite some very close games on the higher boards, Derbyshire proved to be deserved winners. Posted on behalf of Peter Evans U120 County Captain

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Staffs finally started their county program nine days before Christmas and despite some very close games on the higher boards, Derbyshire proved to be deserved winners. Posted on behalf of Peter Evans U120 County Captain

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Here are the updated draws: Rock Cup quarter finals Malcolm Phipps 0-1 Andrew McCumiskey Matthew Carr v Martyn Hathaway John Southcote v Dave Hodkinson Bye Nick Arkell Bidgood First Round Peter Banks 0-1 Kevan Ward Stuart Deeley vs Victor Brown …

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Entries are now being taken for this season’s Staffordshire County Cup competitions. The Hickman (Open) Cup is over 6 boards. All others – Gothard (U161) Cup, Jackson (U141) Cup and Withnall (U121) Cup – are being played over 4 boards …

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