Month: April 2014

Staffs Congress result

The Staffordshire Chess Congress was held over the weekend 12/13th April at Bloxwich Leisure Centre, Walsall. The Premier resulted in a tie on 4/5 between three players: IM Geoffrey Lawton of Birmingham, making a return to chess after an absence

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Rock / Bidgood Finals

The individual cup finals were played last night at Walsall Kipping’s club: Rock Cup: Dave Wightman (WOL) (White) 1 Peter Banks (HAL) 0 Scoresheet Bidgood Trophy: Malcolm Phipps (BSM) (White) 1 Peter Hubbard (MER) 0 Scoresheet So in the end

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End of 2013/14 season

I hope you have all enjoyed playing this season in the WDCL. Special congratulations go to Stourbridge A & B for becoming Champions of Divs 1 & 3 respectively. Also congratulations to Boldmere and Walsall Kipping for successfully beating off

Pittaway Final Kid 4¾ – 5½ Wol

In a very close final at Mercia, Wolverhampton retained the Pittaway Cup for the 5th time and have now won 4 out of the last 6 Cups. Kidderminster with a handicap and outgrading Wolverhampton (155 to 157) failed to win

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Look out for stolen equipment

Paul Walters has had much of his chess equipment stolen. I am sure he would be grateful if you could draw your members attention to this and report any approach(es) made by anyone trying to sell any of the equipment.