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Shropshire Congress 2018

Entries are now open for the 2018 Shropshire Chess Congress! The congress takes place on 5-7 January 2018 at Wrekin Housing Trust, Telford TF3 4AW. This year we are enhancing the event with a new fourth section, so we will have  a FIDE-rated Open alongside an ECF-graded Major, Intermediate

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2017 Shropshire Congress

Just a reminder about the 2017 Shropshire Chess Congress. Online entry now available – enter by this Friday to avoid Late Entry fee! The congress takes place on 6-8 January 2017 at Wrekin Housing Trust, Telford TF3 4AW and will

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MCCU Congress 2016

The entry form is now available here for this years MCCU congress to be held in Walsall on 13th and 14th August.

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Congress links

Here is a list of congresses coming up in the near future. Kidlington 6th/7th Feb details Frodsham 5th-7th Feb details Doncaster 26th-28th Feb details Warwickshire in Coventry 5th/6th Mar details Blackpool 11th-13th Mar details Hereford 11th-13th Mar details 4NCL Congress

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4NCL and Arbiters

The 7th 4NCL Congress will take place at the Holiday Inn Birmingham Airport on the weekend of 29th January – 31st January. It has three sections: Open, U2000 FIDE/U175 ECF and U135. The top two sections are FIDE-rated. The prize

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Shropshire Congress 2016

We are delighted to launch the 2016 Shropshire Chess Congress which we hope will be our best yet. The congress takes place on 8-10 January 2016 at Wrekin Housing Trust, Telford TF3 4AW. Each year we conduct a feedback process

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GM Arkell 2nd in Vienna

Our very own GM Keith Arkell achieved a massive result in the Vienna Open this week with 2nd place (on a tie-break). See the full article here and details of his results here. Mercia are hoping he does not make

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Shropshire Congress 3-4 Jan

The annual Shropshire congress takes place early in the New Year. This popular congress is a good way to kick-off 2015. See further details here

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MCCU Congress 14th-15th Mar’15

Next year’s MCCU Grand Prix Congress will be held on the weekend 14th-15th March 2015 at Ryecroft NRC, Walsall. For full details see the entry form here.

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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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