Archive for Month: July 2017

Delancey UK Chess Challenge: Northern Gigafinal 2017

Northern Gigafinal: Saturday 15th – Sunday 16th July 2017 in Manchester   Under 9 Boys winner Yichen Han (6/6).   Under 15 Boys winner Zheming Zhang (5.5/6).

Puzzles A and B

Puzzle 1 Easy White to play has several good moves.  Which is the best?   Puzzle 2 Harder White to play has a very good position. How can he make it even better? Try to work out White and Black’s next two moves each.

Forest Hall Junior Chess Club

Details about the Junior Chess Club. Forest  Hall Junior Chess Club meets on Friday nights from 5-15 pm to 7 pm in Forest Hall Ex-Servicemen’s Institute at 26 Crescent Way, Forest Hall, NE12 9AR.  The club is normally referred to as the Legion by local people. The chess club meets […]

Evening Chronicle Article 2

The major event in the British Chess Calendar each year is the British Chess Championship. This first started in 1904, taking over from a more erratic series of events dating back into the 1880’s. It has happened almost every year since, excepting the war years and a small number of […]

Club Nights

  Forest Hall Chess Club meets every Friday evening, all year round, at: Forest Hall Ex-Servicemen’s Institute26 Crescent Way North Forest Hall Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 9AR Junior Club (organised and friendly chess, plus tuition, for children of all ages up to 17): 5:15pm-7:00pm Full chess club (organised and friendly chess […]