New Tradewise Grand Prix leader boards

Grand Prix Leader Boards as at 22nd March 2017 - here Please note - players...
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USCF – open letter to FIDE

At the 110th meeting of the Board of the English Chess Federation, it was agreed...
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2017 Finance Council meeting

The 2017 Finance Council meeting will take place on the afternoon of 22nd April in...
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Sponsorship – press release

Capital Developments Waterloo to sponsor the British Chess Championships 2017 ... The English Chess Federation...
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National Club Championships – coming soon!

1st – 2nd April, 2017 at the St Johns Hotel, Solihull [details] - all enquiries...
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Proposed Abolition of Game Fee

When the current membership scheme began in 2012, the provision of game fee was retained...
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ECF Awards 2017 / Player of the Year

When I took over from Stewart Reuben as chairman of the ECF Awards Committee, I...
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