Proposed 2018 British Chess Championship Qualifying Regulations

The ECF is consulting with its members on the qualifying regulations for the 2018 British...
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RIP Sandy Cordon

--- from Paul Habershon via the EC Forum, Peter Gill and James Plaskett ... Sandy...
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Possible Voting Reform

The Board has issued a consultation paper entitled 'Possible Voting Reform', which sets out a...
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Ravi Haria – second IM Norm

Congratulations to FM Ravi Haria for securing his second IM Norm at the Hastings International...
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Record numbers for all-girls team chess championship

The Southern Semi-Finals of the English Chess Federation National Schools Girls Chess Championships will be...
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Senior opportunities

--- from Roger Scowen ... Two international team tournaments were scheduled for the spring of...
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English Women’s Championship 2017 – changes

The date of the English Women’s Championship has changed, in order to avoid a clash...
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