The ECF

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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1st FIDE World Junior Chess Championship for the Disabled

The 1st FIDE World Junior Chess Championship for the Disabled will take place from 22nd-29th...
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BCC online entry now live!

Follow this link to the BCC website and fill in the online entry form to secure...
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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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Possible Voting Reform

The Board has issued a consultation paper entitled 'Possible Voting Reform', which sets out a...
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The English Chess Federation (ECF) is the governing chess organisation in England and is affiliated to FIDE (the Fédération Internationale des Échecs)


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