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Yearbook Editor needed

Yearbook Editor needed

We hope to send the next ECF Yearbook to be printed in early February 2018, and to be available to...
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British Championship 2018 – announcement

British Championship 2018 – announcement

The ECF is delighted to announce that the 2018 British Chess Championships will be held at Hull City Hall between 27 July...
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EYCC 2017 – congratulations!

EYCC 2017 – congratulations!

Congratulations to the entire squad at the EYCC2017 for their sterling perfomances. In particular, Shreyas Royal [below] and Shlok Verma...
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Dave Welch

Dave Welch

You may have heard that Dave Welch was taken ill whilst arbiting in Gibraltar. He is now back in Liverpool...
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RIP Peter Poobalasingam

RIP Peter Poobalasingam

It came as a big shock to hear about the tragic passing of Peter Poobalasingam, aged only 27. He had...
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Book of the Year 2017 – shortlist

Book of the Year 2017 – shortlist

The Short List this year contains four differing and wide ranging books reflecting the different personalities of the writers.  Two...
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European Teams Chess Championship in Crete

European Teams Chess Championship in Crete

The European Teams Chess Championship starts on October 27th in Hersonissos, Crete. England have teams in both sections – the...
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