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Changes to event registration

From 14th Feb 2018, we have changed the way in which you register events on the ECF calendar, and register a tournament with FIDE.  They…


RIP Stuart Charlton

It is with great sadness that the Manchester Chess Federation has learned of the death of Stuart Charlton. He was an active player in the…


UK Chess Challenge 2018 Club Section

The event was started by the Eddie Hughes, MP for Walsall North. Over 65,000 children take part in this national event every year – the biggest…



Pay to Play in junior tournaments

Last April, the Federation’s Council, its governing body, switched away from Game Fee for junior tournaments to ‘Pay to Play’ fees. This was set at…





York Rapidplay 2018

The event was held on Saturday 27th January 2018 at Middlethorpe Hotel, near York. A 6-round Swiss competition was held with 20 minutes each on…



Dubov downed!

Click here for a PDF of Malcolm Pein’s column in the Telegraph regarding Gary Quillan’s dramatic win over Daniil Dubov at the Gibraltar Masters …



ECF Arbiters Course – May 2018

19th – 20th May 2018 at Holiday Inn Express, 80 Ferensway, Hull HU2 8LN  – click here for more details and online entry …



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