ECF News

The chess library

The library stock has now been moved from the store in Eastbourne to our new office on the first floor of The Watch Oak. I…



NSCC U19 – Guildford victorious!

This competition, sponsored by Winchester College, is in its sixtieth year. It began in 1957/8, sponsored by The Sunday Times and then from 1983 until…




ECF League Management software

The English Chess Federation has commissioned a League Management System, which can be found at http://www.ecflms.org.uk It is free for ECF-graded leagues to use to administer…




Nigel Short shines in Crete …

At the World Senior Teams Chess Championships in Crete, Stewart Reuben writes, ‘… of course, Nigel Short was the star of the 50+’ — read…


World Seniors Championships in Crete

For Stewart Reuben’s overall reports – follow this link – and for Chris Fegan’s detailed reports with annotated games regarding England II, follow this link




British Championship 2018 Qualifying

Please follow the links below for detailed documentation regarding the 2018 British Championships and qualification relating to them … 2018 BCC Qualifying Regulations 2018 BCC…


ECF Awards 2017

It is now the time of year to consider who is to receive ECF Awards for the season from July 2016 until June 2017. Members…


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