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Nominations for the 2018 elections at the AGM

Nominations for the 2018 elections at the AGM

Nominations are invited for the positions detailed below, which will be the subject of elections to be held at the Annual ...
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Motions for the 2018 Annual General Meeting

Motions for the 2018 Annual General Meeting

The 2018 Annual General Meeting will take place on Saturday 13th October 2018 in Birmingham (venue and starting time to be ...
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Level 2 Arbiter Upgrade news

Level 2 Arbiter Upgrade news

Congratulations to the following arbiters who have been upgraded to Level 2 arbiters following three successful reports from ECF arbiter assessors ...
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Chess prodigy Shreyas in visa endgame victory

Chess prodigy Shreyas in visa endgame victory

England junior chess player Shreyas Royal has capped a terrific season across the board with the news that his father Jitendra ...
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Membership renewals are now open …

Membership renewals are now open …

Members may be pleased to note that they may now renew their membership using the red button to the right of ...
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Prize fund DOUBLED for the English Women’s Championship 2018

Prize fund DOUBLED for the English Women’s Championship 2018

The ECF has doubled the prize fund available for the 2018 English Women's Championship, which will be held later this summer ...
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The new grades are out!

The new grades are out!

The new grades are out - thanks to the tireless efforts of the grading team. How have you done? Click here
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Appointment of ECF Manager of Female Social Media

Appointment of ECF Manager of Female Social Media

The ECF are delighted to announce the appointment of Helen Frostick as Manager of Female Social Media. Speaking about the appointment, ...
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UK Open Blitz Championships 2018

UK Open Blitz Championships 2018

An exciting new event featuring eight 15-round qualifying Swiss tournaments played in different cities around the United Kingdom on Saturday, 8th ...
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New membership system

New membership system

As you may already be aware the Federation is in the process of commissioning a new membership administration system. Unfortunately transfer ...
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