New ECF Social Media Manager

The ECF is delighted to welcome Danny Rosenbaum as its new Social Media Manager, looking after our Twitter and Facebook accounts. An experienced and published writer, Danny is a member of Bedford and Hackney chess clubs and is Secretary of Hamilton-Russell Cup. Says ECF Publicity Manager Mark Rivlin, ‘The ECF would like to thank Phil Makepeace, who has been running our Twitter account, taking it to 7,500 followers and greatly appreciate his efforts for the Federation. We now welcome Danny to the ECF at an exciting time for English chess with innovative projects to promote chess to women and young people, along with a lot of interest in our resurgent national men’s team. We wish Danny every success.’

Says Danny, ‘I’m very excited to be taking on the role of the ECF’s Social Media Manager. Organisations are there to serve their constituent parts, so I would very much welcome clubs, tournament organisers and others getting in touch to let me know of any news or events that they want us to publicise.’

Danny can be reached at