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2016/17 Yorkshire League Round 5

Yorkshire League Reports Enter your report & results here! Welcome to the Yorkshire League 2016-17 season, below you will find match reports and results at they are submitted today ... Continue Reading →
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Travail Pursuit #65: Back into the labyrinth

Before I get into today’s post I should explain the reason for my extraordinarily lengthy hiatus. To begin with, in August and early September I was spending all my ‘chess ... Continue Reading →
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Yorkshire League Update

Yorkshire League Update Dear All Firstly can I apologise that I managed to miss not one but two updates; one caused by a busy work schedule and the other by a bout of ill health. This ... Continue Reading →
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Hull Rapidplay – 27th November

Hull Rapidplay – 27th November 2016 Hull are hosting a one-day rapidplay tournament on Sunday 27th November at the Lawns Centre, University of Hull, Cottingham HU16 4RE. The venue ... Continue Reading →
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Simon Ansell Simul at Harrogate – 4th December

Simon Ansell Simul at Harrogate – 4th December Harrogate Chess Club are pleased to confirm York-based International Master Simon Ansell will be giving a simultaneous exhibition ... Continue Reading →
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2016/17 Yorkshire League Round 4

Yorkshire League Reports Enter your report & results here! Welcome to the Yorkshire League 2016-17 season, below you will find match reports and results at they are submitted today ... Continue Reading →
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2016/17 Yorkshire League Round 3

Yorkshire League Reports Enter your report & results here! Welcome to the Yorkshire League 2016-17 season, below you will find match reports and results at they are submitted today ... Continue Reading →
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2016 YCA AGM Minutes

Yorkshire Chess Association AGM 18 June 2016 at West Riding club Leeds Present: I Lewyk, J Burnett, A Zigmond, S Greep, P Cloudsdale, P Beckett, T Slinger, M Round, P Clarke, S Mann, ... Continue Reading →
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2016 Scarborough Chess Congress Preview

2016 Scarborough Chess Congress Preview There is still time to enter this year’s Scarborough Chess Congress! The largest Congress in the country takes place between 21st-23rd ... Continue Reading →
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If this website had built in 'smelly vision' then right now you'd be able to smell concentration!

Travail Pursuit #64: The Rise and Fall of the Lucky Sweatshirt

In my last post I recounted the saga of my lucky black sweatshirt which, I felt, was giving me an unseen helping hand at the chess board in the period up to Christmas. I promised a ... Continue Reading →