Yorkshire League 2016 – updates and preview‏

Happy New Year As discussed previously the top two divisions of the Yorkshire League have taken an eight week break; however there have been a few stray matches. The most critical of ... Continue Reading →
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YP Article 15 – 4NCL Weekend 2 – Div 3 North Part 1

This is an extended version of the column published in The Yorkshire Post on 23rd January 2016 Bradford Stumbled, But Didn’t Fall Round 3 Round 3 of the 4NCL took place at Wychwood ... Continue Reading →

Gormally to play fundraising simul in Hebden Bridge

Have you ever wanted to pit your wits against a Grand Master? Well, now’s your chance! Hebden Bridge Chess Club is delighted to announce that Grand Master Daniel Gormally (ranked ... Continue Reading →
A festive season without chess can feel a bit like cold turkey

Travail Pursuit #62 : Cold Turkey?

  During the festive season (already a distant memory), culinary experts try to find ever more creative ways to serve up the remains of the Christmas turkey. Meanwhile for chess ... Continue Reading →

Rising star Mate Ther of Harrogate beats International Master!

York-based International Master James Adair took on 15 players in a simultaneous exhibition at Harrogate Chess Club on 29th November. The former British U21 Champion won 14 games in ... Continue Reading →

Yorkshire Post Article 8 – 4NCL Weekend 1 – Div 3 North

This column was published in The Yorkshire Post on 5th December 2015 Last week we reported on Division 1 of the Four Nations Chess League. This week focuses on Division 3 North, containing ... Continue Reading →