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 →

Bradford Individual Lightning

I hope you’re all getting into the festive spirit, but just before you disappear off to enjoy your lovely Christmas dinner, why not come to the Bradford Individual Lightning? This ... Continue Reading →
London Chess Classic

London Chess Classic

Good morning all, I thought I would take this opportunity to remind you all that the fantastic London Chess Classic is nearly upon us, and will be taking place from 6 th – ... Continue Reading →

Carlsen vs Anand, for us Yorkshire folk!

Hello all, I thought I’d quickly introduce a post following the Carlsen vs Anand World Championship match currently underway in Sochi, Russia. What a fascination encounter this ... Continue Reading →
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Your feed back, if you please…

Hey all, your favourite editor Matt here! I’m hoping you can help me out.  As time is always a limiting factor and the Yorkshire Chess editorial team have so many wonderful ideas ... Continue Reading →

Scarborough Chess Congress

Hello everyone, This is just a quick reminder to say Scarborough Chess Congress is this coming weekend!  Yorkshire’s top two players have entered the open for what is set to ... Continue Reading →
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Hull Congress 2014

For those of you unaware, the annual Hull Chess Congress is taking place next weekend 3rd-5th October. Up to date entries for the event are published on their official association website: Entries Current ... Continue Reading →

Calling all Chess enthusiasts…!

Hello readers, As the new chess season gets under way I would like to take a moment to extend an open invite to you all… Throughout your chess endeavours this season I am absolutely ... Continue Reading →
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If it looks interesting, play it!

Hello all Matt here, As the season is all but complete I felt now was a perfect time to reflect upon what has been a tremendous season for me. In this post I am aiming to highlight ... Continue Reading →
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Yorkshire League – Round 11

Yorkshire League Reports Enter your report & results here! Welcome to the Yorkshire League 2013-14 season, below you will find match reports and results at they are submitted today ... Continue Reading →