Simon Deighton (1954-2017)

Simon Deighton (1954-2017)

Mark Birkin has been kind enough to send us this reflection on his friend, team mate and club colleague Simon Deighton who passed away recently. Simon was born in the North East of ... Continue Reading →

Viktor Korchnoi (1931-2016): A Life for Chess

News of Viktor Korchnoi’s death at the age of 85 has spread quickly through the world of chess and elicited a significant number of tributes in a very short space of time. ... Continue Reading →

John Frankland RIP

Mike Dow has kindly sent us his memories of the recently departed John Frankland The loss of John Frankland, a good friend and valued member of Alwoodley Chess Club at aged 68 is immense. ... Continue Reading →