Results of the third round of matches: Division 1. Forest Hall A 2 Jesmond 2; Durham City A 2 South Shields 2; Tynemouth & Morpeth A 2 Gosforth Empire 2. […]

Maurice Bell

I’m very sorry to have to report that Maurice Bell died a few days ago. For very many years Maurice was one of the mainstays of Durham County Chess, playing […]

Results of the 2nd round of matches: Division 1. Jesmond 4 Tynemouth & Morpeth A 0; Gosforth Empire 1 Durham City A 3; South Shields 2½ Forest Hall A 1½. […]

Bryan Bainbridge reports on how the club is managing during the lockdown: Since the first lockdown all the Bishop Auckland Chess Club players have played every Monday and when available […]

An update from Mick Riding: Dear All, This is just to advise you that after conversation with the Mercure today we have agreed that the 2021 Durham Congress cannot go […]

The first round of matches in the second season of the North East Online League, played on 19th January, produced these results: Division 1. South Shields 3 Jesmond 1; Forest […]

Apologies for this delayed update… The winners of the first NE Online League, which concluded before Christmas, were: Division 1 – Durham City A;  Division 2 – Durham City B;  […]

Here are the results of the first two rounds: Division 1 Gosforth Empire 1 Durham City A 3;  Jesmond 3 Durham University 1;  Forest Hall A 3½ Tynemouth & Morpeth […]

David Walker is organising an online competition on behalf of the Northumberland Chess Association. There are three sections: Open Under 2000 ECF rating Under 1700 ECF rating Players must be […]

Tim Wall has proposed a North East Online League. Proposed North East Online League 2020