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Bryan Bainbridge has been sounding out clubs for their views, and for the moment it has been decided to go ahead with the Ron Evers tournament on Tuesday 17 March […]

Good news! Michael Siddle of Bishop Auckland Chess Club has volunteered for the post of Durham County Chess Association Secretary. Michael’s contact details can be found under the list of […]

Here is an updated entry form for the Durham County Chess Congress, to be held from 1-3 May in Darlington.

The Executive Meeting of the Durham County Chess Association, due to take place on 14 January, had to be postponed. A new date will be announced shortly.

Ken Neat writes: I am very sad to report that George Whitfield died a couple of weeks ago. His name probably won’t be familiar to many, as he played for […]

International Master Andy Horton is giving a simultaneous display this coming Monday, 9th December. This will be held at 6.45pm in Durham University’s Elvet Riverside building (postcode is DH1 3JT). […]

Please note that Keith’s funeral will take place at 10.30, not 10.00 as previously announced. David Smith has written the following tribute to Keith: Keith Smith has been a member […]

From Mick Riding: I am organising the Durham Chess Congress for May 1-3, 2020, at the Mercure Hotel in Darlington. More will follow on this. For now I’d be delighted […]

A junior tournament is to be held at Coxhoe Village Hall on Saturday 23rd November. All juniors are welcome – no previous tournament experience is necessary. For details contact Douglas […]

Rounds 1 and 2 will be held at Darlington Chess Club on Tuesday 12th November , starting at 7.15 p.m.