Gloucestershire Junior Chess

Chiltern Open League Team News

20th February 2017 Webmaster 0

Hampshire lost heavily (14-6) to Oxfordshire yesterday (18/02/2017) despite wins from David Fowler on Board 1, Timothy Davis on Board 4 and John Wiseman on Board 10.  The match was played over 20 boards, Hampshire average […]

British Girls 1963 Joint Chess Champions, Marcia Syme, Dinah Dobson and Gillian Moore

Gillian Moore Book

19th February 2017 Webmaster 0

The former British Ladies Chess Champion Gillian Moore, has kindly written a book of her experiences and provided it as a free download for everyone to enjoy.  Having learnt the game of chess at the age […]

Correspondence Chess

Correspondence Team Update

17th February 2017 Webmaster 0

Hampshire have dropped to 5th in the top flight at this early stage of the competition with just 5 of our 16 games completed.  There has been just the one new result for Hampshire, this was a […]

Correspondence Chess

Correspondence Chess Team

25th January 2017 Webmaster 0

Our County Correspondence Team are  currently playing in the top level of the County Correspondence Chess Championship, Division 1 features 10 teams with the favourites likely to be Yorkshire.  Other teams include, Essex, Hertfordshire, Surrey, Sussex, […]

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John Dunleavy Memorial Prize

18th January 2017 Webmaster 2

The “John Dunleavy Memorial Best Game Prize” is awarded for the best game played at the annual Hampshire Chess Congress. The memorial prize was kindly donated by his nephew Stephen. John was academically gifted and […]

Hampshire Chess Trophies

Hampshire Chess Congress 2016

7th November 2016 Webmaster 0

Eastleigh, 4-6 Nov, 2016  Tony Corkett has beaten Marshall Thompson’s record of nine wins in the Hampshire county championship by winning this year’s title. This is his 10th win, and his 3rd in the last […]

Correspondence Chess

County Correspondence Chess 2016-17

15th October 2016 Webmaster 0

Phillip Barber (team captain) reports that our 2016-17 team are now entered to play in Division One of the Counties & District Correspondence Chess League after finishing a fine =4th in Season 2015-16.  Division One […]