Chess in Woodseats Library-starting on Wednesday, November 14th

WANT TO LEARN HOW TO PLAY CHESS? -Or maybe you can play already and just fancy a social game here in the library -Instruction and opponents available in Woodseats library: (Wednesday from 3.00 p.m.) -for more information: Contact a librarian Or go to: Or Ring: 01142748512 / 07779336029

Update 1: New Exciting things! Making Woodseats Chess Club strong again!

I’ve been away for five weeks and a lot of exciting things have happened in connection with the club. One of the most exciting is that our website has been improved still further due to the labours of Jamie Woodhouse. Jamie has spent hours of his own time moving our …

Local hero in the European Chess Club Cup

Long standing Woodseats CC member, Andrew Ledger is about to participate in the European Club Cup! You can follow Andrew’s progress here: Looks like Andrew is playing for Blackthorne Russia, and may be playing St Petersburg in the first round. They’re not bad. Good luck Andrew!

Red Lion Pub in Heeley, Sheffield stages World Chess Championship!

It doesn’t really . . . but in November (9-28 November 2018) for the first time for eighteen years (Kasparov v. Kramnik) it will be staged in London. Another significant anniversary is that it is twenty-five years since British born (Leigh in Lancashire) Nigel Short challenged Kasparov for his crown …