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Midlands and National Events

Links are to tournament organisers' websites or entry forms. Events without links will have links uploaded when they have been received from county officials or organisers. Entries with TBA or TBC will have details uploaded shortly after the webmaster receives information from organisers.

For junior only events, please visit the "Junior Events" page.

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  • Sat 19 Jul to Sat 2 Aug. British Championships at University of Aberystwywth, Llanbadarn Campus, Dyfed SY23 3AL.
  • Sun 10 Aug. Stockport Blitz at The Guidhall, 169-171 Wellington Road, Stockport SK1 3UA. 1pm to 6:30pm, 9-round Swiss 10-minute games.
  • Fri 29 to Sun 31 Aug. Manchester Chess Federation Autumn Congress at Woolton Hall, Owens Park, Manchester University. Open, Major (u165), Knight (u125). Free on-site parking. Accommodation may be booked at the university in Owens Park.
  • Sun 7 Sep. Leamington Rapidplay at The Trident Centre, Poseidon Way, Warwick CV34 6SW.
  • Fri 12 to Sun 14 Sep. Leek Chess Congress at Westwood College, Leek, ST13 8NP. A 'stars-barred' congress for players graded below 220. Starts 7pm Friday.
  • Sun 7 Dec, Bury Rapidplay. President Bernard Sharples writes that this event has been cancelled.
  • Sun 26 Jan 2015. Stockport Rapidplay. Details TBA.