Counties Chess

Congress & Events Calendar

MCCU Home News About MCCU Junior Chess Correspondence Chess County Matches Grand Prix Congresses Links Links Site Guide





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.

  • Volunteers required for Chess in Schools & Communities
  • Mon 29 Dec to 6 Jan 2015. Hastings International Chess Congress. Masters, Morning, Afternoon, Weekend and New Year tournaments.
  • 3 & 4 Jan 2015. Shropshire Chess Congress. Wrekin Housing Trust, Telford, TF3 4AW. Open, Major (u160) and Minor (u125) sections.
  • 10 & 11 Jan 2015. 4NCL rounds 3 and 4 at Hinckley Island (Divs 1 & 2), Daventry Court (Div 3 South) and Shringley Hall (Div 3 North).
  • Sun 18 Jan 2015. Nottingham Rapidplay at Nottingham High School, NG7 4ED. Four sections: Open, u160, u135, u110 starting 10am ending 6:30pm. A Midlands Rapid GP event.
  • Sun 25 Jan 2015. Stockport Rapidplay at The Alma Lodge Hotel, Stockport, SK2 6EL. Four sections: Open, Major (u170), Intermediate (u140) and Minor (u110). Starts 10am ends 6pm. A Midlands Rapid GP event.
  • Sat & Sun 14 & 15 Mar. MCCU congress at Rycroft Community Hub, 28 New Forest Road, Off Dartmouth Avenue, Walsall WS3 1TR. Open, u160 and u120 sections.
  • Apr. Staffordshire Congress. Stafordshire CA have to find a new venue, and the plan is to hold the congress on the second weekend in April. A Midlands GP event.