Useful Chess Links ...

Facebook site for Oldham Junior Chess Squad

3Cs' head coach Phil Adams offers advice on coaching junior players. (Download)

Local chess organisation

Manchester League results

National chess organisation

Players' national grades

Annual National Chess Championships

National chess league

Annual UK Chess Challenge for junior players. World's largest chess competition

Chess tuition in local schools by 3Cs' player Paul Keech.

CSC - National organisation for "Chess in Schools and Communities"

EPSCA - National Primary Schools' Organisation

Non-competitive chess club - just for the fun of it !

2018 World Championship website

Competition results

Test yourself with positional problems on the chess board

UK's most popular monthly chess magazine

World's Finest Chess Sets (Sponsor of 3Cs' website)


3Cs' PAUL KEECH (left), one of several of the club's players who go into local schools to teach youngsters the game of chess. Paul is a qualified tutor with the national "Chess in Schools and Communities" programme, for which details of his activities in the local area can be accessed by clicking on the "Chess Tuition for Kids" link on this page.


ALAN WALTON (right), captain of the 3Cs' 4NCL first team, shown receiving the trophy as Champions of Division 3 in 2003, since when 3Cs won the 2nd Division title in 2015 and now play in Division 1.

All details regarding the league can be found via the "4NCL" link on this page.

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