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Congress Dates (Click links for further details) 2021 Sun 31 Jan Stockport Rapidplay Fri 23 July British Championships Sat 27 Nov British Rapidplay

11 June 2020

Any 3Cs members who are interested in playing for Greater Manchester in the ECF On-line Counties Championship should e-mail John Reyes at .... [email protected]

Matches are played on Saturday evenings at 6:30pm at a rate of G60’/15"

Fixtures can be seen via this link ...

The competition rules can be downloaded here ...

Free "Drop In" chess sessions take place every Saturday morning at Tameside Central Library, Ashton-under-Lyne (10-30am - 12.30pm)

For further details click onto the link below ...


Website sponsored by ...
Miners Arts and Music Community Centre, Moston, Manchester.
Details via "Sponsors" section of drop-down box on "Welcome" page


Sat 13 March Under-9s' Zones
Sat 20 March Under-11s' Zones
Sat 27 March Under-11s' Girls' Final
Sat 24 April Under-9s' Final
Sat 8 May Under-11s' Final


The 2020 competition will now be played online and with details via this link to the event website ...

The dates for the various rounds are via this link ...

Junior 4NCL - 2020-21

The date and venue for the first weekend of the 2020-21 Junior 4NCL season have been announced as follows ...

Saturday/Sunday 26/27 September 2020

Holiday Inn, Birmingham Airport NEC,
Coventry Road, Birmingham, B26 9QW

Click on the link below to access the English Chess Federation's calendar of tournaments throughout the country.

Manchester Chess Federation are entering teams in the open and u-1825 sections of ECF online County Championships .

The second of these would be ideal for children who have played in 4NCL or who have performed well in the J4NCL and want to make the next step in competitive chess.

Anyone interested should e-mail Julian Clissold of the MCF.