19.4.17 - This
year's Durham Congress was to have a new venue at Grey College, Durham. Now it
is back to last year's venue, Houghton Sports
Centre, Station Road, Houghton-le-Street, DH4 5EF.
There is a new link to a corrected Entry Form on the right.
- DCCA Play Offs for
trophy are as follows:
City Canons v
Shields v Gateshead
are to be played by the
14th May 2017.
- DCCA Play Offs for
Division C trophy are as follows:
v Darlington Quakers
Auckland v Peterlee
are to be played by the 14th May 2017.
- The Final Scoreboards for the Individual Ch. are HERE.
- The members of Thornaby Chess Club
would like to invite all DCCA members to a one day Rapidplay event,
being held in the Thornaby Pavilion, on Saturday 17th
June. This event is to commemorate ten years since the club’s inception
and also to remember one of our founder members, who died so tragically
young in 2010, Mike Closs.
Members of the public, as well as CCA members, are also being
encouraged to take part (hence the wording on the form) in an effort to
attract new people to the world of club chess. Please click on the link
to download a copy of the Entry Form.
- The Fourth Scoreboards for the Individual Ch. are HERE.
- The Third Scoreboards for the Individual Ch. are
Second Scoreboards for the Individual Ch. are HERE.
Pairings for the Final Round of the Ron Evers are now on the Ron Evers
page. The venue is Hartlepool and they are providing all the equipment.
- Durham University is holding another blitz 7pm on Tuesday
7th February at Durham Student's Union (Dunelm
House, New Elvet, Durham DH1 3AN). Link to Event.
Durham University fixtures are now on the League Fixtures page. Note
they are listed as Home and Away, so teams know the correct board
colours, but remember all their fixtures are played at their club.
First Scoreboards for the Individual Ch. are HERE.
details of the Durham Schools Team Ch. and Problem Solving contest on
Saturday 28th January, see this Poster.
for Durham University are now available on the Club Information page
and their fixtures are being added to the League Fixtures.
Pairings for the 2nd Round of the Ron Evers are now on the Ron Evers
service for Roger Simpson is to be held at Durham Crematorium on
Wednesday 7th December at 1.30 p.m., followed by refreshments at the
Duke of Wellington. So that the family has some idea of how many to
cater for, if you intend to come to the pub after the service would you
please inform Ken Neat by phone (0191-3864795) or email (kp.neat@
gmail.com). The Duke of Wellington (postcode DH1 3QN) is at the
junction of the A167 and Lowes Barn Bank.
Neat has told me the sad news that Roger Simpson has died, and will let
us know if he hears about the funeral arrangements.
Pairings for the 1st Round of the Ron Evers are now on the Ron Evers
list of Seeded Players is now on the website.
League Rules have been updated.
23.9.16 - Last year's results
are now being moved to the Archive.
- Entry details for the 2016-17 NCCU Club
- The August ECF grades used for the season are