16.11.14 - The first round of the Ron Evers Trophy is going to be held
at a central venue
(Hetton), at 7.30 pm on Monday 1st December. For details of the event and how to enter, click on DCCA Competitions then click on the Ron Evers button.
11.11.14 - The names of all the seeded players for the various teams are
now available - see the button on your left.
20.10.14 - I have
updated all the club information pages. If someone notices that any of the
details are incorrect, could you send me an e-mail, and I will correct them.
27.9.14 - The Durham County Junior Championships were held at Coxhoe
Village Hall on 30th August. See Douglas Smith's extensive report on the Durham
Executive meeting - This was held on Tuesday 23rd September at Hetton WMC at 7.15
p.m. You can read the
12.9.14 - Welcome
chess friends! As you can see, the website is
changing. For this season I have decided to alter it's look and try to
streamline it, so that it is easier to read for you, and easier to
maintain for me. This will gradually happen over the next few weeks. If
you want to contact me, there is a new button on the left below the
was held at
Durham, on Wednesday 21st
You can read the Minutes
of the meeting.
The following positions on the DCCA
executive are still vacant and more
information on these can be obtained by
an email to the following link:
Positions vacant: Secretary and
Captain. Also if anyone is interested in being
the Congress Organiser, then Fred said he
happy to stand aside.
Local Congress News
This year is the 50th anniversary
on 26th - 28th
September. Full details
held on 15th - 17th
August 2014. Results are
The County Durham Congress was
held on 25th - 27th April 2014.
Many thanks to Mike Creaney who
posted the results on the
NE1 Forum - see them HERE.
Hetton Quickplay was
held earlier on 18th October.
Here is an Entry