Author: Liam Glenn
Liam has been coming to Cumnor Chess Club since he was wearing short trousers and now captains the first team. His interests include Chess, Oxford United, Chess and Chess. He shows you can be handsome and good at Chess.

42nd Kidlington Chess Tournament

The 42nd annual Kidlington Chess Tournament will be held at Exeter Hall, Kidlington, on Saturday & Sunday 2 & 3 February 2019. There are 4 sections: Open, Under 180, Under 145 & Under 120. The prize fund has been increased

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The last chess evening of the year

This Thursday will be our last Chess evening of 2018. It will be an exiting evening, as the final positions for the 2018 Players Cup will depend on the results played on the night. I wish good luck to all

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

As the end of the year approaches there are a few things to announce. The two teams have so far had very differing seasons. Cumnor 1 sit in second place in division 2 with 5 wins and a single loss

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RIP – Derek Punter

Here at Cumnor Chess Club we are very sad to hear the death of Wantage player, Derek Punter. The first team play Wantage 1 tonight. George Spalding “Long standing Wantage Club member Derek Punter, who served for over a quarter

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Cowley Christmas Blitz, 3 December 2018

Cowley Chess Club invites you to its 2018 Christmas Blitz Tournament, which will be held on Monday 3 December at Cowley Chess Club (at Rose Hill Methodist Church in the Main Hall downstairs), with Round 1 beginning at 7.15 pm.

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Sixth Witney Weekend Congress

The 6th Witney Weekend Congress will take place on the weekend of the 3rd and 4th November 2018 at Cokethorpe School. More information and the entry form can be found on the Witney website. http://www.witneychess.co.uk/6thwitney_information.htm

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ECF President’s Award for Steve Rumsby,

Cumnor Chess Club would like to offer our congratulations to Steve Rumsby. The following was taken from the ECF Newsletter that has just been published and the Oxfordshire Chess Association website: ECF President’s Award for Steve Rumsby, Banbury Congratulations to

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The New Season

Looking out of my window this morning I can confirm Autumn has clearly started but in good news the chess season kicks off next month! So pop down to the club for some pre-season friendlies this evening. The Oxfordshire Chess

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Witney Rapidplay 2018 and Sixth Witney Weekend Congress

Our friends over at Witney Chess Club are organising two tournaments in the autumn. Witney Rapidplay 2018 – This popular one-day event was an excellent warm-up for the new season, and is one of the best-value congresses around. It will

Summertime Chess

Please join us for a fun, relaxing couple of evenings of chess at The Como Lounge in Witney, on the 16th August and 23rd August. What: Casual games of chess Where: Como Lounge, 34 Market Square, Witney OX28 6BB When:

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