Category: Cumnor Chess Club

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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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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Final Club Night of the Season

The club will close throughout August and will reopen on the first Thursday in September, which is the 6th of September. So Thursday 26th July will be final club night, we hope to see many of you there before the

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Football’s coming home…

With England playing on Thursday (28th June) against Belgium the club will be closed, we have taken this decision because England will be winning the World Cup this year and we want to watch the historic win against Belgians… well

The Frank Woods Shield Final

So as many of you know by know we have won the Frank Woods Shield! The victory of 5.5 – 0.5 in the final was enough to clinch victory in this years edition. The match was played with the thunder

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Frank Woods Shield – Cup Final Day

Frank Woods Shield Rewind: Classic Finals (08:30-09:30, BBC Two) Gareth Stevens takes a look at some of the classic finals including Witney 1 v University 1 (2012) and Oxford City 1 v Cowley 2 (2010) Tactics Trainer (09:30-10:00, BBC Two)

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Does glory await Cumnor in the Frank Woods Shield Final?

Cumnor have a respectable record in the Frank Woods Shield reaching the semi finals in 2012 and beating (the reigning champions) Witney 1 in 2014/15 but this year could be our year to win it as we have reached the

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Grandmaster Peter Wells Simultaneous Display

Grandmaster Peter Wells Simultaneous Display Peter will be holding his annual simultaneous display at Witney Chess Club’s Ducklington Village Hall venue on: Monday 9 April 2018 at 7.15 pm. The evening is open to all Oxfordshire players, and we are

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Club Closed due to Snow

Due to the Beast from the East tonight’s chess club is cancelled, normal service resumed next Thursday. The Cumnor 1 match against Oxford University 2 will be rearranged for sometime in the Trinity term (after Easter).

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