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‘Two Minute Rule’ – Comments Invited

Saturday, March 26th, 2016

(by Kevin Argyle) The ‘Two Minute Rule’ has been a general topic of conversation recently but it is clear to me that most players either do not know of its existence or are confused as to when it applies (I include myself in this). In my last league game I got down to two minutes […]

Central Teams Going Well in the New Year!

Thursday, January 14th, 2016

A good week for Central teams, who now have a 100% record in 2016 and a 12-2 points aggregate! The First Team continued their march to promotion from the third division with a strong performance against Mansfield 3 who now look doomed to a quick return to Division 4. Alan put together a commanding performance […]

A Merry Christmas From Central!

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

The Nottingham Central Christmas party was held on Tuesday 22nd at the King William IV pub. The special theme this year was “Chess” and so there was lots of it to dive into along with the excellent (as usual) buffet and the typical wide choice of beverage. Kev Harvey provided some brain teasing chess puzzles […]

Club Championship Round 3

Saturday, August 1st, 2015

Round 2 Results; P.Allen 1-0 A.Griffiths; A.Lathif 0-1 M.Radford; S.Foster 1-0 A.Lester; M.James 0-1 G.Forster; K.Harvey 0-1 J.Dell; K.Argyle 0-1 L.Kacprzak; G.Gibson 1-0 M.Frings; A.Sutton 1-0 S.Parham; A.Meade 1 point bye. Round 3 Pairings (to be played in August); M.Radford v P.Allen G.Forster v S.Foster L.Kacprzak v G.Gibson A.Griffiths v A.Lathif A.Meade v A.Sutton J.Dell […]

Club Champs 1st Round Pairings 2015

Sunday, June 7th, 2015

Here are the 1st round pairings to be played in June (4 club nights left); First named player has the white pieces. Alan Griffiths – John Dell Lukasz Kacprzak – Kevin Harvey Mark Radford – Kevin Argyle Mick Frings – Steve Foster Geof Forster – Simon Parham Akmal Lathif – Graham Gibson Patrick Allen – […]

Club Champs Round 4 Pairings.

Friday, February 7th, 2014

Round 3 Results; A.Griffiths 1-0 M.Radford; S.Foster 1-0 G.Forster; J.Harrison 1-0 P.Allen; M.Frings 1/2 A.Sutton; L.Kacprzak 1/2 K.Argyle; M.James 0-1 S.Parham   Round 4 Pairings; J Harrison (2.5) v A.Griffiths (3.0) A.Sutton (1.5) v S.Foster (2.5) K.Argyle (1.5) v K.Harvey (1.5) M.Radford (1.5) v M.Frings (1.5) S.Parham (1.0) v G.Forster (1.5) P.Allen (1.0) v L.Kacprzak […]

Fancy a Game of Chess?

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

Come along to the ‘King Billy’ on Tuesday 6th August 2013! Starting at 8pm we will be holding a social event for members and non-members alike. This will involve friendly 15 minute (each) games of chess. As always a ¬†great range of beers and snacks will be available to buy at the bar. We always […]

Chess Away From Home

Monday, January 14th, 2013

This article was written by club member Alan Griffiths and he sent it to me on 28th November 2012. Finally I’ve got around to posting it, sorry for the delay. Alan writes… Because of my work and other things I often find myself away from my home chess club in Nottingham. Recently I found myself […]

Club Championships Rd4 – January

Monday, December 31st, 2012

Rd 3 results; K.Harvey draw S.Foster; P.Allen 0-1 J.Harrison; M.Radford 0-1 P.Patel; N.James 0-1 G.Forster; M.Frings 1-0 J.Dell; L.Kacprzak draw K.Argyle; A.Sutton 1-0 A.Chubb; S.Parham draw K.Richards. League Standings; 1. S.Foster 2.P.Patel 3.J.Harrison 4.A.Griffiths (2.5) 5.K.Harvey 6.G.Forster 7.M.Frings (2.0) 8.M.Radford 9.A.Sutton (1.5) 10.K.Argyle 11.P.Allen 12.L.Kacprzak 13.S.Parham 14.N.James 15.J.Dell 16.M.James (1.0) 17.K.Richards 18.A.Chubb (0.5)   Pairings […]

The CWANG Challenge Proves a Success Once Again

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

Last Thursday evening (15th July) saw this summer’s local jamboree take place. It all started a few years ago as The NAG Challenge – a bit of out of season fun between the Navigation (now Nottingham Central), Ashfield and Gambit chess clubs. Now we have West Bridgford and Nomads joining in the fun, so we […]


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