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Monday 4 September 2023

New Season - Hanson Extravaganza!

The new season of chess begins on Wednesday with the Hanson Extravaganza.  This is a friendly competition - 5 rounds with 15 minutes on the clock.  We do need to begin sharp at 7.30pm, so please try to be there a bit before.

Also, club fees are now due:  £35 per adult; £15 per junior for the year.  Those who are new to the club are welcome to come a few times before deciding if they wish to join us.

Thursday 13 July 2023

Quentin Dodd

Buckley Mold Chess Club is sad to announce that Quentin Dodd, long time member and secretary of the club, and previous president of the Chester & District Chess League died on Tuesday. He will be greatly missed.

Thursday 4 May 2023

Crewe Congress

 Dear All

Crewe Chess Club have contacted us asking that we help them by making our members aware of their 3-day congress between the 30th June and the 2nd July. 

All the details can be found by following the link below to the relevant part of their website -

If you have any questions regarding the congress, please contact either Nigel Gardner or Dave Price." 

Friday 16 September 2022

How to find us

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Our location:

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Wednesday 31 August 2022

New Season, New Venue

The 2022/23 season begins in September, with the first club night on Wednesday 14th.

We have a new venue:

The Old Swimming Baths & Library
Mold Road

Free parking off Argoed Road, CH7 3BF.

Try to be on time as we have to lock the front door!

Thursday 18 November 2021

Hanson Extravaganza

 Hi, folks.

It is time for our annual Extravaganza evening in memory of our dear friend, Jim Hanson, who used to run it for us.

It will consist of 4 rounds with 15 minutes each on the clock.

We hope to have prizes for all (donations of prizes accepted).

Do join us - 7.30 pm SHARP - Wednesday 24th November.

There will also be a nice chess set (pieces and board) for sale - proceeds to the club.

Also a reminder that annual subs are now due!

See you soon,