West Leeds and Pudsey have both moved!

Check the Clubs page for details of their new venues

4NCL have announced their latest FIDE rated congress to be held at The Cedar Court  Hotel, Wakefield 7-9 April 2017.  Open, Major and Minor Sections, so something for everyone. More info and online entry at their site.

Check the latest news  on the "What happened thie week ?" page.  This week saw big results and some of our league titles decidedi. Congratulations to the winners!

Leeds Chess Club's 2016 Leeds Chess Congress was held  15-17 July 2016 .  Results and reports will be found at their site. Keep an eye out at their website for news of the 2017 congress

The 2016 British Rapid Play Championships is now in the books, IM Richard Bates took the big prize. Check their site for a detailed report.

The Team Lightning on 21 September was won by Pudsey - see "What Happened this Week" for more details.

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This is the homepage of the Leeds Chess Association. 

We organise chess competitions and promote chess in the Leeds area. 

On these pages you'll find details of chess clubs in our area and links to other useful sites. 

If you want to check the latest fixtures, results or League tables, please go to the  Chessnuts website.