Check the latest news  on the "What happened thie week ?" page. 

The main league fixures are now up on Chessnuts. I'll post the fixtures for the first rounds of the Mini, Rapid and Arjay as soon as we've made the first round draws.

British Rapid Play 2017 has a new venue but is still very much on our doorstep. Craiglands Hotel in Ilkley.  As usual all the details are on their website. The dates are 18th -19th Novenber 2017

Quick Links

Yorkshire Chess Association


All the latest news from the YCA, competitions, articles, match reports, annotated games, a lively forum, Fantasy Chess and more.



All LCA fixtures, results and league tables, plus results from all the other local leagues in Yorkshire and the Yorkshire Grading database.

English Chess Federation


The England Grading database, comprehensive calendar of upcoming chess events

FIDE - The World Chess Federation


Global chess news, the Laws of Chess, the FIDE rating database

Bradford DCA


All the latest news from the Bradford League

The Week in Chess


The most comprehensive source for the latest world chess news, brought to us by Bradford's Mark Crowther

All the news from the national teams league, FIDE rated indivual tournaments andmore