The fixtures meeting scheduled for Saturday 4th December has been postponed as there are less league entries received than expected. John Mainwaring, the league secretary is working on a viable structure for competitive chess in the New Year.
The new venue for Louth Chess Club is The White Horse Inn, Kenwick Road, Louth, LN11 8EG. The club meets on Tuesday evenings from 7pm to 10pm. The private room is large, modern and clean. Both adults and juniors, experienced and learners are welcome.
Lincolnshire missed the entry deadline for entering an Open team in to this seasons MCCU county championship competition. Instead Lincolnshire have entered a team in the Open competition. There will either be a preliminary match in April or a Quarter Final in May depending on entries.
The fixtures meeting has been confirmed for Saturday 4th December at the Training Centre of Lindum Construction Business Park, Station Road, North Hykeham, Lincoln LN6 3QX. The intention is for the league fixtures to start in the New Year.
It has been agreed to postpone the fixtures meeting until a later date. The AGM will continue as planned at 1pm on Saturday 11th September.
Some Lincolnshire clubs are struggling to reopen or have less members than before the pandemic. It seems appropriate to give clubs more time to rebuild.
The Lincolnshire Chess Association AGM will be held on Saturday 11th September at the Training Centre of Lindum Construction Business Park, Station Road, North Hykeham, Lincoln LN6 3QX (subject to prevailing Government advice). The fixture meeting will start at 11:30am, followed by the AGM at 1pm.
If anyone has any agenda items or proposals, please let the general secretary know in good time.
Lincolnshire topped group 2 and progressed to the final to play Derbyshire where they lost 8-6. Full Results
Clubs are now starting to reopen post-lockdown. Dates have been confirmed for the following clubs:
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