Last updated 28 August 2018. Use the links from postcode to view approximate location of the club.

Halesowen Chess Club

Venue

The Lighthouse public house at 153 Coombs Road, Halesowen B62 8AF

Meeting day and time

7:30 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays

Website

http://www.halesowenchessclub.org.uk/

maintained by Stewart Fishburne

Secretary

John Southcote, telephone 0121 429 1518

Teams and Captains in Worcestershire County League

  • Division I: Halesowen 1A, John Edge 0121 550 0467
  • Division I: Halesowen 1B, Dustin Bowcott 07508 471 148
  • Division II: Halesowen 2: Dave Etheridge 01384 413 381 or 07805 833 839
  • Home matches start at 7:30pm

Teams and Captains in Dudley & District League

  • Division 1: Dustin Bowcott
  • Division 2: Andy Ambrose
  • Division 3a: Joyce Evans 0121 550 5101
  • Division 3b: Mark Vile

Teams and Captains in Birmingham & District Chess League

  • Divisions 1: Stewart Fishburne 01905 771 290 or 07961 382 911
  • Division 2: Adrian Priest
  • Division 5: Dustin Bowcott 07508 471 148
  • Division 6: Tony Taylor 0121 421 6862
  • Summer: Peter Banks

Teams and Captains in Wolverhampton League

  • Division 1: Nick Arkell 07961 369 385
  • Division 3: Andy Ambrose
  • Division 3: Tony Taylor 0121 421 6862
  • Division 4: Chris Haddon 0121 585 0094
  • Wolverhampton Summer League: John Southcote 0121 429 1518

Internal Tournaments

The 2016-7 club champion is Nick Arkell. The buzzer tournament was won by Stewart Fishburne. Ladder and Lightning (Buzzer) Tournaments held.

Further Information

Arguably the largest club in Worcestershire with a total of 14 teams in 4 different leagues. Halesowen play social and competitive league chess and hold other club events such as simultaneous displays. See a report and picture of the last agm on the Halesowen website. Members can borrow chess books from the Bill Cross Library.