Last updated 18 January 2020. Click on the post code for approximate location of the club.

Hereford Chess Club

Venue

Our venue is The Herdsman, also Widemarsh Street, Hereford HR4 9HG, opposite the multi storey car-park. The club welcomes players of all ages and abilities. For more information, please contact the secretary, Alan Leary (telephone, 01432 358259).

Meeting day and time

Wednesday evenings at 7:15pm throughout the year.

Website

https://sites.google.com/site/herefordchessclub

Secretary

Alan Leary (telephone, 01432 358 259)

Teams and Captains

Occasional friendly matches played with nearby clubs. The club hosts the Herefordshire County Championship.

Further Information

The club welcomes players of all ages and abilities. Hereford may have beeen the first English city outside London to host a chess club which was first formed in 1812.

Internal tournaments:

Club championship, Hereford Premier and Major Knockout tournaments and the leslie Barker Swiss tournament. The club also hosts the Herefordshire County Championship.

The 2016 club champion is Lee Davis also current Herefordshire county champion and winner of the club's knock-out tournament. Kieran Lappin won the 2016 Major Knock-out tournament.