Last updated 21 October 2020. Click on the post codes for approximate location of the club.

Longbridge Chess Club

Venue

30 Tessall Lane, Longbridge, Birmingham B31 2SF Extensive car park adjacent to the club. Detailed directions are available

Meeting day and time

7pm every Wednesday throughout the year

Website

https://longbridgechess.club/

Secretary

Steve Crees, telephone 07932 860 524

Assistant Secretary: Richard Collett, telephone 0121 458 7617.

Junior Chess Academy Co-ordinator: Steve Crees, telephone 07932 860 524

Teams and Captains of League Teams

Starting time for home matches is 7:30 pm
Worcester & District Chess League Division 1
: Stephen Woodhouse 0121 445 6167

Worcester & District Chess League Division 2: Steve Crees, telephone 07932 860 524

Birmingham & District Chess League Division 4: Stephen Woodhouse 0121 445 6167

Birmingham & District Chess League Division 6: Spike Bignall 07731 828 284

Further Information

Longbridge Chess Club meets of a Wednesday evening at 7pm in the Concert Room of the Austin Sports & Social Club: which serves a full range of alcoholic and soft drinks.

 

The club plays in the Birmingham and District Chess League, and is affiliated to Worcestershire Chess Association, and plays in the West Midlands Area online league. We also organise various Internal Club Tournaments with trophies and prizes; online Tournaments at chess.com, and have been known to host County, National and Simultaneous events.

 

Membership is open to all players of any age, race, gender or orientation - players of any standard are welcome from beginners to experts. All visitors are welcome to come along for a friendly game.

 

The Club has access for wheelchair users.

 

Juniors under the age of 18 should be accompanied by a parent or guardian unless otherwise agreed upon by prior arrangement.