East Anglian Chess Union

Events and Fixtures

County Matches Congresses Other Events
 

Chronological

26th November 2023 Lowestoft Rapidplay Venue:
Parkhill Hotel, Oulton, NR32 5DQ
Entry Form: Click here
Email: barryjconnor@gmail.com. 
or phone Barry Connor on 07484 723080.
3rd December 2023 EACU Open County Championship matches Venue:
King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Morning: Beds v Norfolk, Suffolk v Cambs
Afternoon: Cambs v Beds, Norfolk v Suffolk
20th-21st January 2024 EACU Closed Championship Venue:
King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Entry form in Word format - here
Enter online - here
Contact: Adrian Elwin, 3 Lilac Close, Newton Longville, Bucks, MK17 0DQ (Tel: 01908 644355, 07778 178671)
Email: adrian_elwin@hotmail.com

There will be 3 sections, Open, Under 1950 and Under 1650. It incorporates the EACU Junior Championships and is part of the EACU Marcus Misson Memorial Grand Prix.
28th January 2024 Norfolk Rapidplay Congress Venue:
Hevingham Village Hall, Brick Kiln Road, Hevingham, NR10 5NL
Information on Hevingham Village Hall - Click here
Entry Form:Word - Click here
Enter Online: - Click here
Contact: John Wickham, 55 Shakespeare Way, Taverham, Norwich, NR8 6SL (Tel: 01603 861140, 07808 876785)
Email: j.r.wickham@btinternet.com
4th February 2024 EACU Under 1850 County Championship matches Venue:
King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Morning: Suffolk v Cambs, Norfolk v Herts
Afternoon: Herts v Suffolk, Cambs v Norfolk
18th February 2024 EACU Open County Championship matches Venue:
King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Morning: Norfolk v Cambs, Suffolk v Beds
Afternoon: Beds v Norfolk, Cambs v Suffolk
3rd March 2024 EACU Under 1850 County Championship matches Venue:
King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Morning: Norfolk v Suffolk, Cambs v Herts
Afternoon: Suffolk v Cambs, Herts v Norfolk
6th-7th April 2024 Great Yarmouth Chess Congress Venue:
Victory Suite, Lord Nelson Grandstand, Great Yarmouth Racecourse, Jellicoe Road, Great Yarmouth, NR30 4AU
Contact: John Wickham, 07808 876785
Entry Form: Click here
Online Entry Form: Click here
Email: j.r.wickham@btinternet.com
For all entrants - Click here
19th & 20th October 2024 Bury St Edmunds Congress Venue:
Moreton Hall Community Centre, Symonds Road, Bury St Ednunds, IP33 7EE
Contact: Steve Lovell
Email: secretary@bsecongress.org.uk
Website: https://www.bsecongress.org.uk (please cut and paste)
Enter online: https://www.bsecongress.org.uk/enter-here
Entry Form: Click here
TBA Cambridgeshire County Individual Chess Championships Venue:
The Christie Hall, Elton Road, Wansford, Cambs, PE8 6JS
Entry Form: Click here
Email: Jimmy Blair at james1blair@yahoo.co.uk 
or phone him on 07966 717825 (mobile)
TBA St Albans Congress Venue:
St. Columba's College, King Harry Lane, St.Albans, Herts
Contact: Terry Douse Email: stalbanscongress@yahoo.co.uk
Web: http://www.stalbanscongress.com/
TBA 3rd Norfolk Blitz Tournament
(Limited to 44 players)
Venue:
Horstead Tithe Barn, Rectory Road, Horstead, NR21 7EP
Contact: John Wickham
Entry Form(docx): Click here
Email: j.r.wickham@btinternet.com
TBA 4th EACU FIDE Congress Venue:
King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Contact: Adrian Elwin, 07778 178671
Entry Form: Click here
Enter online: here.
Email: adrian_elwin@hotmail.com
Website: Click here
TBA British Chess Championship Venue:
Contact ECF Office, The Watch Oak, Chain Lane, Battle,
East Sussex TN33 0YD (Tel: 01424 775222, Fax: 01424 775904)
Email: office@englishchess.org.uk
TBA Cambridgeshire Rapidplay Venue:
Whittlesford Memorial Hall, Mill Lane, Whittlesford, Cambridge,   CB22 4NE
Congress Details: Click here
Enter online at: www.cambschess.co.uk/Rapidplay.php
Entrant List: here
Contact: Oliver Lenton at ollie__lenton@hotmail.co.uk.
TBA Norfolk County Chess Championship (Restricted entry) Venue:
Horstead Tithe Barn, Rectory Road, Horstead, NR12 7EP
Contact: John Wickham
Online Entry Form: Click here
Entry Form: Click here (pdf)
Email: j.r.wickham@btinternet.com
List of Entrants 2022: Click here
TBA> EACU Open County Championship matches Venue:
King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Morning: Suffolk v Norfolk, Cambs v Beds
Afternoon: Beds v Suffolk, Norfolk v Cambs
TBA EACU Patrick Ribbands Team Championship Venue:
Moreton Hall Community Centre in Bury St Edmunds
Entries should be made by email to Paul Kemp, paulkemp64@gmail.com by Sunday 15 October
See more details here.
TBA EACU Under 1850 County Championship matches Venue:
King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Morning: Herts v Suffolk, Norfolk v Cambs
Afternoon: Suffolk v Norfolk, Cambs v Herts
 

County Matches

First Team fixtures 2023-24
October 15th 2023 Rounds 1&2 King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street,
Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Morning: Suffolk v Norfolk, Cambs v Beds
Afternoon: Beds v Suffolk, Norfolk v Cambs
December 3rd 2023 Rounds 3&4 King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street,
Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Morning: Beds v Norfolk, Suffolk v Cambs
Afternoon: Cambs v Beds, Norfolk v Suffolk
February 18th 2024 Rounds 5&6 King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street,
Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Morning: Norfolk v Cambs, Suffolk v Beds
Afternoon: Beds v Norfolk, Cambs v Suffolk
 
U1850 Team fixtures 2023-24
October 29th 2023 Rounds 1&2 King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street,
Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Morning: Herts v Suffolk, Norfolk v Cambs
Afternoon: Suffolk v Norfolk, Cambs v Herts
February 4th 2024 Rounds 3&4 King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street,
Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Morning: Suffolk v Cambs, Norfolk v Herts
Afternoon: Herts v Suffolk, Cambs v Norfolk
March 3rd 2024 Rounds 5&6 King Edward VII Memorial Hall, High Street,
Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP
Morning: Norfolk v Suffolk, Cambs v Herts
Afternoon: Suffolk v Cambs, Herts v Norfolk
 
National Knockout fixtures 2024:
April 2024 County Championship Preliminary Round
May 2024 County Championship Quarter Final - Open, Minor Counties,Under 1850, Under1450
May 2024 County Championship Quarter Final - Under 2050, Under 1650
June 2024 County Championship Semi Final
July 2024 County Championship Final
 
County Championship Rapidplay Tournament
Not being held County Championship Rapidplay Tournament
 

Other Events

EACU Patrick Ribbands Team Championship 22nd October 2023 Venue:
Moreton Hall Community Centre in Bury St Edmunds

3 sections: Open, Under 7200 (aggregate rating of four boards) and Under 6400

More Details: Click here

Page last updated 17th July 2023
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