Clubs

Here is list of local clubs that are affiliated to the Hull and District Chess Association, and/or the Humber Chess League.

Please email secretary@hullchess.com for further details or to update information.


Beverley Chess Club

Meets: Wednesdays, 6:45-11:00 pm at St Nicholas Community Centre, Holme Church Lane, Beverley, East Yorkshire.
Directions: Holme Church Lane meets the A1174 – which meets the A1079 outside Kingston upon Hull and the A164 north of Beverley – at a five-way roundabout, south of the A1035 Bishop Burton to Leven road.

At the roundabout, take the first exit after the one for Hull, and the venue will be on the left.

Bus service 521 serves the venue, and services 121-122 and 246 stop near the roundabout.

Beverley is also served by rail; those arriving from the direction of Hull should cross the level crossing next to the station,

take first left, turn right into Beaver Road, then left into Holme Church Lane; the venue will be on the right. Street Parking.
The playing room is located upstairs.
For further details, please contact Dave Gibson (01377) 241571. Email davidjohngibson@hotmail.com.

Website: https://sites.google.com/site/beverleychessclub/


Hull Chess Club

Meets: Wednesdays and Fridays, 7:00 - 10:15pm at Newland Christian Centre, Beverley Road.
Directions: Enter Church via Clough Road. Car park and entrance are to the rear of the building.
For further details, please contact Paul Allinson Tel : 01482 218543 M: 07412288158 Email: pallison@nichigo.co.uk

www.hullchessclub.com/


St Andrews Chess Club

Meets: Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:00-10:30 pm, at Marist Social Club, Hull Grammar School, 119 Cottingham Road, Hull.
Directions: Hull Grammar School lies near the traffic light junction between Cottingham Road (Inner Ring Road) and Cranbrook Avenue.

Those approaching from Beverley on the A1079 should turn right onto Cottingham Road, and will see the venue on the left.

Buses stopping near the venue include 15/115, 53 and 105. The club is behind Marist Church. Entry is via the passage way behind the church.
For further details, please contact Lester Jones 25 Colleridge Grove Beverley HU17 8XD Tel: 07837579037 Email lester5303@hotmail.co.uk


Victoria Dock Chess Club

Meets: Tuesdays, 7-15-10:30 pm, at Victoria Dock Village Hall, Southbridge Road, Victoria Dock, Hull.
Directions: Victoria Dock lies next to the A63/A1033 corridor, east of the roundabout junction with Ferensway (A1079).

Those approaching from that junction should, after crossing a bridge, turn first right into Plimsoll Way, then left onto Southbridge Road, the venue will then be on the left. Bus services 9, 23/24 and 90 serve the venue

77 serves Hedon Road (A1033), and 78-80 serve Garrison Road (A63) and Hedon Road.
 

All clocks will be started in the absence of one or both players.
For further details, please contact Richard Atkinson (01482) 794106 Email richard.a.atkinson@hotmail.co.uk


Willows Chess Club

Meets: Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 7:15-11:00 pm, at Willows Sport and Recreation Club, 695 Holderness Road, Hull.
Directions: Holderness Road is part of the A165.

Those approaching from the city centre will see the venue on the left between the Woodford Leisure Centre and Ings Road (Outer Ring Road),located just before the Tower Grange Police Station.

Buses serving the venue include 42, 50-51, 240, 277 and most buses numbered 54-58.
Excellent car parking facilities on entering club, licensed bar- immediately on the right before the concert room.

The club are always happy to accept new members irrespective of grade.
For further details, please contact Mike Butt (01482) 793227 Email butt1@butt1.karoo.co.uk


Withernsea Chess Club

Meets: Thursdays , 7:15-11:00 pm, at The Station Hotel, Station Road, Patrington, HU12 0NE

Venue is easy to find on the A1033 main Hull to Withernsea Road, on the left just as you come into Patrington. There is good parking. Licensed premises, with provision for meals, tea and coffees. For further details, please contact President Mr C E Williamson (01964) 614208 or Secretary Tresurer Mr Philp Tuplin 43 Southside Patrington HU12 0RN (01964) 630344/ Mobile 07540379851 email philliptuplin@btinternet.com.

Meets: Fridays, 7:15-11:00 pm, at British Legion Club, 303 Queen Street, Withernsea, East Yorkshire.
Directions: Queen Street is part of the A1033 Hull to Withernsea road.

Those approaching from Hull will, after passing over a rise, see the venue on the right near a zebra crossing. Buses serving the venue include 71 and 75-77.
Club is to the south end of the town near pedestrian crossing. Parking is in nearby streets. Bar facilities at discretion of British Legion Club on separate floor.
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Hana Kasparov CC

Meets Thursdays 6:0 pm to 10:30 & Fridays 6:0 pm 10:00 at 44 Portland Street, Hull HU2 8XJ.

Contact Mr Abel Rivera on Mobil 07894393906 Tel 01482 491177 Email abel@hanaonline.org.uk

 

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To celebrate the visit of GM Michael Adams (see posters opposite) to Hull in June, Roger Noble has designed and produced a print (approved by Michael Adams). These will be signed by Michael Adams and are available from Roger direct (roger_noble@hotmail.com).

The costs are:
A3 Framed £20
A3 unframed £12
A4 unframed £5

Player Resources

The following links provides direct access to all the information local players need to know during the season.

The Rules of Chess


Summer League Fixtures - Section 2


Summer League Fixtures - Section 1


LMS User Guide for Team Captains & Club Representatives


HDCA Rules


HDCA Constitution


HDCA 17-18 Handbook


HDCA 17-18 Grades


HDCA 17-18 Fixtures


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Newsletters on the current season can be found here.