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

Please email the HDCA General Secretary 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


East Hull Chess Club

Meets: Mondays. Junior Academy from 6pm. Senior club from 7pm.

Address: The Club House Community Centre,  Elm Avenue, Garden Village , HU8 8PZ. 

For further details, please contact Chris Matthews (07432 262867). Email

Hull Chess Club

Meets: Wednesdays and Fridays, 7:00 - 10:15pm at The Meeting Hall of Charterhouse, Charterhouse Lane, Wincolmlee, Hull HU2 8AF.


Hull Junior club meets Fridays 6.00 - 7.10 pm

For further details, please contact John Cooper, e-mail:

St Andrews Chess Club

Meets: Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:00-10:30 pm, September till May (Mondays only, June till August), at Marist Social Club, Our Lady of Lourdes and St Peter Chanel (Marist Church), 125 Cottingham Road, Hull. HU5 2DJ.
Directions: To gain entry, walk down the drive to the right of the Catholic Church (Our Lady of Lourdes & St Peter Chanel) and take the passage way at the immediate back of the church. In other words, take the first passage way on your left. Walk straight to the very end of the passage way keeping the buildings to your right. After about 40 metres enter the bar area via the door on your immediate right.
You will find that the drive way opens into a large car park. Feel free to park here if you have arrived via vehicle.

Buses stopping near the venue include 4, 5, 104 and 105.
For further details, please contact Lester Jones 25 Colleridge Grove Beverley HU17 8XD Tel: 07837579037 Email

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

Withernsea Chess Club

Meets: Tuesdays, 7:15-11:00 pm, at The Alma (pub) 34 Queen Street, Withernsea, HU19 2AQ.
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.
For further details, please contact the Secretary and Treasurer Jeff Foster: 14 Kirkfield Road, Withernsea HU19 2JZ Telephone: 07519 272906 Email: