South Hams Chess Club
South Hams Chess Club

Club News

Here is a complete archive of news articles published on this website (unlike the right-hand sidebar, which only displays the most recent news items). To view an item of club news, click on its title in the table below.

Date Title
22 Sep 2017Draw for the 2017-18 Cookworthy Cup
21 Sep 2017Torbay League Fixtures Set for the 2017-18 Season
17 Aug 2017Ben Wilkinson & David Archer Share the Cookworthy Cup for 2016-17
09 Aug 2017Blitz Team Event at Dartmouth
15 Jun 2017Did You Know Chess is a Summer Outdoor Game?
10 Jun 2017Torbay League AGM held on 8th June 2017
15 May 2017South Hams win the RapidPlay Title for 2016-17
28 Apr 2017Promotion and Relegation at the End of 2016-17
20 Apr 2017South Hams win the Division 3 Title for 2016-17
14 Apr 2017Steve Levy is the 2016-17 Club Champion
11 Apr 2017South Hams win the Division 2 Title for 2016-17
07 Apr 2017South Hams win the Division 4 Title for 2016-17
14 Mar 2017500 Games on the Club Database
13 Mar 2017David Archer Wins the East Devon Congress Major Tournament
15 Jan 2017West Devon Win the Devon Inter-Area Jamboree for the Fourth Year Running
06 Jan 2017Homan and Dunleavy Leagues Re-starting January 2017
24 Dec 2016Club Competitions will Use Incremental Time Controls
23 Dec 2016Photos of Festive Blitz Tournament on 22nd December
16 Dec 2016Festive Blitz Tournament on Thursday 22nd December
18 Nov 2016Club Night Moved from 1st December to 30th November
19 Oct 2016ECF Website of the Year
07 Oct 2016Great Results on Super Thursday
26 Sep 2016Torbay League Players of the Year 2015-16
21 Sep 2016Torbay League Fixtures Have Been Arranged for 2016-17
08 Sep 2016Draw for the Cookworthy Cup
11 Aug 20162016-17 Season Will Start on 1st September
24 Jul 2016ECF July 2016 Grades Published
23 Jun 2016Ken Ashby Triumphs in the "Defibrillator Series"
04 Jun 2016No Club Night on Thursday 9th June
02 Jun 2016Steve Levy is the 2015-16 Club Champion
26 May 2016Still All to Play for in the Internal Leagues
19 May 2016League Playoffs Determined
13 May 2016David Archer wins the DCCA Minor Individual Trophy
10 May 2016Minutes of 2016 AGM on Website
03 May 2016Steve Levy is the 2015-16 Cookworthy Cup Winner
01 May 2016Exciting Last Few Weeks in the Internal Competitions
01 May 2016Final Torbay League Standings for 2015-16
08 Apr 2016South Hams Will Retain Division 3 Title in 2015-16
07 Apr 2016AGM Will be Held on 5th May 2016
24 Mar 2016South Hams Win the Torbay League Rapidplay Title for 2015-16
06 Mar 2016A Decent Performance by South Hams Players at the Exeter Congress
24 Jan 2016New Website Forum for Club Members
18 Jan 2016West Devon Win the Devon Inter-Area Jamboree for the Third Year Running
11 Jan 2016Dunleavy League will be "All Play All" Twice
18 Dec 2015Promotion, Relegation and the 2015 Festive Blitz Tournament
18 Oct 2015Roy Greenhalgh Steps Down as Treasurer
16 Oct 2015Recording Pre-Arranged Games on the Website
25 Sep 2015News of 2015-16 Competitions
15 Sep 2015Your Webmaster is a Very Generous Man
03 Sep 2015Season Starts with a Casual Rapidplay Tournament
25 Aug 2015Start of 2015-16 Season
22 Aug 2015All-Day Chess Session at Tesco's Kingsbridge
11 Aug 2015Chess Show at Tesco
25 Jul 2015ECF July 2015 Grades Published
04 Jul 2015Best Game Since the "Immortal Game"?
16 Jun 2015South Hams Hosts the 2015 Torbay League AGM
20 May 2015Minutes of 2015 AGM on Website
20 May 2015Minutes of 2015 AGM on Website (2)
17 May 2015David Archer's Diary from the Frome Congress - Part 3
17 May 2015David Archer's Diary from the Frome Congress - Part 2
16 May 2015David Archer's Diary from the Frome Congress - Part 1
15 May 2015Summer Season Underway
08 May 2015The Summer Season 2014-15
08 May 2015Roy Greenhalgh is Presented with Match Player of the Year Cup
01 May 2015AGM and Simul Held on 30th April 2015
30 Apr 2015Final Torbay League Standings for 2014-15
28 Apr 2015Final Standings in Club Competitions for 2014-15
25 Apr 2015AGM Will be Held on 30th April 2015
23 Apr 2015Homan League 2014-2015 Nears its Conclusion
16 Apr 2015Cookworthy Cup for 2014-15 is shared by James Fowler and Barclay Best
10 Apr 2015James Fowler Wins First Leg of Cookworthy Cup Final
24 Mar 2015South Hams Will Win Division 3 Title for 2014-15
20 Mar 2015Barclay Best and James Fowler Reach the Cookworthy Cup Final
07 Mar 2015Exeter 2015 - Ken's Diary
05 Mar 2015A Newsworthy Week
03 Mar 2015Hints on Adding Your Games to the Club Database
03 Mar 2015You Can Now Download the Games Database
01 Mar 2015Mixed Results for South Hams Players in the East Devon Congress
26 Feb 2015Minor Updates to Club Website
20 Feb 2015Welcome to David Archer
26 Jan 2015ECF January Grades Published
19 Jan 2015West Devon Retain the Devon Inter-Area Jamboree Trophy
13 Jan 2015Cliff Peach beats Ken Ashby in Playoff
08 Jan 2015A Good Start to 2015
25 Dec 2014Worst Christmas Cracker Joke Ever?
19 Dec 2014Half Way Point of the 2014-15 Season
21 Nov 2014Barclay's Remarks on Cliff in Albania
17 Nov 2014South Hams Players Do Well in the Torbay Congress
12 Nov 2014Cliff's Chess Adventures in Albania
19 Oct 2014Winning Start for Division 3 Team
19 Oct 2014Draw for Cookworthy Cup 2014-15
05 Oct 2014Wrap-up of 2013-14 Season
30 Sep 2014Follow Club News on Facebook or Twitter
21 Apr 2014Ken's Triumph Against a Strong Opponent
28 Jan 2014Ben's Specimen of Bad Chess
05 Dec 2013Cookworthy Cup Quarter Finals Draw
08 Nov 2013Div 4: South Hams v Newton Abbot
05 Nov 2013Cookworthy Cup First Round Draw
22 Oct 2013Entry Open for Rapidplay Tournament
19 Oct 2013Div3: TBGS v South Hams
19 Oct 2013Div3: Teignmouth v South Hams
19 Oct 2013Div3: South Hams v Newton Abbot

 

Date Title
22 Sep 2017Draw for the 2017-18 Cookworthy Cup
21 Sep 2017Torbay League Fixtures Set for the 2017-18 Season
17 Aug 2017Ben Wilkinson & David Archer Share the Cookworthy Cup for 2016-17
09 Aug 2017Blitz Team Event at Dartmouth
15 Jun 2017Did You Know Chess is a Summer Outdoor Game?
10 Jun 2017Torbay League AGM held on 8th June 2017
15 May 2017South Hams win the RapidPlay Title for 2016-17
28 Apr 2017Promotion and Relegation at the End of 2016-17
20 Apr 2017South Hams win the Division 3 Title for 2016-17
14 Apr 2017Steve Levy is the 2016-17 Club Champion
11 Apr 2017South Hams win the Division 2 Title for 2016-17
07 Apr 2017South Hams win the Division 4 Title for 2016-17
14 Mar 2017500 Games on the Club Database
13 Mar 2017David Archer Wins the East Devon Congress Major Tournament
15 Jan 2017West Devon Win the Devon Inter-Area Jamboree for the Fourth Year Running
06 Jan 2017Homan and Dunleavy Leagues Re-starting January 2017
24 Dec 2016Club Competitions will Use Incremental Time Controls
23 Dec 2016Photos of Festive Blitz Tournament on 22nd December
16 Dec 2016Festive Blitz Tournament on Thursday 22nd December
18 Nov 2016Club Night Moved from 1st December to 30th November
19 Oct 2016ECF Website of the Year
07 Oct 2016Great Results on Super Thursday
26 Sep 2016Torbay League Players of the Year 2015-16
21 Sep 2016Torbay League Fixtures Have Been Arranged for 2016-17
08 Sep 2016Draw for the Cookworthy Cup
11 Aug 20162016-17 Season Will Start on 1st September
24 Jul 2016ECF July 2016 Grades Published
23 Jun 2016Ken Ashby Triumphs in the "Defibrillator Series"
04 Jun 2016No Club Night on Thursday 9th June
02 Jun 2016Steve Levy is the 2015-16 Club Champion
26 May 2016Still All to Play for in the Internal Leagues
19 May 2016League Playoffs Determined
13 May 2016David Archer wins the DCCA Minor Individual Trophy
10 May 2016Minutes of 2016 AGM on Website
03 May 2016Steve Levy is the 2015-16 Cookworthy Cup Winner
01 May 2016Exciting Last Few Weeks in the Internal Competitions
01 May 2016Final Torbay League Standings for 2015-16
08 Apr 2016South Hams Will Retain Division 3 Title in 2015-16
07 Apr 2016AGM Will be Held on 5th May 2016
24 Mar 2016South Hams Win the Torbay League Rapidplay Title for 2015-16
06 Mar 2016A Decent Performance by South Hams Players at the Exeter Congress
24 Jan 2016New Website Forum for Club Members
18 Jan 2016West Devon Win the Devon Inter-Area Jamboree for the Third Year Running
11 Jan 2016Dunleavy League will be "All Play All" Twice
18 Dec 2015Promotion, Relegation and the 2015 Festive Blitz Tournament
18 Oct 2015Roy Greenhalgh Steps Down as Treasurer
16 Oct 2015Recording Pre-Arranged Games on the Website
25 Sep 2015News of 2015-16 Competitions
15 Sep 2015Your Webmaster is a Very Generous Man
03 Sep 2015Season Starts with a Casual Rapidplay Tournament
25 Aug 2015Start of 2015-16 Season
22 Aug 2015All-Day Chess Session at Tesco's Kingsbridge
11 Aug 2015Chess Show at Tesco
25 Jul 2015ECF July 2015 Grades Published
04 Jul 2015Best Game Since the "Immortal Game"?
16 Jun 2015South Hams Hosts the 2015 Torbay League AGM
20 May 2015Minutes of 2015 AGM on Website
20 May 2015Minutes of 2015 AGM on Website (2)
17 May 2015David Archer's Diary from the Frome Congress - Part 3
17 May 2015David Archer's Diary from the Frome Congress - Part 2
16 May 2015David Archer's Diary from the Frome Congress - Part 1
15 May 2015Summer Season Underway
08 May 2015The Summer Season 2014-15
08 May 2015Roy Greenhalgh is Presented with Match Player of the Year Cup
01 May 2015AGM and Simul Held on 30th April 2015
30 Apr 2015Final Torbay League Standings for 2014-15
28 Apr 2015Final Standings in Club Competitions for 2014-15
25 Apr 2015AGM Will be Held on 30th April 2015
23 Apr 2015Homan League 2014-2015 Nears its Conclusion
16 Apr 2015Cookworthy Cup for 2014-15 is shared by James Fowler and Barclay Best
10 Apr 2015James Fowler Wins First Leg of Cookworthy Cup Final
24 Mar 2015South Hams Will Win Division 3 Title for 2014-15
20 Mar 2015Barclay Best and James Fowler Reach the Cookworthy Cup Final
07 Mar 2015Exeter 2015 - Ken's Diary
05 Mar 2015A Newsworthy Week
03 Mar 2015Hints on Adding Your Games to the Club Database
03 Mar 2015You Can Now Download the Games Database
01 Mar 2015Mixed Results for South Hams Players in the East Devon Congress
26 Feb 2015Minor Updates to Club Website
20 Feb 2015Welcome to David Archer
26 Jan 2015ECF January Grades Published
19 Jan 2015West Devon Retain the Devon Inter-Area Jamboree Trophy
13 Jan 2015Cliff Peach beats Ken Ashby in Playoff
08 Jan 2015A Good Start to 2015
25 Dec 2014Worst Christmas Cracker Joke Ever?
19 Dec 2014Half Way Point of the 2014-15 Season
21 Nov 2014Barclay's Remarks on Cliff in Albania
17 Nov 2014South Hams Players Do Well in the Torbay Congress
12 Nov 2014Cliff's Chess Adventures in Albania
19 Oct 2014Winning Start for Division 3 Team
19 Oct 2014Draw for Cookworthy Cup 2014-15
05 Oct 2014Wrap-up of 2013-14 Season
30 Sep 2014Follow Club News on Facebook or Twitter
21 Apr 2014Ken's Triumph Against a Strong Opponent
28 Jan 2014Ben's Specimen of Bad Chess
05 Dec 2013Cookworthy Cup Quarter Finals Draw
08 Nov 2013Div 4: South Hams v Newton Abbot
05 Nov 2013Cookworthy Cup First Round Draw
22 Oct 2013Entry Open for Rapidplay Tournament
19 Oct 2013Div3: TBGS v South Hams
19 Oct 2013Div3: Teignmouth v South Hams
19 Oct 2013Div3: South Hams v Newton Abbot