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.

19 Oct 2013Div3: TBGS v South Hams
22 Oct 2013Entry Open for Rapidplay Tournament
19 Oct 2013Div3: Teignmouth v South Hams
19 Oct 2013Div3: South Hams v Newton Abbot
05 Nov 2013Cookworthy Cup First Round Draw
08 Nov 2013Div 4: South Hams v Newton Abbot
05 Dec 2013Cookworthy Cup Quarter Finals Draw
28 Jan 2014Ben's Specimen of Bad Chess
21 Apr 2014Ken's Triumph Against a Strong Opponent
30 Sep 2014Follow Club News on Facebook or Twitter
05 Oct 2014Wrap-up of 2013-14 Season
19 Oct 2014Draw for Cookworthy Cup 2014-15
19 Oct 2014Winning Start for Division 3 Team
12 Nov 2014Cliff's Chess Adventures in Albania
17 Nov 2014South Hams Players Do Well in the Torbay Congress
21 Nov 2014Barclay's Remarks on Cliff in Albania
19 Dec 2014Half Way Point of the 2014-15 Season
25 Dec 2014Worst Christmas Cracker Joke Ever?
08 Jan 2015A Good Start to 2015
13 Jan 2015Cliff Peach beats Ken Ashby in Playoff
19 Jan 2015West Devon Retain the Devon Inter-Area Jamboree Trophy
26 Jan 2015ECF January Grades Published
20 Feb 2015Welcome to David Archer
26 Feb 2015Minor Updates to Club Website
01 Mar 2015Mixed Results for South Hams Players in the East Devon Congress
03 Mar 2015You Can Now Download the Games Database
03 Mar 2015Hints on Adding Your Games to the Club Database
05 Mar 2015A Newsworthy Week
07 Mar 2015Exeter 2015 - Ken's Diary
20 Mar 2015Barclay Best and James Fowler Reach the Cookworthy Cup Final
24 Mar 2015South Hams Will Win Division 3 Title for 2014-15
10 Apr 2015James Fowler Wins First Leg of Cookworthy Cup Final
16 Apr 2015Cookworthy Cup for 2014-15 is shared by James Fowler and Barclay Best
23 Apr 2015Homan League 2014-2015 Nears its Conclusion
25 Apr 2015AGM Will be Held on 30th April 2015
28 Apr 2015Final Standings in Club Competitions for 2014-15
30 Apr 2015Final Torbay League Standings for 2014-15
01 May 2015AGM and Simul Held on 30th April 2015
08 May 2015Roy Greenhalgh is Presented with Match Player of the Year Cup
08 May 2015The Summer Season 2014-15
15 May 2015Summer Season Underway
16 May 2015David Archer's Diary from the Frome Congress - Part 1
17 May 2015David Archer's Diary from the Frome Congress - Part 2
17 May 2015David Archer's Diary from the Frome Congress - Part 3
20 May 2015Minutes of 2015 AGM on Website
16 Jun 2015South Hams Hosts the 2015 Torbay League AGM
04 Jul 2015Best Game Since the "Immortal Game"?
25 Jul 2015ECF July 2015 Grades Published
11 Aug 2015Chess Show at Tesco
22 Aug 2015All-Day Chess Session at Tesco's Kingsbridge
25 Aug 2015Start of 2015-16 Season
03 Sep 2015Season Starts with a Casual Rapidplay Tournament
15 Sep 2015Your Webmaster is a Very Generous Man
25 Sep 2015News of 2015-16 Competitions
16 Oct 2015Recording Pre-Arranged Games on the Website
18 Oct 2015Roy Greenhalgh Steps Down as Treasurer
18 Dec 2015Promotion, Relegation and the 2015 Festive Blitz Tournament
11 Jan 2016Dunleavy League will be "All Play All" Twice
18 Jan 2016West Devon Win the Devon Inter-Area Jamboree for the Third Year Running
24 Jan 2016New Website Forum for Club Members
06 Mar 2016A Decent Performance by South Hams Players at the Exeter Congress
24 Mar 2016South Hams Win the Torbay League Rapidplay Title for 2015-16
07 Apr 2016AGM Will be Held on 5th May 2016
08 Apr 2016South Hams Will Retain Division 3 Title in 2015-16
01 May 2016Final Torbay League Standings for 2015-16
01 May 2016Exciting Last Few Weeks in the Internal Competitions
03 May 2016Steve Levy is the 2015-16 Cookworthy Cup Winner
20 May 2015Minutes of 2015 AGM on Website (2)
10 May 2016Minutes of 2016 AGM on Website
13 May 2016David Archer wins the DCCA Minor Individual Trophy
19 May 2016League Playoffs Determined
26 May 2016Still All to Play for in the Internal Leagues
02 Jun 2016Steve Levy is the 2015-16 Club Champion
04 Jun 2016No Club Night on Thursday 9th June
23 Jun 2016Ken Ashby Triumphs in the "Defibrillator Series"
24 Jul 2016ECF July 2016 Grades Published
11 Aug 20162016-17 Season Will Start on 1st September
08 Sep 2016Draw for the Cookworthy Cup
21 Sep 2016Torbay League Fixtures Have Been Arranged for 2016-17
26 Sep 2016Torbay League Players of the Year 2015-16
07 Oct 2016Great Results on Super Thursday
19 Oct 2016ECF Website of the Year
18 Nov 2016Club Night Moved from 1st December to 30th November
16 Dec 2016Festive Blitz Tournament on Thursday 22nd December
23 Dec 2016Photos of Festive Blitz Tournament on 22nd December
24 Dec 2016Club Competitions will Use Incremental Time Controls
06 Jan 2017Homan and Dunleavy Leagues Re-starting January 2017
15 Jan 2017West Devon Win the Devon Inter-Area Jamboree for the Fourth Year Running
13 Mar 2017David Archer Wins the East Devon Congress Major Tournament
14 Mar 2017500 Games on the Club Database
07 Apr 2017South Hams win the Division 4 Title for 2016-17
11 Apr 2017South Hams win the Division 2 Title for 2016-17
14 Apr 2017Steve Levy is the 2016-17 Club Champion
20 Apr 2017South Hams win the Division 3 Title for 2016-17
28 Apr 2017Promotion and Relegation at the End of 2016-17
15 May 2017South Hams win the RapidPlay Title for 2016-17
10 Jun 2017Torbay League AGM held on 8th June 2017
15 Jun 2017Did You Know Chess is a Summer Outdoor Game?
09 Aug 2017Blitz Team Event at Dartmouth
17 Aug 2017Ben Wilkinson & David Archer Share the Cookworthy Cup for 2016-17
22 Sep 2017Draw for the 2017-18 Cookworthy Cup
21 Sep 2017Torbay League Fixtures Set for the 2017-18 Season
17 Jan 20182018 Jamboree held on 14th January 2018
26 Feb 2018Success for South Hams Players at the 2018 East Devon Congress
14 Jun 2018Wrap-up of the 2017-18 Season
03 Sep 2018Start of 2018-19 Season
20 Sep 20182018-19 Torbay League Fixtures
20 Dec 20182018 Festive Blitz Competition
13 Jan 20192019 Jamboree held on 13th January
17 Jun 2019Review of the 2018-19 Season
05 Jul 20192019 Summer Chess in Dartmouth
16 Mar 2020Club Suspended due to Cronavirus
22 Mar 2020The Club Is Playing Online
12 Aug 2021Coronavirus and the 2020-21 Season
07 Oct 2021Torbay Chess League Resuming for 2021-22 Season
17 Jun 2019Review of the 2021-22 Season
02 Jul 20222022 Summer Chess in Dartmouth
29 May 2023Review of the 2022-23 Season
15 Jun 2023Outdoor Chess in Dartmouth 15 June 2023
01 Jul 2023Outdoor Chess in Dartmouth 1 July 2023
20 Jul 2024Dartmouth Summer Chess July 2024