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The Ulster Chess Union is responsible for organising, administering and developing chess in the Province of Northern Ireland.
City of Belfast Championships Review

City of Belfast Championships Review

The 2015 City of Belfast Championships turned out to be a great weekend's chess with plenty of fireworks and tension right down to the last minute of play.

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Champions make heavy work of Fruithill

Champions make heavy work of Fruithill

(B&D Leagues 2014/15 Week 21) With nothing of consequence left to play for, the final week of league play threw up a number of surprising results on individual boards, although overall the matches went according to the form book. Ballynafeigh 1 were held to a 3-2 win over bottom side Fruithill, even though the visitors defaulted on board 5.

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Current membership list

Please check that you are on the current membership list and are eligible to play in tournaments.

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Spring Rating Lists Issues

Spring Rating Lists Issues

Latest ratings have been computed now the League has finished. Including over 1300 games in more than 11 local & foreign events, 136 players get a new rating with 10 new players inducted.

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Photos and results from NICS Lacksidasical

Photos and results from NICS Lacksidasical

The Alan Burns Series continued at a slower pace. Photos and results.

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Ulster Chronicles

In readiness for the new season, last year's content gets moved into our annual archives (the Ulster Chronicles) to make room for the new. Last year was a busy year for news reports and other articles and of course the Newsletter stimulated regular postings too.

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Upcoming Events
The Eglantine Summer Tournament Starts The UCU Eglantine Summer Tournament is open to all chess players and provides regular competitive chess during the summe... May 06, 2015 07:30 PM - 11:00 PM — Belfast Bankers Club, 31 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RU
Comórtas Fichille Cúige Uladh: Irish Speaking Primary Schools Chess Tournament. Comórtas Fichille Cúige Uladh : Comórtas na mBunscoileanna May 12, 2015 10:00 AM - 01:45 PM — Bunscoil Phobal Feirste (Antrim). Address 11 Rosgoill Park, Shaws Road, Belfast
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