Current news in Ulster Chess

The Ulster Chess Union is responsible for organising, administering and developing chess in the Province of Northern Ireland.
Anjali Singh (Ulster Girls Champion) discusses chess at QFT with Mark Kermode.

Anjali Singh (Ulster Girls Champion) discusses chess at QFT with Mark Kermode.

The QFT on October 30th had an evening with Mark Kermonde. His film for the evening was "Queen of Katwe" about a young Ugandan Girl's passion for Chess.

Anjali Singh (Ulster Girls Champion) discusses chess at QFT with Mark Kermode. - Read More…

Lisburn Chess Rooms - the Grand Opening

Lisburn Chess Rooms - the Grand Opening

Opening officially to all at midday the 6th November (Saturday) at 60-62 Longstone Street.

Lisburn Chess Rooms - the Grand Opening - Read More…

The league has started Week 1 - Civil Service two teams get their first matches

The league has started Week 1 - Civil Service two teams get their first matches

Many thanks to League director Ross Harris and assistant Chris Dorrian. We have face to face matches. With players who havent played face to face for sometime able to enjoy slow focused chess. Yipeee!

The league has started Week 1 - Civil Service two teams get their first matches - Read More…

Bangor Blitz Championship 2021 - results and photos

Bangor Blitz Championship 2021 - results and photos

Bangor held yet another brilliant tournament. A big thanks to Brendan Jamison. Who has run so many tournaments outdoor and indoor in these difficult times. Dont forget : Spaces are filling up quickly for the next FIDE-rated event in Bangor, a rapid tournament from 7-10pm on Thursday 18th November.

Bangor Blitz Championship 2021 - results and photos - Read More…

Civil Service Chess Club run fun Active and Problem Solving Competition

Civil Service Chess Club run fun Active and Problem Solving Competition

A week before the league begins and NICS held a fun active with the extra challenge of a problem solving competition.

Civil Service Chess Club run fun Active and Problem Solving Competition - Read More…

Ulster Chronicles

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Upcoming Events
Williamson Championship 2022 4th-6th Feb. Start the New year with this wonderful historic tournament - over 100 years old - The Williamson Shield 2022. 5 rounds o... Feb 04, 2022 - Feb 06, 2022 — NICS,Maynard Sinclair Pavilion, Stormont, Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4 3TA
Fifth Executive Board Meeting Further details TBC Feb 05, 2022 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM — Maynard Sinclair Pavilion, Belfast
Rescheduled - Ladies Day #2 at NICS This is a reschedule event: original date 16th January 2022 A ladies only event to encourage more women to play chess i... Feb 20, 2022 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM — Maynard Sinclair Pavilion, Belfast
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