New Year, New website!

I recently took over management of the Northern Counties Chess Union website earlier this year. Since Covid-19 has put most over the board matches on hold, I decided it was a good time to completely redo the old website as it had broken links and felt outdated and could be improved. With help from other […]

ECF Queen’s Gambit Scheme

With many people working from home during lockdown and children stuck indoors out of school, the ECF, along with hundreds of clubs, has seen a spike in interest among former enthusiasts as well new players who want to learn and play chess online. The Queen’s Gambit Netflix mini-series has also contributed to the increasing popularity of […]