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Andrew Davies 1960-2020 - Club members express sadness with the news of Andrew's death

Posted on December 14, 2020 at 8:45 PM Comments comments (2)

A number of current members and ex-members of the chess club have got in touch with the club to express their sadness at Andrew's death.  Andrew had being the club secretary since 1995, for 25 years.  


David Blower the club chairman said:  

"No chess club, however good its players are, can function without a club secretary.   I know Brewood Chess Circle is a very good chess club to go to, but only because we had a very good club se...

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Andrew Davies 1960-2020 Obituary

Posted on December 14, 2020 at 8:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Sadly I have to announce to you all the passing of one of Staffordshire Chess’s most loyal stalwarts – Andrew Davies.  

 


Andrew P. Davies was born in March 1960 at New Cross Hospital, which was one of the two main hospitals in Wolverhampton at the time.  He was the youngest of a family of six.  

 


For many years he suffered with his health and with physical problems and pain related to the debilita...

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Brewood Chess Circle continues online for now

Posted on April 8, 2020 at 12:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Like everywhere else in the UK at the moment, Brewood Chess Circle is closed until further notice as the UK government try and deal with the Coron Virus situation.  Let me use this update to wish everyone well at this difficult time.  The club will reopen as soon as possible but in the meantime it is continuing online, on two different websites.  


The club continues on http://www.chess.com at the fol...

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Brewood Chess Circle help out Brewood Brownies

Posted on May 22, 2019 at 10:25 AM Comments comments (0)


Brewood Chess Circle have helped out Brewood Brownies by giving them the old chess cabinet that we had at the church hall.  With the move to The Royal British Legion and the storage space provided to us there, it meant that we simply did not need it. ...
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Brewood Chess Circle 2019 AGM

Posted on May 9, 2019 at 10:15 AM Comments comments (0)

The Brewood Chess Circle 2019 AGM will take place at the club on Tuesday 21st May 2019 at 8:00pm.  Since last year's AGM the address of the club has moved and here is our new address:  


Brewood Chess Circle

The Royal British Legion Club

Shop Lane

Brewood

Staffordshire

ST19 9EB


All members of the club are invited to attend the AGM as well as any parents of a junior member of the club.  


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Brewood Chess Circle makes its move - to the Royal British Legion

Posted on April 10, 2019 at 1:00 AM Comments comments (0)

After many years at St. Mary's (RC) Church Hall in Wharf Lane in Brewood the club committee have decided the time is right to move the chess club to the Royal British Legion in Shop Lane in Brewood.  


In truth the club committee had no choice but to move venue because of the finances of the chess club.  Brewood Chess Circle, like every chess club in the country, doesn't own the building that it plays in, and as such is always going to be subject to external fa...

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Chess social event at The Crown Joule's pub in Codsall

Posted on August 14, 2018 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (8)

Following the successful social chess event held at The Boat Inn pub in Penkridge on Tuesday 17th July Brewood Chess Circle are delighted to announce that we have agreed another venue for another social chess event which this time will be held in Codsall on Tuesday 28th August from 7:30pm-10:30pm this time at The Crown Joule's pub in Codsall. 


If you are reading this article having seen one of the many posters in Codsall than first of all please let me welcome you to t...

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Chess event at The Boat Inn pub in Penkridge

Posted on July 3, 2018 at 9:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Brewood Chess Circle are delighted to announce that we will be holding a one-off social chess event at The Boat Inn pub in Penkridge on Tuesday 17th July from 7:30pm-9:00pm.  If you are reading this article having seen one of the many posters dotted around in Penkridge than please let me welcome you to the website and also to explain a bit more about the event. 


The event is absolutely free to attend and is designed to give people a taster session of chess.  ...

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Brewood Chess Circle 2018 AGM

Posted on April 3, 2018 at 10:45 AM Comments comments (0)

The Brewood Chess Circle 2018 AGM will take place at the club on Tuesday 1st May 2018 at 7:30pm.  The address of the club is: 


Brewood Chess Circle

St. Mary's (RC) Church Hall

Wharf Lane

Brewood

Staffordshire

ST19 9BG


Everyone at the club is invited to attend the AGM. 


The agenda


In order for everyone to know what is likely to be discussed at the AGM here i...

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