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Website Updates

As discussed at the AGM, the website includes a number of updates for the 2018-19 season. A new Documents area on the website contains a range of useful information: The latest BACL Rules The league’s…


BACL Annnual General Meeting – 9th July 2018

The date, time and venue for the AGM have been set: When: Monday 9 July 2018 at 7:30pm Where: Moreton Hall Community Centre (the Bury venue, post code IP32 7EW) The agenda and papers will be…


EACU Congress 2018

Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd June 2018 King Edward VII Memorial Hall High Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8JP Full details are available on the entry form Five-Round Swiss Tournament with three sections The FIDE-Rated Open…


BACL Website Now Using January Grades

Users of the BACL website should note that things have been updated to reflect the recently released January grades. Where available, the Summer Grade will be shown in brackets. If you find parts of the…


EACU Team Championships 2018

Date: Sunday  25th February 2018  (Round 1 begins at 10:00 am) Venue: Moreton Hall Community Centre, Symonds Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP32 7EE  (The Bury St Edmunds Chess Club venue) 4 sections: Open, Team 600, Team…


BACL Rapidplay Cancelled (Sorry)

Those of you who read the BACL Handbook closely will have noticed that the BACL Rapidplay had been scheduled for Sunday 7 January 2018. Unfortunately this date clashed with county fixtures. Despite best efforts we’ve…


Website Update

Welcome to the 2017-18 Season. Over the summer I’ve introduced a few changes to the website, each of which affects captains: Password Reset To improve security, I’ve upgraded the encryption we use when storing your…


BACL Annnual General Meeting – 19th July 2017

The date, time and venue for the AGM have been set: When: Wednesday 19 July 2017 at 7:30pm Where: Moreton Hall Community Centre (the Bury venue, post code IP32 7EW) The agenda and papers will be…


BACL Rapidplay 2017

Date: Saturday 25 March 2017 (Round 1 begins at 2:15 pm) Venue: St. Augustine’s Church Hall, Richmond Road, CB4 3PS (Cambridge City Chess club venue) There is no entry form. Entries can be taken on the…


EACU Team Championships 2017

Date: Sunday  9th April  2017  (Round 1 begins at 10:00 am) Venue: Moreton Hall Community Centre, Symonds Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP32 7EE  (The Bury St Edmunds Chess Club venue) 4 sections: Open, Team 600, Team 500…