Hastings Chess – next move

May 16, 2019 Webblie 0

At this time of year, the organisers of Hastings International Chess Congress are usually busy preparing the entry form for the annual event which starts at the end of December. To enable this, a new lead sponsor is needed to replace the Tradewise Insurance Company, […]

Hastings accommodation

December 29, 2012 Pam 0

If you are looking for accommodation during the Congress, we know of a studio with double room and kitchen,  and also a double room for single occupancy at £35 incl. breakfast. For further information telephone 01424 425645. Further rooms at special chess rates at the […]

Dates – the 88th Hastings International Congress

December 14, 2012 Pam 0

THE 88TH HASTINGS INTERNATIONAL CHESS CONGRESS will take place at Horntye Park Sports Complex from 28th December 2012 to 6th January 2013 thanks to the continuing support of Hastings Borough Council. Despite severe budget cuts, Hastings Borough Council has generously agreed to sponsor the International […]

Final round report – from Stewart Reuben

January 6, 2012 Webblie 0

The last round of any Swiss is always somewhat artificial, but here there were few bloodless draws. Instead we had the unusual statistic of several Bf5 Caro Kan games on the top boards. But White went down different routes in each case. Sundar Shyam (6½) […]

Round Eight report – from Stewart Reuben

January 5, 2012 Webblie 0

With an event being played over the New Year it is hardly surprising that there are always a few withdrawals. This year there have only been about 5, possibly due to the very mild weather. Most of the top games were wins. This contrasts sharply […]

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