AGM 7 June 2022 and other news

At the club’s recent Annual General Meeting the members decided to: adopt a restructured Constitution, updated to incorporate virtual meetings and regulatory requirements: Constitution and By-Laws; repeat and extend this year’s programme of activities (jncluding the 2022 summer programme) adding, subject to captains being found, additional teams in the Essex and Central London leagues as well as the restoration of teams in the North Circular League (should it be resurrected) and such other internal events at the discretion of the […]

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New dates for your diary

From Fixtures Secretary, Mark Murrell Tue 30 Nov 2021: 2019-20 Finchley Cup Final Wanstead 3 v Chingford 2, at Wanstead, 7:30 pm; Thu 02 Dec 2021: 2019-20 Lawrence Cup Final Wanstead 1 v Wanstead 2, over as many boards as there is interest for, 7:30 pm; Mon 13 Dec 2021: Return friendly fixture Chingford v Wanstead, at the British Legion, Hall Lane, 7:30 pm; Tue 23 Nov 2021: Wanstead Warriors v Chess4all power pawns, a double header G20+10 match at […]

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Matches cancelled

Barnet Elizabethan have withdrawn from the North Circular League. Accordingly, the following outstanding matches are cancelled: NC1 v Barnet, Away, 8 January 2020 NC2 v Barnet, Away, 5 February 2020 Both fixtures are CANCELLED. Link: Planner

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Forthcoming events…

Fixtures Secretary, Mark Murrell, signposts upcoming activities, both in Club and external… It’s a tie at the top of NCCL Division C with NC4 and NC5 in a play-off at the Club on 4th June in as-many-boards-as-we-like decider to become U130 Champions, a first for Wanstead. If you were graded U130 back in July and do not want to play in the Sam Black blitz (below) sign up with Nigel, Rafa or me. 21 of you have played for team […]

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Lawrance Cup retained

Lawrance Cup Final: Barnet E 3½-4½ W&W After last season’s North Circular League and Cup double, there was no repeat on the cards, Barnet having already secured the League Championship. However, the Cup was up for grabs and our opponents in the Final on 8 May were indeed the new League Champions, Barnet Elizabethans at their venue. The usual format for the Cup was two Rapid games at G20+10 against the same opponent. As often happens, this was a match […]

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