P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 3 Feb 21:11/07  1/9  FOR YO$R DIARY  Colossus/Ceefax Under-18 Quickplay Eight regional tournaments, final rounds played on Ceefax; Wales, Scotland, N Ireland, England NE, Nk, Midlands, SE, SW; Entry fee £1 Details: P g Purland, 63 Croxteth Road, Liverpool L8 3SF Tel: (051) 733M4854 Feb 12-14 Rolls-Royce Weekend Congress Works Canteen, RollsM2oyce Motors, Pyms Lane, Crewe; 5-round Swiss; Open, Minor, Junior, Entry fee £2-£3; Details from R J Edwards, 490 Chell Heath Rd, Chell Heath, Stoke-on-Trent ST6 6QD Phone (0782) 818560 More
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 3 Feb 21:03/42  2/9  FOR YOUR DIARY  Feb 5-7 Portsmouth Chess Congress The Grove Club, Marsden  Paulsgrove, Portsmouth; Opfn, Major, Minor, Beginners; Entry £6-£13; Details: P McEvoy, 77 Lime Gro6b, Paulsgrove, Portsmouth PO6 4DQ; (fl: (0705) 388341 Mar 4-6 Dyfed Association Congress Cliff Hotel, Gwbert-on-Sea, Cardigan, Five-round Swiss Open, Mafor; Leigh Grand Prix event, prize fund £600; Entry: Open £10, funiors £6, gflsh junior squad £4; Major £8, juniors £5, 'flsh junior squad £3; Entries to Arthur gilliams, Clovelly, Mill Lane, Narberth, Dyfed.  Morb
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 3 Feb 21:00/10  3/9  FOR YOUR DIARY  Feb 26-28 ARC Young Masters' Congress Uppingham Community College, London Rd, Uppingham, Rutland, Leics LE15 9TJ; ARC Young Masters, u-21 Open; u16, u-14, u-12, u-10; Entry fee Opfn £6, other events £5; Entries to P Barton, The Old School House, 27 The Street, South Luffenham, Oakham, Rutland, Leicestershire LE11 8NX Tel: Stamford (0780) 721527 Mar 27 Covdntry One-Day Congress The Main Hall, Coventry Polytechnic; Open, u110; Entry £3-£6; 6-round Swiss, 30 minutes pfr player per game; Details M J Johnson, 11 Hermitage Way, KeNhlworth CV8 2Dg Tel: Kenilworth 55467 More
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 3 Feb 21:00/31  4/9  FOR YOUR DIARY  Mar 27 Coventry & District League One- Day Congress at Coventry Polytdchnic; Opdn, u110; first prize of £100 & £60; 6-round Swiss; 30-minutes per pla9fr per gameN Details: Mike Johnson, 11 Hermitage Way, Kenilworth, Warwicks, CF8 2DW; $fl: Kenhlworth 55468 Mar 25-27 Manweb Cheshire Centenary at Manweb, Sealand Road, Chester; Open, Mafor, Minor, Veterans, Novices; £1,800 prize fund including colour tv, washing machine and other goods; Details: Richard A Furness, 9 Cranwell Avenuf, Culcheth, Cheshire WA3 4JX $fl: (092576) 2654  Mord
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 3 Feb 21:04/00  5  FOR Y R DIARY  Feb 6 East Ham Chess Club Open One-Day Quickplay West Ham Town Hall, Stratford Broadway London E15; £80 top prize; entry £5.50-£8; Details John Sargent 903 Longbridge Rd, Dagenham, Essex RM8 2BU $fl: 01-595 1881 Feb 13-14 Barclays Bank Open Junior Hants Chess Association, Cantdll School Violet Rd, Southampton; u16, u14, u12, u8; Details: L Walker, 3 Rowley Drivf, Botley, Hants; Phone: (04892) 6528 Feb 26-28 Liverpool Spring Congress u176, u141, u111; entry £8; prize fund £600+; Details: J M Harrison, 24 Glenwood Drive, Irby, Wirral, Tel: (051) 648-1390  Mor—
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 3 Feb 21:01/21  6  FOR YODR DIARY  Apr 30-May 2 Remploy North of England 7th Calderdale Congress North Bridge Leisure Centre, Halifax; Opfn, Mafor, Intermediate, Minor, Junior; Entry £12-£5; Leigh Grand Prix, more than £6,000 in prizes, £700 top prize in Opdn, Details from Mrs C T—omas, 22 Windsor Rd, Hebddn Bridge, West Yorkshire HX7 8LF Telephone: (0422) 844711 Feb 21 Letchworth Confederation Life One-Day Congress Plinston, Hall, Broadway, Letchworth, Herts; Open, u160, u125, novices, juniors; prize fund £500+, entry £2-£6; Details: TBPR Hitchin, Herts, Tel: (0462) 59873  Mord
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 3 Feb 21:01/40  7  FOR YOUR DIARY  Mar 12-13 London University Quickplay London Univdrsity, Malet St, London W1; 11-round Swiss, Open, Mabor, Minor; Prize fund £1,000+; Details Ton8 Gaffney, 59 Reighton Rd, London E5 8SQ; Tel: (01) 806-6518 Mar 11-13 Blackpool Chess Conference Open, u170, q140, u115, u90; Prize fund £2,500+; Entry fee £15-£8; Details: G M Jones, 27 Clarke St, Leigh WN7 4HU; Tel: (0942)-604262 Feb 14 City Chess Open Quickplay Highbury Fields School, London N5; Six-round Swiss; Top prize £100, entry £6; Details: George Goodwin, 7 Ferncroft Ave, London N12 OLN; Tel: (01) 368-7701 Morb
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 3 Feb 21:00/11  8/9  FOR YOUR DIARY  Apr 9-10 South Herts Congress St Albans School, Abbdygate Gay; St Albans; Opfn, u160, u130, five-ro0nd Swiss; Leigh Grand Prix; Details: Gwyn Howard, 12 Corder Close, St Albans Herts AL3 4NH; dl: 0727) 69382 (enclose sad) Apr 29-May 2 East Anglian Chess Union Corn Exchange, Bury St Edmnunds, Six-round Swiss, Open, u160, u120, Leigh Grand Prix; Congrdss secretary Roy Adams, 31 Horsecroft Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolc IP33 2DS fl: (0284) 754189  Mord
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 3 Feb 21:00/30  9/9  FOR YOUR DIARY  Mar 12 Aldfr Valley Undfr-11 Tourn!ldnt Newport County Junior School, Aldershot Hants; s11, u10, u9, u8; entry £2; Details: J Merret, Newport County Junior School, Newport Rd, Alddrshot, Hants GU12 4PW Tel: Aldershot 23151 July 23-24 Braclays Bank Open Light.hng Team of 4 and individual championships, Petersfield School, Hants; Details: L D Gal£—p, 3 Rowley Drive, Botley, Hants SO3 2SN $fl: (04892) 6528  Mord