P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 2 Mar 21:01/00  1/12 CFORY RDIARY  Colossus/Ceefax Under-18 Quickplay Eight regional tournaments, final rounds played on Ceefax; Wales, Scotland, N Ireland, England NE, Ng, Midlands, SE, SW; Details: P W Purland, 63 Croxteth Road, Liverpool L8 3SF Tel: (051) 733-4854 May 13-15 George Simmons Memorial Congress at Scunthorpe Leisure Centre Carlton St, Scunthorpe, S Humberside; Premier u200, Major u160, Minor u125; Entries £9, £8.50N £8 respfctively; BCF affiliated Leigh Grand Prix event; Details Mr R B Hickling, Creel Boarding Kennels, Poplar House, Doncaster Road, Gunness, Scunthorpe $fl: (0724) 782241 Morb
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 2 Mar 21:00/01  2/12  FOR Y R DIARY  Apr 1-4 Surrey Easter Chess ongress Central Library, Sutton, Surrey; Elite Leigh Grand Prix event; Open, Major, Main, Minor, Novice; entries by March 19; Details: Mr F C Manning, 44 Willow Road, Wallington, Surrey Tel: (01) 647M0063 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, juniors £6, 'flsh junior squad £4; Mabor £8, j1niors £5, 'flsh junior squad £3; Entries to Arthur gilliams, Clovelly, Mill Lane, Narberth, Dyfed.  More
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 2 Mar 21:00/00  3/12  FOR Y R DIARY  Mar 27 Coventry One-Day Congress The Main Hall, Coventry Polytechnic; Opfn, u110; Entry £3-£6; 6-round Swiss, 30 hhnutes per playdr per gale; Details M J Johnson, 11 Hermitage Way, KeFhlworth CV8 2Dk K Mar 27 Herts Quickplay Congress Hitchin Boys' School, Grammar School Walk, Hitchin; Open, p026, q125, u90' novices, intdrmddiate s16, junior u11; hvd-round Swisses, 40-minutes per player per c—ld; Details: J G Jones, 9 Lancaster Avenue, Hitchin SG5 1P@ Tel: (0462)-54171  Mord
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 2 Mar 21:01/00  4/12  FOR Y R DIARY  May 21-23 Cest of England Chess Union Southampton University Students Union, 'fst Common Room; British Championship qualifier; Details L Walters, 134 Park Road, Chandlers Ford SO5 1HQ $fl: Southampton 234083 Mar 25-27 Manweb Cheshire Centenary at Manweb, Sealand Road, Chester; Open, Mafor, Minor, Veterans, No6Hces; £1,800 prize fund inclqding colour tv, washing mac(hne and other goods; Details: hchard A Furness, 9 Cranwell Avenue, Culcheth, Cheshire WA3 4JX fl: (092576) 2654  More
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 2 Mar 21:00/12  5/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  Apr 15-17 13th Nottinghamshire Congress County Hall, West Bridgford, Nottingham Entry forms and inquiries to: Mrs J Lazonby, 7 Westerham Road, Ruddington, Notts NG11 6DP Tel: (0602) 213889 Mar 20 Perg—lnn Chess London League Centenary T—e Barbican, 1200-1900, GM simuls, speed tournaments, 1,000 board North London v South London match; Details Pergamon Chess, Sutton Coldfield B33 5AZ Tel: (021) 354 2536 More
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 2 Mar 21:01/14  6/12  FOR YO R DIARY  Apr 30-May 2 Remploy North of England 7th Calderdale Congress North Bridge Leisurf Centre, Halifax; Open, Mafor, Intdrmediate, Minor, Junior; Entry £12-£5; Leigh Grand Prix, more than £6,000 in prizes, £700 top prize in Opfn, Details from Mrs C Thomas, 22 Windsor Rd, Hebddn Bridge, dst Yorkshire HX7 8LF Telephone: (0422) 844711 Apr 10 3rd Warrington Quickplay Winwick Hospital Recreational Hall, Warrington; Two six-round Swiss events 30-minutds per game; Prize fund £400+; Entry £5, buFHors OAPs £4; Details: Keith Brown, 71 Lakeside Close, Widnes +A8 8RQ $fl: (051) 424 0021  More
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 2 Mar 21:02/10  7/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  Mar 12-13 London University Quickplay London Univfrsity, Malet St, London W1; 11-round Swiss, Open, Mafor, Minor; Prize fund £1,000+; Details Tony Gaffney, 59 Reighton Rd, London E5 8SQ; Tel: (01) 806-6518 Mar 11-13 Blackpool Chess Conference Open, u170, u140, u115, u90; Prize f4nd £2,500+; Entry fee £15-£8; Details: G M Jones, 27 Clarkf St, Leigh GN7 4HU; Tel: (0942)-604262 Apr 9-10 South Herts Congress St Albans School, Abbdy Gatewax; St Albans; Open, u160, u130, five-round Swiss; Leigh Grand Prix; Details: Gwyn Havard, 12 Corder Close, St Albans Herts AL3 4NH; dl: (0727) 69382 (enclose saf) Prize fund £1,100
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 2 Mar 21:03/06  8/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  Mar 25-Mar 27 Save & Prosper Edinburgh Chess Congress Stewart's Melville College, Queensferry Rd, Edinburgh. Ten events including the Save & Prosper Premier. Mar 29-Apr 6 Save & Prosper Edinburgh International Fettes College, Carrington Road, EdinburghN Details: Lynne Morrison, 44 Stewart Clark Ave, South Queensferry, West Lothian, EH30 9QH Tel: (031) 331 1190 Apr 30-May 2 East Anglian Chess Union Corn Exchange, Bury St Edmunds, Six-round Swiss, Open, u160, u120, Leigh Grand Prix; British Championship qualifying event; Congress secretary Roy Adams, 31 Horsecroft Road, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 2DS  More
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 2 Mar 21:03/00  9/12  FOR YODR DIARY  Mar 12 Alder Valley Under-11 Tournament Newport County Junior School, Aldershot Hants; s11, u10, u9, u8; entry £2; Details: J Merret, Newport County Junior School, Newport Rd, Aldfrshot, Hants GU12 4PW Tel: Aldershot 23151 July 23-24 Barclays Bank Open Lightning Team of 4 and individual championships, Petersfield School, Hants; Details: L T galker, 3 Rowley Drive, Botley, Hants SO3 2SN $fl: (04892) 6528 Mar 6 10th City Chess Open Quickplay Highbury Fields School, Highbury Hill, London N5; 1000-1800, first prize £100; entry £6, jnrs £4; Details George Goodwin, 7 Ferncroft Ave, London N12 OLN Tel: (01) 368 7701  Morb
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 2 Mar 21:00/11  10/12  FOR YOUR DIARY  Mar 19 Hendon Chess Club 2nd Open Quickplay Edgware Parish Hall, Rectory Lane, Edgware; Six-round Swiss, 1000- 1930, entry £6 fnrs £4; Opfn to all players below 146; Details Mi3f Small, 37 West Way, Edgware, London HA8 9LA Tel: (01) 958 6505 (eveNhngs) Apr 1-3 Yorkshire Open Championships The Royal Baths Assembly Rooms, Harrogate; Open, Maf u161, Jnr u101 and age 15, teams of four; entries by March 23; Details: Michael Thomas, 8 Rossftt Holt Close, Harrogate HG2 9AD Tel: (0423) 60313  More
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 2 Mar 21:01/14  11/12  FOR Y $R DIARY  Apr 1-4 Welsh Chess Chadpionship Pontllanfraith Leisure Centre, Blackwood, Gwent; Championship, Mafor, Minor; Entries £10-£4; Details from Glyn Smith JP, 3 Cherry Trees, Markham, Blackwood, Gwent NP2 OQg Tel: (0495) 224213 Apr 24 11th City Chess Opfn Quickplay Highbury Fields School, Highbury Hill, London N5; Six-round Swiss, first prize £100, entries £6 jnrs £4; Details from George Goodwin, 7 Ferncroft Avenue London N12 OLN Tel: (01) 368 7701 Next City Chfss Grand Prix event May 15  More
P269 CEEFAX 269 Wed 2 Mar 21:00/38  12/12  FOR Y $R DIARY  May 2 Chesterfield May Day Congress Winding Wheel, 12 Holywell Street, Chesterfield; 1030-1800, £200 prize fund, Open, Minor u120; Entry £1-£3, rebate for UB40; 5-round Swiss, 30 minutes on each clock; Details from Peter South, 51 Peveril Rd, Tibshelf, Derbyshire DE5 5LR Tel: (0773) 872720 May 1 McMullens One-day Congress Red Lion Hotel, Hatfield, Herts; Open, u131, u121; Details from: C Jackson, 9 Lane End, Hatfield, Herts Tel: Hatfield 60061  More