Horfield B cling to 2nd place in Division 1 with cool victory over South Bristol (29/03/18)

A pretty tactic on Board 6 won the match for Horfield B.  Black to play and win. Our penultimate match and somehow we were on for 2nd place on Easter weekend if we managed a point - with the skipper away we stuck to our mantra of 'hold them on the top boards, beat them …

Horfield A win first League Championship in 17 years! (27/03/18)

While the eyes of the chess world were on the final day of the Candidates’ tournament (well done Fabiano Caruana!) the Horfield A team faced our own battle – could we get the point we needed at Downend to secure our first League Division 1 title for 17 years? The first challenge was to put …