Congresses/Tournaments















Details of local congresses and tournaments will appear here as they become available. 

In addition to any events listed below, the County organise and run the annual Staffordshire Congress. Cheddleton Chess Club organise the annual Leek Congress and the Leek Rapidplay Congress.

This year's County Congress was held at St Edward's Academy in Leek over the weekend of 16th/17th September. Please click here to view the results.

The ECF also maintain a comprehensive calendar of congresses and other events throughout the country. You can click here to view it.

Keith Arkell won the Open Section of the MCCU Congress with a score of 4.5/5.
Graham Ashcroft of Preston won the Major Section with a score of 4.5/5.
Chris Fraser of West Bridgford won the Minor Section with a perfect 5/5.
Click on the links to view the full scores.


The Crewe Congress is being held over the weekend of 13th/15th October. Click here for full details and an entry form.