FEBRUARY 24: Chichester/Bognor B beat Portsmouth B 3-2 to strengthen their grip on division two in the Portsmouth League. Match details: Ian Judd .5 Dave Goddard; Steve Smith 1 Ken Sullivan 0 (adj - resigned before resumption); Nick Mansfield .5 Ian Matthew; John Hargreaves 0 Steve Russell 1; Mick Plumb 1 Paul Eyles 0.
FEBRUARY 21: The next phase of the Club Championship is now underway. Tournament controller Jaimie Wilson has drawn up the pairings for the Championship and Challengers groups. Details
FEBRUARY 18: Chichester/Bognor A won their key home fixture against Fareham 3.5-2.5 in a match that went right down to the wire. Steve Smith, Tom Howeson and Rolandas Lukoshius ensured the home side couldn't lose. Andrew and Bill McDougall lost their matches but Jaimie Wilson came through to draw his game.
FEBRUARY 17: The qualifiers for the Club Championship group have been decided - they are Jaimie Wilson, Mick Plumb, Bill Partridge and Mike Spence from Pool A and Jamie Wood, Rob Harrison, John Hargreaves and John Kalber from Pool B. Results
EAST PRESTON CHESS CHALLENGE
Chess players filled the garden of the Seaview Hotel, East Preston, for the annual Bognor and Arun Chess Club chess challenge. The event, part of the village festival, attracted a larger number of visitors than usual this year. Pictured above: last season's challenge. PICTURE GALLERY
PORTSMOUTH LEAGUE RESULTS
Chess training well underway
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SUSSEX CHESS NEWS
THE 2019 edition of Sussex Chess News is now out and can be downloaded here