JANUARY 17: Chichester/Bognor A defeated Portsmouth A 3.5-2.5 in a close match - making it three wins from three this season. Results: 1. Jaimie Wilson 1/2 T. Bird; 2. Bill McDougall 1/2 D. Goddard; 3. Andrew McDougall 1-0 D. Ross snr; 4. Rolandas Lukoshius 1-0 S. Venables; 5. Steve Smith 1/2 D Ross jnr; 6. Mick Plumb 0-1 W. Bradley.
DECEMBER 13, 2021: Chichester/Bognor B went down 1.5 - 3.5 in their Portsmouth League division two match against Emsworth B, played at Fishbourne. Scores: 1. Dan Hardy Wallace 0 - 1 Peter Dallas; 2. Chris Squires 1/2 Phil Pinto; 3. Tom Howeson 0 - 1 Edward Blanden; 4. Mike Spence 1/2 Mark Davies; 5. Jamie Wood 1/2 Darren Cook.
DECEMBER 10: Jaimie Wilson and Bill Partridge are leading the way in the Club Championship - both being on 9 points. However, Jaimie has a 100% record, while Bill has played four more games. They are followed by Mike Spence, who has 8 points from 12 played. Table
DECEMBER 6: Jaimie Wilson played on top board for the Sussex Open team ... and was last to finish as Sussex went down 10.5-5.5 to a strong Middlesex team. Jaimie eventually lost but he put up a brilliant fight against IM Richard Bates.
NOVEMBER 25: Bognor/Chichester B team continued where they left off before the lockdown with an excellent 3.5-1.5 victory away to Cosham B. Result: M Atkins 0.5 D H Wallace; G Feltham 0-1 C Squires; M Butler 1-0 M Spence;
M Banfield 0-1 M Plumb; J Webb 0-1 J Wood.
NOVEMBER 18: Chichester/Bognor A team made it two wins out of two with their second 4-2 victory of the new campaign - this time away to Emsworth. Results: 1 K Eyles 1-0 J Wilson; 2 P Dallas 0-1 A McDougall; 3 P Pinto 0.5 S Smith; 4 E Blandon 0.5 C Squires; 5 M Davies 0-1 M Plumb; 6 C Brown 0-1 M Spence .
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Michael has a knight to remember
PICTURE: JOHN HARGREAVES
Michael Hemming entertained club members just before Christmas with a 5-board Knight's Tour. Michael was assisted with his presentation by Gleb Lavrovs and Adam Holmes, both pictured, and club champion Jaimie Wilson.
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Bognor's chess players enjoy some of the best chess-playing conditions in the country. Accommodation is within the splendid Bognor Club in Sudley Road. There is ample free on-road parking.
Keith Davies, who was black, thought he was well on the way to victory against Gary Cox in a game he has unearthed from 1997. But Gary thought otherwise!
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