The aim of the League is to promote chess activities and competitions. It extends from Morecambe in the north to Leyland in the south and encompasses players of varied abilities and ages. If you would like more information about the league contact the league secretary

The League Rules are here: https://ecflms.org.uk/lms/node/36296
Nominated Players for 2018
Preston - playing evenly matched two teams (Rule 17a):

  • For Preston 1, Brett Lund and Malcolm Peacock will not be eligible to play for Preston 2
  • For Preston 2, Peter Jowett and Conor Reaney will not be eligible to play for Preston 1

Lytham 3 and 4 playing in order of strength (Rule 17b):

  • For Lytham 3 Bob Tinton and Ray Pomeroy will not be eligible to play for Lytham 4

Poulton 2 and 3 playing in order of strength (Rule 17b):

  • For Poulton 2 Simon Rogers and Ben Fearnhead will not be eligible to play for Poulton 3

Latest Results

Poulton 2  2½ - 1½  Lytham 4  Mon 10th Dec 2018
Keith overlooked a bishop en prise, so Ken, having swapped queens, was able to put pressur
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Lytham 1  3 - 2  Preston 1  Thu 6th Dec 2018
Incrediblly close match between last year's joint champions. Bd5 finished first with a fa
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Leyland 1   ½ - 3½  Poulton 2  Tue 20th Nov 2018
Leyland's first home match in the Blackpool and Fylde league. We were expecting the top te
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Bispham 1  4 - 4  Lytham 1  Tue 27th Nov 2018
All very close matches and an enjoyable evening
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