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

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Nominated Players for 2019
Preston - playing evenly matched two teams (Rule 17a):

  • For Preston 1, Brett Lund and Martyn Hamer 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 Colin Wilks and Pat Coleman will not be eligible to play for Lytham 4

Rapidplay cup

  • 11/11/19: A Poulton 1 v Lytham 1
  • 12/11/19: B Bispham 1 v Preston 1
  • w/c 9/3/19: C Winner A v Lytham 2
  • w/c 9/3/19: D Winner B v Poulton 2
  • Final Winner C v Winner D


  • E Loser A v Loser C
  • F Loser B v Loser D
  • Final Winner F v Winner E

Latest Results

Morecambe  3 - 2  Preston 2  Thu 16th Jan 2020
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Poulton 2   ½ - 3½  Lytham 2  Mon 13th Jan 2020
A convincing win for Lytham, reflecting their grade advantage on each board. When I fir
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Lytham 3  2½ - 1½  Lytham 4  Thu 9th Jan 2020
Lytham 3 were very fortunate in winning this match. All matches were keenly contested with
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Preston 1  3 - 2  Morecambe  Wed 11th Dec 2019
Brett brought his dog to the game and we hoped and prayed he wouldn’t misbehave or be to
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