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

Preston 1  6 - 2  Lytham 2  Wed 11th Mar 2020
Preston board 2 was Sebastian Szydlowski. I agreed with Pat to call him 140 the drop downs
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Poulton 1  5½ - 2½  Poulton 2  Mon 9th Mar 2020
Ben Fearnhead and his Dad Paul had an excellent night winning all their games and making t
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Lytham 2  2½ - 1½  Bispham 1  Thu 5th Mar 2020
I saw 3 of these 4 games but board 3 was already over when I arrived at 7.30 pm! Ron wasn'
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Preston 1  4 - 1  Lytham 1  Wed 4th Mar 2020
Prior to the match Brett e-mailed John Cooper asking for permission to bring his dog. Joh
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