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 1  1½ - 3½  Preston 2  Mon 18th Feb 2019
A great result for Preston 2 leaving the league wide open. First result in was a well pre
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Poulton 3  1½ - 2½  Poulton 2  Mon 11th Feb 2019
As expected, this was a closely fought match between two evenly matched sets of players. F
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Preston 2  3½ - 1½  Lytham 1  Wed 6th Feb 2019
Preston 2 bounced back from a heavy defeat at the hands of Preston 1 to claim a surprise v
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Lytham 2  2 - 2  Preston 3  Thu 31st Jan 2019
Dave Aspinall had the better of an ending with two knights and an even number of pawns eac
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