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

Rapidplay cup

  • 27/11/18: C Bispham v Lytham 1
  • 28/11/18: A Preston 1 v Poulton 1
  • 29/11/18: B Lytham 2 v Poulton 2
  • D Winner A v Winner B
  • Final Winner D v Winner C

Plate

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

Latest Results

Preston  3½ - 4½  Morecambe  Wed 17th Apr 2019
First to finish was board 1. John brilliantly sacrificed his knight on F7 to launch a deva
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Poulton  4½ - 3½  Lytham  Mon 15th Apr 2019
What a match! Poulton fielded a full strength side except for Peter Garrett,thankfully Be
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Lytham 3  3 - 1  Leyland 1  Thu 11th Apr 2019
John won in the first match against Geoff efficiently and this was followed up shortly aft
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Morecambe  3½ - ½  Bispham 1  Wed 10th Apr 2019
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