Welcome to Lancashire Junior Chess, where you will find all the news relating to Junior Chess in Lancashire.
U9 and U11 Squads
The EPSCA Under-9 and Under-11 squads have been sent their invites for the ESPCA Zonals taking place on March 10th and March 17th. Details here.
Junior Chess Congress
The next junior congress will be in Darwen on Saturday xx April. Details here (TBA).
Junior Chess Coaching
Are you looking for coaching from an accredited ECF Chess Coach? If so, then coaching slots are available. Please complete the coaching enquiry form for more details.
Each month, a set of mating positions will be published for you to solve. This month, we will start with some easy one’s, they are all checkmate in one. How hard can that be? All the following are check mate in one, these should be easy to spot. The key is to look at each …
This example is a checkmate in 4 for White, and involves the Queen and Bishop working together. Can you spot the checkmate? If not, then do not worry. Let us try and break it down.
Look at the following games, all of the games show a checkmate by the Queen. Look at the patterns, can you see why they are checkmate?
This is the Junior Section subsite of the Lancashire Chess Association’s official website.
Our aim is to promote the game of chess throughout the county of Lancashire. This site provides information about junior chess within the county and gives details about Lancashire Chess junior events and news.