18 Apr 2013
After an exciting year congratulations should go to the following
winners in the 2011-12 season:
Championship Pool: Wood Green Hilsmark 1 | Div 1:
Demotion Pool: Cambridge University 1.
Promotion Pool: AMCA Dragons | Div 2:
Demotion Pool: Barbican Youth.
Winners: e2e4.org.uk 2.
The following teams were
Relegation: Oxford 1, The AD's, Bristol 1 & Anglian Avengers 1.
Promotion: AMCA Dragons, Warwickshire Select, South Wales Dragons &
Relegation: Cambridge University 2, Bradford DCA Knights A, Brown Jack &
FCA Solutions 1.
Promotion: e2e4.org.uk 2, KJCA Kings, North East England & Wessex.
Div 3: Cambridge
University 3 & e2e4.org.uk 4.
J4NCL dates confirmed
The following weekends for the Junior
4NCL 2012/13 season at the Hinckley Island Hotel and Daventry Court
Hotel have been booked;
1. 17th-18th November 2012
2. 19th-20th January 2013
3. 6th-7th April 2013.
And in case you missed them, the dates for the main 4NCL
for 2012/13 are also here.
Yorkshire Teams at 4NCL
10.05.2012 - Here
is another nice report, this time on the fortunes of the
at the final 4NCL weekend - with thanks to Andrew Bak (Bradford DCA).
Fifth Weekend Team Report
Many thanks to John Carleton, Spirit
of Atticus Captain, for providing an
entertaining team report
from the final weekend.
Final Weekend Report
A report from the fifth and final weekend
- with thanks to
09.05.2012 - Final Players Crosstable
(Excel format) and Crosstables after rounds 9-11 (CSV format) are now
available - with thanks to Neville Belinfante.
09.05.2012 - We are grateful to John
Upham (AMCA) for producing an excellent
set of photos during weekend 5 at Hinckley Island.
PGNs Rds 9-11
08.05.2012 - Several are
now available with more to follow soon.
Please allow time, as the task particularly for division 3, is
considerable. A combined set of files for each division including
replays will be created when any errors and/or adjustments have been
08.05.2012 - Some small but important
corrections were needed to the Div 1c & d round 11 results and tables
(three games only). NB. These have now been made.
07.05.2012 - Congratulations to the
following for achieving title norms.
11 Round GM - Richard Palliser (White Rose)
11 Round IM - Sam Franklin (Barbican)
10 Round IM - Michael JR White (Oxford)
Please note there has been an adjustment to
the round 10 pairings; details
grateful to Malcolm Pein and his team at
Chess & Bridge for permission to publish
three articles about the 4NCL which were
published in recent issues of
Download a PGN of annotated games
used in these articles.
Older items for this season can
be found on the News
Whilst we are happy to display entry
forms for forthcoming congresses at the
4NCL weekends, please
any such information to Dave Welch. You
can find Dave's address
For older 2011/12 news items click