Ilford Chess Club is back!

A photograph of white chess pieces on top of a chess board against a black background.
Friday, 22 October, 2021

Ilford Chess Club has re-opened successfully for both children and adults.

The club provides friendly games and match chess on Mondays at 6-7.30pm for children and 7.30-10.30pm for adults. You will also be taught notation and how to use a chess clock to play in tournaments. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

In the first over-the-board match of the new season, Ilford welcomes Southend II on Monday 25 October, 7.30pm in a 6-board match.

Visitors and new members are welcome to come along to sample the atmosphere.

Masks are optional for adults, windows will be open to provide ventilation and hand sanitizer will be provided.

There will also be free tea and coffee.

The club runs at Redbridge Social Centre, located behind 188-190 Beehive Lane, Gants Hill, IG4 5EE.

Email Tom or Jef with any queries.


London Borough of RedbridgeNHS Redbridge Clinical Commissioing GroupCity of LondonLondon CouncilsMayor of LondonSkills Funding Agency  Big Lottery