Welsh Correspondence Chess Federation

Rydym yn Ffrindiau - Amici Sumus


Russell Sherwood  Sunday, July 30, 2017

to Helen Sherwood on Winning the British Championship Candidates Tournament 2016-2017


An excellent performance with Helen being a full point ahead of 2nd place!

The Universal Soldier?

Russell Sherwood  Sunday, July 30, 2017

New Article

The Specialist

Russell Sherwood  Sunday, July 30, 2017

New Article

Spot the Difference!

Russell Sherwood  Sunday, July 30, 2017

New Article  http://www.welshccf.org.uk/article/258

The British Correspondence Chess Championship

Austin Lockwood  Wednesday, July 12, 2017

The British Correspondence Chess Championship (BCCC) is the premier tournament on the British CC calendar. Running continuously since 1921 and open to all British players, the BCCC has carried ICCF title norms since 2016.

The BCCC caters for players of all levels and consists of a final, a candidates section and a number of reserves sections.

The BCCC is organised jointly by the English Federation for Correspondence Chess (EFCC), the Welsh Correspondence Chess Federation (WCCF) and the Scottish Correspondence Chess Association (ScoCCA).

Further details of the tournament, including the full rules and a list of previous winners, are available on the EFCC website:


Last season’s crosstables can be viewed here:

There is a first prize of £100 and a second prize of £50

To enter, please contact the tournament director, Phill Beckett ([email protected]), with your ICCF ID number; the £10 entry fee can be sent by PayPal through the EFCC website (under “Online Fee Payment” in the left-hand margin) or by cheque (payable to EFCC) to:

Phill Beckett
Brough House
Church Laneham
Notts DN22 0NQ

The closing date for entries is 31st August 2017, the start date will be 1st October 2017.


Hill Street Blues

Russell Sherwood  Sunday, July 9, 2017

Interesting information for Welsh Players

The Great Escape

Russell Sherwood  Saturday, July 8, 2017

New Article

International Master title for John Claridge!

Austin Lockwood  Thursday, July 6, 2017

Congratulations to John, for a final IM norm and the title from a very strong performance in the 7th North Atlantic Team Tournament (Board Four) - an event which Wales are now looking completely in control of.

Season Planning

Russell Sherwood  Saturday, July 1, 2017

New Article


No Bragging Please, We're British!

Russell Sherwood  Wednesday, June 21, 2017

New Article

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