Welcome!

We are a thriving, friendly and successful chess club in North-West London.

For the 2021–22 season, we have moved to a new venue at The Holly Bush in Hampstead, and we are looking forward to an exciting programme of both over-the-board and online chess events. Details will follow in due course!

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Forthcoming events in Sep/Oct

25 September, 2021

We’re pleased to announce that our FIDE-rated in-person blitz tournaments are back, run by legendary organiser Adam Raoof!

The first will be on Thursday 14th October: 6 rounds of 10-minute blitz, starting at 7:30pm at our new venue (The Holly Bush, 22 Holly Mount, Hampstead, London NW3 6SG). Click here to enter.

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First club night at the Holly Bush!

19 September, 2021

We’re delighted to let everyone know that our first in-person club night since March 2020 will take place this Thursday, 23rd September, from 7:30pm to 10pm at our new venue, the Holly Bush (22 Hollymount, Hampstead, London NW3 6SG – map).

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We are moving!

7 September, 2021

We are delighted to announce that we have a new venue for the 2021–22 season, namely The Holly Bush, 22 Holly Mount, Hampstead, London NW3 6SG (map)!

This historic pub is two minutes' walk from Hampstead Station. We will be meeting in the Romney Room.

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