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Colin Truelove Wins TMLC 2017

With only one game remaining in the Premier Division Colin Truelove has an unassailable lead and is crowned 'Tom Morris Champion of Natcor 2017'. Colin wins a year's free membership, a certificate and the undying admiration of us all. Congratulations, Colin! Full details can be seen here.

New Style Annual Championship Tournament (TMLC) Now Open For Entries

The tournament to decide our Club League Champion for the year 2018 will begin soon. The closing date for entries is 25th November so if you are not already registered please let the incoming TMLC Controller, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.have your details as soon as possible. This time there is a new format: a maximum of 7 players per division, each playing one game against each other player in the same division. This means an absolute maximum of 6 games and possibly fewer in lower divisions as numbers allow. Each division winner will receive a certificate and our Champion will also win a year's free membership and the undying admiration of us all. Please give this prestigious event your support and enter now!
(Please note that this tournament is open to UK residents only.)

Chess Strategy for Club Players by H. Grooten 2017

A review of this book, described by the author as 'the road to positional advantage, by Dr. Adam Spencer, our resident book reviewer is now available via our Clubhouse menu: http://www.natcor.org.uk/index.php/book-review. Why not have a look at this and other interesting reviews which have appeared in our regular magazine 'En Passant'?

 Friendlies Section Closed

Owing to lack of interest and insufficient staff to manage it we regretfully announce that our 'Friendlies' section is no longer available. We simply do not have enough volunteers to keep all of our offerings running and so casualties are inevitable.

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