Promoting Chess
throughout the district:
  • Banbury
  • Coventry
  • Daventry
  • Kenilworth
  • Leamington
  • Olton
  • Rugby
  • Shirley...
  • Solihull
  • Stratford

Banbury, Coventry, Daventry, Kenilworth, Leamington, Olton, Rugby, Shirley & Wythall, Solihull, Stratford

FIXTURES 2023-2024
TABLES 2023-2024

Welcome to the Leamington & District Chess League (LDCL) Website

The LDCL promotes chess throughout the district; arranges chess competitions between clubs or teams in membership of the League as set out in the League's Constitution


Best Game Contest 2023 -2024

Published on: 13 -06-2024

The best game contest has now concluded with the Winning entry Paul Rowan vs Paul Colburn - Rugby A vs Banbury B, played 23rd October 2023.

Visit the best-game-contest page to see the judged entries and play through the games.


Published on: 13 -06-2024

LDCL AGM will take place at Shirley Chess Club on Thursday 13th June - start time 19.45.

Draft LDCL Agenda 23/24 Season

  1. Apologies
  2. Approval of minutes of the previous meeting
  3. Chairman's report
  4. Prize Giving
  5. Treasurer's report
  6. Fixture Secretaries report/ proposed composition of the League for 24/5
  7. Registration Officer report
  8. Safeguarding report
  9. Webmaster's report

Policy and Proposed Rule Changes

  1. Proposed new policy on not bringing own drinks to venues that have catering
  2. Rule 7 clarification on the criteria for subsequent registrations
  3. Rule 7 K amendment in relation to review of registrations from the Registration Officer's own club
  4. Rule 19 amendment in relation to mobile devices being switched on
  5. Rule 19 new protocol on the procedure to be followed if it is expected that a mobile device is switched on
  6. Rule 24 proposed amendment in relation to the dispute resolution process

The AGM should note that 9 - 13 have the support of the Committee, however a range of Committee views exist in relation to 11.

24/25 Season 

  1. Individual Competitions 24/5
  2. Election of League Officers

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