Happy New Year!

We would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

There are a few chess events coming up over the next couple of months:

Saturday 14th January: NJCA RGS Congress (Enter Online Now!)

Saturday 4th February: EPSCA U11 School Team Zonal Round (see your school chess teacher for more info)

Saturday 18th March: NJCA Dame Allans Congress (Provisional)

Civic Centre Chess Event: 20th November

Just a quick reminder that there is an event taking place this Sunday at the Civic Centre in Newcastle.

This is not an NJCA event but is organised by Malola Prasath who is the junior chess coordinator for Durham.

For more information or to enter this event please contact Malola direct on 07446364665 or [email protected]


Great North Rapidplay & Blitz Chess Congress

Please note this is event is not organised by the NJCA (see www.chessdorm.com for more details)

The first Great North Rapidplay & Blitz Congress is being held at the Lancastrian Suite in Gateshead on the 29th of October.

There will be four sections, the Foundation (U50), Minor (U100), Major (U150) and Open. for more information about the congress. The bar/refreshments will be open from 11am – 3pm. The entry fee for all sections will be £15.

Website issues

We apologise for any issues you may have experienced with the njca website over the last few days.

This was due to a virus attack on the server.

We will be adding functionality to this temporary site over the next few days.

If you have any questions please email [email protected]