Online Chess


Monday 25/5

Gosforth Juniors  (Must be U18) 16:30 – 18:00. 10 minute no increments. Password required – mail

Gosforth Adults. 19:29 – 22:00. 15 minute no increments. You need to be a Lichess Gosforth Club Member for this. If you are not then please go to  and join

Darlington.  19:30 – 22:00. 6 round 10 minute no increments Swiss. Need to join Darlington Online Club at

Tuesday 26/5

Tynemouth. 19:30 – 21:30. 7 round Swiss. 5 min + 3 sec Need to join Tynemouth Online Club at

Wednesday 27/5

Morpeth. 19:15 –21:15.  Need to join Morpeth Online Club at Arena format

Thursday 28/5

Darlington.  7 round 5 minute + 3 sec increments Swiss. Need to join Darlington online Club  – instructions above (Monday)

South Shields. 19:00 – 20:30. 15 minute + 0 increments Arena. Need to join South Shields online Club at

Friday 29/5

Forest Hall Junior (Must be U18) Blitz Arena, 1800 – 19:00  5 minute with 3 second increments. To join Forest Hall Juniors online please go to

Forest Hall Friday Arena, 19:30pm – 21:30. 10 minute with 5 second increments. And to join Forest Hall adults go to

Saturday 30/5

Team Battle 19:30 – 21:30 10 minute 5 second increments. Currently Forest Hall, Morpeth, South Shields and Tynemouth compete. To take part register with one of these teams on lichess.


James Moreby’s online stream. Go here and click on the ‘Turn on Notifications’ button. You will then get alerted when any activity is scheduled. Current plans include British Invitation U21 Blitz, Moreby v Han Blitz Challenge – a RGS Bursary fundraiser and great initiative by our leading young players.

ChessBase. Go to the Home Page for lots of current and historical chess articles.