The Northumberland Chess League is the premier local chess competition for players in Newcastle, Northumberland and Tyneside. In 2018-19 the league has 30 teams of five, representing twelve clubs, with over 150 players regularly taking part. Our season runs from October to April, but new players may join in at any point. For more information on getting involved please see our Clubs page, or email

To see your favourite team's results, click on the filter below with the team you want to see results from. The page you're looking at now displays the results for all teams in the order they were submitted - so the most recent result will be immediately below this notice.

Forest Hall A 3.5-1.5 Tynemouth A

Posted by Lewis on January 12, 2019

Tim Wall 1-0 David Henderson
Yichen Han 1-0 Darren Laws
Caveh Madjdpour ½-½ John Clarke
Max Turner 1-0 Gary Cornwall
Zheming Zhang 0-1 Paul Edwards

Friday 11th January 2019

Forest Hall A 3.5-1.5 Jesmond Knights

Posted by Lewis on November 17, 2018

Tim Wall ½-½ Edward Dodds
Caveh Madjdpour 1-0 Andy Trevelyan
Zheming Zhang 0-1 John Turnock
Max Turner 1-0 Rob Archer
Stuart Skelsey 1-0 Toby James

Friday 16th November 2018

Gosforth Empire 2.5-2.5 Forest Hall A

Posted by Lewis on October 30, 2018

Andrew Lawson ½-½ Tim Wall
James Moreby ½-½ Yichen Han
Ray Devenney 0-1 Caveh Madjd-Pour
Mike McBeth ½-½ Zheming Zhang
Mick Riding 1-0 John Wall Jr

Monday 29th October 2018

Forest Hall A 4.5-0.5 Forest Hall B

Posted by Lewis on October 14, 2018

Tim Wall 1-0 Chris Goodall
Yichen Han ½-½ Mark Younger
Max Turner 1-0 Ravi Wariyar
Zheming Zhang 1-0 Mike Smith
John Wall Jr 1-0 Mark Broughton

Friday 12th October 2018