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.

Gosforth Ivy 2.5-2.5 Forest Hall C

Posted by Lewis on March 12, 2019

David Stebbings ½-½ Stuart Skelsey
Paul Costello 1-0 Johnny Wall (Jnr)
Jack Erskine-Pereira 0-1 Ciaran Macdonald
Steve Wilde 1-0 Paul Charlton
Joe Chan 0-1 John Wall (Snr)

Tuesday 12th March 2019

Forest Hall C 3-2 Tynemouth B

Posted by Lewis on March 2, 2019

Ravi Wariyar 1-0 Keith Rockett
Johnny Wall (Jnr) ½-½ Dave Jarema
Ciaran Macdonald ½-½ Steve Burnell
Paul Charlton ½-½ Dave Hair
John Wall (Snr) ½-½ Dennis White

Friday 1st March 2019

South Shields C 2-3 Forest Hall C

Posted by Lewis on February 14, 2019

Colin Campbell 0-1 Stuart Skelsey
Gary Hunter ½-½ Johnny Wall Jnr
Mike Savin 1-0 Ciaran Macdonald
Ben Wood ½-½ Paul Charlton
Jay Steel 0-1 John Wall Snr

Thursday 14th February 2019

Forest Hall C 5-0 Newcastle University

Posted by Lewis on February 2, 2019

Stuart Skelsey 1-0 Jeremy Revell
Johnny Wall Jnr 1-0 Maxim Misevra
Ciaran Macdonald 1-0 Hanif Zaman
Paul Charlton 1-0 Mez Benmaamar
John Wall Snr 1-0 Craig Lacey

Friday 1st February 2019

Tynedale 3.5-1.5 Forest Hall C

Posted by Lewis on January 18, 2019

Derek Harris 0-1 Stuart Skelsey
Tim Wrigley 1-0 John Wall Jnr
James Ross 1-0 Ciaran McDonald
Ian Mackay ½-½ Paul Charlton
Peter Crichton 1-0 John Wall Snr

Thursday 17th January 2019

Forest Hall C 2-3 South Shields B

Posted by Lewis on December 7, 2018

Stuart Skelsey ½-½ Brian Towers
Johnny Wall Jnr ½-½ Kevin Rowden
Paul Charlton 0-1 Chris Sayers
John Wall Snr 0-1 Ben Wood
Ciaran Macdonald 1-0 Jay Steel

Friday 7th December 2018

Tynemouth C 2.5-2.5 Forest Hall C

Posted by Lewis on November 21, 2018

Gary Cornwall 1-0 Johnny Wall Jnr
Alex McFarlane 0-1 Stuart Skelsey
John Morton ½-½ Paul Charlton
Lewis Self ½-½ John Wall Snr
Joe Murray ½-½ Ciaran Macdonald

Tuesday 20th November 2018

Forest Hall C 3.5-1.5 Gosforth Salters

Posted by Lewis on November 9, 2018

Stuart Skelsey 1-0 Ray Devenney
John Wall Jnr 1-0 Denise Mosse
Paul Charlton 1-0 Alistair Ridley
John Wall Snr ½-½ Dave Baynes
Ciaran Macdonald 0-1 Martin Beardsley

Friday 9th November 2018

Forest Hall C 4-1 Forest Hall D

Posted by Lewis on October 26, 2018

Johnny Wall Jnr 0-1 Mark Broughton
Stuart Skelsey 1-0 Ian Rook
Paul Charlton 1-0 Mehdi Mazarei
John Wall Snr 1-0 Jamie McIntosh
Alexander Brodie 1-0 Ryan Duff

Friday 26th October 2018