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 Woodbines 1-4 Forest Hall E

Posted by Lewis on March 8, 2019

Noel Boulstred ½-½ Stephen Bowey
Bob Heyman 0-1 Rolf Millar
T Jarah ½-½ Jeff Baird
Steven Wilde 0-1 Jeff Bentham
Brian Ord 0-1 Weiming Xu

Monday 4th March 2019

South Shields D 3.5-1.5 Gosforth Woodbines

Posted by Lewis on February 22, 2019

Konst Delidimoudis 1-0 Noel Boustred
Asanga Gunasekera ½-½ Gary Clarke
Stanley Johnson 0-1 Robert Heyman
Jay Steel 1-0 Steven Wilde
Bede Porter 1-0 Jack Erskine-Pereira

Thursday 21st February 2019

Gosforth Woodbines 2-3 Gateshead

Posted by Lewis on February 11, 2019

Noel Boustred ½-½ Kevin Cox
Bob Heyman ½-½ Bill Noble
Steve Wilde ½-½ Peter Wells
Gary Clarke ½-½ Alex Johnson
Brian Ord 0-1 Asa Bayram

Monday 11th February 2019

Morpeth C 0.5-4.5 Gosforth Woodbines

Posted by Lewis on January 24, 2019

David Ramsey 0-1 Noel Boustred
Barrie Crowther 0-1 Bob Heyman
Harry Robinson 0-1 Ted Jarah
David Watson ½-½ Gary Clarke
Stephen Farrelly 0-1 Brian Ord

Wednesday 23rd January 2019

Gosforth Woodbines 2.5-2.5 Leam Lane B

Posted by Lewis on January 7, 2019

Noel Boustred ½-½ Dave Stewardson
Bob Heyman ½-½ Colin McGarty
Gary Clarke ½-½ Clive Biggs
S Wilde 0-1 Joe Miller
Bryan Ord 1-0 Bill Wilkinson

Monday 7th January 2019

South Shields E 2-3 Gosforth Woodbines

Posted by Lewis on November 30, 2018

Eddie Czestochowski 0-1 Noel Boustred
Asanga Gunasekera ½-½ Bob Heyman
Ben Wood ½-½ Gary Clarke
Mike Savin 1-0 Steve Wilde
Cain Connor 0-1 Brian Ord

Thursday 29th November 2018

Alnwick 3.5-1.5 Gosforth Woodbines

Posted by Lewis on November 15, 2018

George Ellams 1-0 Noel Boustrad
Ralph Firth 1-0 Bob Heyman
Paul Castledine ½-½ Gary Clarke
Dave Smith 0-1 Steve Wilde
Vincent Cowley 1-0 Brian Ord

Wednesday 14th November 2018

Gosforth Woodbines 3.5-1.5 Forest Hall F

Posted by Lewis on November 13, 2018

Noel Boustrad ½-½ Jeffrey Bentham
Bob Haywood 1-0 Roy Perrier
Gary Clark 1-0 Ian Towers
Steve Wilde 1-0 Tom Mcallister
Brian Ord 0-1 Morgan French

Monday 12th November 2018

Tynemouth D 2.5-2.5 Gosforth Woodbines

Posted by Lewis on October 17, 2018

Richard Oxnard 0-1 Kurt Moreby
Joe Murray ½-½ Ted Jarah
Phil Jackson ½-½ Bob Heyman
Peter Combellack ½-½ Gary Clarke
Paul Richardson 1-0 Steve Wilde

Tuesday 16th October 2018