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by Ronnie Burton
Wed Jul 08, 2020 11:16 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: www.chessgames.com
Replies: 39
Views: 2731

Re: www.chessgames.com

PLease try as well and hopefully you can login as well
by Ronnie Burton
Wed Jul 08, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: www.chessgames.com
Replies: 39
Views: 2731

Re: www.chessgames.com

After 3 weeks I have managed to login at last.
by Ronnie Burton
Mon Jun 22, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: www.chessgames.com
Replies: 39
Views: 2731

Re: www.chessgames.com

Still not working for me
by Ronnie Burton
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: www.chessgames.com
Replies: 39
Views: 2731

Re: www.chessgames.com

Thanks John
by Ronnie Burton
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: www.chessgames.com
Replies: 39
Views: 2731

www.chessgames.com

Have been a member on chessgames for over 10 years but since last Friday the site is unavailable. Anyone know why ??
by Ronnie Burton
Mon May 25, 2020 5:55 pm
Forum: Event Cancellations
Topic: Event Cancellation
Replies: 50
Views: 5132

Re: Event Cancellation

2020 DCCA “Paignton” Congress: CANCELLED In light of the ongoing uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, and the need for stringent social distancing measures to keep the community safe, the organisers of the DCCA “Paignton” Congress have decided – after considerable discussion – to formally CANCEL this y...
by Ronnie Burton
Thu May 14, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: Event Cancellations
Topic: Event Cancellation
Replies: 50
Views: 5132

Re: Event Cancellation

Dear Chess Player I am sad to inform you that as organisers of the Torbay Chess Congress we have decided to cancel the 2020 Congress because of the ongoing implications of the Coronavirus pandemic. It is in the nature of chess congresses that any form of “social distancing” will be impossible, and r...
by Ronnie Burton
Wed May 13, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: Event Cancellations
Topic: Event Cancellation
Replies: 50
Views: 5132

Re: Event Cancellation

Due to the Covid 19 virus the Guernsey Chess Federation very much regrets to confirm the cancellation of the 46th Guernsey International Chess Festival. We very much hope that all our chess friends will understand that in making this decision we consider the safety of players to be of paramount impo...
by Ronnie Burton
Tue May 12, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: Chess History
Topic: Bobby Fischer on BBC 2 Friday 15th May 2020
Replies: 43
Views: 1730

Bobby Fischer on BBC 2 Friday 15th May 2020

From my friend John Bass All, If you've nothing better to do on Friday night (and who has these days), you might want to watch 'Pawn Sacrifice' on BBC2 at 11:20pm, which apparently, is a dramatization of Bobby Fischer's chess career including the 1972 match versus Spassky. How accurate it is I have ...
by Ronnie Burton
Mon Aug 20, 2018 4:26 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Alan Fraser?
Replies: 16
Views: 3501

Re: Alan Fraser?

Alan has entered two tournaments at Torquay (Paignton) - 1st Week of September
by Ronnie Burton
Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Alan Fraser?
Replies: 16
Views: 3501

Re: Alan Fraser?

Looking at Torquay/Paignton entries for Sept Alan has entered two tournaments . Glad to see his return to playing chess again
by Ronnie Burton
Thu May 03, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Alan Fraser?
Replies: 16
Views: 3501

Re: Alan Fraser?

Hope to see Alan in September at Torquay (Paignton) Congress.
by Ronnie Burton
Thu Apr 26, 2018 9:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Alan Fraser?
Replies: 16
Views: 3501

Re: Alan Fraser?

Alan was due hip operation in Feb /March so I imagine if this happened he will be back at the chess board May / June. He was in a lot of pain hence non playing chess before operation. When fully fit plays over 300 games a season which is amazing for someone in Mid 80's.
by Ronnie Burton
Mon Mar 19, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: Paignton Congress 2018
Replies: 24
Views: 3772

Re: Paignton Congress 2018

Dates for your diary Roger.

DCCA Congress - formerly the Paignton Congress - 2- 9th September 2018 from Chess Devon Website.
by Ronnie Burton
Wed Feb 28, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: Paignton Congress 2018
Replies: 24
Views: 3772

Re: Paignton Congress 2018

You are correct Keith - Starts Sunday 2nd Sept with last round on Saturday 8th Sept. Not seen entry form yet.