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by John Sharp
Thu Jun 27, 2013 12:31 am
Forum: County Championships
Topic: Who is the worst County Tart?
Replies: 7
Views: 3255

Re: Who is the worst County Tart?

I could be the Harry Lamb you played. Or I may be his father! My eldest son's full name is Harry Michael Lamb. He was originally known as Harry but must not have liked it so he changed it to Michael :roll: when he was about 11. In the early 1980's he was still Harry. It could have been either of us...
by John Sharp
Wed Jun 26, 2013 6:52 pm
Forum: County Championships
Topic: Who is the worst County Tart?
Replies: 7
Views: 3255

Re: Who is the worst County Tart?

I have only played for three but they are in order Yorkshire Lancashire Greater Manchester What a trio! What an interesting collection of county loyalties!! Hi Harry, gosh ... all three ... you are a brave man! :) Are you the Harry Lamb I played a few times while I was at Uni in Manchester in the 1...
by John Sharp
Sun Jun 09, 2013 8:57 pm
Forum: County Championships
Topic: 2013 Final Stage
Replies: 425
Views: 30481

Re: 2013 Final Stage

Kevin Williamson wrote: After the Bedfordshire match with Hampshire yesterday I’d certainly recommend the venue at Grove (Oxfordshire) as a spacious, well equipped and (maybe most importantly!) well priced option.
Kevin, also its close to a pub where you can celebrate your win! :wink:
by John Sharp
Sat May 25, 2013 4:11 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: League Champions!
Replies: 93
Views: 9611

Re: League Champions!

See if we can get the score of the 'Most Enterprising Games' as played by Dr Brian G Dudley, (Stourbridge). He is listed, along with a host of others as a vice president of the Worcestershire Chess Association. Hi Geoff, I played in the Worcestershire League as a junior a few years later - in fact ...
by John Sharp
Wed May 22, 2013 8:56 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: League Champions!
Replies: 93
Views: 9611

Re: League Champions!

To quote Nevil Chan, Drunken Knights were chequemated in the final match against Wood Green, but claim to have won in the bar. Moving from the ridiculous to the sublime, Leighton Buzzard won the Bedfordshire League by winning the final match against Milton Keynes Graham, very magnanimous of you to ...
by John Sharp
Sun May 19, 2013 10:27 pm
Forum: County Championships
Topic: Who is the worst County Tart?
Replies: 7
Views: 3255

Re: Who is the worst County Tart?

Kevin,

We were just fortunate that I remembered to take along my 'lucky' chess set yesterday :lol:

Regards, John
by John Sharp
Sun May 19, 2013 6:14 pm
Forum: County Championships
Topic: Who is the worst County Tart?
Replies: 7
Views: 3255

Who is the worst County Tart?

Dear all, I was wondering if anyone can beat me? ... I have played for 6 counties in my days: Worcs, GM, Middlesex, Herts, Bucks and Beds Phil Makepeace runs me close with 5 and has youth on his side: Bucks, Berks, Norfolk, Shropshire and Middlesex Has anyone played for more? Regards, John